Pro-Tip – when you’re setting up your 2013 farm and the ‘follow sites’ features don’t work between web applications…make sure the web app’s app pool account has SPDataAccess rights (that’
When needing to tune the DCS, just starting and stopping the service on servers by way of CA is a swift ticket to a completely borked farm. ProTip – see article here [http://technet.
Quick protip – if you are publishing My Sites and need to change the URL (but not the actual location – think AAMs or TMG publishing) – the only way to do it from what I
In SharePoint, if you’re smart, you have written a custom footer to display the site owner (or primary site collection administrator) so people know who to talk to when something goes wrong.
Working with a client the other day, I had the need to take a web application from one SP install to another. Normally, no big deal. This time, however, client has two different
Let’s say you have some custom layouts you want to make available for all of your users when they create new pages in SP2010, but the Enterprise Wiki page layout is bumming
Recently, I was privileged to begin working on a project where a feasibility study was being conducted similar to other studies that are happening all over the world these days. “Shall we go
I’m working with a client right now that has a large SharePoint 2010 deployment (8 web apps, couple hundred site collections (not counting My Sites), a couple thousand sites and about 80,
It should come as no surprise that I’m a bit of a fan of SharePoint. I’ve practically built my career on the platform and truly enjoy the breadth and depth of
I didn’t mean for this article to turn into a specific rant, but I failed horribly in that regard. I was doing some follow up research on my previous post regarding the
It is interesting to see the Enterprise space, with all the efforts of integration and collaboration, continue to struggle with fundamental technology differences and the lack of willingness to improve. There seem to
Normally, I try to keep my blog high level, in the architect space. However, I am currently assigned to a client and they were needing a migration script to convert accounts in SharePoint