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

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

Solving ULS Log Files Being Created But Empty (0 Kb)

Interestingly enough; this happened to several customers at just about the same time the other week on new servers that we added into the farm.  In servers in the farm, we had set a Diagnostic Logs location to a customized location (e.g. D:\Logs); and we even gave the WSS_WPG and WSS_Admin_WPG accounts full control permissions… Continue reading Solving ULS Log Files Being Created But Empty (0 Kb)

Patching a SharePoint 2013 farm: Step-by-Step Installation guide.

Originally posted on Vignesh's SharePoint Thoughts:
I often to stumble around in my early days as a SharePoint administrator while patching a SharePoint farm with the latest Cumulative updates and after putting together some years of experience in SharePoint administration I finally reached a point where I could confidently patch a farm without encountering…