Get-ActivityAlert

This cmdlet is available only in the Office 365 Security & Compliance Center. For more information, see Office 365 Security & Compliance Center PowerShell (https://technet.microsoft.com/library/mt587091.aspx). Use the Get-ActivityAlert cmdlet to view activity alerts in the Security & Compliance Center. Activity alerts send you email notifications when users perform specific activities in Office 365. For information about the parameter sets in the Syntax section below, see Exchange cmdlet syntax (https://technet.microsoft.com/library/bb123552.aspx).

Syntax

Get-ActivityAlert
   [[-Identity] <ComplianceRuleIdParameter>]
   [-DomainController <Fqdn>]
   [<CommonParameters>]

Description

You need to be assigned permissions in the Office 365 Security & Compliance Center before you can use this cmdlet. For more information, see Permissions in Office 365 Security & Compliance Center (https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkId=511920).

Examples

-------------------------- Example 1 --------------------------

Get-ActivityAlert | Format-List Disabled,Name,Description,Operation,UserId,NotifyUser

This example returns a summary list of all activity alerts.

-------------------------- Example 2 --------------------------

Get-ActivityAlert -Identity "All Mailbox Activities"

This example returns detailed information about the activity alert named All Mailbox Activities.

Optional Parameters

-DomainController

This parameter is reserved for internal Microsoft use.

Type:Fqdn
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
Applies to:Office 365 Security & Compliance Center
-Identity

The Identity parameter specifies the activity alert that you want to view. You can use any value that uniquely identifies the activity alert. For example:

  • Name

  • Distinguished name (DN)

  • GUID

Type:ComplianceRuleIdParameter
Position:1
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True
Accept wildcard characters:False
Applies to:Office 365 Security & Compliance Center

Inputs

To see the input types that this cmdlet accepts, see Cmdlet Input and Output Types (https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?linkId=616387). If the Input Type field for a cmdlet is blank, the cmdlet doesn't accept input data.

Outputs

To see the return types, which are also known as output types, that this cmdlet accepts, see Cmdlet Input and Output Types (https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?linkId=616387). If the Output Type field is blank, the cmdlet doesn't return data.