Export (0) Print
Expand All

Set-AutodiscoverVirtualDirectory

Applies to: Exchange Server 2010

Topic Last Modified: 2011-03-19

Use the Set-AutodiscoverVirtualDirectory cmdlet to configure settings on the Autodiscover virtual directory on a server running Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 that has the Client Access server role installed. You can run this cmdlet on the local Client Access server or from another Exchange 2010 server.


Set-AutodiscoverVirtualDirectory -Identity <VirtualDirectoryIdParameter> [-BasicAuthentication <$true | $false>] [-Confirm [<SwitchParameter>]] [-DigestAuthentication <$true | $false>] [-DomainController <Fqdn>] [-ExternalUrl <Uri>] [-InternalUrl <Uri>] [-LiveIdBasicAuthentication <$true | $false>] [-LiveIdSpNegoAuthentication <$true | $false>] [-WhatIf [<SwitchParameter>]] [-WindowsAuthentication <$true | $false>] [-WSSecurityAuthentication <$true | $false>]

Parameter Required Type Description

Identity

Required

Microsoft.Exchange.Configuration.Tasks.VirtualDirectoryIdParameter

The Identity parameter specifies the name of the virtual directory and the Web site. This parameter can also be used to specify the Client Access server if it's being run from another Exchange 2010 server.

BasicAuthentication

Optional

System.Boolean

The BasicAuthentication parameter specifies Basic authentication on the Autodiscover virtual directory.

Confirm

Optional

System.Management.Automation.SwitchParameter

The Confirm switch causes the command to pause processing and requires you to acknowledge what the command will do before processing continues. You don't have to specify a value with the Confirm switch.

DigestAuthentication

Optional

System.Boolean

The DigestAuthentication parameter specifies Digest authentication on the Autodiscover virtual directory.

DomainController

Optional

Microsoft.Exchange.Data.Fqdn

The DomainController parameter specifies the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of the domain controller that writes this configuration change to Active Directory.

ExternalUrl

Optional

System.Uri

The ExternalUrl parameter specifies the URL used to connect to the virtual directory from outside the network firewall.

InternalUrl

Optional

System.Uri

The InternalUrl parameter specifies the URL used to connect to the virtual directory from inside the network firewall.

LiveIdBasicAuthentication

Optional

System.Boolean

This parameter is reserved for internal Microsoft use.

LiveIdSpNegoAuthentication

Optional

System.Boolean

This parameter is reserved for internal Microsoft use.

WhatIf

Optional

System.Management.Automation.SwitchParameter

The WhatIf switch instructs the command to simulate the actions that it would take on the object. By using the WhatIf switch, you can view what changes would occur without having to apply any of those changes. You don't have to specify a value with the WhatIf switch.

WindowsAuthentication

Optional

System.Boolean

The WindowsAuthentication parameter specifies Integrated Windows authentication on the Autodiscover virtual directory.

WSSecurityAuthentication

Optional

System.Boolean

The WSSecurityAuthentication parameter specifies whether to enable the WS-Security (Web Services Security) endpoint element in the Autodiscover Web.config file. The value can be set to $True or $False.

You need to be assigned permissions before you can run this cmdlet. Although all parameters for this cmdlet are listed in this topic, you may not have access to some parameters if they're not included in the permissions assigned to you. To see what permissions you need, see the "Autodiscover service virtual directory settings" entry in the Client Access Permissions topic.

Error Description

 

 

Exceptions Description

 

 

This example sets the authentication method to Digest authentication for the Autodiscover virtual directory.

Set-AutodiscoverVirtualDirectory -Identity autodiscover(default Web site) -WindowsAuthentication $False -BasicAuthentication $False -DigestAuthentication $True

This example sets the external URL for the Autodiscover virtual directory.

Set-AutodiscoverVirtualDirectory -Identity 'autodiscover (default Web site)' -ExternalUrl 'http://www.contoso.com'

This example sets Integrated Windows authentication for the Autodiscover virtual directory.

Set-AutodiscoverVirtualDirectory -Identity 'autodiscover (default Web site)' -WindowsAuthentication $True
Was this page helpful?
(1500 characters remaining)
Thank you for your feedback
Show:
© 2014 Microsoft