View Public Folder Administrative Permission Settings
Applies to: Exchange Server 2010 SP3, Exchange Server 2010 SP2
Topic Last Modified: 2012-07-23
There are two methods by which a user is granted the permissions to administer public folders:
Public Folder Management role group
Adding the user to the Public Folder Management role group is similar to assigning the Public Folder Administrator role in Exchange 2007. It grants the user all the permissions necessary for managing public folders.
- PublicFolderAdminstrativePermission cmdlet set
Using these cmdlets is more granular and gives you the ability to specify the scope for the user in the organization by modifying the database's access control lists (ACLs).
Looking for other management tasks related to public folder permissions? Check out Managing Public Folder Permissions.
You need to be assigned permissions before you can perform this procedure. To see what permissions you need, see the "Role groups" entry in the Role Management Permissions topic.
|You can't use the EMC to view members of the Public Folder Management role group.|
This example returns the members of the Public Folder Management role group.
Get-RoleGroupMember -Identity "Public Folder Management"
By default, a maximum of 1,000 role group members are displayed. If you want to display more, you must use the ResultSize parameter to override the maximum number of members that are returned. You can type either an integer value or the value |
For detailed syntax and parameter information, see Get-RoleGroupMember.
You need to be assigned permissions before you can perform this procedure. To see what permissions you need, see the "Public folder administrative permissions" entry in the Mailbox Permissions topic.
|You can't use the EMC to view information about administrative permissions for a public folder.|
This example returns the user David's access rights for the public folder Marketing.
Get-PublicFolderAdministrativePermission -Identity "\Marketing" -User "David"
This example returns the administrative access rights sorted by user for the public folder Sales.
Get-PublicFolderAdministrativePermission -Identity "\Sales" | Format-List User,AccessRights
For detailed syntax and parameter information, see Get-PublicFolderAdministrativePermission.