Applies to: Exchange Server 2007 SP3, Exchange Server
2007 SP2, Exchange Server 2007 SP1, Exchange Server 2007
Topic Last Modified: 2007-01-02
This topic explains how to use the Exchange Management Shell to view an existing transport agent on a computer that has the Hub Transport server role or Edge Transport server installed.
For more information about transport agents, see Overview of Transport Agents.
|You cannot administer transport agents by using the Exchange Management Console. To administer transport agents, you must use the Exchange Management Shell. For more information about how to use the Exchange Management Shell, see Using the Exchange Management Shell.|
Before You Begin
To run the Get-TransportAgent cmdlet on a computer that has the Edge Transport server role installed, you must be a member of the local Administrators group on that computer.
To run the Get-TransportAgent cmdlet, the account you use must be delegated the following:
- Exchange Organization Administrator role
For more information about permissions, delegating roles, and the rights that are required to administer Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, see Permission Considerations.
Viewing a Summary List of Transport Agents
In the Exchange Management Shell, you can view a summary list of transport agents that are configured on a local computer.
To use the Exchange Management Shell to view a summary list of all transport agents
Run the following command:
Viewing Detailed Configuration of a Specific Transport Agent
In the Exchange Management Shell, you can view transport agents that are configured on the local computer by using the following syntax:
Get-TransportAgent <TransportAgentID> | Format-List
|To view the detailed configuration of all transport agents on
the local computer, do not specify a
For more information about pipelining, see Pipelining.
For more information about how to work with the information that is returned by a command, see Working with Command Output.
To use the Exchange Management Shell to view the detailed configuration of an existing Transport agent
Run the following command to view the detailed configuration of the Journaling agent that is configured on a Hub Transport server:
Get-TransportAgent "Journaling agent" | Format-List
For detailed syntax and parameter information, see Get-TransportAgent.