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Exchange Server 2007 Powershell to successfully export all user email to PST

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Hi All,

Can anyone please assist me with the Exchange Server 2007 Powershell to successfully export all user email to PST, ideally one username one PST in a specific OU.

Is this possible to export all of the Archived emails as well ? (archived with Symantec Enterprise Vaults v8)

the end goal is to be able to import this into Exchange Server 2010
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by:Stelian Stan
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To export a mailbox to a PST file run:

Export-Mailbox -Identity TestUser -PSTFolderPath C:\temp

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To be able to run this successful you need a 32 bit machine (Windows Xp, 7 or 8) runnning the Exchange Management Tools.
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Thomas Grassi earned 100 total points
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I just went thru this

see my blog

http://www.experts-exchange.com/blogs/trgrassijr55/

http:/ /technet.m icrosoft.com/en-us/library /bb266964( d=pdnter, v=exchg. 80).aspx
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You can use following command to export all user mailboxes from a specific OU..
Get-Mailbox -OrganizationalUnit "test.com/Test/Users" | Export-Mailbox -PSTFolderPath C:\pst

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As mentioned above, to export mailbox data to .pst file, you must run the Export-Mailbox cmdlet from a 32-bit computer. You need to install the 32-bit version of the Exchange management tools and Outlook 2003 SP2 or a later version on the computer.

Export-Mailbox will not export the archived emails from EV, you need to export it separately. If I am not wrong you need to do it from the EV console.
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Here is a reference for Exporting Enterprise Vault mails to PST
http://exchangeengine.wordpress.com/2012/03/01/exporting-enterprise-vault-mails-to-pst/
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Hi Subsun, when I do the export from the Enteprise Vault, it can only export the archived emails not all the new emails ?
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Enteprise Vault will have only archived emails..
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Thanks for the reply to all, now I got this error

Error occurred in the step: Moving messages. Failed to copy messages to the destination mailbox store with error: MAPI or an unspecified service provider. ID no: 00000000-0000-00000000
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While exporting from Exchange?? if yes is it happening for all mailboxes?
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by:Senior IT System Engineer
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All good Man, it was due to the incorrect login that I'm using to execute the script.
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Thanks
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