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Office 365: Increase Mailbox Size

Like most things, there is a predefined default, and at some point in time, there will be a need to deviate from this. Office 365 Admins should have an understanding of those and setup procedures to increase the size for individuals or the organization when the need arises To increase the Office 365 Mailbox size […]

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Tech Short: Use Dsquery tool to manage group memberships On-Prem to Office 365

  I had mentioned in a previous post about the inability to self service groups. Problem: on-premises distribution group is synced to a Microsoft Office 365 organization through Active Directory synchronization, migrated users who are owners of the distribution group can’t manage it in Microsoft Exchange Online Solution: Use the Exchange Tools (But we no longer […]

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Office 365: Self Service of Distribution Groups

The ability to self service the creation of distributions groups has been a feature for quite some time in my Exchange experiences.  Now that I am in Office 365 / Exchange Online this functionally is no longer available for synced groups. This now forces the enlistment of the support department to facilitate all mortification for […]

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Tech Short: Convert a Mailbox, Exchange 2013

Here are some steps that worked for me in converting a user mailbox to a shared mailbox. Info: You can convert the following mailboxes from one type to another User mailbox to resource mailbox Shared mailbox to user mailbox Shared mailbox to resource mailbox Resource mailbox to user mailbox Resource mailbox to shared mailbox Example reason […]

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How-To Technical

Tech Short: List all shared mailboxes, Exchange 2013

Quick an simple power shell line to list all shared mailboxes in your Exchange 2013 environment. Get-Mailbox -ResultSize Unlimited -RecipientTypeDetails SharedMailbox   What’s a Shared Mailbox A shared mailbox is a mailbox that multiple users can use to read and send email messages. Shared mailboxes can also be used to provide a common calendar, allowing […]