Solved

AD account deleted but not the mailbox (Exchange 2k3) - how can I connect a user to it

Posted on 2011-03-09
5
444 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Someone (long story) deleted a user account but not the exchange mailbox.  I have created a temp user account but don't know how to connect it to the mailbox.  Is this posisble and how?

Thanks!
0
Comment
Question by:GDavis193
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 3
5 Comments
 
LVL 8

Accepted Solution

by:
ragnarok89 earned 250 total points
ID: 35088577
0
 

Author Comment

by:GDavis193
ID: 35088747
Not applicable - in step 1 it references deleteing the mailbox from the user account in AD.  That user account was already deleted.
0
 
LVL 5

Assisted Solution

by:Stewart Beel
Stewart Beel earned 250 total points
ID: 35088871
Just skip step 1, the article still seems valid for your question

Also this article describes how to recover a deleted AD account if that is something you want to do
http://www.petri.co.il/manually-undeleting-objects-windows-active-directory-ad.htm
0
 

Assisted Solution

by:GDavis193
GDavis193 earned 0 total points
ID: 35088897
nevermind - I figured it out.

I just had to run the cleanup agent first then the document worked fine.

Thanks!
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:GDavis193
ID: 35126441
thanks
0

Featured Post

Announcing the Most Valuable Experts of 2016

MVEs are more concerned with the satisfaction of those they help than with the considerable points they can earn. They are the types of people you feel privileged to call colleagues. Join us in honoring this amazing group of Experts.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Check out this step-by-step guide for using the newly updated Experts Exchange mobile app—released on May 30.
After seeing many questions for JRNL_WRAP_ERROR for replication failure, I thought it would be useful to write this article.
This video discusses moving either the default database or any database to a new volume.
There are cases when e.g. an IT administrator wants to have full access and view into selected mailboxes on Exchange server, directly from his own email account in Outlook or Outlook Web Access. This proves useful when for example administrator want…

729 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question