Friday, May 15, 2009

What is STSADM ?

STSADM is the command-line tool provided with SharePoint.This command-line tool allows you to interact with the SharePoint object model to complete common administrative tasks.Several STSADM commands are available via the command line but not in the Central Admin user interface.STSADM is beneficial to system administrators who want to create scripts to efficiently manage common tasks.STSADM is also extendible, allowing the creating of custom commands.