New-DistributionGroup: A PowerShell Cmdlet Which Gets No Respect

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The New-DistributionGroup cmdlet has been in Exchange since 2006. It creates a new distribution list that is easily populated with a few commands. Although Microsoft might like everyone to use the new-fangled Microsoft 365 Groups, the fact remains that distribution lists are very useful. So much so that many millions are still in active use. In this article, we explore how to create new standard and dynamic distribution lists with PowerShell.

https://practical365.com/new-distributiongroup-powershell-cmdlet/

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