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Powershell script for Bulk Mailbox movement in Exchange 2007

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Can i get Powershell script for Bulk Mailbox movement from one exchange 2007 mailbox server to other Exchange 2007 Mailbox Server in Same Exchange organization
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by:5g6tdcv4
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Get-Mailbox –Database “servername\First Storage Group\sg1” | Move-Mailbox –TargetDatabase “servername\First Storage Group\sg2'
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by:Akhater
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more likely

get-mailbox -server ServerToRemove | move-mailbox -TargetDatabase  “ServerToAdd\First Storage Group\MailboxDatabase"
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by:Kartik2011
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Well i think the commands given will move all the mailbox in particular database. But i want to move some of the mailboxes not all for eg:- want to move 30 outoff 50 mailbox from Exchange database SG1 to Exchange database SG2 can anyone help me on this
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create a txt file with you users then run,
Get-Content C:\users.txt | Move-Mailbox -TargetDatabase  “destservername\First Storage Group\sg2' -Confirm:$false
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Simply use the result size parameter, the below will move 30 mailboxes for example

get-mailbox -server ServerToRemove -resultsize 30 | move-mailbox -TargetDatabase  “ServerToAdd\First Storage Group\MailboxDatabase"
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by:Kartik2011
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Hi,

Please let me know hoe the content of txt filr should be. i mean what ad attribute we have use and in what format.
Also can we use csv file if yes how its format should be.
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by:5g6tdcv4
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Just the username
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BElliot
EEvans
JKarcher
LYang


thats the format for the text file
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by:Kartik2011
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Well answer was not complete with all details
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