Add email address to a mail enabled contact

Posted on 2014-02-23
Last Modified: 2014-03-13
OK so we have 300 mailboxes we will be deleting and routing mail through mail enabled contacts.  I already have the Contacts created with an External Email address to fwd to and I already have a command  set the server side rule to FWD the email once deleted from Exchange.  What I need now is a CMD within EMC that will let me add the email address I'm deleting to the contact's emails.  I found this but it doesn't seem to be doing the tick .  Any ideas:

Set-MailContact -Name "Bob Smith" -SmtpEmailAddress

Thanks in Advance
Question by:Twhite0909
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Set-MailContact -Identity "Bob Smith" -PrimarySMTPAddress -

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FYI: Get-Help Set-Mailcontact -full

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Now I do not need the  Primary SMTP changed.  The Primary SMTP is the Microsoft 365 account the mail is routing to.  I want to add my companies email address just as a secondary email address to the contact.  also this cmd gives an error

Set-MailContact -Identity "bob Smith" -PrimarySMTPAddress bob.smith@companycom -
A positional parameter cannot be found that accepts argument '-'.
    + CategoryInfo          : InvalidArgument: (:) [Set-MailContact], ParameterBindingException
    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : PositionalParameterNotFound,Set-MailContact

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