Pjman - 1:35 pm on Jan 24, 2012 (gmt 0)
Funny you mention indexed pages. I have a inactive forum that I have been waiting to be removed from the index. I first "noindex"ed it for a month and now block it with robots.txt.
When I first decided to deindex it, it had 8,000 indexed pages.
Now it has 14,000 indexed pages.