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BlackBerry Enterprise Server 5 Implementation Guide by Mitesh Desai

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Creating the service account — besadmin

We need to create our service account, which must have a mailbox associated with it.

  1. Log on to the Microsoft Exchange Server or the Active Directory Server with an admin account.
  2. Open Active Directory Users and Computers.
  3. Right-click on the Organizational Unit (OU) or the Users container where you want to create the Service account and select New | User, as shown in the following screenshot:
    Creating the service account — besadmin
  4. Ensure User logon name: is besadmin and create a strong password that never expires.
    Creating the service account — besadmin

Assigning a mailbox to the besadmin user ...

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