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Converting Mailbox to Shared Mailbox - Disables account!

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Last Modified: 2016-08-16
Hi there,

I am running a command to convert certain mailboxes to shared mailboxes (as this is what they are used for anyhow) but I've noticed that when I run the command Set-Mailbox MarketingDept1 -Type Shared it disables them. Some of our mailboxes have reporting functions linked to monitoring systems or a Service Desk System and when these get disabled, it causes issues on the systems they are linked to. Is there any way to prevent this from happening?
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