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Posted on 2013-02-01
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Ladies and Gents,

I am looking to modify the following code:

$content = get-content "c:\test.txt"
start-transcript C:\exportmailbox.txt
foreach ($user in $content){
$Access = (Get-Mailbox $user | Get-MailboxPermission | where {$_AccessRights -eq "FullAccess"}).User
if($Access -notcontains "domain\username"){
add-mailboxpermission -Id $user -User “testadmin” -AccessRights FullAccess -Deny:$false}
export-mailbox $user -IncludeFolders "\Inbox","\Sent Items","\Deleted Items" -pstfolderpath c:\$user._Mailbox.pst
stop-transcript}

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The specific section would be the

pstfolderpath c:\$user._Mailbox.pst

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I would like to do the following:

lets assume the following:

The Users Name is "John Smith"
Then I would like the pstfolderpath to read pstfolderpath c:\jsmith.pst

Assume that the Active Directory account name for John Smith does not contain jsmith as the return.
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Question by:itguy565
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Rajitha Chimmani earned 500 total points
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You can try the code below to get JSmith as file name. What do you want the name to be if AD account name has Jsmith?

$content = get-content "c:\test.txt"
start-transcript C:\exportmailbox.txt
foreach ($user in $content){
$Access = (Get-Mailbox $user | Get-MailboxPermission | where {$_AccessRights -eq "FullAccess"}).User
if($Access -notcontains "domain\username"){
[string]$Filename =  $user.substring(0,1)+$user.split(" ")[1]
add-mailboxpermission -Id $user -User “testadmin” -AccessRights FullAccess -Deny:$false}
export-mailbox $user -IncludeFolders "\Inbox","\Sent Items","\Deleted Items" -pstfolderpath c:\$Filename.pst
stop-transcript}

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by:itguy565
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What do you want the name to be if AD account name has Jsmith?

if the AD already shows "jsmith" then leave the value jsmith.
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by:Rajitha Chimmani
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I mean what you want the name of the file to be? Is it the AD account name or "First letter of first name and last name" as in JSmith?
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by:itguy565
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Yes,

The file  should be "jsmith.pst" even if the name in active directory says otherwise.

Thanks for you assistance thus far.
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by:Rajitha Chimmani
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ok..then my script will do it..try that and let me know if your stuck.
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by:itguy565
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The script is perfect. Thanks, sorry it took me so long to get back to ya.
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