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Empty Mailbox Data From Exchange Server SBS 2003

is there is a way to empty the mailbox data from exchange server, without deleting the actual mailbox?
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Will SzymkowskiSenior Solution ArchitectCommented:
You can export all of your mail in your mailbox to PST. You can do this manually or use Exmerge.

Exmerge: http://www.rackspace.com/apps/support/portal/6159
Maually Export PST: http://exchangeserver.tumblr.com/post/57509593786/how-to-manually-import-export-pst-file-in-ms-outlook

Hope this helps
jlaveryAuthor Commented:
not looking to get it out.. just looking to remove the MB data and keep the maibox intact..

we are moving to a hosted email platform, but using a service migrationwiz.com for it..
pretty cool, check it out..
Will SzymkowskiSenior Solution ArchitectCommented:
Oh ok...

Do the following...

open Exchange Systems Manager ->
Adminstrative Groups ->
select the group (i.e. domain) ->
expand servers ->
select the server which has your mailbox in question ->
first storage group ->
mailbox store ->
mailboxes -> right-click to open the options menue and select Purge from the selections.

This will delete all mail stored in the mailbox without deleting the mailbox itself.

Hope this helps
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