Applies to: Exchange Online, Exchange Online Protection

This cmdlet is available only in the cloud-based service.

Use the Get-InboundConnector cmdlet to view the settings for an Inbound connector in your cloud-based organization.

For information about the parameter sets in the Syntax section below, see Exchange cmdlet syntax.

Get-InboundConnector [-Identity <InboundConnectorIdParameter>]

This example displays detailed configuration information for the Inbound connector named Inbound Connector for

Get-InboundConnector "Inbound Connector for" | Format-List

This example lists all the Inbound connectors configured in your cloud-based organization.


Inbound connectors accept email messages from remote domains that require specific configuration options.

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 "Inbound and Outbound connectors" entry in the Feature permissions in Exchange Online topic.


Parameter Required Type Description




The Identity parameter specifies the name, or GUID of the Inbound connector. If the Identity name contains spaces, enclose the name in quotation marks ("). You can omit the Identity parameter label.

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.