Applies to: Exchange Server 2013

Topic Last Modified: 2013-01-11

Use the Get-AuthServer cmdlet to retrieve settings of authorization servers configured in the Exchange organization.

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


Get-AuthServer [-Identity <AuthServerIdParameter>] [-DomainController <Fqdn>]



This example retrieves all settings for all authorization servers in the Exchange organization.

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Detailed Description

An authorization server is a server or service that issues tokens trusted by Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 for access by partner applications.

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 "Partner application - configure" entry in the Sharing and Collaboration Permissions topic.


Parameter Required Type Description




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




The Identity parameter specifies the identity of an authorization server.

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.