Irmrmsenabled: Stsadm property (Office SharePoint Server)

Applies To: Office SharePoint Server 2007

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Topic Last Modified: 2015-03-09


Controls whether the server should use the Windows RMS infrastructure instead of another rights management platform. If you do not want to use a Windows RMS, then use the Irmaddinsenabled operation.

This property is equivalent to the Do not use IRM on this server user interface setting that is located on the Information Rights Management page of the SharePoint Central Administration Web site.


stsadm -o setproperty

-propertyname irmrmsenabled

-propertyvalue {True | False}

**\[-url\]** *\<https://server\_name\>*

The syntax for the getproperty operation is:

stsadm -o getproperty

propertyname irmrmsenabled

**\[-url\]** *\<https://server\_name\>*


You can substitute -pn for -propertyname and -pv for -propertyvalue.

Property values

The following table shows possible values.

Value Description


Gets or sets the name of the property.


  • True: Enables the use of the Windows RMS infrastructure. This is the default setting.

  • False: Disables the use of the Windows RMS infrastructure.


Typically, a path to the URL of the Web application, in the form http://server_name.


To set the server to use another rights management platform, use the following syntax:

stsadm -o setproperty -pn irmrmsenabled -pv false

To view the current setting of the irmrmsenabled property, use the following syntax:

stsadm -o getproperty -pn irmrmsenabled