Outlook syncing POP3 PST email to Exchange. View actual status of sync?

Is there anyway to actually view the sync status between the local computer and Exchange server? We moved around 250 users from GoDaddy to Exchange and uploading their old PST to Exchange is taking forever and we are not sure if the sync is stalling out or not. Is there a program or way to tell an actual estimate as to when the upload/sync will finish?
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Josh GarrettNerdAsked:
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Minecraft_ EndermanCommented:
In exchange, we can use the Get-MailboxImportRequest cmdlet to view the detailed status of an ongoing import request that was initiated using the New-MailboxImportRequest cmdlet.

Refer from:
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff607368(v=exchg.150).aspx
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Josh GarrettNerdAuthor Commented:
Hopefully I didn't mislead, but when adding their Exchange profile we imported their old PST file from the actual computer it was on. I never ran an import request from powershell or EMS.
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KimputerCommented:
When you manually import the PST file (through Outlook), the dialog indeed doesn't provide a TOTAL percentage (if there's ANY indication, it only the indication of the current single folder). Usually it WILL stall, but eventually continue.
It's also usually NOT a bandwidth problem. Checking your bandwidth for high transfer rates won't give you clues either (usually it's just low bandwidth, just back and forth with Outlook and Exchange). Sadly you just have to finish the run and don't touch the computer.
Sad thing is, if there was a network disruption, the dialog would disappear, and not even let you know there was an error. If the import IS successful, it won't give you a success dialog either. So either successful or not, you have to use the PST file size, and the Exchange file size to estimate if the import was successful or not.
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Hello WorldCommented:
Hi,
If not, we may cannot use this command to view the process of sync.
Other workaround is login OWA to check the status of mailbox.

Or run below command to check the size of mailbox:
Get-Mailbox | Get-MailboxFolderStatistics | FL Identity,*size*
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Josh GarrettNerdAuthor Commented:
I have had them using OWA to check for new emails instead of relying on Outlook that is still updating the imported items.
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Josh GarrettNerdAuthor Commented:
Thanks all, it seems the best solution for me is to continuously monitor the "Connection Status" on the users with large PST's and hit reconnect if it seems to stall. It's been a fun ride for sure, lol.
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