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Is there a way to create an Exchange 2007 OWA mailbox without creating an AD user account?

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I am wondering if there is a way accomplish creating an OWA mailbox without creating a new AD user account.  I have a contractor whom I would like to create a mailbox for in our system but I don't want to create a new user account unless I actually have to by rule.  Any info would be much appreciated.

Exchange 2007 clustered servers with Windows 2003 r2 64bit
CAS server with Windows 2003 r2 64bit
No Edge server.
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Mailbox = user account.

Therefore if you want that use to have a mailbox they will need an AD account.

Simon.
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yeah I thought as much.  Thanks for the confirmation.  Excellent job as usual!!!
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