Alerts-enabled: Stsadm property (Office SharePoint Server)

Applies To: Office SharePoint Server 2007

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Topic Last Modified: 2015-03-09


Turns alerts on or off. By default, alerts are enabled.


stsadm -o setproperty

-propertyname alerts-enabled

-propertyvalue {True| False}

**\[-url\]** *\<URL\>*

The syntax for the getproperty operation is:

stsadm -o getproperty

propertyname alerts-enabled

**\[-url\]** *\<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.


True: Enables alerts for the site collection. This is the default setting.

False: Disables alerts for the site collection.


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


To disable alerts, use the following syntax:

stsadm -o setproperty -url https://server_name -pn alerts-enabled -pv false

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

stsadm -o getproperty -url https://server_name -pn alerts-enabled