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change ownership of a mailbox to a user that is already in AD in exchange 2007

I have a issue where i have just migrated from NT4 and exchange 5.5 to win 2003 standard and exchange 2007 the problem is during migration i had some account problems and now i need to place mailbox back with the correct user. How can i change the owner of a mailbox in exchange 07 when the user is already in AD
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thehidd3n
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mass2612Commented:
Hi,

Does the existing user already have a mailbox? Is the mailbox in the disconnected area? If it is then you should be able to reconnect the mailbox to the existing user.

See "Reconnecting Mailboxes"
http://www.msexchange.org/tutorials/Managing-mailboxes-Exchange-Server-2007-Part2.html
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thehidd3nAuthor Commented:
Mailbox already attached to user, and the correct user the mailbox is meant to be attached to isn't but it will still not let me
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bluetabCommented:
This link almost fits your scenario to a T.  It should work for you as well:
http://exchangeis.com/forums/thread/66.aspx
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