Best Practice following user name change: Exchange 2003

Name changed due to marriage. How best to preserve old mail, route new mail addressed to old name to new inbox, etc.
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You really do not need a new Inbox. I create a new SMTP address and make it the Primary. Leave the old SMTP address in the Exchange properties of the user, so they will get their mail that may have been sent to the old address. Finally, change the last name in the display name Properties of the Exchange user, so they will show up in the GAL with the new name.

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Excellent answer itnetworkn.  Just one additional to that, you may have to uncheck "Automatically update email addresses based on e-mail address policy" checkbox to make the SMTP changes that itnetworkn stated.
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