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Posted Friday, August 30, 2013 4:55 AM



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Since it's happening overnight, there has to be a process that is getting run overnight. Do you have scheduled jobs. If so, what are they doing?

I wouldn't suggest rebooting the server over and over as a fix. Instead, leave it where it is, figure out what the issue is, then determine if you just need a bigger tempdb or if it can be shrunk permanently because you've fixed the issue.

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