existing users missiing when creating a new mailbox on Exchange 2010

Posted on 2011-03-25
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Situation: migrating from SBS 2003 to SRV 2K8 STD with Exchange 2010
1 single Forest with 1 domain (domain.local)

Every mailbox is moved to the new Exchange 2010 server

Exchange 2010 has also Domain Services role (+ GC)

problem : when creating a new user mailbox for existing users only a few users are shown in the list (users whithout a malboix are shown)

I have read this article already ; ran AD shema diagnostic tool , no problems found

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Question by:antwerp2007
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Every moved mailbox to Exchange 2010 is available (shown) in Mailboxes - ESM console EXCH2010

read this article but i do not have the same problem because i can see the mailboxes on the Exchange 2010 server

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Whenever you are creating a new mailbox is will not show you objects that are already mailbox-enabled because they cannot have more than one mailbox
This reduces the results making it easier to find the correct object

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