How to clear Exchange queues

Someone posted that Exchange was generating .log files at the rate of 3 per minute! Here’s what Chad Gross responded: Someone is sending a lot of mail through this server.  First thing I would recommend is closing port 25 on the server to effectively disconnect Exchange from the internet. Next, open Exchange System Manager | Servers | <servername> | Queues.  If you have a slew of outbound queues, click the ‘Disable Outbound Mail’ button, then start cleaning up the Queues: Highlight a Queue, click ‘Find Messages’, change ‘Number of messages…’ to 10000 and click ‘Find Now’.  Select all messages, right-click … Continue reading How to clear Exchange queues