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Sharepoint Central Administration stuck / high CPU usage

I'm using WSS 3 and I recently added a new web application to my SharePoint Server. After adding it, I wasn't able to open the Central Administration site. I also noticed that there was a w3wp.exe ...
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Change SharePoint 2010 WebfrontEnd server type to Application Server

I have add 4 servers to farm, 1 with central administration type. Have forgot to set Application servers roles for two servers. Need to change type of 2 servers to Application Servers. Is it possible ...
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Project Server 2010 site creation - the database connection string is not available

I am trying to get Project Server 2010 up and running on a Win Server 2008 box. I've got Sharepoint 2010 installed and Project Server 2010 installed. I open SharePoint Central Administration, then I ...
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Unable to use “Manage Content and Structure” after removing Project server form the SharePoint farm

We're no longer using Office Project Server, and I've removed it from the farm in which it was installed. However, now that it's been removed, I am unable to access the "Manage Content and Structure" ...
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Sharepoint Document Library not receiving emails

I have created a sharepoint document library which is email enabled. However when i send email to the designated email address from anywhere, i dont receive the email & attachment in the list. I ...
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Access Denied Error in PagesListCPVEventReceiver post SharePoint SP2 upgrade

I am seeing the following errors from one of the SharePoint Web Front Ends after the SP2 upgrade. Has anyone else seen this error or a solution? Event Type: Error Event Source: Windows SharePoint ...
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Multiple logins for separate hosts behind Web Application Proxy 2012

We're running SharePoint 2013 and allow external access via Microsoft's Web Application Proxy. When I connect to SharePoint from it, the profile images do not load because they are served up from the ...
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SharePoint 2010 not seeing Active Directory users

I'm pretty new to Active Directory and SharePoint but I was given to understand they are supposed to play well together. Now I have successfully set up AD with multiple user accounts that work on ...
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Activating Sharepoint Server Publishing Infrastructure returns “Column Limit Exceeded”

I am getting the following error when attempting to activate the Sharepoint Server Publishing Infrastructure. There are only about 140 columns defined in the entire site collection. I had previously ...
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Correlation id Sharepoint 2010

I have some problem with my Sharepoint 2010. When I try select from existing assignments, I getting the following error: I try investigate this in event viewer, I tried using PowerShell to find out ...
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how do i combine multiple powershell scripts in a guided install (for example with wix) but without the trail (ARP etc.)

I am working on a project where we need to repeat certain steps with powershell to deploy stuff. i would like to create a process/install guidance (steps supported with UI) with WIX but after the msi ...
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What would automatically cause a sessionState-related change in the web.config of a WSS 3 instance?

On our production SharePoint (WSS 3) installation we recently encountered various issues, the root cause of which we narrowed down to this (apparently automatic) change in the web.config: Before ...
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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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sharepoint 2013 user profile sync permissions problems

I’m trying to stand up a new SharePoint 2013 farm. I've got an issue where we aren't syncing all of the user properties between sharepoint and AD, and it’s the email properties in particular that I’m ...
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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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UNC access to TFS SharePoint doesn't work

We are using TFS2010 with the SharePoint document portal. We are trying to access the files in SharePoint using UNC paths (e.g. \\tfs2010\sites\DefaultCollection\MyProject) and it just plain doesn't ...
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WSS Search fills 10 GB limit on SBS server 2011

I've got a SBS Server 2011 Standard SP1 that isn't very busy. 2 Users local and 2 remote. We have sharepoint that has maybe a dozen small documents at most. I've just started getting the following ...
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Apache Reverse Proxy for Sharepoint Remembers Credentials

I'm facing a weird problem with my Apache reverse proxy setup for a Sharepoint server. When I log into the Sharepoint via proxy and then someone else opens the Sharepoint via proxy, he is already ...
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Sharepoint 2010 cannot get to search results page

I am running SharePoint 2010 on a single server set-up. (enterprise I believe). I thought I had search set-up properly, but I cannot get to the search results page. It just throws an internal error, ...
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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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Using URL rewrite module for http to https redirect

Following ruslany's suggestion on the URL Rewrite Tips page here, I'm trying to use URL Rewrite to redirect http:// requests for my site to https://. I've written and tested the rule using a test site ...
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can't add sharepoint users from trusted domain

I have a very strange problem with our Sharepoint 2007 implementation. I went in today to grant access to a user and was greeted with "The user does not exist or is not unique." Let me start off by ...
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Dump all files on a SharePoint server

So, we have just started rebuilding one our new customers' IT infrastructure, and they are moving away from SharePoint. Now, is there any way to dump the all the files from the SharePoint server in ...
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Error “403 Forbidden” on Sharepoint Search Settings Page

Hello I thought I had solved this nightmare by re-entering the values in my SSP properties set up, however accessing the Search Settings page error has reared it ugly head again. Now all solutions ...
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Can SharePoint 2013 and Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 run on the same server?

We have a new Windows 2012 server with SQL Server 2012 and Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 running on it. I have been asked to install SharePoint 2013 on this server also. I know GP 2013 now uses SSRS for ...
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Sharepoint - Announcement Permissions

I've got a strange situation. I've been added to a support role that has an older install of Sharepoint (2007). One of my users approached me to ask me about a strange issue. When she opens the ...
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Creating a new Active Directory account with an InfoPath form

I am setting up a business partner portal in our Sharepoint server. There will be an AD group with permissions limited to viewing and possibly contributing to the specific business partner site and ...
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Exchange users can not deliver messages internally

I am not so competent in server things. I Installed Exchange 2013 on Windows Server 2012 and worked pretty well. Then, I installed SharePoint 2013 Server and managed the ports in Default Application ...
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What's your best practice Recovery Model for SharePoint databases

Paul Randal asked some really nice questions about best practices for SharePoint SQL databases. Today, while helping a customer to maintain SharePoint installation he asked me a question about best ...
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SharePoint 2013 Active Directory Group not working

Just setup a new 2013 SharePoint...Put a handful of users in an AD group that was then put in the SP site members group. Works perfect for most people, but some are getting access denied messages to ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Uploads take so long they time out

I am trying to upload a 5MB file to our Sharepoint site. It is unbearably slow when it works, but most of the time it just spins for a while until it times out. I have increased the timeout on IIS but ...
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Reset crawled content for one content source in MOSS

I'm using MOSS 2007 and I want to wipe out the search index and do a full re-crawl of one of my content sources. I see the link to 'Reset all crawled content' but I don't want to have to re-crawl the ...
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IIS ARR and SharePoint 2013

I am trying to access SharePoint 2013 over the internet using an IIS ARR for rewriting and SSL offloading. Currently, when I access SharePoint via my internal network using the following URL ...
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Sharepoint 2007 - Webpart - Add New Item

We are using SharePoint Server 2007 to maintain a calendar. There is a view that contains a webpart (Agenda, see picture) with a 'Add New Item' (Nieuw Item Toevoegen) button. On the left side, you ...
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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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Unable to connect App & Database servers in Sharepoint 2010 farm

I have total of three machines connected to a machine which is promoted as Domain Controller (192.168.2.3). Machine 1 - WFE1 (192.168.2.4, Default Gateway - 192.168.2.3, DNS Server - 192.168.2.3) ...
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Move select sites from one SharePoint 2010 farm to another SharePoint farm

I'm trying to move specific SharePoint sites (not site collection) from one SharePoint 2010 server farm to another SharePoint 2010 server farm, we don't want to move the entire site collection and we ...
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Delete an individual user profile from Office 365/Sharepoint Online MySite, using Powershell

I'm trying to work out a process that would allow my helpdesk to delete an individual user's profile from Office 365 sharepoint online using powershell. It's easy to connect to our Sharepoint Online ...
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Dynamics Business Portal [closed]

I have installed SharePoint 2010, Dynamics Business Portal Version 6.0.1053.0. When I try to log on to the BP site I get the error given below: ...
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What is a good set of performance counters to measure scalability bottlenecks

We're moving our enterprise product to the cloud (IAAS) and are determining how many users we can support on a single VM. Our product uses SQL Server, SharePoint and a bunch of WCF services. What ...
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DNS not responding after enabling AD on Server 2012 [closed]

Beginner question here - I set up a Server 2012 VM in Hyper-V, and had internet access working with a virtual switch. I'm following this tutorial: ...
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SharePoint 2013, Cannot Open Documents in Office 2010 or Office 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 Foundation site running on Server 2012. A few days ago an overzealous consultant changed the security certificate on this server in error. From that point forward, even ...
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Can SharePoint local drafts folder be eliminated as an option at check out?

When checking out documents using Office 2007 from a SharePoint library, the user is offered to copy the document to their local drafts folder. Is there a way to disable this option? I want all ...
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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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WSS 3.0 is missing the 'Connect to Outlook' action

My current configuration of WSS 3.0 is suddenly missing the 'Connect to Outlook' actions menu item! Update: I have verified using the same browser instance loading a calendar from a different ...
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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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TFS2012 build server for SharePoint 2010 and 2013

Is there a way to use just one machine to configure a build server for both SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013? I'd like to know if anyone succeeded in such a task. We want to use PowerShell remoting ...
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Seperate SQL databases for Web Applications? Or host both web apps on same SQL?

Ok, my Hyper-V Server 2012 looks like this: we currently have 2 VM's in production, one is running SharePoint 2010, and the other is hosting the SQL Server 2008 R2 for SharePoint. We're getting ...
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Sharepoint High Disk I/O - WSS_Search_SBS2011.mdf

Have a low specced server I've been troubleshooting (it is above MS's minimum specifications for SBS2011) One of my next steps is disabling what I can of Sharepoint as it is not used. Here are ...
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Offline database can't be restored: Exclusive access could not be obtained

I'm practicing a SharePoint 2010 to 2013 migration and having trouble restoring a database. After backing up a database on a SP2010/SQL 2008 server, I'm trying to restore it to a database I've freshly ...