I have a user where this file has grown to over 200GB. Is there a way to compress or delete the file to free this ungodly amount of used space for a data file?
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This is an issue I have come across recently.
If you have turned on debug logging for the client then the file can grow to a huge size in excess of 300G or more.
I found this was only happening to certain users not all.
To fix you need to turn off debug log level and only use this mode for trouble-shooting.
You'll then need to shutdown forticlient on the laptop, then you can simply delete the fclog.dat file.
The file is automatically recreated once the client is restarted.
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Thanks isamt. This was something I tried before posting on here but couldn't delete the file. I tried it again today and the file has successfully been deleted.