Applies to: Exchange Server 2010 SP2, Exchange Server 2010 SP3

Topic Last Modified: 2015-03-09

Use the Get-IMAPSettings cmdlet to display the properties of a single server running Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 that has the Client Access server role installed and is running the IMAP4 service.

Get-ImapSettings [-DomainController <Fqdn>] [-Server <ServerIdParameter>]

With the Get-IMAPSettings cmdlet, you can view the settings for the IMAP4 service running on an Exchange Client Access server. Information can only be returned about servers located in the Exchange organization from which the cmdlet is being run.

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 "IMAP4 settings" entry in the Client Access Permissions topic.


Parameter Required Type Description




The DomainController parameter specifies the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of the domain controller that retrieves data from Active Directory.




The Server parameter specifies whether the command returns the properties of an individual Client Access server in your organization for which you're viewing IMAP4 settings.

To see the input types that this cmdlet accepts, see Cmdlet Input and Output Types. If the Input Type field for a cmdlet is blank, the cmdlet doesn’t accept input data.

To see the return types, which are also known as output types, that this cmdlet accepts, see Cmdlet Input and Output Types. If the Output Type field is blank, the cmdlet doesn’t return data.

This example displays the parameters and values for the Client Access server CAS01 running the IMAP4 service.

Get-IMAPSettings -Server CAS01