Is it feasible to create Email account/ Mail box with out Active directory Account for a user ?

i want to create an email account for a UPS device , obviously we don't want a Active directory user account for this mail box....!!

so is this possible....? if yes please roughly brief the steps...thanks in advance.
FiruITAsked:
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davorinCommented:
Why would you like to create a mail account for an equipment?
UPS device is just sending mails and it will not read it. Just create/configure receive connector to accept mails from your UPS. In UPS software you probably can use whatever mail address you want. (like ups1@yourdomain.com)

No, you can not create email account without AD user object.
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gheistCommented:
You can add as many email addresses to a functional mailbox as you like.
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FiruITAuthor Commented:
just consider , this UPS device is getting mails ( Actually its requirement from our boss )
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gheistCommented:
POP3 is huge insecurity for exchange...
It has to be AD account with password to read mails. For sending it can use any mail address that exists.
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FiruITAuthor Commented:
But still.....nobody answered it in simple yes or no.......... now i am assuming that ....maybe it is possible by creating in someway related to POP3 account or so..... i am  bit confused .
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gheistCommented:
no. all exchange users with username and password are from active directory.
each of them can have any number of email adresses.
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FiruITAuthor Commented:
thanks gheist
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