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Script for User Count Per Mailbox Database – Exchange 2007

Applies to: Exchange Server 2007

Here an Exchange Management Shell script that displays the user count per database.

Step 1: Create a new text file in C:Scripts named “Get-MailboxCountPerDatabase.ps1” and paste the code below into the text file.

write-host -fore yellow “This script will get each mailboxdatabase and the current user count ”
foreach($name in get-mailboxdatabase)
$count=(get-mailbox -database $name).count
write-host $count -nonewline
write-host ” mailboxes in $name”
write-host -fore yellow “The system has a total mailboxes of “$user=(get-mailbox –resultsize unlimited).count
write-host -fore red $user

Step 2: Once you have saved the text file, run the script file by entering it’s name into the Exchange Management Shell, (C:ScriptsGet-MailboxCountPerDatabase.ps1).