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Microsoft Exchange Server PowerShell Cookbook - Third Edition by Mike Pfeiffer, Jonas Andersson

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Sending e-mail messages as another user or group

In some environments, it may be required to allow users to send e-mail messages from a mailbox as if the owner of that mailbox had actually sent this message. This can be accomplished by granting the Send-As permissions to a user on a particular mailbox. In addition, you can also allow a user to send e-mail messages that are sent using the identity of a distribution group. This recipe explains how you can manage these permissions from the Exchange Management Shell.

How to do it...

To assign the Send-As permissions to a mailbox, we use the Add-ADPermission cmdlet:

Add-ADPermission -Identity "Frank Howe" '
-User "Eric Cook" '
-ExtendedRights Send-As

After running the previous command, Eric Cook can ...

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