Get-ExternalInOutlook

This cmdlet is available only in the cloud-based service.

Use the Get-ExternalInOutlook cmdlet to view the configuration of external sender identification that's available in supported versions of Outlook. Currently, this feature is supported in Outlook on the web and Outlook for iOS and Android.

Note: We recommend that you use the Exchange Online PowerShell V2 module to connect to Exchange Online PowerShell. For instructions, see Connect to Exchange Online PowerShell.

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

Syntax

Get-ExternalInOutlook
   [[-Identity] <OrganizationIdParameter>]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The important properties that are returned in the output of this cmdlet are:

  • Enabled: True means the feature is enabled; False means the feature is disabled.
  • AllowList: The list of exceptions. Messages received from the specified senders or senders in the specified domains don't receive the External icon in the area of subject line.

You need to be assigned permissions before you can run this cmdlet. Although this topic lists all parameters for the cmdlet, you may not have access to some parameters if they're not included in the permissions assigned to you. To find the permissions required to run any cmdlet or parameter in your organization, see Find the permissions required to run any Exchange cmdlet.

Examples

Example 1

Get-ExternalInOutlook

This example returns the settings of the external sender identification feature for the organization.

Parameters

-Identity

The Identity parameter specifies the GUID of the external sender identification object that you want to view. Although this parameter is available, you don't need to use it.

Type:OrganizationIdParameter
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
Applies to:Exchange Online, Exchange Online Protection

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