Applies to: Exchange Server 2016
This cmdlet is available only in on-premises Exchange Server 2016.
Use the Get-FrontEndTransportService cmdlet to view the transport configuration information for the Front End Transport service on Mailbox servers.
For information about the parameter sets in the Syntax section below, see Syntax.
This example displays a list of all Exchange 2016 Mailbox servers and Exchange 2013 Client Access servers in your organization.
The Front End Transport service runs on all Mailbox servers and acts as a stateless proxy for all inbound and outbound external SMTP traffic for the Exchange organization. The Front End Transport service only communicates with the Transport service on a Mailbox server, and doesn't queue any messages locally.
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 "Front End Transport service" entries in the Mail flow permissions topic.
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 server that you want to view.
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.