AppFabric Event ID 1000 and Event ID 1026 with SharePoint 2013

In working SharePoint 2013, you may come across an issue with the permissions with the AppFabric when it is first set up. You might notice the problem right away or you may not – usually it becomes obvious when things … Read More

 

Uninstalling SharePoint 2013 and AppFabric 1.1

At some point either during development or setup of a farm, you might have to remove SharePoint 2013 and re-install. Like 2010, the SharePoint uninstall does so pretty cleanly but with some caveats.

 

For one (just like 2010), the … Read More

 

As was true with SharePoint 2010, it is very important that the account used for the SharePoint Application pools has a valid Domain User Profile to operate. This is particularly needed in 2013 as it can cause issues when deploying … Read More

 

Just as you get the best security advice from an ex-hacker, take it from an old road warrior on how you can cut business travel expenses. While  I am typically an optimistic person, I have been inundated with enough economic Read More

 

In both SharePoint 2010 and 2013, you might come across this message in the Health Analyzer. Basically this indicates that one or more application doesn’t have a Search Service Connection with it (most times it is the User Profile Service).… Read More

 

The ERP Software Blog has published a great white paper outlining 25 success stories from real companies outsmarting their competition with Microsoft Dynamics ERP.  But what about Sharepoint? What if these same companies used Microsoft Dynamics ERP with Microsoft SharPoint?Read More

 

Businesses are understandably resistant to new tools when things already seem to be going well, and may become even more conservative when things take a turn for the worse. That’s one reason why businesses who have heard of SharePoint may Read More

 

If you are using SharePoint for your intranet or employee portal, you know how valuable it is for sharing documents and data. But did you know that it can also share and display data in meaningful ways to individuals across … Read More

 

Surprisingly, this is a question many of us never think to ask. For most organizations, small and large the signs and symptoms of needing a better way to manage content are far too implicit and isolated to notice. Below are … Read More

 

Step by Step: A BCS Overview

We’re often asked about what SharePoint’s Business Connectivity Service (BCS) in SharePoint 2010 and 2013  can be used for and how difficult it is to set up. While the short answer is pretty simple … Read More