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Users Cannot Use more than 1 gb of Shared Drive

Disk Quota is on for regular users and only administrators can see/use the whole drive.

Open the Server Management console.
Expand the Advanced Management entry in the left pane.
Expand Computer Management.
Expand Storage.
Select Disk Management.
Right-click the disk volume and click Properties.
Highlight the Quota tab.
Disable or change the Disk Quota settings.

Reference: http://www.techrepublic.com/article/how-do-i-manage-disk-quotas-on-windows-server-operating-systems/6117811

Disable Shutdown Event Tracker

Go to Local Computer->Policy->Administrative Templates.

Right click, select Add Templates, select System.

Go to System, double click Display Shutdown Event Tracker, select Disabled.

Reference:
http://forums.techarena.in/windows-server-help/1016561.htm
http://www.petri.co.il/disable_shutdown_event_tracker_in_windows_2003.htm