Binddrservice: Stsadm operation (Office SharePoint Server)

Applies To: Office SharePoint Server 2007

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Operation name: Binddrservice


Registers a data retrieval service adapter.

This operation is equivalent to the Enable Data Retrieval Services, Limit Response Size, Update support, and Data Source Time-out user interface settings that are located on the Data Retrieval Service page of the SharePoint Central Administration Web site.


stsadm -o binddrservice

**   -servicename <service name>**

**   -setting <setting>**


Parameter name Value Required? Description


A valid service name, such as "Service1"


The service name that is created.


One or more of the following values:

  • Enabled

  • Limit Response Size

  • Update Support

  • Data Source Time-out


Enabled: Enables data retrieval services so that query results can be processed.

Limit Response Size: Specifies the data source in kilobytes (KB) of the SOAP response to the data retrieval services. The default value is 1000 KB.

Update Support: Enables support for update queries. By default, this value is not enabled.

Data Source Time-out: Specifies the time-out setting, in seconds, of the data source. The default value is 30 seconds.