Monthly Archives: November 2017

SharePoint 2016 Installation


Before installation process , just have a look share point versions history SharePoint History: On Premise – Software installed and hosted by the customer in customer data center.  Online / Cloud / Office 365 SharePoint – Microsoft provides SharePoint as software as … Continue reading

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Move sub site to new Site Collection in a new Content Database with PowerShell


Here’s the whole script for you to copy and paste. Just save it as a .ps1 file and run it as a farm account: $ErrorActionPreference = “Continue”; #Get input from user $name = Read-Host “Enter New Site Collection Name”; $site … Continue reading

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Running SharePoint PowerShell Scripts from a Batch File (.bat)


You would think there would be a ton of information on how to do this. However, it took a good bit of research to figure this one out. So now I’m going to pass this information on to you! It’s … Continue reading

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Migration Tools


5 SharePoint Pre-Migration Tasks Without harping on about it too much, the first thing you really need to do is to work out exactly how and what content you are going to migrate, and when you are going to do … Continue reading

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Moving SharePoint Databases to Another Server (Without Reconfiguring SharePoint)


Ref :https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/meamcs/2014/06/10/moving-sharepoint-databases-to-another-server-without-reconfiguring-sharepoint/ Introduction Moving / Migrating Microsoft SharePoint Server Databases from one server to another might be difficult as you need to reconfigure all the related DB(s) to point at the new server. This might be acceptable if we are … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2013 using Cross-Site Publishing


Overview While building Public site in other terms we call Customer Facing site, you will need better Web Content Management capabilities. Generally you will have Authors who are responsible for producing the content while the produced content will go through … Continue reading

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People Picker in SharePoint 2013


We can manage how to query users in People picker using stsadm as the following (You can run these commands in SharePoint Management Shell ) : To enable Cross Domain (One way ) stsadm -o setproprety -pn peoplepicker-searchadforests -pv “foreset:domain.com,domain\abc,password;domain:domain2.com,domain2\abc,password” -url http://domain.comContinue reading

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Host Name Site Collection in SharePoint 2013


Open SharePoint Management Shell Run the Following Command New-SPSite -Url “http://HostheaderForSiteCollection” -HostHeaderWebApplication “http://WebAppUrl” -Name “Test Name” -Template “sts#0” -OwnerAlias “domain\userDomain”

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Event ID 4962 -SharePoint Web Services Round Robin Service Load Balancer


Error : SharePoint Web Services Round Robin Service Load Balancer Event: EndpointFailure Process Name: w3wp Process ID: 4692 AppDomain Name: /LM/W3SVC/1298049692/ROOT-1-129995799432439788 AppDomain ID: 2 Service Application Uri: urn:schemas-microsoft-com:sharepoint:service:0cbdaef473aa41ccbefff880e6f844ba#authority=urn:uuid:66678e5d6d324193b456e233c76a4d31&authority= https://myserver:32844/Topology/topology.svc Active Endpoints: 1 Failed Endpoints:1 Affected Endpoint: http://myserver:32843/0cbdaef473aa41ccbefff880e6f844ba/SearchService.svc Resolution 1. Go to … Continue reading

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How to check the SharePoint Installation Type – Standalone or Farm


The solution is to launch the Registry Editor (regedit.exe) and check for the Server Role at the following location depending on the SharePoint version: SharePoint 2007: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Web Server Extensions\12.0\WSS\ServerRole SharePoint 2010: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Web Server Extensions\14.0\WSS\ServerRole SharePoint 2013: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Web Server Extensions\15.0\WSS\ServerRole The … Continue reading

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