Manage Mailboxes

Is there a way to see the most active mailboxes?  I want to beable to monitor which users are the most active and move them to different stores so that I don't have all of my heavey users one one store.
woodwarsAsked:
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bsharathCommented:
Message tracking is the best way.
If not enabled enable it
http://www.msexchange.org/tutorials/Exchange-2003-Message-Tracking-Logging.html
Then put in the username on by one and see who receives mails more per day or per week and then you can move them according to usage.
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TWBitCommented:
In the Exchange System Manager, drill down to your mailboxes (Server/First Storage Group/Store/Mailboxes).  You will see the size of the mailbox and the total number of items.  You can decide if the size or volume constitute a "heavy/active" user.
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woodwarsAuthor Commented:
Is that the only way?
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TWBitCommented:
I certainly can't say that is the _only_ way to do it, but it is the first thing that came to mind, as well as probably the quickest and easiest way to determine the resources being used - no programming, seaching logs, etc.
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woodwarsAuthor Commented:
What I am looking for is a way to see who is sending and receiving the most email in a day/week etc.
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TWBitCommented:
Yeah, that's definitely 3rd party or you'll spend all your time analyzing logs, etc.  I found this on a Google search.  Seems like what you're looking for, but I'm sure it's just one of dozens...

http://www.promodag.com/ad/TGNX/prodlisting.aspx
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woodwarsAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the help.  Might me something that I can start working on.  Seems to me that it would be a great tool to use for managing server/network performance, maybe???
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TWBitCommented:
Post back if you find any util.  I'd be interested.  Although since I block music and video attachments, I'm not too concerned with the hundreds of one-line emails the kids send all day :)
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woodwarsAuthor Commented:
I leave it open for a couple of days them I'll close this.  Thanks for your input.
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SembeeCommented:
Most utilities will base their information on message tracking, so if you don't have message tracking turned on then you need to turn it on.
If you have cash to burn then Quest Message Stats is far and away the best tool for this job. However it is also the most expensive.

Alternatives include Promodag as listed above and Mail Detective from Advsoft.

Simon.
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bsharathCommented:
Did any of  these help...
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