Job-immediate-alerts: Stsadm property (Office SharePoint Server)

Applies To: Office SharePoint Server 2007

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Topic Last Modified: 2015-03-09


Specifies the frequency to check for alerts that are to be sent immediately. The value specified is in minutes.


stsadm -o setproperty

-propertyname job-immediate-alerts

-propertyvalue <A valid Windows SharePoint Services Timer service schedule>

**   -url** <URL>

The syntax for the getproperty operation is:

stsadm -o getproperty

propertyname job-immediate-alerts

**   -url** <URL>


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


The following table shows possible values.

Name Value


Gets or sets the name of the property.


Specifies the frequency schedule to check alerts that are set to be sent immediately. The value should be a properly formatted Windows SharePoint Services Timer service (SPTimer) in the form of any one of the following schedules:

•"Every 5 minutes between 0 and 59"

•"Hourly between 0 and 59"

•"Daily at 15:00:00"

•"Weekly between Fri 22:00:00 and Sun 06:00:00"


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


To set an immediate alert to be checked daily at 3:00 p.m., use the following syntax:

stsadm -o setproperty -pn job-immediate-alerts -pv "Daily at 15:00:00" -url https://server_name

To view the setting for the job-immediate-alerts property, use the following syntax:

stsadm -o getproperty -pn job-immediate-alerts -url https://server_name