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Has anyone used tools like (Chef, Salt, Puppet, CfEngine) to configure a 2008 Win Server with Sql? [closed]

I have been looking into tools to automate the creation of servers. For two different reasons: Production Development machines I love the idea of the immutable server. I have seen the tools ...
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How is my Sharepoint site still running?

This has me scratching my head... We have a WSS3.0 front-end server which connects to config and content databases on a separate SQL server (SQLA). This DB server is being decommissioned so we are ...
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714 views

SharePoint 2010 Server Configuration Error -> “Cannot connect to database master”

I recieve the following error when I try to configure SharePoint 2010 Server: "Cannot connect to the database master at SQL server at [computer.domain]. The database might not exist, or the current ...
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How do you clone a sharepoint 2010 front end server and then add the clone to the farm?

We have a SharePoint 2010 farm with one front-end server. This server is a VMWare virtual machine. Let's call it SERVER1. We want to add a new front-end server to this SP farm to enable load ...
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Can't successfully run Sharepoint Foundation 2010 first time configuration

I'm trying to run the non-GUI version of configuration wizard using power shell because I would like to set config and admin database names. GUI wizard doesn't give you all possible options for ...
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Potential issues with SharePoint 2007 and SQL Server default collation?

SharePoint installation guidance specifies that SQL Server collation should be set to Latin1_General_CI_AS_KS_WS (case-insensitive, accent-sensitive, Kana-sensitive, and width-sensitive). However, ...
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Can translation of user interface and list names be disabled in a multilingual Sharepoint site?

I'm in the process of configuring Microsoft Office Server Search for a Sharepoint web site. The web site needs multilingual support, so for indexing and search queries to work properly we need to ...
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288 views

Installing SharePoint to Root or Child domain

We're looking at deploying SharePoint within our company, and there's one question that I haven't been able to find any advice on. The enterprise is currently setup with a single root domain that is ...
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108 views

Two Sharepoint 2007 sites

I'm working with SharePoint 2007 and we're currently working with another organization for a long-term project. We need to access documents in their SharePoint site. After trying to figure out the ...
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Distribution lists in Sharepoint

I'm looking to move all of our Exchange Public Folder contents to a WSS 3.0 server including several contact lists. The problem I've run into is that the distribution lists that have been created in ...
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Sharepoint configuration to overwrite and versioning

Is it possible to configure sharepoint server to handle both versioning and file overwrite at the same time? Do you have a link for that :P :) Thanks EDIT background. I saw a small demo, where ...