Mail-Disabling a Contact

Using a graphical user interface

  1. Open the ADUC snap-in.
  2. This needs to be run on a workstation or server that has the Exchange Management Tools loaded
  3. If you need to change domains, right-click on Active Directory Users and Computers in the left pane, select Connect to Domain, enter the domain name, and click OK
  4. In the left pane, browse to the parent container of the user, right-click on the user, and select Exchange Tasks.
  5. On the Welcome screen, click Next.
  6. Select Remove Exchange Attributes and click Next.
  7. Read the warning and click Next.
  8. On the Completion screen, click Finish.

Using VBScript

' This code mail disables a contact.
 ' ------ SCRIPT CONFIGURATION ------
 strContactDN = ""
 '              e.g., cn=jsmith,ou=Contacts,dc=rallencorp,dc=com
 ' ------ END CONFIGURATION ---------
 set objContact = GetObject("LDAP://" & strContactDN)
 objContact.MailDisable
 objContact.SetInfo( )
 Wscript.Echo "Successfully mail-disabled contact."