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Add proxyaddresses to Distribution Groups

Posted on 2010-11-19
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Hi all,

I try to add additionnal proxyaddresses to Distribution group but nothing happens and i have no error. My command is:


Get-QADgroup -Service 'DC:389' -Identity "groupName" | Add-QADProxyAddress -Address 'addresse' -Type SMTP

Can you help me
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Question by:makanzore
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by:Tony Johncock
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Get-QADgroup is added by Quest's Activeroles Management Shell for AD, not native PowerShell commands - I assume you've added this?

http://www.quest.com/powershell/activeroles-server.aspx

Not sure if this will work, as I'm taking it from the manual (I don't have the tools installed):

$pw = read-host "Enter password" -AsSecureString

connect-QADService -service 'server.company.com:389' -ConnectionAccount 'company\administrator' -ConnectionPassword $pw

Get-QADgroup -Identity 'groupName' | Add-QADProxyAddress -Address 'address' -Type SMTP

Or possibly just Get-QADGroup 'Group' | Add-QADProxyAddress -Address 'smtp:address2@company.com'




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Akhater earned 500 total points
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I am not sure I understood your request you just want to add an smtp address for the group ??

$DG = Get-DistributionGroup DGName
$DG .emailAddresses += "smtp:test123@domain.com"
Get-DistributionGroup DGName -emailAddresses $DG.emailAddresses
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by:makanzore
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The two solution don't work
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by:Akhater
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my solution works I use it everyday

what error are you having
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by:Tony Johncock
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I think he meant my two, Akh
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by:Akhater
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sorry my bad i have a typo the last one should be set-DistributionGroup

$DG = Get-DistributionGroup DGName
$DG .emailAddresses += "smtp:test123@domain.com"
Set-DistributionGroup DGName -emailAddresses $DG.emailAddresses
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by:Tony Johncock
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Lol...you are welcome, makanzore.
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