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Applies to: Exchange Server 2007 SP1, Exchange Server 2007 SP2, Exchange Server 2007 SP3

Use the Get-RoutingGroupConnector cmdlet to view the configuration details of the routing group connectors in an Exchange organization that is running Microsoft Exchange Server 2007.


Get-RoutingGroupConnector [-Identity <RoutingGroupConnectorIdParameter>] [-DomainController <Fqdn>]

Detailed Description

The Get-RoutingGroupConnector cmdlet displays the configuration details of routing group connectors that exist when an organization is running Exchange 2007 and Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange 2000 Server. A routing group connector is used to send and receive messages between Exchange 2007 Hub Transport servers and Exchange Server 2003 or Exchange 2000 Server bridgehead servers.

To view the configuration of a specific routing group connector, you must provide the identity of the routing group connector. If you do not provide an identity, the command returns configuration details of all routing group connectors.

To run the Get-RoutingGroupConnector cmdlet, the account you use must be delegated the following:

  • Exchange Server Administrator role and local Administrators group for the target server

For more information about permissions, delegating roles, and the rights that are required to administer Exchange Server 2007, see Permission Considerations.


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Use the Identity parameter to specify the name or the GUID of the routing group connector. The name is expressed as [[Administrative Group Name\]Routing Group Name]\Routing Group Connector Name. You can use the "*" wildcard character as part of the Administrative Group or Routing Group name.




Use the DomainController parameter to specify the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of the domain controller that this command will bind to and that will process your query of the Active Directory directory service.

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The following example shows how to use the Get-RoutingGroupConnector cmdlet to display the configuration details of the specified routing group connector and bind to the specified domain controller to process the query.

Get-RoutingGroupConnector -Identity "Exchange Administrative Group (FYDIBOHF23SPDLT)\Exchange Routing Group (DWBGZMFD01QNBJR)\Ex2007 to Ex2003 RGC" -DomainController