To Exclude Lockbox Versions

Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2

To perform this procedure, you must be logged on locally to the administration Web site with a domain user account that is a member of the Administrators group. As a security best practice, consider using Run as to perform this procedure.

The exclusion conditions are enforced by the client at the time the use license is bound to the protected content.

Excluding Lockbox Versions

To Exclude Lockbox Versions

  1. Log on to computer with a user account that is a member of the local Administrators group.

  2. Click Start, point to All Programs, point to Windows RMS, and then click Windows RMS Administration to open the Global Administration page.

  3. Next to the Web site on which you want to exclude lockbox versions, click Administer RMS on this Web site.

  4. In the Administration links area, click Exclusion policies.

  5. In the RM lockbox exclusion area, click Enable to exclude lockbox versions.

  6. In Minimum RM lockbox required, type By setting lockbox exclusion to that minimum version, you will force the Windows RMS clients in your organization to upgrade to the Windows RMS client for SP2 to consume rights-protected content. Click Update.


    To turn off exclusion based on lockbox version, click Disable.

For more information about performing this procedure, see "Excluding Lockbox Versions" earlier in this subject.