How to set quota Management in Windows Server 2016

Quota management is a valuable feature that allows you to restrict the storage capacity of shared resources in Windows Server 2016.

Step 1: Start by logging into the Windows Server 2016. Then, on the Server Manager’s dashboard, click on “Manage” and select “Add Roles and Features.
Step 2: On the “Before you begin” screen click “Next”.
Step 3: Select “Role-based or feature-based installation” and click “Next”.
Step 4: Select your destination server and click “Next”.
Step 5: On the “Select Server roles” dashboard, expand “File and Storage Services” and “File and iSCSI Services”. Then select “File Server Resource Manager”.
Step 6: On the window that pops up, Click the “Add Features” button to incorporate the required features. Click “Next”.
Step 7: If you do not need to add any extra features, just leave the default settings and click “Next”.
Step 8: Confirm the installation selections and Click “Install” to start the process.
Step 9: After the installation process is complete, click the “Close” button.

Now, you can set the quote limits via ‘File and Storage Services’ feature.

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