Remove litigation hold using PowerShell

Barry Hart 20 Reputation points
2024-01-22T14:23:57.8266667+00:00

Hi, I am trying the delete litigation hold from several thousand Office 365 accounts. I have a .csv that only has one column and it contains the email addresses of those that I want to remove litigation hold from. I was trying to use this script Connect-ExchangeOnline
$csv=Import-CSV -Path "C:\Litcsv.csv"
ForEach ($user in $csv)
{
Set-Mailbox $user | Where-Object { $_.LitigationHoldEnabled -eq $True } |Set-Mailbox -LitigationHoldEnabled $False
} However I am getting this error:
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Any help is appreciated. Thanks in advance.

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  1. Vasil Michev 91,046 Reputation points MVP
    2024-01-22T16:37:10.93+00:00

    The first cmdlet should be Get-Mailbox, not Set-Mailbox

    Get-Mailbox $user | Where-Object { $_.LitigationHoldEnabled -eq $True } |Set-Mailbox -LitigationHoldEnabled $False
    
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