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Catch-all account for smtp domain in SBS 2003 Exchange

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I thought I had specified a catch-all email account for my Exchange server when it was installed, but maybe I'm recalling incorrectly. Was it my SBS domain ? Is there a way to specify an smtp domain catch-all email account ?
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by:Jeffrey Kane - TechSoEasy
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Generally you don't want one... the practice has been rather discontinued because it's basically a SPAM-Catch-all.  Users have also gotten the idea that if an email bounces back to them that perhaps they really did have a typo.

Are you sure you want to do this?

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yes, I do want a catch-all
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The easiest way is to use a script that has already been created to make this happen:

http://blogs.brnets.com/michael/archive/2005/12/28/1894.aspx

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bad link
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by:Jeffrey Kane - TechSoEasy
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Here's an updated one:  http://support.microsoft.com/kb/324021

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