Content Search - requirements for administration.

Ken Jasa 21 Reputation points
2022-08-23T13:59:23.087+00:00

Hi,

New to the cloud. My admin account in Exchange Online does not have a mailbox. The account was added to the 'Discovery Management' role group.

Does the admin account need a mailbox license to perform Content Search?

Thank you,

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  1. Vasil Michev 94,911 Reputation points MVP
    2022-08-23T14:59:13.703+00:00

    No, you can run searches/exports without a mailbox. The preview functionality previously required a mailbox, but using the new Purview compliance center UI you should be fine even without one.

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  1. Ken Jasa 21 Reputation points
    2022-08-23T15:57:15.123+00:00

    michev,

    Thanks. Greatly appreciate the folks on this site providing answers.

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