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EMS scripts no running

Posted on 2013-02-01
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I trying to run some scripts to do some mailbox management. One is particular to add some mailbox permissions. After typing the command and pressing Enter, nothing happens, I just end up with new line that only has >> at the beginning. What does that mean when the script does not do anything but give  anew line with >>?


[PS] C:\Windows\system32>Add-MailboxPermission -identity "heather" accessrights
fullaccess -user "zay
>> Add-MailboxPermission -identity heather accessrights fullaccess -user zay
>>
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Question by:xzay1967
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by:Rajitha Chimmani
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Missing a character in the command (a hyphen before accessrights parameter). It should be

Add-MailboxPermission -identity "heather" -accessrights fullaccess -user "zay
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by:xzay1967
ID: 38845509
Thank you for the quick response, I added the hyphen, and got the same result, a new line with just >> and nothing else happening.
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by:xzay1967
ID: 38845522
I thought it might be a permissions issue, but I am definitely in the right group.
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Add-MailboxPermission -identity "heather" -accessrights fullaccess -user "zay
Probably issue is, In above line you didn't close the  Inverted commas for zay

What if you try
Add-MailboxPermission -identity heather -accessrights fullaccess -user zay
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