Whatif switch does not work in the Set-MoveRequest or Resume-MoveRequest cmdlet in an Exchange Server 2010 environment Content provided by Microsoft Applies to: Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 2Exchange Server 2010 EnterpriseExchange Server 2010 Standard Select Product Version All Products Symptoms Assume that you run the Set-MoveRequest or Resume-MoveRequest cmdlet together with the Whatif switch in Exchange Management Shell. However, the changes are applied to the object unexpectedly.Note The Whatif switch simulates an action without applying any changes to an object. Cause This issue occurs because the ConfirmationMessage property in the Set-MoveRequest or Resume-MoveRequest cmdlet is not set correctly. Resolution To resolve this issue, install the following update rollup: 2661854 Description of Update Rollup 2 for Exchange Server 2010 Service Pack 2 Status Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. More Information For more information about the Set-MoveRequest cmdlet, visit the following Microsoft website:General information about the Set-MoveRequest cmdletFor more information about the Resume-MoveRequest cmdlet, visit the following Microsoft website:General information about the Resume-MoveRequest cmdlet Last Updated: Apr 16, 2012 Did this solve your problem? Yes No Tell us what we can do to improve the article Submit Thanks! Your feedback will help us improve the support experience.