>We've just upgraded our Exch 4.0 server to 5.0, by the move mailbox method
>(yes, it's still stone age). However we are now noticing that Rules that
>contain Custom Recipients no longer work.
another site (if that's what you mean by "the move mailbox method").
If you've changed sites (or organizations), the CR's are still in theQuote:>For instance, Joe Schmoe is a Custom Recipient (Internet Address). If a
>user had a rule as such, "All Mail from Joe Schmoe is moved to the Mail From
>Joe Folder". Rules like this used to work with our old Exch 4.0 Server.
>Now that we've moved to 5.0 these rules do not work. However, they DO work
>if the "sender" was an actual Mailbox on the server and not a Custom
>Recipient. What is also weird is that the rule DOES work if a the user had
>an entry for that Custom Recipient in their own Contacts folder.
old site because the existed only in the directory.
MCSE+I, Exchange MVP
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