Applies to: Exchange Server 2016

This cmdlet is available only in on-premises Exchange Server 2016.

Use the Get-EdgeSyncServiceConfig cmdlet to retrieve the edge synchronization services settings that control the general synchronization behavior shared by all Microsoft Exchange EdgeSync services.

Get-EdgeSyncServiceConfig [-Identity <EdgeSyncServiceConfigIdParameter>] [-DomainController <Fqdn>] [-Site <AdSiteIdParameter>]

This example reads the configuration of the Microsoft Exchange EdgeSync service settings named Primary EdgeSync Settings from Active Directory and displays all its properties in a list format.

Get-EdgeSyncServiceConfig "Primary EdgeSync Settings" | Format-List

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 "EdgeSync" entry in the Mail flow permissions topic.


Parameter Required Type Description




The DomainController parameter specifies the domain controller that's used by this cmdlet to read data from or write data to Active Directory. You identify the domain controller by its fully qualified domain name (FQDN). For example,




The Identity parameter specifies the name of the Microsoft Exchange EdgeSync service configuration you want to view.




The Site parameter specifies the Active Directory site that EdgeSync connects to for synchronizing configuration and recipient data.

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.