Set Exchange Out of Office message for another user

As an Exchange Administrator, you need to set an “Out of office” message for another user.

In order to set an out of office in Exchange 2010, you can :

1/ Give yourself Full Access to the mailbox in the Exchange Management Console and then create a new mail profile (Control Panel -> Mail).

2/ Or use the “Set-MailboxAutoReplyConfiguration” cmdlet. I wrote this powershell script (save as “.ps1”) :


Tested on Exchange 2010 and 2013.

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I work as a System Engineer, based in Switzerland with a primary focus on Microsoft technologies. I have 7 years experience in administering Windows Servers. . I am a Microsoft MVP for Cloud & Datacenter Management. I also received the PowerShell Hero 2016 award by PowerShell.0rg. And finally, I am "MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure", "MCSA: Windows Servers" and "Administering & Deploying SCCM" certified.

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