Chapter 2. Exchange Management Shell Common Tasks

In this chapter, we will cover:

  • Using command discovery through the Exchange Management Console
  • Manually configuring remote PowerShell connections
  • Transferring files through remote shell connections
  • Dealing with concurrent pipelines in remote PowerShell
  • Managing domains or an entire forest using recipient scope
  • Using explicit credentials with PowerShell cmdlets
  • Exporting reports to text and CSV files
  • Sending SMTP e-mails through PowerShell
  • Scheduling scripts to run at a later time
  • Logging shell sessions to a transcript
  • Automating tasks with the scripting agent
  • Scripting an exchange server installation


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