A configuration is an arrangement of functional units according to their nature, number, and chief characteristics. Often, configuration pertains to the choice of hardware, software, firmware, and documentation. The configuration affects system function and performance.

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Reduce Logs of Custom App

We've written an app for SP 2013 that reloads pictures from a library permanently to show a kind of slide show. All for good and this is running well but now we've detected that the app writes loads ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow not showing up in the associated list's workflow settings page

I followed the steps mentioned by Prabath See steps here However when I deploy the SP 2013 workflow on the server, I can't see it in the 'Workflow Settings' page of the associated list. The ...
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SP 2010 Service Pack 2 - The trial period for this product has expired

Brand new 2010 SP 2 install. Entered Enterprise key, successfully went through config wizard. I configured a couple of different web apps with team sites and both of them give me The trial period ...
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Unable to configure custom apps (from store) in Sharepoint Online

I added a few custom applications from Office store into our O365/SharePoint Online 2013 and they were smoothly installed and became visible in our Site Content. Only problem is that if I try to click ...
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Predefined Inbound Rules Windows Firewall

While installing SharePoint, it adds predefined inbound rules to the Windows Firewall Sharepoint Search 16500,16501,.... Allowed Sharepoint Web Services 32843,32844,... Allowed SPUserCodeV4 32846 ...
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What permissions are needed to develop apps on SPO 365?

I'm new with SPO365, but from what I read, to deploy and test apps I need a developer site (site collection), but I don't have access to create it, neither access to Central Admin. Does my developer ...
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Can's download files greater than 4 MB on SharePoint Foundation 2010

My SPF 2010 site has recently been restored from a farm backup after a hard drive failure. Most things are back to exactly the way they were before, but for some reason I am unable to download or open ...
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Web application creation trouble SharePoint 2013

I just have created a host header webApp in SharePoint 2013 (very normal operation) and added an A or AAA entry to the forward lookup zones in my dns and i created a site colelction which i cannot ...
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Is there a way to dynamically configure the remote webapp url of a provider-hosted SharePoint app?

In our scenario we are developing a provider-hosted app for SharePoint 2013. For each on-premise SharePoint installation there will be a separate (remote) web application with a different URL. Hence, ...
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How to require Kerberos authentication on SharePoint?

I have created an Active Directory Domain Controller-integrated SharePoint site on Azure using the new Create SharePoint Farm feature. I want to change it to require Kerberos. Does anyone know how ...
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Should “Search Query and Site Settings Service” run on all servers in a SP2013 farm?

I've got a SharePoint 2013 farm of 6 servers configured like this: SQL Server (Clustered) SQL Server (Clustered) Front End (Load balanced) Front End (Load balanced) Search Query, Central Admin, some ...
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Local farm is not accessible, cmdlets with featuredependencyid are not registered

So after moving all my databases to the new SQL server I run this on my SharePoint central admin box, http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc512725(v=office.15).aspx#Man Everything goes through ...
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What do I have to consider when modifying 'wss_minimaltrust.config'?

I have an issue which makes me go mad for quite a while. It probably has to do with permissions and CAS. In the referenced question I explained that I tried out a number of approaches, running against ...
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Hiding Search Results Office 365

I am trying to hide search results for certain posts in a discussion board app from appearing in the search. Is this possible? I have added the field "Private" a yes/no field to the discussions. ...
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User has files set to open in Google Docs

We have SharePoint configured to always open documents on the client machine rather than in the browser. One of my users has documents on his machine set to open in Google Docs, so every time he tries ...
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SharePoint 2013 and TMG issue(Not able to export list,cant open site using SharePoint designer etc..)

We are using TMG as we have external users login into our sharepoint 2013 instance. Lets say the url for the sharepoint site is http://xyz.com Users externally login using SSL(I cant see SSL cert ...
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How to create WebPart configuration page

I want to make my WebPart configurable by the configuration page, instead of standard toolpart. What I want to achieve, is that after opening the standard configuration of the webpart (Edit Page=>Edit ...
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Do we need separate Unattended service account for each SharePoint Server 2013 BI service applications?

SharePoint 2013 - I'm planning to use 'unattended service account' method of Secure Store Service - for Excel, Performance Point and Visio services. I'm about to create Active directory accounts for ...
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Activate SharePoint 2013 App catalog

I tried to install an app on SP 2013 when I got this message: It is my developer server for a school project so I have all the privileges needed. When I Googled the problem I found this page ...
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Failed to connect to the configuration database (Keyset does not exist)

I am trying to configure one of my WFE servers to connect to an existing database using SharePoint Foundation 2010. Every time I try to configure using the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard I ...
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Automated deployment and environment-specific configuration

We are using TeamCity and Octopus Deploy to perform CI/CD with the custom WSP's that we use for SharePoint, and I'm currently trying to solve the problem of how to handle environment-specific ...
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Can SharePoint 2013 be configured & Installed without connecting to Active Directory

We want to build a public facing web site using SharePoint 2013 . but as the public facing web site will be accessed by public users, so can we configure and install the SharePoint server 2013 , ...
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Remote SharePoint 2010 Test Server running on VM

Currently I'm looking for a way to improve our test environment. I found it very useful to have a remote SP test server. So I created VirtualBox VM images for a domain controller and for a SharePoint ...
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SharePoint 2013 Installation Error [duplicate]

I have a problem in installing SharePoint foundation 2013 on my Window Server 2012 R2. When i run SharePoint Product Preparation tool , i am getting error like "the tool was unable to install ...
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Scaling out Search Crawl service

I have a large content database on a Sharepoint 2010 site collection (130GB). The search crawl component which has a job to index items in the site collection is taking too long and in the process ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Configuring Database Connections without using alias

After migrating all SharePoint databases to a new SQL Server, how can I configure SharePoint to to reference the new SQL Server without using an Alias? The reason we need to avoid using an Alias is ...
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Is it necessary to host apps on a different domain?

I am starting with app development on SharePoint 2013 onprem. I want to develop Hight trust provider-hosted apps for my office catalog. After going through some msdn articles (on-premises development ...
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Sharepoint Site configuration Error when deploying Provider hosted App

I have SharePoint 2013 on premises. My App catalog is on the same server as SharePoint (it is on the same domain). Whenever I deploy my simple Provider-Hosted app to any site, the site's web.config ...
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SharePoint Hybrid Search Setup - Issues with Kerberos 3-Tier Farm

I'm having issues setting up the first leg of a Hybrid environment between my SP2013 Production On-Premise Farm with my SharePoint Online. It's a 3-Tier system with Kerberos authentication enabled, ...
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SharePoint repair after unknown failure

Few days ago something happened in my machine (for development - Win7 ver 6.1 (7601 SP1) ) and I saw blue screen two times. STOP 0x0000007A Physical dump fails with status 0xC000009c I scan my HDD ...
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SharePoint AD communication gives operations error

I'm trying to access AD (read and write) as the currently logged in user in SharePoint and I suspect the issue is that delegation is not set up correctly. It seems the system is attempting to log in ...
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Missing server side dependencies" in SharePoint Server 2010 Health Analyzer

In SharePoint 2010 the Health Analyzer shows an 'Missing Server Side Dependencies' error message. The details of this error are Title : Missing server side dependencies Severity: ...
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Best way to turn off SharePoint for clean Point In time backup including the MOSS configuration?

MOSS 2007. Two Web Front Ends Load balanced with MS. One MOSS Server. One SSRS Server which is really a Web Front end. Two SQL Servers Clustered with MS. Content DBs are over a Terabyte so a native ...
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SharePoint configuration Wizard raised the following exception: An exception of type System.IO.FileNotfoundExeceptino was thrown

I have SharePoint Server 2013 and SQL server 2008 r2. i run the SharePoint configuration wizard but it raised the following exception:- Exception: System.IO.FileNotFoundException: Could not find ...
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SharePoint 2013 Request managment Verus having a load balancer

the higher management ask me to provide a high level description about what are need in case we want to define two SharePoint servers inside the same Farm . so if one SharePoint server is down the ...
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TaxonomyClientService GetTermSets - Error The maximum string content length quota (65535) has been exceeded while reading XML data

I'm using the TaxonomyClientService to retrieve the TermSets using the GetTermSets call, the code works fine except one of the result is getting big and I'm receiving this error The maximum string ...
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Configuration details

I just inherited a SharePoint farm and am trying to sort through everything and figure out whats going on. Are there any tools built-in or 3rd party that can show me the current configuration details? ...
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Error running SharePoint 2010 Product Configuration Wizard after SP2 and July 2013 CU Update

I am having a problem upgrading my local SharePoint 2010 Development environment. I recently installed Service Pack 2 for SharePoint 2010 (KB2687453) and the SharePoint 2010 Cumulative Update Package ...
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RegularExpressionValidator is not allowed on this page or could not be found or it is not registered as safe

I ran into a really bizarre error today. We've created a custom page layout which sub classes PublishingLayoutPage to provide a custom contact us form with some basic validation controls. Everything ...
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Can we install sharepoint server 2013 in window 8?

I am bit confused about SharePoint installation. Is there a way to install SharePoint on Windows 8. Because I searched google and some experts are saying we can install and someone are against this. ...
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Configuration information and permissions

So there's lots of articles about pros/cons of different configuration options, e.g. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee855123(v=office.12).aspx We are using a combination of property bags ...
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Sharepoint 2010 and TMG configuration

I have a SharePoint 2010 Portal that uses claims based authentication with NTLM. The portal was published to TMG with site name something like staff.portal.com I have also installed certificates in ...
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Show link only to specific group

I have a page in which several sharepoint groups have access to. Picture a department page in sharepoint. On this page we have several webparts that we would like everyone to see. My question is, how ...
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Sharepoint Custom Configuration

Please let me know how do I store custom configuration XML files in SharePoint? Like the way we do in ASP.NET applications with App.config.
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SharePoint Error when I run PSConfig

I am getting the following error when I attempt to manually run PSConfig following an update on this server from the June/July 2012 CU to the April 2013 CU (this is from the logfile): 06/10/2013 ...
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Sharepoint configuration - create new server farm System.InvalidOperationException

Getting the below error: Failed to create the configuration database. An execption of type System.InvalidOperationException was thrown. Additional exception >information: An error occurred ...
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Error occured in deployment step 'install app for SharePoint': The System Account cannot perform this action. Deploying App - On-Premises Farm

Yes this question is the same as : This question How ever none of the proposed solutions work for me. I've tried swapping the account in Central Admin (did not work) I've created a new AD account, ...
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Is there a way to make data linked to by BCS look like a document library?

Is there a way to make the data linked to by BCS look like a document library? Basically, I'm storing some archival type documents in cheaper storage than a SharePoint document library, but I would ...
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The Machine Translation Service is not running when it should be running error message

I get this error in Central Administration. The Machine Translation Service is not running when it should be running It tells me to do the following: "From the Central Admin UI, navigate to manage ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Configuration Error (Authentication)

I am a newbie when it comes to server configuration and maintenance. I installed a copy of SharePoint 2013 for evaluation purposes and got everything up and running okay, but have run into issues ...