Office 365, Email, Exchange, Can I convert a distribution group to a shared mailbox?

I have a distribution group mailbox that I want to convert into a shared mailbox. Is that possible?

Unfortunately, unlike a user mailbox, a distribution group cannot be changed directly into a shared mailbox. 

You will need to delete the existing distribution group mailbox and recreate the object as a shared mailbox. 

Keywords:convert, distribution, shared, mailbox, exchange, email   Doc ID:111978
Owner:Trevor S.Group:University of Illinois Technology Services
Created:2021-06-28 09:45 CSTUpdated:2021-12-06 08:27 CST
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