How to perform a remote wipe on a mobile phone from Exchange Server 2010

There’s a neat tool in Exchange Server 2010 that you may utilize in case a company phone (e.g. Droid, iPhone, etc) has been misplaced, lost or stolen. You may perform a remote wipe of the data from the mobile phone from Exchange Server without having to do a physical mobile data wipe out.

On Exchange Management Console, expand Microsoft Exchange On Premises, expand Recipient Configuration, click on Mailbox, from the Actions pane, select the Mobile User that you wish to do a remote data wipe out, click on Manage Mobile Phone…

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On the Manage Mobile Phone properties select the Perform a remote wipe to clear mobile phone data in the Action section then click on Clear.

Perform remote wipe of mobile phone data