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Powershell to calculate amount of space used in a database

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Hi there,

I need a script that will calculate the amount of space each person is using in Exchange 2007. In MB please.

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by:jorlando66
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Get-MailboxStatistics | Sort-Object TotalItemSize –Descending | ft DisplayName,@{ expression={$_.TotalItemSize.Value.ToKB()}},ItemCount

Change KB to MB for megabyte display or GB to gigabyte..
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Get-MailboxStatistics | Sort-Object TotalItemSize –Descending | ft DisplayName,@{ expression={$_.TotalItemSize.Value.ToKB()}},ItemCount >>c:\mail.txt

Will pipe the results to c:\mail.txt
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by:endital1097
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do you want to include the deleted item retention
this breaks it down by mailbox with both
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by:endital1097
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it erased my code

Get-Mailbox | ForEach-Object { $stats = Get-MailboxStatistics $_.Name ;
$size = $stats.totalitemsize.value.tomb() + $stats.totaldeleteditemsize.value.tomb();
write-host $stats.displayname $size }
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