Getsitelock: Stsadm operation (Windows SharePoint Services)

Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

Updated: September 13, 2007

Applies To: Windows SharePoint Services 3.0


Topic Last Modified: 2007-09-11

Retrieves the lock status of a site. The use of this operation is useful when you want to backup your site using the backup operation. For additional information on using the getsitelock, backup, and setsitelock operations, see Setsitelock.

stsadm.exe -o getsitelock

   -url <URL name>


Parameter name Value Required? Description


A valid URL, such as http://server_name


The URL of the site collection.