HTTP Error 503 accessing Company Web or CA

If your SharePoint service account passwords ever become out-of-sync, you will have issues trying to access http://companyweb. The most common error you will see is “HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable.” While this is the most common symptom, there are also several others depending on where you look and what account is out-of-sync, we… Continue reading HTTP Error 503 accessing Company Web or CA

Migrating Service Applications from SharePoint 2010 to 2013

Migrating and upgrading our service applications and web applications to SharePoint 2013 is to restore the databases from the SharePoint 2010 environment to our SharePoint 2013 environment. This can be accomplished with the SQL Server Management Studio using the UI tools or a SQL query. To restore a database with the UI tools: Right-click Databases… Continue reading Migrating Service Applications from SharePoint 2010 to 2013

Report Bulider 3.0 ‘NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS LOGON’ Error

I was trying to edit some of rdl resports on one server and get this kind of error : ​he permissions granted to user ‘NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS LOGON’ are insufficient for performing this operation. —> Microsoft.ReportingServices.Diagnostics.Utilities.AccessDeniedException: The permissions granted to user ‘NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS LOGON’ are insufficient for performing this operation.​ when I googled this error it… Continue reading Report Bulider 3.0 ‘NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS LOGON’ Error

Create a File Share as a Search Content Source in SharePoint 2013

In this article I will configure the SharePoint 2013 Search Service Application to include a File Share in its search results. I will first create a file share using Server Manager and will call the file share “resumes.” It will be stored in a folder named resumes which is located on the C: drive of… Continue reading Create a File Share as a Search Content Source in SharePoint 2013

Sending SharePoint CA system notification e-mails using PowerShell

The script in this article demonstrates an example of how you could use PowerShell to send system notification e-mails to administrators on a scheduled basis. Of course, there are a number of ways to do this sort of thing, including SharePoint workflows, Microsoft SCOM, and custom code. I’m not saying PowerShell is necessarily better than… Continue reading Sending SharePoint CA system notification e-mails using PowerShell