MSFT_SIPRgsDistributionListData (New)

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Defines Response Group Service settings for an Exchange Service distribution list.


An instance of this class specifies a distribution list to populate a workflow agent group with the agents specified by the distribution list.

The following syntax is simplified from Managed Object Format (MOF) code and includes all inherited properties. Properties are listed in alphabetic order, not MOF order.


class MSFT_SIPRgsDistributionListData
  string Address;
  [key] string Backend;
  [key] string InstanceId;


This class does not define any methods.


The MSFT_SIPRgsDistributionListData class has the following properties.

  • Address
    Data type: string

    Access type: Read/Write

    Required. The e-mail address for an Exchange Server distribution list (for example,

    The value of this property is not case-sensitive. The maximum length of the string is 256 characters.

  • Backend
    Data type: [key] string

    Access type: Read-only

    Required: When accessing data from any role that belongs to a pool.

    This property identifies the instance of SQL Server that manages the back-end database for Office Communications Server.

    The value for this property depends on the topology of Office Communications Server.



    Standard Edition


    Enterprise Edition

    (consolidated or expanded configuration)




    For Enterprise Edition, computername identifies either the FQDN or the NetBIOS name of the host computer for SQL Server and instancename identifies a named instance of SQL Server on the host computer. The value computername by itself specifies the default instance of SQL Server on the host computer.

  • InstanceId
    Data type: [key] string

    Access type: Read-only



This class gets and sets information at the following level: SQL.

Instances of this class support the following interface methods:

  • Provider::DeleteInstance();

  • Provider::EnumerateInstances();

  • Provider::GetObject();

  • Provider::PutInstance();

    Where PutInstance() supports the following flags:





Server: Installed on computers serving the following roles: Administrative Tools Server and Application Host.

Namespace: Defined in \root\cimv2.

See Also


Office Communications Server WMI Reference