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Set mailbox quota policy per org unit or department

Posted on 2011-03-24
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I am trying to apply a mailbox quota to certain mailboxes only. How do I do this without manually going to each mailbox and setting? For instance can I apply  policy for a department or org unit? Or any other field? Surely there is an easy way to do this?

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by:hallcomis
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Create a new database and move the mailboxes that need the quotas to the new DB.  Configure the appropriate quotas unther the limits tab on the DB properties page.
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by:ITAS01
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So if you have lots of departments or policy set up a new database? Whilst this may work is there another way?

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Damien
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Sikhumbuzo Ntsada earned 500 total points
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I thnk it is easer with OUs / Dept, here is an example I use:

get-mailbox -OrganizationalUnit Claims | Set-Mailbox -ProhibitSendQouta 200MB
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