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QuickTip: Exchange 2010 – Convert Universal Distribution Group to Mail-Enabled Universal Security Group

QuickTip: Exchange 2010 – Convert Universal Distribution Group to Mail-Enabled Universal Security Group

TwitterFacebook0LinkedinGoogle+0emailDo you need to convert an Exchange universal distribution group to a mail-enabled universal security group? You’re in luck! Try it out: In Active Directory Users and Computers, select the distribution group and go to properties. On the General tab, under Group Type, select Security Group. From the Exchange Management Shell, run the following command, substituting groupname for the actual name of the group. Use quotes around the group name if the name contains spaces: Set-Distributiongroup–identity groupname –MemberDepartRestriction Closed TwitterFacebook0LinkedinGoogle+0email

QuickTip: Need to Force Exchange 2010 to Push Out the Offline Address Book (OAB)?

QuickTip: Need to Force Exchange 2010 to Push Out the Offline Address Book (OAB)?

TwitterFacebook0LinkedinGoogle+0email From the Exchange Management Shell: type Update-FileDistributionService -Identity emailserver where emailserver is the name of your Exchange server. Perform a download of the address book in Outlook 2013 by going to the Send / Receive tab>Send/Receive Groups>Download Address Book… TwitterFacebook0LinkedinGoogle+0email