Days-to-show-new-icon: Stsadm property (Office SharePoint Server)

SharePoint 2007

Applies To: Office SharePoint Server 2007


Topic Last Modified: 2007-09-20

Specifies the number of days to display the "New" icon for items added to a Web site.

stsadm -o setproperty

   -propertyname days-to-show-new-icon

   -propertyvalue {A numeric value (number of days)}

   [-url] <http://server_name>

The syntax for the getproperty operation is:

stsadm -o getproperty

   propertyname days-to-show-new-icon

   [-url] <http://server_name>

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.


The number of days you want the "New" icon displayed on the Web site.


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

To set the number of days to 14 days for the "New" icon to be displayed on a Web site, use the following syntax:

stsadm -o setproperty -pn days-to-show-new-icon -pv 14