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How to restore SharePoint 2010 Foundation after PC renaming?

I renamed local PC name and after reboot SharePoint 2010 Foundation does not work anymore. At this page it is described to use the PowerShell command: Rename-SPServer [-Identity] ...
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Is SharePoint 2010 compatible with Windows 2008 R2 Server Core?

Now that Core 2008 R2 added .net support, I wonder if it's possible to run SharePoint 2010 Web Frontends on it? Found some articles saying you can't run it on 2008 Core (no ASP.net support), but ...
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Where can I download the SharePoint 2010 PowerShell Snap-in?

I just need a download link to the SharePoint 2010 Snap-In for PowerShell 2.0. All of my searches find instructions on how to use it, but not download it.
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Loads of memory in “standby” on Windows Server 2008 R2

In our SharePoint farm, our Web Front End servers all have loads of memory in "standby" mode, meaning very little is available for our IIS worker process. We have 32 GB of RAM in each of the boxes, ...
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Setting up SharePoint 2010 guides

I'm looking for some guides on setting up SharePoint Server 2010. The guides should be focused on the actual web interface side of things such as Permissions, Layouts, Team Sites etc. I have searched ...
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Not able to start “Forefront Identity Manager Service”

I have SharePoint 2010 installed on my machine. For synchronizing user profiles I am trying to start "Forefront Identity Manager Service". But, when I click on start, it says the following message: ...
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Changing farm account in Sharepoint 2010

After changing the the farm account to a domain user account I get the following error when trying to access the Central Administration page: "Cannot connect to configuration database" After I ...
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Sharepoint 2010 slow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Slow Sharepoint Server 2010 I have a sharepoint 2010 installation that is running really slowly. The installation is set up as follows, I have a domain controller ...
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8Gb Fiber Channcel HBA vs. 10 Gb SPF+ Converged HBA

I am putting a Dell server together, more specifically R720. I have to select the correct Host Bus Adapter. This HBA on R710 will connect to a storage device. I am confused between these two: QLogic ...
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Running Sharepoint 2010 on the minimum system requirements

I was planning on setting up a Microsoft Office Sharepoint 2010 site for evaluation through our technet to see if it was worth purchasing a license for. I was reading the minimum system specs, and I ...
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Excel web view broken in SharePoint 2010

Last night I patched and rebooted our SharePoint 2010 server. Everything looked fine but this morning the Excel web viewer is broken. When trying to open a spreadsheet I get an error box stating, ...
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WSS3.0 to SharePoint Foundation 2010 upgrade

I've got a Windows 2003 x86 server with a small WSS3.0 installation. Now we've bought a new server with Windows Server 2008 x64 and installed SharePoint Foundation 2010 on it. I wish to transfer the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Licensing Costs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? We will be implementing a public-facing website in SharePoint 2010 and I have a few questions regarding licensing: ...
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Forefront Identity Manager errors when starting the SharePoint 2010 User Profile Synchronization Service Application

After following Spence Harbar's Rational Guide to implementing SharePoint Server 2010 User Profile Synchronization (http://www.harbar.net/articles/sp2010ups.aspx) exactly (and having it work several ...
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Moving SharePoint 2010 to a new domain

I have a small SharePoint 2010 farm (1 WFE / App Server & 1 SQL server) Our organisation is currently mirgrating to our holding company's global domain, so we now have a new local DC on site with ...
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Office Web Applications Hardware Requirements

I am looking at deploying Sharepoint with Office Web Applications and trying to get the approvals for the necessary hardware. Looking at the requirements from Microsoft ...
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Setting up PerformancePoint Services on Sharepoint 2010: connection errors

I have tried to setup PerformancePoint Services on SharePoint 2010, but every time I try to use the dashboard designer, I get this error: “An error has occurred attempting to contact the specified ...
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Create a Hand In Items In SharePoint 2010

I work for a school district and am implementing SharePoint 2010. We are trying to determine how to create a hand in (students can drop files into but not view and staff members can view) document ...
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Move document to folder in share point

This is a really stupid and frustrating question - I have a document library, I have full permissions, there is a document and a folder in the library, I want to move the document into the folder. how ...
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What do I put on my developers box in regard to SharePoint 2010

So we are venturing out into the world of SharePoint and it seems that I have to install SharePoint Server directly on each developer's box. Is this correct? I have SharePoint up and running on a ...
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Specify Powershell to run on .NET 3.5 after WMF 3.0 install

I just installed the .NET Framework 4.0 and WMF 3.0 on a Server 2008 R2 SP1 machine that has SharePoint Foundation 2010 installed on it. Now, when I go to Start - All Programs - Microsoft SharePoint ...
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Recover sharepoint after uninstall project server

I have a big, big problem. After uninstall project server for sharepoint 2010, it doesnt start any page or the central admin page, looking here ...
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Windows Phone 7 and Sharepoint

Do I need to install/configuge the (entire and expensive) Windows Sharepoint Server (is the 2007 version sufficient?) or am I fine with Sharepoint Services 3.0 in order to work with the sharepoint ...
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output MOSS 2010 configuration for documentation purposes

When writing documentations about a system I usually can use the sysinfo command on the command line to output most configurations and Hardware Specs. This saves a lot of time and makes the job of ...
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Question about the Sharepoint 2010 VHD

I want to install the Sharepoint 2010 image here (http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=0C51819B-3D40-435C-A103-A5481FE0A0D2&displaylang=en), however, and this is a Sharepoint ...
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Install Different SharePoint Servers using Single Database Server

I have a database server in my network running SQL 2008 R2. I have SharePoint 2010 installed on a separate server and using the above server for database storage. I want to install a new Project ...
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How do you list all sites/pages on a SharePoint 2007 Web Application that a particular solution (WSP) is referenced?

Is there an stsadm() command (or some other method) that will show everywhere that a Solution is being used. I would like to get the results in a list using either the solution GUID or the fully ...
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What discussion alternatives have you used with SharePoint 2010…?

I'm just wondering what solutions people have implemented for discussion forums in SharePoint 2010. Do you mostly opt to use the out-of-the-box discussion lists and web parts? Are there alternative ...
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Why can't I “Edit Personal Settings” for a user in SharePoint 2010

So, as you can see I have no option to change stuff like e-mail, phone, name, etc. when I try to edit user information. The account I'm showing in this image is actually an administrator account. ...
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Common document library between two SharePoint sites

Here's what I'm trying to accomplish: Our organization maintains a sharepoint site for our clients, and sometimes we have situations where different clients (with distinct sharepoint sites on the ...
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Free program to manage Sharepoint site permissions for lots of sites and lots of users

I have a lot of Sharepoint sites that I need to setup permissions on. Manually opening each site and adding users takes a lot of time. It is also tedious as these users are usually the same ones ...
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Move/Copy Document Libraries from Sharepoint v3.0 to Sharepoint 2010

My company has moved to TFS 2010. We have a new Sharepoint server (Sharepoint 2010 with Enterprise Client Access License) for our new TFS Server. But there are a lot of documents we would like to ...
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Do I really need to have SharePoint Server installed on my computer?

Ok, So I have another question about the servers. I’m reading this book here about created Visual Web Parts for SharePoint using Visual Studio 2010/ASP.NET, however when I select New Project-> Visual ...
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Linking to network shares from Sharepoint pages

So the place I work decided to set up a Microsoft Sharepoint 2010 server for task management and I (as the lowly entry-level intern) have been tasked with "figuring it out." One thing that the end ...
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SharePoint doesn't support this authentication scheme

I have a new Windows Phone 7 phone, and I'm trying to investigate how to connect the Office application to our SharePoint site(s). In the Office application, on Phone 7, I flip to the SharePoint ...
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Hosting many public facing sites single farm sharepoint-Architecture

I am planning to host different public facing websites on a single farm in SPS 2010.But I want the architecture to be like that when one site goes down or we are doing any maintenance on one site it ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 web application development suitability evaluation/assessment

I would like to know what kind of applications are suitable to be developed on top of Sharepoint 2010 and which should not be built on to of it. So when to embrace/avoid Sharepoint 2010 as a ...
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SharePoint - force user to accept AUP when first logging in etc

We're looking to move a bespoke intranet across to SharePoint. One query that has come up is whether we can do the following easily: When user logs in for the first time they should be forced read ...
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Has Sharepoint replaced your file servers?

I wanted to know how many people have gone the route of nearly or completing replacing your standard file server which we have all come to become so comfortable with by using Sharepoint. What kinda of ...
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How to send a direccion to the void using the Hosts file and without using 127.0.0.1?

I have some name address that i want to send straight to the void using the HOSTS file but i don't want to use the 127.0.0.1. How can i do that?. Why?, I want to speed up some proccess but 127.0.0.1 ...
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Many huge files in Sharepoint… Any “stubbing” or “shortcutting” software exist?

I'm in an industry that uses a lot of scanned documents and large attachments (100MB), and I see our Sharepoint database growing quickly. What options do I have for managing this rapid growth? Can ...
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Use backup restore then attach in Sharepoint 2007 to 2010 migration

The microsoft technet article for using the detach/attach method for migrating from Sharepoint 2007 to 2010 is here, http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263299.aspx. However, I would like to ...
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if downgrading from sharepoint 2010 standard to foundation, would we lose content?

We currently have SharePoint Foundation 2010 installed, and are planning to install a trial of Server Standard 2010. If the Standard trial runs out, and management decides not to purchase Standard, ...
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How do you get SharePoint back in sync when you change a user's sAMAccountName?

I have observed on SharePoint 2010 that if you change the sAMAccountName of a user after the user has logged into a SharePoint site collection, the tp_Login field in the UserInfo table does not get ...
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Pre-provision MySite user site via script?

We're considering pre-provisioning each user's MySite in SP 2010 - I know MS don't recommend it but it's a Uni installation and we'd like to have the student accounts set up in advance rather than ...
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SharePoint 2010 MySites - Host on separate servers

We're playing with the SP 2010 Beta ahead of a planned deployment later this year in an academic environment. We anticipate that the majority of traffic will be through MySites when everything is ...
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Creating Hyper-V Images for SharePoint 2010

So this best practise guide mentions that I can create a hyper-v image from a new install of SharePoint 2010, is it possible to run more than one machine (copied from this image) on the same network? ...
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SharePoint And configuration of trusted Relationship between two forests?

In our organization, we have two Active Directory forests, A and B, without any trust relationship between them. Now, we need to have a Sharepoint 2010 installation which allows users from both ...
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SharePoint 2010 with two application servers

I've been tasked with setting up a 3-tier SharePoint farm. Two load balanced webservers Two applications servers A SQL server Everything is all set up and working with load balancing etc. etc. My ...