Modifying the Minimum BLOB Storage Size

You can modify the minimum BLOB storage size for each content database from the default size of 5 MB to 1MB.

  1. Start the SharePoint Management Shell.
  2. At the Windows PowerShell command prompt, type the following commands to modify the minimum BLOB storage size.

    $cdb=get-SPContentDatabase ContentDatabaseName



  3. From Internet Information Services (IIS), restart the application pool for the changes to get affected.

    You can also restart IIS from the command line using the following command.

    iisreset -noforce