Viewing the drive properties of a recovery point

You can view the following drive properties of a recovery point:


A user-assigned comment that is associated with the recovery point.

Original drive letter

The original drive letter that was assigned to the drive.

Cluster size

The cluster size (in bytes) of the FAT, FAT32, or NTFS drive.

File system

The file system type used within the drive. For example, FAT, FAT32, or NTFS.


The selected drive's status as either a primary partition or a logical partition.


The total size (in MB) of the drive. This total includes used space and unused space.

Used space

The amount of used space (in MB) within the drive.

Unused space

The amount of unused space (in MB) within the drive.

Contains bad sectors

Indicates if there are any bad sectors on the drive.

Cleanly quiesced

Indicates whether the database application quiesced properly when a recovery point was created.

To view the drive properties of a recovery point

  1. In the Recovery Point Browser, in the tree panel, click the recovery point that contains the drive that you want to view.

  2. Select a drive.

  3. Do one of the following:

    • On the File menu, click Properties.

    • Right-click the recovery point, and then click Properties.