Exchange 2019 - Export Mailbox to PST

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Edward van Biljon
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In this video, we demonstrate how to export a mailbox to a PST file using PowerShell (EMS). We also chat about the fact that you need to have the security group created and users added to this group to be able to perform the task.

Video Steps

1. Launch Exchange Management Shell

Click on start and then expand Exchange 2019 and right click on the Exchange Management Shell and run as administrator

2. Run command

Run the following command: New-MailboxExportRequest -Mailbox User1 -FilePath \\EX2019A\PSTFiles\User1.pst
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