Exchange 2019:- Create a mailbox using PowerShell

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Edward van Biljon
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In this video we demonstrate how easy it is to create a mailbox in the Exchange Management Shell compared to creating a mailbox in the Exchange Admin Center. The default password used is for illustration purposes only so please change it when creating your own.

Video Steps

1. Launch Exchange Management Shell

Click on Start and then expand Exchange Server 2019 and right click on the Exchange Management Shell and select "Run as Administrator"

2. Type in command

Type in the command: New-Mailbox -Name User4 -UserPrincipalName user4@tlab.local -Password (ConvertTo-SecureString -String '<Password>' -AsPlainText -Force) -FirstName "User4"
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