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Creating new mailboxes or users in exchange 2010

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Hi there,
From AD exchange 2010 its easy to create users and their mailboxes.  I need to know which group a person should be a part of to make new mailboxes or user in exchange 2010:
Here is what I did:
I am a domain admin:
I loged into my email, all options, manage your organization, mailbox and there is no option to create NEW mailbox or user?  I added myself into the 'Mail recepient group' still could not see any 'New mailbox creation button.  
I simply want a person from our organization to have the ability to create new users with there mailboxes on exchange 2010 via their emails.  Is it possible?
Whats the best way?
Thanks
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Hi,
Let me ask you this.  Is there anyway in OWA that a user can create mailbox for a new user?
I have a testuser and I made that user to be a member of 'helpdesk' I logged in to OWA as that testuser and went into alloptions, manage organization, user/groups and this testuser was unable to make any new mailboxes?  Is this option not available when a user logs into OWA?
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New Mailboxes can only be created through Exchange Console or Shell ..... you need to be member of 2 groups in MESG container in ActiveDirectoryUsers&Computers

1. View Only Admin group
2. Recipient Admin group

To answer your question for Helpdesk i guess you have created a RBAC and added user to it and it uses ECP

- Rancy
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