Retrieve Server Information

 

Updated: October 17, 2013

Applies To: Windows Server 2012 Essentials

Retrieves the basic server information to the client, such as the server name and the server SKU. This method requires authentication.

GET services/builtin/ServerManagement.svc/ServerInformation

GET https://www.contoso.com/services/builtin/ServerManagement.svc/ServerInformation HTTP/1.1  
Accept: application/xml  
Cookie: ASP.NET_SessionId=********************  
Canary: *********************  
Host: domainname  
  

HTTP/1.1 200 OK  
Cache-Control: no-cache  
Content-Length: 623  
Content-Type: application/xml; charset=utf-8  
Server: Microsoft-IIS/8.5  
X-AspNet-Version: 4.0.30319  
X-Powered-By: ASP.NET  
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff  
Date: Tue, 02 Jul 2013 03:06:59 GMT  
  

  
<ServerInfo xmlns="http://contracts.microsoft.com/WindowsServerEssentials/2011/09/WebApi" xmlns:i="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance">  
<IsMediaStreamingServiceAvailable>true</IsMediaStreamingServiceAvailable>  
<IsTsGatewayEnabled>true</IsTsGatewayEnabled>  
<ServerDomainGuid>13581ae6-2516-48c8-ac4a-eaa9a1bf6c42</ServerDomainGuid>  
<ServerGuid>1ec23760-74ac-4fef-88eb-35522215e212</ServerGuid>  
<ServerInternetDomainName>manybug.cn</ServerInternetDomainName>  
<ServerName>QSVR3</ServerName>  
<ServerSku>50</ServerSku>  
<ServerUtcNow>2013-07-02T03:06:59.5269025Z</ServerUtcNow>  
<ServerVersion>6.3.9431.0</ServerVersion>  
</ServerInfo>  
  

The returned ServerName field is used for every web service method that accesses files and requires a path variable. An example path would be \\servername\Company\a.txt.

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