Update: Create-LabUsers Tool

Just when you thought it couldn’t get more awesome. It has. By popular request, I have added a few new features (and fixed an annoyance).  First, the bug fix: -Count 1 Yes, it’s true. If you ran the Create-LabUsers script with -Count 1 with the -InflateMailboxes parameter, you’d run into an issue because of how…


Update to the Create-LabUsers tool – now, with bigger foo

Update: I’ve added a shortlink for this tool: http://aka.ms/createlabusers. In my quest to make the perfect tool for creating a realistic Lab Environment, I have added yet another feature, based on requests that I imagine people are making but have not yet told me about.  I’m going to go ahead and add ‘psychic’ to my…


Generate Lorem Ipsum Text

While adding features to my latest update of the Create-LabUsers tool, I wanted to provide a way to generate and send test email data to randomized recipients.  While generating a random list of recipients wasn’t terribly hard, what did take a bit more work is generating random text.  Most of us are familiar with the…


Update to Create-LabUsers tool

Update: I’ve added a shortlink for this tool: http://aka.ms/createlabusers. Because you didn’t ask for it, I went ahead and added to it. Well, that’s a lie.  I actually had some really great ideas and feedback, so I’ve added a few new features that I wanted to draw attention to: Detect existing Exchange session – If…


Create realistic lab users

Update: I’ve added a shortlink for this tool: http://aka.ms/createlabusers. In testing out some of my other tools over the last few weeks, I’ve found it necessary to create a some test users.  A lot of test users.  Not a normal “a lot,” either.  I needed hundreds of thousands at a minimum, a million if possible,…

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