Idle Session sign-out policy for SharePoint and OneDrive for Business
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Get mailbox folder statistics from Exchange Online / Office 365
This short and simple example shows how to connect to Exchange Online services to get mailbox folder statistics from Exchange Online / Office 365 via PowerShell. Hope it helps.
# Sample PS to connect Exchange Online and to get mailbox and inbox folder item count.
# Osman Shener
# Get Credentials for Office 365
$Creds = Get-Credential
# Connect to Office 365 services
Connect-MsolService –Credential $Creds
# Create session to Exchange Online
$EOSession = New-PSSession -ConfigurationName Microsoft.Exchange -ConnectionUri -Credential $Creds -Authentication Basic -AllowRedirection
Import-PSSession $EOSession -DisableNameChecking
# The mailbox owner
$TheUser = "Osman Shener"
# Get total item count in the mailbox (all items)
$TotalItemsCount = Get-MailboxStatistics -Identity $TheUser
# Get total item count in the Inbox folder
$InboxItemsCount = Get-MailboxFolderStatistics -Identity $TheUser -FolderScope Inbox
# Print the results
$TheUser + " has " + $TotalItemsCount.ItemCount + " items in the mailbox, " + $InboxItemsCount.ItemsInFolder + " of them are in the Inbox folder."
Notes: For Office 365 operated by 21Vianet, use the ConnectionUri value: https://partner.outlook.cn/PowerShell For Office 365 Germany, use the ConnectionUri value: Be sure to disconnect the remote PowerShell session when you’re […]
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Set a user’s password to never expire on Office365
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Exchange – Office 365 Hybrid Configuration Wizard Can’t Start
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