migrate mail servers on phases

ramy ali 1 Reputation point
2021-02-23T19:28:29.98+00:00

we need to migrate mailboxes on phases from mail server 2016 to mail server 2019 under different domains

is this applicable?

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  1. Eric Yin-MSFT 4,386 Reputation points
    2021-02-24T02:11:14.633+00:00

    Hi,
    What's the "on phases" do you mean?
    If you mean on-premise Exchange cross-forest migration, an easy method is to migrating the PST file:

    1. Export the mailbox to PST file
    2. Move the file to new server
    3. Create mailbox in new server
    4. Import data from PST file to new mailboxes: Procedures for mailbox imports from .pst files in Exchange Server
      Or you can follow this blog to perform a cross-forest migration: http://old.moh10ly.com/blog/powershell/preparing-migrating-users-and-handling-contacts-between-two-forests-in-microsoft-exchange-cross-forest-migration
      Please Note: Since the web site is not hosted by Microsoft, the link may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this information.

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