Topic Last Modified: 2013-02-23

In Lync Server 2013 Control Panel, you use meeting configuration setting to control how meetings are implemented in your deployment. This includes the following meeting configurations:

To view meeting configuration settings

  1. From a user account that is assigned to the CsUserAdministrator role or the CsAdministrator role, log on to any computer in your internal deployment.

  2. Open a browser window, and then enter the Admin URL to open the Lync Server Control Panel. For details about the different methods you can use to start Lync Server Control Panel, see Open Lync Server Administrative Tools.

  3. In the left navigation bar, click Conferencing and then click Meeting Configuration.

  4. On the Meeting Configuration page, click the meeting configuration that you would like to view.

  5. In Edit File Filter, select the Show Details… check box.

    Edit Meeting Configuration - <policy> opens displaying the settings for the selected policy. For details about configuring the settings, see Create or Modify a Collection of Meeting Configuration Settings.

Viewing Meeting Configuration Information by Using Windows PowerShell Cmdlets

Meeting configuration settings can be viewed by using Windows PowerShell and the Get-CsMeetingConfiguration cmdlet. This cmdlet can be run either from the Lync Server 2013 Management Shell or from a remote session of Windows PowerShell. For details about using remote Windows PowerShell to connect to Lync Server, see the Lync Server Windows PowerShell blog article "Quick Start: Managing Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Using Remote PowerShell" at

To view meeting configuration information

  • To view information about all your meeting configuration settings, type the following command in the Lync Server Management Shell and then press ENTER:

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    That will return information similar to this:

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    Identity						: Global
    PstnCallersBypassLobby		: True
    EnableAssignedConferenceType	: True
    DesignateAsPresenter			: Company
    AssignedConferenceTypeByDefault : True
    AdmitAnonymousUsersByDefault	: True
    RequireRoomSystemsAuthorization : False
    LogoURL						 :
    LegalURL						:
    HelpURL						 :
    CustomFooterText				:
    AllowConferenceRecording		: True

For more information, see the help topic for the Get-CsMeetingConfiguration cmdlet.