How can I format logoname and default email address when adding users?

When I add users, I use a template.
How can I format the logonname and e-mail adress?

Should be something like %Firstname%FirstletterLastname and %Firstname.$
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Chris DentPowerShell DeveloperCommented:

I'm not quite sure about the username, we generate all our accounts with scripts so we don't have to worry about whatever it defaults to.

For the e-mail address are you using Exchange on there? If so you need to modify your Recipient Policy. The format you want is:

You may have to do that through once of the wizards, afraid I'm not sure on that one, but hopefully someone will be along later to confirm. If not it's:

Exchange System Manager
Recipient Policies
Default Policy (unless you have others configured)
E-mail Addresses Policy Tab

Then edit the e-mail address there.

Jeffrey Kane - TechSoEasyPrincipal ConsultantCommented:
I'm a bit confused.  When you use the add-user wizard, you enter the person's first and last names.  Then, under login name there is a drop down box which offers you choices on which format you want to use for login.  It then changes the email alias to that same format.

howartAuthor Commented:
Yes Jeff,

Thats what I  see but I want the userlogin (FistnameBeginletter_from_lastname) and the e-mail in a diff format.
And a "." between first- and lastname.

If I can format the choices the wizard gives me I am happy.
Saves me some typing.

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Jeffrey Kane - TechSoEasyPrincipal ConsultantCommented:
I'm afraid it would require editing the wizard in Visual Studio... not really sure if that's what you want to do.

howartAuthor Commented:
If you can tell me where I can find the script, I am going to have a look at it.
Jeffrey Kane - TechSoEasyPrincipal ConsultantCommented:
It's an exe file, C:\Program Files\Microsoft Windows Small Business Server\Administration\addusr.exe

howartAuthor Commented:
can't edit those:)

Got myself some scripts from the net. How to bulk import users and create users and their mailboxes.
Looks promising.
Jeffrey Kane - TechSoEasyPrincipal ConsultantCommented:
Those aren't SBS scripts, I'm guessing.  Make sure that you don't use regular Server 2003 scripts.... because there are a bunch of other items which are needed for SBS.

howartAuthor Commented:
Decided to use a keyboard macro just copy and paste from excel sheet where formatted the First -lastname, userlogin en de e-mail adress
but thx any way
Jeffrey Kane - TechSoEasyPrincipal ConsultantCommented:
sounds like a good fix...

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