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AD RMS ( 1.0, 2.0, 2.1,..) – Office 2010, Office 2013, Sharepoint 2013,..

What’s New in Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS)?

AD RMS – Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):

AD RMS Team Blog


AD RMS Client 1.0 Deployment and Usage Considerations: MSDRM Client

file to check version: Msdrm.dll (system32)

Office-RegKey (2010): HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\14.0\Common\DRM

Licenses: LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\DRM

Templates: LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\DRM\Templates

Templates must be deployed (can be automated: Scheduled Task, GPO and script,..)


AD RMS Client 2.0 Deployment Notes: MSIPC Client

Client installed to: %ProgramFiles%\Active Directory Rights Management Services Client 2.x.

file to check version: Msipc.dll

Licenses: %LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\MSIPC.

Templates: %LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\MSIPC\Templates.

Templates are distributed (downloaded) automatically from RMS Servers by this new client

Office 2010 can NOT use RMS Client 2.0 / 2.1

Office 2013 / Sharepoint 2013 installes RMS Client 2.0 during own installation and uses it therefore.


How to configure the AD RMS Client 2.1: MSIPC Client

Announcing – AD RMS SDK 2.1 RTM is available:

RMS Client 2.1 is a separate download


Spaß mit AD RMS (“Cryptographic Mode 2″  – compatibility // RMS CLient Versions):


IRM and Office

Office 2013, AD RMS Client 2.x and Template distribution:

ADRMS 2012 with Office 2013:

Office 2013 can’t access the protected documents after RMS server decommission:

Office IRM Registry-Keys:

Office-RegKey (2010): HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\14.0\Common\DRM

Office-RegKey (2013): HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\15.0\Common\DRM


AD RMS Bulk Protection Tool and FCI Step-by-Step:

Automatic RMS protection of non-MS Office files using FCI and Rights Protected Folder Explorer:

Rights Protected Folder Explorer (RPFE):

Protect everything: using FCI to protect files of any type with Windows Server 2012

AD RMS and Microsoft Office Deployment Considerations:


AD RMS and Server Design: Trusted User Domains (TUD), Trusted Publishing Domains (TPD)

Extending AD RMS Beyond Your Organization: B2B, B2C

Making AD RMS Available on the Internet:

AD RMS Best Practices Guide:

AD RMS under the hood: Client bootstrapping:

Part 1:

Part 2:

AD RMS under the hood: Server bootstrapping

AD RMS Cryptographic Modes:


Microsoft Office (RMS) Instructor Kits:

AD RMS Client for Windows Server 2012: and Sharepoint 2013

Foxit(R) Reader Delivers Microsoft(R) AD RMS Client 2.0 Compliance: PDF

Office Configuration Analyzer Tool (OffCAT) version 1.1 is now available

July 2013 Office Update Release

Current Cumulative Updates for Office – Q3 2013

App-V: Adding Additional Languages to Office 2010 Packages (. . . and pre-setting the Outlook Default Language)

Microsoft Office 2010 Sequencing Kit for Microsoft Application Virtualization 5.0 now available

Office 2010 SP2 Beta Now Available for Download