A few recent migrations I worked on required me to export and import all Farm Solutions from one SharePoint farm to another SharePoint farm. There are a few blogs and tools available to get this done. However, I came across Shane Young’s brilliant one line PowerShell command to get the job done! Export all of the [...]
When installing SharePoint, a good practice is to use SQL Aliases for your installation. To manage and create a SQL Alias via a gui tool, go to start > run > cliconfg and Enter. Then go to the Alias tab.
2012 has been a year of many changes for us in the SharePoint world. In the span of a few months we had SQL 2012, Windows 2012 and SharePoint 2013 released! Are you ready for change? My year will be spent learning, adopting and implementing these new technologies from Microsoft.
There are a lot of resources (blog posts / worksheets / scripts / screenshots on random SharePoint things) on the internet on SharePoint 2013 which could be classified as an ‘ebook’ if you print it to pdf. However, I am interested in capturing “ebooks” that are in pdf, doc or xps format, with a table [...]
If you are an MSDN (or Technet) downloader like me, you would agree that manually starting and resuming your paused or suspended downloads aren’t that easy! I struggle to remember the path to the Microsoft File Transfer Manager to restart my downloads. Here is how to kick start the application
SharePoint 2013 has a number of changes since SharePoint 2010. This is a list of some of the features and discontinued functionality. If you want a quick look at what has been discontinued or modified – read further..
If you are looking to introduce a new SharePoint 2013 farm or an upgrade to SharePoint 2013 in your organisation and need to get some quick information put together to your manager or CIO, then I suggest the following guide from Microsoft: Click here: SharePoint 2013 IT Professional reviewers guide Some of my notes: Its [...]
When configuring the User Profile Sync in SharePoint, you would have certainly read up Spence Harbar’s post on configuring the User Profile Sync. If you haven’t, then here’s a link you should definitely bookmark:
I had an overwhelming response for this webcast. 25 registrations were received in 48 hours. Please note: I have now decided to move away from ‘Teamviewer’ which had a 25 participant maximum to another webcast/webinar provider. The new one has the capacity to house 100 participants. It also has better Audio options (international call in numbers, [...]
Topic: Troubleshooting SharePoint 2010 issues Special coverage on SharePoint 2013! A problem well defined is a problem half solved! Explore the various steps to troubleshooting SharePoint issues, learn more on tools, tips and tricks to help you quickly narrow down your issue and find a fix. This event is only limited to 100 attendees, so [...]