Get-MailboxStatistics not working with Powershell on Exchange 2007?

I open up Powershell 1.0 on Exchange 2007 and at the prompt I type in Get-MailboxStatistics <username> and it says:

The term 'Get-MailboxStatistics' is not recognized as a cmdlet, function, operable program, or script file. Verify the
term and try again.
At line:1 char:21
+ Get-MailboxStatistics <<<<


What am I doing wrong?
BryceRichertAsked:
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QlemoConnect With a Mentor Batchelor, Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
You need to use the Exchange Admin Console for that. The link should be installed on your desktop. It starts PowerShell with an extension set of cmdlets, which Get-MailboxStatistics is one of it. The complete command is:

powershell.exe -PSConsoleFile "C:\Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\bin\exshell.psc1" -noexit -command ". 'C:\Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\bin\Exchange.ps1'"
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BryceRichertAuthor Commented:
got it thanks.
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