Applies to: Exchange Server 2013
Topic Last Modified: 2012-10-11
The permissions required to configure email address and address book features vary depending on the procedure being performed or the cmdlet you want to run. For more information about email addresses and address books, see Email Addresses and Address Books.
To find out what permissions you need to perform the procedure or run the cmdlet, do the following:
- In the table below, find the feature that is most related to
the procedure you want to perform or the cmdlet you want to
- Next, look at the permissions required for the feature. You
must be assigned one of those role groups, an equivalent custom
role group, or an equivalent management role. You can also click on
a role group to see its management roles. If a feature lists more
than one role group, you only need to be assigned one of the role
groups to use the feature. For more information about role groups
and management roles, see Understanding Role Based
- Now, run the Get-ManagementRoleAssignment cmdlet to look
at the role groups or management roles assigned to you to see if
you have the permissions that are necessary to manage the
Note: You must be assigned the Role Management management role to run the Get-ManagementRoleAssignment cmdlet. If you don't have permissions to run the Get-ManagementRoleAssignment cmdlet, ask your Exchange administrator to retrieve the role groups or management roles assigned to you.
If you want to delegate the ability to manage a feature to another user, see Delegate Role Assignments.
Email address and address book permissions
Users who are assigned the View-Only Management role group can view the configuration of the features in the following table. For more information, see View-Only Organization Management.
Address book policies
Email address policies
Global address lists
Offline address books
Offline address book connectivity