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How can i empty the user mailbox from exchange 2007 server

Posted on 2008-06-11
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Hi,

I am using exchange 2007 SP 1 server and i hve one mailbox with 7GB mails and now user wanted me to clean up his mailbox from server.

Is anyone knows any command to clean the mailbox.

Saathiya
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Download it to a pst instead of working in cached mode.
You can also delete and purge the mailbox.
http://www.msexchange.org/tutorials/Mailbox-Management.html
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What i do is to load the users profile onto my laptop, then i just delete all his mail like that.

No hassles.

I have done it to mailboxes that are +- 10GB, so 7GB shouldn't be a problem.
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