ZCS 4.5.x Mass delete of Contacts
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Here is the scenerio for the proposed situation.
My company uses dotProject to store the Master List of contacts, as well as project management. For now, untill I get a fancy zimlet made, once a week I want to ...
I created a email account email@example.com. This account has shared contacts.
If you don't delete the contacts that are in there, before you do the import, you will end up with duplicate contacts.
- ssh into the server, I use putty ssh
- paste the following command to delete the contacts.
- /opt/zimbra/bin/zmprov sm firstname.lastname@example.org emptyFolder /contacts
- now you can import your contacts via the csv uploader, in the options of your mail box.
- I upload them into the shared folder, through my account.
But explain to your users that what they have in there will be deleted.
|Verified Against: ZCS 4.5.x or prior||Date Created: 11/17/2006|
|Article ID: http://wiki.zimbra.com/index.php?title=ZCS_4.5.x_Mass_delete_of_Contacts||Date Modified: 04/16/2010|