Configuring Information Stores

Set Mailbox Properties

You can change the default properties of Exchange mailboxes with System Manager.

Note   The Limits tab displays the default limits of the original mailboxes in the mailbox store. Once you create a mailbox, you can change its limits with Active Directory Users and Computers.

To set mailbox properties:

  1. Start System Manager
    On the Start menu, point to Programs, point to Microsoft Exchange, and then click System Manager.
  2. Navigate to the mailbox store in the console tree, right-click the mailbox store, and then click Properties.

    System Manager

    1. Administrative Group or Organization
    2. Servers
    3. Mailbox Store
  3. On the General tab, set the following properties:
  4. On the Database tab, set the following properties:
  5. On the Limits tab, set the following properties:
  6. To add additional information, use Administrative note on the Details tab.
  7. To set permissions for the mailbox store for users and groups, on the Security tab, click a user or group, and then click Allow or Deny to grant or deny permission.

    Note   Permissions inherited from the parent object (the storage group) are indicated by shaded check boxes. Scroll to the bottom of the Permissions list to see the extended permissions specific to Exchange.

  8. Related Topics

    Understanding Extended Permissions