Exchange 2010, Deleting all messages in Inbox

I have a user who has never monitored her email account ( physician ) and wants me to delete all 8,000 + messages in her inbox.  What is the best way using either the EMC or EMS ?

Thanks ....

Joel BrownIT DirectorAsked:
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Manikandan NarayanswamySecurity Specialist & IBM Security GuardiumCommented:

Please refer the below link this will help you to accomplish your task you can import & export the mailboxes and then delete the content from the Inbox

Mark MansonCommented:

Check out this post;

Hope this is helpful

Thanks and Regards
Will SzymkowskiSenior Solution ArchitectCommented:
You can use the following powershell command to accomplish this...

Search-Mailbox -Identity "User1" -DeleteContent

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