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create forwarding address in exchange 2010

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how do i create an email address that can be used to forward emails to others in exch 2010?

eg: i will create test@test.com and whenever an email is sent here it just forwards to 6 users.
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Question by:datatechdc
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by:Red_Tech
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I believe you want a distribution group.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb124513.aspx
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by:Stelian Stan
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Create that account "test@test.com" and in EMC go to Properties of that mailbox and under Mail Flow Setting -> Delivery Options -> Forward to (add those 6 users)
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by:datatechdc
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so create a new user?
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by:Geodash
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Red is correct, use a distribution group, then add the users you want it to go to to the group.
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by:Stelian Stan
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YES. Create a new user using EMC (Exchange Management Console) and follow my steps above.
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by:datatechdc
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they want to send these emails from blackberry and they are using BIS, they cant send emails to the distribution group from a blackberry can they? does a distribution group get an email address assigned
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by:Geodash
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Correct me if I am wrong, but I think you can only place one forwarding address if you go with Clony's option. I don't remember though off hand.
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by:Red_Tech
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Or you could create a Distribution Group

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8XouIBb4blc
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by:Geodash
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Yes, a distribution group has an assigned email address then exchange routes to the correct recipients.
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Stelian Stan earned 100 total points
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In that case is better to create a distribution group. And yes you can send emails to a distribution group.
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