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Byrdwatcher
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I have approx 5 users who all currently have an ad account and an office 365 mailbox. They are currently all syncing via ad connect. I would like that they just use one office 365 mailbox instead of using individual mailboxes. What would be the best way to go about this? Could it work via a shared mailbox?

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They could use a shared mailbox or a group mailbox but they need their exchange license assigned hence having a mailbox of their own
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@adam deltinger thank you

 

Is there a way to set their default mailbox as the shared one and to hide their personal mailbox? They are using the outlook client. Thanks again. 

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AFAIK no! What’s your scenario on this?
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@adam deltinger 

I just had a quick google. I will setup a shared mailbox, give them full permissions. Then create an outlook profile for the shared mailbox as described here: https://www.slipstick.com/exchange/shared-mailboxes-and-the-default-send-from-account/

I'm hoping that will do the trick. 

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Yeah! But keep in mind that they will be able to access their mail via the web