Solution “Sorry, this site hasn’t been shared with you.”

Typically, if you don’t have access to a SharePoint site and access requests are not enabled, You get : “Sorry, this site hasn’t been shared with you” message when you try to access any SharePoint sites. Its a common issue and simply means that you have not been granted access to the site! OK, How… Continue reading Solution “Sorry, this site hasn’t been shared with you.”

SharePoint 2013: How to reset Passphrase

Table of Contents Background Problem Solution Background As you know, you need to enter the Passphrase when you want to add a new SharePoint server to an existing SharePoint farm. This Passphrase is used to secure farm configuration data and is required for each server that joins the farm. Problem Unfortunately, you didn’t have a… Continue reading SharePoint 2013: How to reset Passphrase

SharePoint Patchify – Apply CU patch to entire farm from one PowerShell console

Description SharePoint Patchify – Apply CU patch to entire farm from one PowerShell console. SWEET!! NOTE May need to run Enable-PSRemoting and Enable-WSManCredSSP -Role Server on all farm servers to allow PowerShell remoting before running this script. Business Challenge Long downtime Late staff hours Inconsistent procedures Technical Solution Supports SharePoint 2010, 2013, and 2016 Auto detect farm Copy EXE… Continue reading SharePoint Patchify – Apply CU patch to entire farm from one PowerShell console

SharePoint Server 2016 : Loading this assembly would produce a different grant set from other instances

Loading this assembly would produce a different grant set from other instances. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131401) Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the current web request. Please review the stack trace for more information about the error and where it originated in the code. Exception Details: System.IO.FileLoadException: Loading this assembly would produce a different… Continue reading SharePoint Server 2016 : Loading this assembly would produce a different grant set from other instances

Restore-SPSite : 0x80070003

I got this error when trying to do Restore-SPSite on a SharePoint Farm that did not match the schema version of the backed-up Site Collection. After installing the correct CU to my target environment the Restore-SPSite worked without issues. Found this in the ULS log to pinpoint the issue : Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: Schema version of backup 15.0.4617.1000 does… Continue reading Restore-SPSite : 0x80070003

How to change your own expired password when you can’t login to RDP

I must admit that it was a bit embarrassing to see my Administrator password expired when I tried to log in as Domain Admin to Domain Controller. I got this little message saying This user account’s password has expired. The password must change in order to logon. Please update the password or contact your system administrator or… Continue reading How to change your own expired password when you can’t login to RDP