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September 9, 2010 / dw

Adding IP addresses to Exchange Connectors with powershell

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I needed to add over 100 IP addresses to an internal relay connector. Here’s what I did.

Created a file with all of the addresses. One address per line.

$rc = Get-ReceiveConnector -Identity “tokp3hub31Internal Anonymous AppDevice Relay”
Get-Content c:scriptsIP.txt | foreach {$rc.RemoteIPRanges += “$_”}
$rc | Set-ReceiveConnector -ErrorAction SilentlyContinueThis will append to existing addresses.

I also wanted to run a report of what addresses where associated with the connector, but the output kept getting cut off. I figure out how to Prevent Truncation of Long Output in the exchange management shell. First run:

$FormatEnumerationLimit =-1

then the following will get the total list of IP addresses.

Get-ReceiveConnector “E2K7VInternal Anonymous AppDevice Relay” | fl remoteipranges > c:iplist.txt

Hope it helps

dw

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