Export LARGE Exchange 2010 mailbox to multiple PSTs

I have an Exchange 2010 mailbox that I need to export and send to a business partner. the mailbox is ~30GB and I have been asked to break it into PST files of between 4 and 6GB for transport. Is there an easier way to do this than selecting individual folders and breaking it down manually?
Thanks in avdance,
John
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MAS (MVE)EE Solution GuideCommented:
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AlanConsultantCommented:
Hi,

I would say that the easiest option would be to do it manually.

You are starting with a fairly small size to start with - only 30GB so it won't take very long.

Posting here probably had already taken longer 😋

Alan.
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BOFH_JohnAuthor Commented:
Hi Alan,
The first time something like this was requested I did do it manually. Now that it has become a repeat request, the ability to do it within Exchange Powershell and possibly as a script is something I would like to add to my skill set.
-John
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AlanConsultantCommented:
Okay :-;
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Jose Gabriel Ortega CEE Solution Guide - CEO Faru Bonon ITCommented:
I think that you can just  export it for 2010

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff459227%28v=exchg.141%29.aspx

And then zip it using WinRAR for the size they are requesting you.
Then with all the files within the same folder, you can get the big file back
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BOFH_JohnAuthor Commented:
Hi MAS,
Thanks for pointing me in the right direction. Breaking by date worked great. The command I used was:
new-mailboxexportrequest -mailbox "[user name]" -filepath "\\[server]\pst$\[username]-1.pst" -ContentFilter {(sent -ge "mm/dd/yyyy") -and (sent -le "mm/dd/yyyy")}

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I exported 6 months at a time end that got me to about 4.5 - 5GB per file.
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MAS (MVE)EE Solution GuideCommented:
Glad to know it helped.
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