Where are secondary smtp addresses determined

Hello Everyone,

When I enable mail on a public folder, it receives 2 secondary smtp addresses, and Im just wondering where they originate from.

Thanks
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rakeshmiglaniConnect With a Mentor Commented:
so, that is the answer
the public folders are getting the secondary smtp address from the configured recipient policy
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greesh_hemCommented:
What are the type of secondary addresses that you see ,are those SMTP addresses as well
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Methodman85Author Commented:
Yes sorry, secondary smtp addresses are generated whenever a mail enable a public folder.
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Methodman85Author Commented:
Whenever I*
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rakeshmiglaniCommented:
is the secondary smtp address also generated when you create a user account?
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rakeshmiglaniCommented:
what filter do you have configured in the recipient policy?
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Methodman85Author Commented:
Yes it is.
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rakeshmiglaniCommented:
can you check the filter in the recipient policy and let us know if it also includes public folders?
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Methodman85Author Commented:
Yes it does, it includes everything including Public Folders.
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tigermattConnect With a Mentor Commented:
All email addresses are distributed in Exchange to all mail-enabled objects as a result of the Recipient Policy. You can have one or more recipient policies, which can each assign more than one SMTP address to a user, public folder or other Exchange-enabled object in Active Directory. In your case, you must have a second SMTP address listed on one of your recipient policies - that is being applied automatically by Exchange, along with the default address, when you mail enable the public folder.

-tigermatt
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Methodman85Author Commented:
Ah, I see all of them now under the Default Policy, we have others listed and I didn't see anything listed within them so I was a bit lost.
Thank you both very much.
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