How to enable or disable mailbox forwarding for Exchange Server 2007 mailbox users.
How to use the Exchange Server 2010 Management Shell to calculate the size of multiple mailboxes.
This article demonstrates how to use the Exchange 2010 Management Shell to reconnect or restore disconnected mailboxes for users in the organization.
A lot of businesses want to be able to track who accesses mailboxes in the organization, and who takes certain actions such as deleting mailbox items. This is particularly true where mailboxes are accessed by delegates, for example when a senior manager has several people who access and manage their mailbox, or for shared mailboxes such as those used by sales and support teams.
In the Exchange Management Console when a mailbox is selected the actions pane shows two tasks; Disable and Remove. These two tasks are often misunderstood by new Exchange administrators.
This tutorial demonstrates how to use a text file with a list of mailbox names as the input for an Exchange Server 2007 or 2010 mailbox migration using PowerShell.
For an Exchange administrator there are a lot of different situations in which they may need to know how many mailboxes are in the organization. Fortunately this is made easy in Exchange Server 2010 with a few simple PowerShell commands.
In Exchange Server 2003 the last logon time for a mailbox was visible in the Exchange System Manager. For Exchange Server 2007 and 2010 the last logon time was removed from the Exchange Management Console, and so we need to use a differnet method to find this information.
Mailbox moves in previous versions of Exchange were interactive in nature, in that a wizard, script or shell command was used to move the mailbox and it occured in real time. In Exchange Server 2010 mailbox moves are now handled using move requests.
n Exchange Server 2010 the Exchange Management Console doesn't provide a way to visually locate mailboxes that have no storage quota, or mailboxes that have a non-standard storage quota configured. However you can find mailbox storage quota settings quickly using the Exchange Management Shell.