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Issues with Jet Databases on Compressed Drives
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NoticeThis article contains a reference to the MDSS utility, which is a utility that Microsoft Support provides as-is and does not support. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, about the performance or reliability of the MDSS utility.
Do not put files that are managed by extensible storage engine (ESENT or ESE) on a compressed drive. Placing a Microsoft Jet database on a compressed drive may cause write-through delays that can cause Jet database corruption.
To avoid a possible data loss that may be caused by a corrupted database, make sure not to put the following items on a compressed drive. Note that this list includes any Jet-related files such as DIT files, logs, checkpoints, and temporary databases:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/151789/ )Error -1018 (JET_errReadVerifyFailure)
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/327772/ )Database Does Not Mount and You receive error 0xfffff05b after you apply Service Pack 3
Article ID: 318116 - Last Review: August 8, 2012 - Revision: 6.0