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Script to enable in Place hold for multiple users in Office 365

Posted on 2014-02-07
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Hello,
I am looking for a script to enable litigation hold for more than one user in Office 365.

THank you very much
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Question by:claudiamcse
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You can input the user name in a text file and run the following code to set the litigation hold..
GC c:\input.txt | % {Set-Mailbox $_ -LitigationHoldEnabled $true -LitigationHoldDuration 2555}

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by:nacAdmin
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We just did something similar in our O365 tenant, but we used Litigation Hold for all mailboxes. Same idea as what Subsun suggested...

Get-Mailbox | Set-Mailbox -LitigationHoldEnabled $true -LitigationHoldDuration 2555

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The command above placed all mailboxes on Lit Hold for 7 years (roughly). This will ensure that we retain immutable copies of all messages for the period of time. We can then use the eDiscovery center in SharePoint Online for searches, or we can use a discovery mailbox and straight Exchange Online Search-Mailbox commands.
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by:Jay Harrell
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This works for Litigation hold, but what about InPlaceHold?
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