exchange management shell

Scripting Exchange 2013 Installation and Configuration

Scripting Exchange 2013 Installation and Configuration Scripting Exchange 2013 Installation and Configuration lets you deploy Exchange 2013 quickly and with minimal interaction. The result is an Exchange 2013 server with a basic configuration able to send and receive emails.   The benefit of scripting the installation and basic configuration of Exchange 2013 is that it is […]

Create a spreadsheet showing members of a distribution group

Create a spreadsheet showing members of a distribution group A simple Exchange Management Shell (EMS) command to create a spreadsheet showing members of a distribution group. I have tried this using Active Directory shell as well but found the Exchange Management Shell worked out much better. Here is the command: get-distributiongroup -identity “yourdistributiongroupname” | get-distributiongroupmember […]

Grant permission to public folder and subfolders

How to grant permission to public folder and subfolders. One frustration Exchange admins experience when trying to use the public folder management console is having to manually set the permissions on each individual public folder instead of being able to set it at a parent folder then have the permissions propagate to child items. Thankfully the Exchange Management Shell allows us […]

Get Exchange 2010 mailbox size for all users

Get Exchange 2010 mailbox size for all users with Get-MailboxStatistics. Get-MailboxStatistics is a great EMS cmdlet for reporting on mailbox storage usage and the Export-CSV cmdlet gives you further options for manipulating and presenting the data. To get Exchange 2010 mailbox size for all users including the deleted items and export it to a CSV […]

Exchange 2010 grant user permission to all calendars

Grant user permission to all calendars in Exchange 2010 There are a few methods around for achieving this but I do it this way and have found it to be far simpler than some of the alternative scripts I have found. To grant user permission to all calendars in Exchange 2010 run the below in Exchange 2010 management shell […]