SharePoint 2013 Shredded Storage vs. RBS

**THIS IS A REPOST** SharePoint 2013 has introduced significant enhancements in how file content is stored and retrieved in the database. Specifically, files are now split into many parts (“Shredded”) and stored in individual rows in the content database. This is related to the Cell Storage API introduced in 2010 that support(s/ed) things like co-authoring… Continue reading SharePoint 2013 Shredded Storage vs. RBS

SharePoint Url list

To help make life a bit easier for you, we’ve compiled the following table of URLs to help you easily navigate to commonly used settings pages. These work in SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2010, and (for the most part) SharePoint 2007. Basically, add the URL from the table to the end of the site (or in some cases, the page).… Continue reading SharePoint Url list

Duplicate of the authentication provider in Sign In page SharePoint 2013

I faced the issue where I get duplicate authentication provider in sign in page I found that solution to this problem is simply workaround. We need to open CA and add FBA to this same Web App and name it as for example TEST then when we open the web site at Sign in page… Continue reading Duplicate of the authentication provider in Sign In page SharePoint 2013

March 2017 CU for SharePoint 2013 product family is available for download

The product group released the March 2017 Cumulative Update for the SharePoint 2013 product family. For March 2017 CU we have full server packages (also known as Uber packages). No other CU is required to fully patch SharePoint. As this is a common question: Yes, March 2017 CU includes all fixes from March 2017 PU.… Continue reading March 2017 CU for SharePoint 2013 product family is available for download

Manage user properties up in SharePoint with PowerShell

We encountered an issue when we created a custom property in the User Profile Service Application and we wanted to move this property to ‘Contact Information’. We could click on the up arrow but the property remained on the same spot after the refresh. We have discussed this issue with Microsoft and they have provided… Continue reading Manage user properties up in SharePoint with PowerShell