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  • Display mailbox size in Exchange 2007

    To display mailbox size in Exchange 2007 run this command in Exchange Management Shell. get-mailboxstatistics | fl displayname, totalitemsize To pipe the output into a text file. get-mailboxstatistics | fl displayname, totalitemsize > c:\mailboxsize.txt veiwing mailbox sizes in exchange 2007

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    When you have a user account disabled in Active Directory the users mailbox still receives e-mail. To end this behavior you need to delete the user account in Active Directory (this also deletes the mailbox) or disabling the mailbox in Exchange Management Console. Disabling the mailbox in EMC actually deletes the mailbox.

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  • Access denied when adding TCP/IP printer port in Windows 2008

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