"AD RMS Rights Policy Template Management (Automated)" Scheduled Task on Windows 8

Q

What is the scheduled task "\Microsoft\Windows\Active Directory Rights Management Services Client\AD RMS Rights Policy Template Management (Automated)" on my Windows 8 computer?

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A

"\Microsoft\Windows\Active Directory Rights Management Services Client\AD RMS Rights Policy Template Management (Automated)" is a scheduled task on Windows 8 system added as part of Windows installation.

You will see "\Microsoft\Windows\Active Directory Rights Management Services Client\AD RMS Rights Policy Template Management (Automated)" listed on Task Scheduler with the following information:

Name: AD RMS Rights Policy Template Management (Automated)
Location: \Microsoft\Windows\Active Directory Rights Management Services Client
Description: Updates the AD RMS rights policy templates for the 
   user. This job does not provide a credential prompt if 
   authentication to the template distribution web service on the 
   server fails. In this case, it fails silently.
Actions: Custom handler
Triggers:
History:

"AD RMS Rights Policy Template Management (Automated)" is disabled by default.

It is recommented to disable "\Microsoft\Windows\Active Directory Rights Management Services Client\AD RMS Rights Policy Template Management (Automated)" as a scheduled task.

 

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