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AD RMS Administration Cmdlets in Windows PowerShell

Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1

Windows PowerShell® is a task-based command-line shell and scripting language designed especially for system administration. This reference topic for the information technology (IT) professional provides assistance in utilizing the Windows PowerShell cmdlets to script and automate tasks.

Active Directory Rights Management Services - Administration

This topic contains brief descriptions of the Windows PowerShell® cmdlets that are for use in administering in Windows Server® 2012. Each cmdlet in the table is linked to additional information about that cmdlet. These cmdlets give you the ability to administer an cluster using Windows PowerShell.

The server role is supported by two sets of Windows PowerShell cmdlets. The set discussed in this topic assists in administering , and the other set is used to deploying and configuring an cluster. For more information on deploying and configuring using Windows PowerShell, see AD RMS Deployment Cmdlets in Windows Server 2012.

For complete information about using Windows PowerShell to install or remove , see Using Windows PowerShell to Deploy AD RMS.


Cmdlet Description


Exports all report definition (.rdl) files for this version of .


Exports a trusted publishing domain (TPD) in .


Exports a trusted user domain (TUD) in .


Generates a report containing information about the certificate chain of a particular user request for the cluster.


Generates a report containing information about a particular certificate used in a user request for the cluster.


Returns all child certificates from a parent certificate used in a user request for the cluster.


Returns use-license information from an issuance license used in a user request for the cluster.


Generates a report containing information about a particular user request for the cluster.


Gets service account credentials for an cluster.


Generates a system health report of the cluster.


Generates a user requests statistical report for the cluster.


Imports a trusted publishing domain (TPD) from a file in .


Imports a trusted user domain (TUDs) from a file in or specifies to trust Microsoft account IDs.


Prepares an server for transitioning to Cryptographic Mode 2.


Enrolls an server with Microsoft Federation Gateway.


Adds Microsoft Federation Gateway support to an server.


Sets the service account for an cluster.


Terminates the enrollment of an server with the Microsoft Federation Gateway.


Removes Microsoft Federation Gateway support from an server.


Updates the cluster information.


Updates enrollment information for an server enrolled with the Microsoft Federation Gateway service.

To display these cmdlets, you will need to run the following commands from Windows PowerShell. You need only run the Add-WindowsFeature cmdlet for the specific server role that you would like to add.

  • Add-WindowsFeature ADRMS – Adds the server role and all its related installation files.

  • Get-Command -Module ADRMSAdmin – Displays all the above cmdlets that are associated with administration.

For more information about—or for the syntax for—any of the deployment cmdlets, use the Get-Help <cmdlet name> cmdlet, where <cmdlet name> is the name of the cmdlet that you want to research. For more detailed information, you can run any of the following cmdlets:

  • Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Detailed

  • Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Full

  • Get-Help <cmdlet name> -Examples

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