RMS errors with XP IE7 and Office 2007

Our RMS brother from Germany, Uwe, had the following RMS encounter. He wanted to share it on the blog. Recently had an interesting issue with a customer where Windows XP SP3 clients with Office 2007 SP2 were not able to create or consume RMS protected content. Some clients may receive the following error. Microsoft Office…


SharePoint 2010 and IRM Integration

This was a very odd corner case. It started with a problem configuring IRM integration on a SharePoint 2010 server. In the SharePoint 2010 Central Administration portal while specifying the Information Rights Management settings the following error occurs. "The required Windows Rights Management client is present but the server could not be accessed. IRM will…