Convert a Mailbox

Sometimes requirement arises where we would be required to convert a mailbox type, Converting the mailbox type is pretty simple and straightforward.

In below example, I am converting a shared type mailbox into a Regular.

Set-Mailbox Marketing -Type Regular

A Mailbox can be converted to different mailbox types, You can use the following values for the Type parameter:
  • Regular
  • Room
  • Equipment
  • Shared
After making changes to a mailbox Type, we can verify if we have converted the mailbox type successfully.

Run the below command to verify the same.

Get-Mailbox -Identity Marketing | Format-List RecipientTypeDetails