Files disappearing randomly from file server W2K

By rramos ·
We have a weird situation in our office where files from the file server were randomly disappearing leaving the folders or sub-folders appear to be intact, but when you open it there are no files to be found.

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Have you...

by cmiller5400 In reply to Files disappearing random ...

Have you turned on auditing to see who or what is deleting those files?

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Auditing is on

by rramos In reply to Have you...

Yes, we had the auditing turned-on to monitor what was going on in the server; however, what was odd though from the log files was that on 1/16/10, 3:49PM the auditing did not register any logs after that time. At 3:51PM & 3:52PM of the same day, one folder with its sub-folfers were modified and all files (pdf, xls, docs) were missing (approx. 5GB). No trace that it was deleted until one of the user's check the folder and sub-folders, then notified me.

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Pesky Gremlins....

by CG IT In reply to Auditing is on

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