Filescrn template list

Updated: April 17, 2012

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

Lists currently configured file screen templates and their properties. If a specific template is specified, the command output displays the properties for that template, including name, file groups that are screened, and configured notifications. If used without parameters, the filescrn template list command displays all quota templates configured on the local computer, and the properties for each such quota template.

For examples of how to use this command, see Examples.


filescrn template list [/template:<TemplateName>] [/list-notifications] [/remote:<ComputerName>]


Parameter Description


Lists only the properties for file screen template TemplateName. If the template name contains a space, enclose the name in quotation marks.


Lists detailed information about the notifications configured for the file screen template.


Performs the operation on the remote computer ComputerName.


  • The shortest sequence of characters that uniquely identifies a parameter can be used as an abbreviation. For example, the following two commands are equivalent:

    filescrn t l /l
    filescrn template list /list-notifications
  • To perform operations on a remote computer by using the /remote:ComputerName parameter:

    • You must be logged on with a domain account that is a member of the Administrators group on both the local computer and the remote computer.

    • The remote computer must be running Windows Server 2008, and File Server Resource Manager must be installed.

    • The Remote File Server Resource Manager Management exception on the remote computer must be enabled. You enable this exception by using Windows Firewall in Control Panel.


  • To list all file screen templates configured on the local computer, type:

    filescrn template list
  • To list detailed information about the notifications configured for the Block Audio and Video Files template, type:

    filescrn template list /template:"block audio and video files" /list-notifications

Additional references

Command-Line Syntax Key

Filescrn template