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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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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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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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Moving WSS sites to a new SharePoint 2010 Foundation server

This existing question helps but it doesn't answer all my questions. I have WSS 3 running on Server1 (Server 2003) and its database is DBServer1 (SQL 2008). I have installed SharePoint 2010 ...
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Backup Exec 2012 will not backup Sharepoint 2010

Backup Exec 2012 SP3 is unable to 'see' Sharepoint 2010 installed on the same server for backing up. MSSQL 2008, Symantec Backup Exec 2012, Sharepoint 2010 are all installed on same server. Agent for ...
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Cloning Sharepoint 2010 farm

Our company has a SharePoint 2010 farm in production and no development environment. I am looking for some tips/guide regarding the creation of such an environment. So, what are the best practices? ...
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Accessing Sharepoint 2010 Intranet folder via UNC path

We have this Sharepoint 2010 site with a Document Library that needs to be accessed from a separate system. And this separate system connects to it via a UNC string, such as \intranet\site\folder. ...
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Sharepoint 2010 moving site collection to different database error

I am trying to move a site collection from one content database to another content database. First I used the following PowerShell command: New-SPContentDatabase -Name New_DB -WebApplication ...
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Mail Enabled Sharepoint 2010 Loop Detected

I have setup a small Sharepoint 2010 deployment and it is working fine, for now. I have run through one of the more popular step by step guides to mail enable the install and what I have is internal ...
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SharePoint Upgade Question

My company will be upgrading our SharePoint 2007 site to SP2010 and I know how to do it. But there is one step in the migration step that I don't. The pre-upgrade checker will give you a list of ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search Error 0x800703fa

We have migrated from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. Everything appears to be working correctly except for an intermitent error with search. Occastionally search results will crash for all of our sites ...
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SP2010: Account login problem

I have some problems with sahrepoint 2010 account management... In my windows 7 i have 2 accounts: an administrator account (let's call it "admin") and a standard user (called "reader"). In the ...
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Report Server integration mode in SharePoint 2010 farm

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm that consists of four servers - two WFE servers and two app servers. The WFE servers are the only servers that serve requests to the portal (which is behind a load ...
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Cannot Connect to SQL Server 2008 R2 from Sharepoint Server

I have installed SQL Server 2008 R2 on dbserver and Sharepoint 2010 on webserver. When trying to configure Sharepoint to use the database installed on dbserver, it says it cannot connect. Then I ...
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AWS - Sharepoint vs inhouse AD Server authentication

I have an inhouse setup at our office with Sharepoint 2010 installed on Windows Server 2008 R2, a MS SQL Server 2008 on a Windows Server 2008 R2 and a AD Server. I am planning to migrate Sharepoint ...
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One SQL, lots of SharePoint 2010 Servers, and lots of Databases to clean

I have a dedicated server running SQL server and many web servers running SharePoint 2010 installations. All the SharePoint web servers are using the same SQL server for storing/creating databases. ...
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Lost Sharepoint passphrase

I have a Sharepoint 2010 server in one server, and the SQL database in another server. I lost the passphrase and I can not recover it because if I try to reset it from the SPPowerShell it can connect ...
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cannot open local files synchronized by sharepoint workspaces

I have a client who is using SharePoint on Small Business Server 2011 to store a large collection of .png files. He is then using SharePoint workspaces to synchronize the files back to his ...
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SharePoint 2010 without using User Profile Synchronization Service

We are going to implement a SharePoint 2010 farm, but due to some issues, we will not be able to create an account with the necessary privileges to use "User Profile Synchronization Service". My ...
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Are folders counted as items in Sharepoint Document Libraries?

In Sharepoint on the All Site Content screen, it lists my SharePoint Document Library with a numeric row containing "Items". Do these "Items" include "folders and docuemnts" or just "folders"?
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Renaming domain (2008 R2) with SharePoint 2010

Does anyone have clear steps how to approach SharePoint 2010 when renaming domain. We need to rename single labeled domain before introducing Exchange 2010 and many other stuff in our network. What ...
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How to implement strong authentication for OUTLOOK “Client”?

I’ve got a customer that is currently using Lotus Notes, and they’ll be migrating off Notes to Exchange + Outlook (for the email/messaging part) and SharePoint 2010 (for the documentation repository ...
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SharePoint 2010 profile synchronization AD to MOSS in BOTH Direction

Our company want to setup a User Profile Synchronization on SharePoint 2010. In Manage User Properties page, we can successfully configure a property to either import from AD to MOSS or export from ...
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help about authentication with claims - Sharepoint 2010

i need more information about an error in sharepoint server 2010, in based your post: SharePoint 2010 - The Security Token Service is not available, in my IIS look at configurations is enable 32-bits ...
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Can Windows Sharepoint Foundation 2010 be installed on Windows Server 2008 R2 Foundation?

I think the question is quite straightforward; is it possible, has anyone tried it, or does anyone know of any issues encountered when doing it? Thanks, Yusuf
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Sharepoint 2010 MySites configuration

I have two Sharepoint applications: a user portal and a MySites applications. Both are configured for local publishing through an internal FQDN and externally via SSL through Forefront TMG. I have ...
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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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Users fail to authenticate into Sharepoint 2010 when there are accent marks in the Lotus Notes user name

I posted this on StackOverflow but was told this is a more appropriate forum. Our Sharepoint users use their email address and Lotus Notes password to log in. This is working just fine except for one ...
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SharePoint Server PowerShell Access Denied

I am running a custom web service on a sharepoint server (2010). My script works fine until I make a call to update a database. I get this error: Exception calling "Update" with "0" argument(s): ...
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Access deny on Sharepoint 2010 's search service application

We have done migration from Sharepoint 2007 to 2010, configured its Search Service. After that the Search service found default web application setting that was created in first step of 2010 ...
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Request format unrecognized error in SharePoint 2010 keeps coming back in custom webservice

We have a SharePoint 2010 installation where we installed a custom web service (using a .wsp) from a third party (so no access to the source). After installation everything worked fine. When we ...
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Attaching unique identifier to Sharepoint Metadata lookup fields

Any idea on how we can store unique identifier along with the Metadata on the SharePoint taxonomy? I have stored data coming from CRM database into as Taxonomy Metadata inside SharePoint. These ...
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PowerPivot dashboard no data - Last successful refresh run: The cube has not been processed

I used AutoSPInstaller to install my farm, I then installed PowerPivot 2012 and configured with the following script: # Open PowerShell library from: C:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL ...
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Force incremental crawl

I am plannning a Search Server 2010 and a MS SQL 2012. Can I be sure that when someone updates a record and searches for it immediately after that, the query will return the new record as well? If it ...
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Can a SharePoint 2010 server with Office Web Apps interoperate with our SharePoint 2007 farm?

My company isn't ready to migrate SP2007 to SP2010 yet (don't ask). But we need to get Office Web Apps working for some users. Is this at all possible without migrating the whole farm? e.g. can ...
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Configuring Outlook Social Connector for SharePoint via Group Policy

Its possible to configure whether the Social functionality of Outlook is enabled or disabled via Group Policy, however, it would be nice to actually setup the SharePoint social connector for Outlook ...
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SharePoint workflow utility

Is there a utility or set of Powershell scripts available for free (or not) that can inspect a SharePoint workflow instance? I'm struggling with a very difficult issue where a SharePoint workflow ...
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Running Sharepoint Information Worker Demo Machine on VirtualBox

I'm trying to get the 2010 Information Worker Demonstration and Evaluation Virtual Machine (SP1) https://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=27417 working on ...
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Sharepoint permissions

this is a repost from Stack Overflow, thought some of the server fault guys might have some input on this. Just a general question regarding permissions in Sharepoint. Is there an open-source, free ...
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How do I setup URL Rewrite's with SharePoint 2010 correctly?

My current setup looks like this: Internet -> IIS Web Server (IIS1) -> domain1.com -> stuff.domain1.com -> morestuff.domain1.com ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Search Webservice ERROR_SERVER after search re-index

I have an app that was correctly consuming sharepoint search data via the search webservice ( /_vti_bin/search.asmx?WSDL ). There was an issue with the search results that required me to do a full ...
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Sharepoint 2010 reacts very badly to having it's IP address changed. How do I fix it?

I have Sharepoint 2010 set up on a virtual host for prototyping various projects. If I restart the host, the IP changes. Afterwards, SP complains that it can't find it's configuration database. I ...
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Sharepoint Foundation2010 with Apache as Reverse Proxy

We have an Apache (Redhat 4.6, Apache 2.0.52, libxml2 2.6.16) as a reverse proxy. Authentification and most of the functionality is o.k. But on SharePoint2010-side he has minor problems: - Pulldown ...
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Not able to authenticate via internal DNS

When I installed Sharepoint on my server, I gave the internal DNS to access the Sharepoint internally (by DNS Manager), but when I am trying access the Sharepoint by DNS sharepoint.abc.com then it is ...
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AD Migration and SharePoint configuration

i have a SharePoint 2010 and o365 (AD Synchronized) account. And some guys are working on the migration process from 2010 to o365. At the same time, I'm migrating users to the new domain but all ...
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Sharepoint 2010 include content

I have 2 "Ticket" lists I need to move from sharepoint 2010 foundation to office365 but I have an issue when I go to the "Save as Template" link the "Include Content" check box is greyed out. How do I ...
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SharePoint Workflows: Failed on Start (retrying)

I tried to add items in OEM Ticket but i got the error: "Failed on Start (retrying)". I traced it and got these errors: 10/12/2014 16:57:07.83 w3wp.exe (0x194C) 0x1930 SharePoint ...
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SharePoint - Automatic Logon

Hopefully you can help with two issues (both of which could probably be solved with the same solution) I have a SharePoint 2010 website. When users access the site, they need to click the "Sign ...
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How I would start correct the Windows SharePoint Services Administration service?

First of all I have 2 virtual machines, one for the Active Directory and the other one for SP Server and SQL server together. I've come across a handful of posts regarding KB934525 for Windows ...