Dead-site-notify-after: Stsadm property (Windows SharePoint Services)

Applies To: Windows SharePoint Services 3.0


Topic Last Modified: 2007-10-29

Specifies the number of days to wait before sending notifications.

This property is equivalent to the Start sending notifications __ days after site collection creation, or use is confirmed user interface setting that is located on the Site Use Confirmation and Deletion page of the SharePoint Central Administration Web site.


stsadm -o setproperty

-propertyname dead-site-notify-after

-propertyvalue <Number of days>

**\[-url\]** \<http://server\_name\>

The syntax for the getproperty operation is:

stsadm -o getproperty

propertyname dead-site-notify-after

**\[-url\]** \<http://server\_name\>


You can substitute -pn for -propertyname and -pv for -propertyvalue.

Property values

The following table shows possible values.

Name Value


Gets or sets the name of the property.


Numerical value to set the number of days. The default value is 90.


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


To set the number of days to 100 to wait before sending notifications, use the following syntax:

stsadm -o setproperty -pn dead-site-notify-after -pv 100