Applies to: Exchange Server 2010 SP3, Exchange Server 2010 SP2

Topic Last Modified: 2012-11-16

Use the Get-MailboxCalendarConfiguration cmdlet to show the calendar settings for a specified mailbox.


Get-MailboxCalendarConfiguration -Identity <MailboxIdParameter> [-DomainController <Fqdn>]

Detailed Description

The Get-MailboxCalendarConfiguration cmdlet returns settings for the calendar of the specified mailbox, including the following:

  • Workdays   Days that appear in the calendar as work days in Microsoft Office Outlook Web App

  • WorkingHoursStartTime   Time that the calendar work day starts

  • WorkingHoursEndTime   Time that the calendar work day ends

  • WorkingHoursTimeZone   Time zone set on the mailbox for the working hours start and end times

  • WeekStartDay   First day of the calendar work week

  • ShowWeekNumbers   Number for each week ranging from 1 through 52 for the calendar while in month view in Outlook Web App

  • TimeIncrement   Increments in minutes in which the calendar displays the time in Outlook Web App

  • RemindersEnabled   Whether Outlook Web App provides a visual cue when a calendar reminder is due

  • ReminderSoundEnabled   Whether a sound is played when a calendar reminder is due

  • DefaultReminderTime   Length of time before each meeting or appointment that the calendar in Outlook Web App shows the reminder

To see all of the settings returned, pipeline the command to the Format-List command. To see a code sample, see "EXAMPLE 1" later in this topic.

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 "User options" entry in the Client Access Permissions topic.


Parameter Required Type Description




The Identity parameter specifies a unique identifier for the mailbox. You can use the following values:

  • GUID

  • ADObjectID

  • Distinguished name (DN)

  • Domain\Account

  • User principal name (UPN)

  • LegacyExchangeDN

  • SmtpAddress

  • Alias




The DomainController parameter specifies the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of the domain controller that retrieves data from Active Directory.

Input Types

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.

Return Types

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.



This example retrieves all the calendar settings for Kai's mailbox where the Identity parameter is specified in the alias format.

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Get-MailboxCalendarConfiguration -Identity kai | Format-List


This example uses the Identity parameter specified in the domain\account format and returns the calendar settings for Tony's mailbox.

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Get-MailboxCalendarConfiguration -Identity contoso\tony


This example requests that the domain controller DC1 retrieves calendar settings for Kai's mailbox from Active Directory.

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Get-MailboxCalendarConfiguration -Identity kai -DomainController DC1