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Check if user has access to Content database in SharePoint 2010

In my code I'm running under elevated privileges, to access other Web applications. But I get a security error when the web application user can't access the database (when ever I try to access a ...
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FBA in hosted SharePoint

Does anyone have details on how to create Forms based Authentication using SharePoint 2010? I have a scenario where i want users to login and view information relating to them from a database. This ...
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Using DataBase First Approach with EF in SharePoint?

I have seen here and there that Entity framework and Linq works with SharePoint. But can we use Entity framework Database first approach in SharePoint? http://cdn.rssbus.com/help/RS3/ado/...
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Content Database(Size) when using RBS

When using RBS what is the total size limit that can be uploaded to SharePoint? Is there any size limitation concerning the data? When I right click on my content database that enable RBS it shows ...
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A Web Application, multiple Site Collections and multiples databases

It's possible have a Web Application with many Site Collections and multiple databases? One database per Site Collection? All this in a existing SharePoint 2013 Thank you guys.
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How to retrieve Sharepoint List in Sharepoint App? “List does not exist at site with URL”

I have my app and my list in my site contents like so: From my app, I'd like to read, write, and manipulate the data from TestList. The contents of TestList are like so: I've been trying to ...
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My site and properties from external sources

We have an on premise SharePoint 2013 farm. In setting up mysite, we will only retrieve username and picture from AD, all other properies for profiles we need to get from another database that is ...
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Ms Access Web DB (Access Services) GotoControl functionality broken

I am developing a web database in Access 2010 and uploading it to our Sharepoint 2010 server. I found a bug in a simple macro command that only exists in SharePoint. The command is "Gotocontrol" in ...
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Restore content database 2013

I am trying to restore a SharePoint site with a backed up content database. I restored the backup of the content database to Sql server, then when i created the web application i entered the restored ...
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Does sharepoint online support external Data sources

We are looking to migrate to sharepoint online from our current on premise installation and currently have one question that is still unanswered. We use custom WebParts (which we will need if we ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 with SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2 - compatibility?

I have to upgrade SharePoint Foundation 2010 databases SQL Server 2008 R2 to SP2. If SharePoint Foundation 2010 is full compatibility with SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2?
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BCS Question (scenarios when data source is unreachable)

I have a few real-world (hopefully simple) BCS questions for on-premise database and SharePoint Online (O365) connected by OData web service: In the scenario where the data source is unavailable/...
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Playing with SP Database, will it break SP directly?

I am ready about SharePoint databases and what could happen if someone messes with them, all I've seen is that they can affect the upgrade of SharePoint because messing with them could change the ...
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What is best way manage SharePoint webpart access to database?

I have my custom webpart, which have access to database. I need to configure data source, catalog, username and password, which allows webpart a access database. I don't want that users can see, what ...
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SharePoint DB Server - CPU usage 1 to 5%. RAM is almost 100% at all the time [closed]

On the SQL server box. I bumped the RAM to 24 GB and allocated 20GB for SQL Server. Now the performance looks like attached print shot. I see there is barely 1 GB RAM available and only 31 Free. Is ...
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Updating a backend database from a Sharepoint site?

Okay I'm looking to set up a web based service that for the most part is only used to display data to a number of users. Now initially I'd decided to make something using Sharepoint (2003) as the ...
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Databases require upgrade or not supported

My search stopped automatically crawling on Feb 28. I can still start it manually and it works but it doesn't work automatically. When I went to Central Administration, I saw the following error: ...
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Sharepoint site stopped working. Database “needs upgrading”. Upgrade fails

One of my Sharepoint 2010 Site Collections has stopped functioning this morning and presents the following in the browser. Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673 When I look ...
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Migrate Excel Docs from Shared Drive to Sharepoint Foundation 2010?

I have a fairly large shared drive with various files that need to be migrated over to SharePoint. I only have full control of my site, which is a subsite within the hierarchy. I feel like if I were ...
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Site usage report from Database

I have a SP 2007 site where site usage is enabled and I can check the usage for last thirty days. I wanted the usage details for last 6 months for which I went to SharePoint Designer but my SPD is ...
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Empty tables in WSS 3.0 configuration database

I've been looking through the configuration database of our WSS 3.0 installation and I've noticed that the Databases, Servers, Sites, and VirtualServers tables are completely empty. And yet the site ...
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Does anyone know which database table Job Titles are stored in on WSS 3.0?

I need to edit the job titles of users in an installation of WSS 3.0. There doesn't seem to be an easy way of doing this as an administrator. Users can edit their own details via the _layouts/useredit....
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Renaming SP2010 Service Application DBs

Does anyone have any experience of renaming the SP2010 Service Application Databases. They were created and I don't recall an option to manually name them (as you can with Content DBs). They are in ...
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Additional databse - best practices

Our system needs to synchronize data with external systems by web services. We want additional database to keep needed data and then be able to access it. I wonder how to resolve issue with database ...
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SilverLight webpart reading data from a external server through sharepoint

Let's hope i'll be clear enough. Ok. I have a request to create a silverlight webpart, that'll be 'fed' with data that comes from a third server. This external server can't (security issues) be ...
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SharePoint 2010 Install test.. changing mind on service accounts and undoing Wizard created services/dbs?

We have a new 2010 Environment. Ran through quick on our install.. with the likely intention of having to do it again anyways. To keep thing simple, only have two service accounts. The farm admin ...
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MOSS2007 active DBs

Whats the best way to tell which dbs are being used in your farm? Having moved and changed db servers over time, i now have dbs everywhere, wanting to do a clean up?
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SharePoint Farm SQL Server tempdb/Crawl DB disk configuration

We've identified I/O latency on SQL Server portion of our farm. We see tempdb and CrawlDB are biggest offenders. We have 2 extra Raid 1 disks available to us. Let's call them X: and Z:. The ...
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Connecting Web part to external Database

I'm trying to connect a web-part running in SharePoint 2007 site to an external Sql Server 2005 database. I get a System.Secutity.SecurityException with "Request Failed" message when I attach debugger ...
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Database requirement for fast for sharepoint 2010?

We would like to install Fast for Sharepoint 2010 in our medium scall Sharepoint 2010 Farm and would like to know how many databases are required and what about the other Database requirements? I ...
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Is Data Purged when a site is removed?

So I have been asked the following question: When a site collection or one of it's web sites are deleted, is this data purged from the database, or is this data otherwise marked as deleted but kept ...
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Why SharePoint is not considering 'dbo.AuditData' table while calculating the site-collection size?

We have a heavy used site collection with a 30GB quota limit on the content DB - WSS_WebApp_Content1, I have verified the 'dbo.AuditData' table and found that it has 1.4c records and is 35 GB in size. ...
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Issue when trying to reinstall MOSS on a single server

I am not an expert on the installation of SharePoint, but I have been trying to configure the MOSS installation on one of our DEV servers. The first problem was found when trying to set up an SSP. ...
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Performance Metrics and CA Configuration & Content DB?

When can we expect a maximum number of SQL connections for the Central Administration Configuration & Content DB? and what are all the important tables in these databases that an administrator ...
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Performance tuning and Manage Farm-Level Search Settings

Below options are available under "Manage Farm-Level Search Settings" in Central Administration Connection time (in seconds): 60 Request acknowledgement time (in seconds): 60 I would like to know ...
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Where can I find the default fill factor for sharepoint managed databases?

Can an admin change the default fill factor setting (80%) in SharePoint configuration? Does anyone happen to know where I can find this current value? Thanks
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Where is the audit database for a Posts List (Blog site web)?

I want to know how much people visit the posts from all my site collection Blog. I was checking the SharePoint Database but I've just found the EventCache table (where all event are stored but the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Database version

We have an weird error we cannot find out why this happened. We have some content database that are showing : SharePoint database is in compatibility range and upgrade is recommended But the what is ...
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Permissions management in Access Applications for SharePoint Online

Is there a way to limit the access level to an Access App in SharePoint Online? i.e. I want to deploy a common database application for many users but I don't want that each user be able to view/...
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Use Sharepoint forms to manipulate documents library

I'm new to SharePoint and I try to use SharePoint for a Document Library. What I want to be able to do is Create new files using some form or whatever Be able to edit those files Restrict the format ...
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Activating BCS in sharepoint 2013

I'm wanting to use BCS in my SharePoint environment and i came to the problem of the database. Can we connect multiple databases on different servers? Can we select the database from its IP ...
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Error while restoring database

Iam trying to restore User profile2 ,profile DB and Social DB on sharepoint2010, but during restore it gives me an error https://onedrive.live.com/redir?resid=1B2CB25B9690C6E9!117&authkey=!ALJD-...
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SP 2013: Exception in GetManagedProperties: Cannot open database

I am trying to get a list of all managed properties in my search service application. I try to get the ManagedPropertyCollection using the following code: Schema sspSchema = new Schema(SearchContext....
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Clear out remnant LDF log files of Sharepoint DB not visible on SBS 2008 Domain Server?

Screenshot of files, location & DBs in Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio Express GUI: I've looked at several answers and tutorials on how to clear out the LDF via GUI and SQL commands, but ...
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Migrate databases between Powerpivot servers

How to migrate all the databases from a SQL Data Analysis server(PowerPivot) to another PowerPivot server in SharePoint 2010?
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In SharePoint lists - how add a field that gets data from a database connection?

Background: We have SharePoint lists that contain user requests for compilation of software, various regression testing, and other tasks. They automatically cause start of these tasks. I need to add ...
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Sharepoint 2010 how to change infopath view in sharepoint for filling.

i have 2 separate department updating one sharepoint library list instead of changing the view in the infopath form it self for each department can i change it by creating a link in the sharepoint ...
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Clean WSS_Logging database

Altough the logging of my SharePoint 2013 has been completely disabled a few months ago, I still find entries from April 2015 in the db today (2015-11-12). Checking with Get-SPUsageDefinition all ...
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Defining DeletedCountField in BCS model breaks crawl

I've implemented the BCS model as described in http://chad-hinton.blogspot.nl/2015/06/bcs-models-part-7-changes-to-bcs-model.html using the StackExchange database. I used the exact model from this ...
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Database permissions issues since migration to new SQL server

I moved my SQL server from the server hosting Sharepoint to another server. Since then, I've had db permission errors (ex. Insufficient SQL database permissions for user 'Name: domain\sp2013_farm ...