Solved

Auto empty Mailbox on Exchange

Posted on 2004-08-27
4
4,017 Views
Last Modified: 2011-07-01
hello.

There is any way to auto empty an exchange mailbox after one day or so ?
I need to be able to empty totally the mailbox of an user or autoempty a public folder without using Outlook.
Is there any tool out there or script or maybe some batch job ??
0
Comment
Question by:George Sas
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 104

Expert Comment

by:Sembee
ID: 11912066
Which version of Exchange?

Simon.
0
 
LVL 13

Author Comment

by:George Sas
ID: 11912159
Exchange 2000-2003.
0
 
LVL 104

Accepted Solution

by:
Sembee earned 500 total points
ID: 11912548
Mailbox manager will do this for you.

You can see Mailbox Manager in the following way:

ESM, Recipient Policies. Right click on Default Policy and choose "Change Property Pages". Enable "Mailbox Manager Settings".
Then right click on Default Policy again and choose Properties. You should have a new tab "Mailbox Manager".

However you are going to have to create a new Policy for the mailboxes that you want to delete the messages from, otherwise it will affect all users.

Simon.
0
 
LVL 13

Author Comment

by:George Sas
ID: 11912790
Right , this is what I needed ... how could I forget about the damn recipient policy.
Thank you , you deserve the points , I'm stupid :)
0

Featured Post

Are your AD admin tools letting you down?

Managing Active Directory can get complicated.  Often, the native tools for managing AD are just not up to the task.  The largest Active Directory installations in the world have relied on one tool to manage their day-to-day administration tasks: Hyena. Start your trial today.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

We are happy to announce a brand new addition to our line of acclaimed email signature management products – CodeTwo Email Signatures for Office 365.
Read this checklist to learn more about the 15 things you should never include in an email signature.
In this video we show how to create a mailbox database in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.: First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Servers >> Data…
To show how to generate a certificate request in Exchange 2013. We show this process by using the Exchange Admin Center. Log into Exchange Admin Center.:  First we need to log into the Exchange Admin Center. Navigate to the Servers >> Certificates…

770 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question