Applies to: Exchange Server 2010

Topic Last Modified: 2011-03-19

Use the Get-ForeignConnector cmdlet to view the configuration information for a Foreign connector on a computer running Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 that has the Hub Transport server role installed.

Get-ForeignConnector [-Identity <ForeignConnectorIdParameter>] [-DomainController <Fqdn>]

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 Identity parameter specifies the Foreign connector that you want to examine. The Identity parameter can take any of the following values for the Foreign connector object:

  • GUID
  • Connector name
  • ServerName\ConnectorName

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 "Foreign connectors" entry in the Transport Permissions topic.

This example lists all Foreign connectors in your organization.


This example displays detailed configuration information for the Foreign connector Fax Connector.

Get-ForeignConnector "Fax Connector" | Format-List