The Exchange Management Console must remain open when you schedule a task to move a mailbox in Exchange 2007 or in Exchange 2003
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In Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 or in Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, if you use the Exchange Management Console to schedule a task to move a mailbox, the console must remain open until the operation is complete.
To work around this behavior, use the AT command in Exchange Management Shell, as in the following example.
At 16:00 /interactive powershell.exe –noexit -psconsolefile "C:\Program Files\Microsoft\Exchange Server\Bin\exshell.psc1" -command "Move-Mailbox –identity <email@example.com> -TargetDatabase <NewMailboxDatabase>"
This behavior is by design.
Article ID: 931748 - Last Review: 01/15/2015 17:01:10 - Revision: 2.0
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Enterprise Edition, Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Standard Edition, Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 Enterprise Edition, Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 Standard Edition
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