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how to import email from another exchange 2007 to 2010 different domains same user

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My company just purchase another company and it is taken all employees into our environment but users need ingestion of there emails from there previous email to the new email.

how would i do this?

PST Ingestion i would imagine
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Question by:Jorge Ocampo
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by:Joshua Grantom
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Yes, you can use powershell to export all of the old mailboxes to pst

http://blogs.technet.com/b/exchange/archive/2007/04/13/3401913.aspx

If you have the space and enough room, you can do this for everyone at once

$users = Get-ADUser -filter* | Select SamAccountName
foreach ($user in $users)
{
Export-Mailbox –Identity $User -PSTFolderPath "C:\PST's\$User Mailbox.pst"
}

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or if you want to use a .txt list.

$users = Get-Contents "C:\users.txt"
foreach ($user in $users)
{
Export-Mailbox –Identity $User -PSTFolderPath "C:\PST's\$User Mailbox.pst"
}

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or by group

$users = Get-ADGroupMember -identity "Group Name" | Select SamAccountName
foreach ($user in $users)
{
Export-Mailbox –Identity $User -PSTFolderPath "C:\PST's\$User Mailbox.pst"
}

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by:Jorge Ocampo
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so the idea is to export pst and then import pst to specify users?
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Joshua Grantom earned 500 total points
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Yes, that would probably be the easiest solution, it may not be the quickest but it is by far the easiest.

If you want to get into cross-forest mailbox moves and domain trusts you can take a look over here.
http://blogs.technet.com/b/schadinio/archive/2010/08/11/exchange-2010-cross-forest-mailbox-moves.aspx
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by:Gareth Gudger
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Have the users been created in the new forest/domain already? Any forest trust between the two companies? You could also look at a Cross Forest Migration as well.
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