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Exporting a mailbox in Exchange 2010

We recently migrated from Exchange 2003 to Exchange 2010.  There is no Exmerge in Exchange 2010 and I have mailboxes that need to be exported.  I've seen articles that say to use the Export-Mailbox cmdlet as well as the New-MailboxExportRequest cmdlet in EMS to export a mailbox.  Neither of these cmdlets are recognized.  Is there anything else I can try?  We are running Exchange 2010 Enterprise Edition SP1.

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Glen KnightCommented:
You first need to give the user the appropriate permissions.  Create a Security Group and add the user you want in to that group.

To do that run the following from the Exchange Management Shell:

New-ManagementRoleAssignment –Name “MailboxImportExport” –SecurityGroup “your_group_name" –Role “Mailbox Import Export”
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dmwynneCommented:
This is what I use for Exchange 2007.  I believe it should work for 2010.

1.      Grant the account you run this under full perms on the user's mailbox.
2.      Login to a machine as account with full perms on the mailbox.  The machine must be a 32 bit OS with the Exchange 2007 management tools installed in my environment.
3.      Open the Exchange management shell.
4.      Run the following command:
Export-mailbox –identity username –pstfolderpath “c:\psts\username.pst” –confirm:$false

Username = user login
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chakkoCommented:
it should be the new-mailboxexportrequest command.

Here is an example command that I use:

New-MailboxexportRequest -mailbox user_name -filepath \\server\d$\export\user_name.pst
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MetallimirkCommented:
You can export to a PST using the New-MailboxExportRequest cmdlet

Follow the URL below for more details:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee633455.aspx 
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jmerullaAuthor Commented:
When I try running the New-MailboxExportRequest cmdlet I get an error message that "The term 'New-MailboxExportRequest' is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet."
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Glen KnightCommented:
Did you add the permissions as per my previous post?

If not, what you are seeing is correct
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jmerullaAuthor Commented:
Yes I did apply the permission settings.  Here is the full output

[PS] C:\Windows\system32>New-MailboxExportRequest -Mailbox malcolme -FilePath "c:\MALCOLME.pst"
The term 'New-MailboxExportRequest' is not recognized as the name of a cmdlet, function, script file, or operable program. Check the spelling of the name,
 or if a path was included, verify that the path is correct and try again.
At line:1 char:25
+ New-MailboxExportRequest <<<<  -Mailbox malcolme -FilePath "c:\MALCOLME.pst"
    + CategoryInfo          : ObjectNotFound: (New-MailboxExportRequest:String) [], CommandNotFoundException
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : CommandNotFoundException

[PS] C:\Windows\system32>
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chakkoCommented:
try a UNC path for the destination
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jmerullaAuthor Commented:
Nope did not work
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chakkoCommented:
are you sure you have SP1 version?

try this:
Get-ExchangeServer | fl name,edition,admindisplayversion

Also, try closing your EM Shell window and open a new window again
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jmerullaAuthor Commented:
Closing and then reopening EMS seems to have done the trick
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