Applies To: Windows Server 2008


Message Queuing Triggers is a service that you can use to associate the arrival of each incoming message at a queue with a response. The response depends on the contents of the message and may invoke either a COM component or a stand-alone executable program. For details, see the following links:

  • For an overview of what triggers are and how to define them, see Triggers Overview.

  • For more detailed information about conditions and actions you can specify when creating rules for triggers, see Trigger Rules.

  • For an detailed explanation of how Message Queuing Triggers processes messages see Processing Trigger Messages