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Using SharePoint to hold a Leaderboard for a game

We are creating a very simple game (Flash based) that we wish to host in a SharePoint environment. We want to get score details from the Game to display a Leaderboard of high scores within the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Data Sources with Windows Authentication

This is two part questions: Does SharePoint 2010 support Trusted_Connection(Integrated Security=Yes;) when connecting to SQL Servers 2008/2012 for retrieving custom list? If it does how can I set it ...
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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 ...
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Restoring the config database

So, restoring the config database is not recommended, but what happens if you do it anyway? In theory, things could be out of sync, but in actuality, what exactly could get out of sync? So, for ...
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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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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 ...
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MOSS 2007 + ContentDB size ~500GB = Performance Issues

Have an old MOSS2007 "mammonth" on SQL 2008, which have performance issues. IIS often crashes and gives "Unknown error". It is a two-tier Farm with Database on one server and WFE+App.Server on the ...
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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 ...
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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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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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Where do I get started on building an HTML5 form in SharePoint?

Working on a project to build an HTML5 form within SharePoint that will read and write to a SQL database. Can't find much online about how to get this implemented. I am very well versed in HTML and ...
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what is covered inside the Backup-SPFarm?

I am working on sharepoint enterprise server 2013. and at 5 am each day i have a scheduled task to do a full farm backup , using the following command :- Backup-SPFarm -Directory \\FileServer\Back ...
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Are SharePoint document versions incremental or self-contained?

Consider a scenario that I have a document of 100 kB, stored in a document library where versioning is turned on. Now I add a few lines to it and remove a few lines. The new size is 105 kB. Would ...
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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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if i want to free some space on my Dev machine can i shrink the WSS Logging database

I am working on my Dev machine, and i am running out of space, now i check the WSS Logging database and i find that it have 34% of its size as a free space :- so are there any harm if i shrink it ? ...
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unable to backup our sharepoint content database “Backup Database is terminating abnormally”

I want to backup our live Content Database, now i went to "Central aministration>>Backup>>perform backup",, but i could it find our content database. so i try running the following command on the ...
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SharePoint 2013 content database size for single site collection

We have a web application with single site collection and one document library, mainly used for uploading supporting business documents (.pdf, .doc and .xml). Current content DB size is 160 GB with ...
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How to populate Excel 2013 sheets in SP2013 library with data from Access database on SP2013?

I'm new to Sharepoint. I may not use the right terminology and sound like an idiot. Please be kind. (I'm a former JEE developer. I understand the basic concepts. Just not sure how to translate them ...
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Why EventCache table size is huge

I have a MOSS publishing site. Content is quite small. I noticed that content database size is now 5GB without any significant content changes made. Using a script to show the tables' sizes, I noticed ...
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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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How to clear WSS_UsageApplication content?

We've been using Sharepoint 2013. My question / problem is : The database is about 35 Gb and a shrink db on an SQL level didnt help. How to clear WSS_UsageApplication content?
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SharePoint 2010 - Database Schema

I´m searching for informations about the SharePoint 2010 Database. Are there infomations about the different tables/views etc.? I don´t found any documents about the SharePoint 2010 Databases on msdn ...
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database size would exceed your licensed limit of 4096 MB per database

We are using sharepoint server 2007 and if i create any files and folders the sharepoint site is throwing some error "Exception from HRESULT: 0x80040E14" and i checked event viewer.here also some ...
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Multiple content databases and Multiple search agents

So I have one big database which is over 1 TB now, and also this is my content database which is connected to SharePoint 2010. Although full and incremental crawl go well and search works(also i am ...
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Transaction log file for FAST Search

I have a FAST database that has a transaction log file that is growing at an unusually high rate, possibly after applying the FAST SP2 update. It ends up taking up the whole volume within a few days. ...
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Create lists out of a normal db

I have an application (regular .net winforms app) that uses a db to store it's data. That application is getting replaced but we want to save the data because we eventually want to ditch maintaining ...
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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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Remove and recreate all personal sites - mysites - remove them from DB without waiting ~25 days

Is there a easy way to remove (delete) all personal sites and recreate them all over again? I also want to delete them from the sql. I've tried to delete personal sites and run my site clean up job ...
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Cannot access to the Central Administration. Permission problem with SharePoint_Config database

I have reviewed all posts related to my issue but nothing seems to work yet. I'm working with SHP2010 and I'm getting the classic: Cannot connect to the configuration database while trying to ...
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Any reason not to create a new content database for each site collection?

When creating a site collection in stsadm there are 2 commands I could use: createsite and createsiteinnewdb, where the latter creates a new content database for the site collection. Reading around ...
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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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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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Migrate Workflow Manager 2013

Anyone can provide an official article / good resource on how to migrate SharePoint 2013 workflows from one farm to another?
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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 ...
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How to query list from custom created web part

I have built a custom visual web part in c# for SharePoint 2010. What I would like to do is be able to query a specific list in SharePoint and then process the results. I am a complete noob when it ...
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Best way to create a Relational Database App in SharePoint 2010

I have a company using SharePoint 2010 wanting a SharePoint based database and UI with about 10 tables, all linked with foreign key relationships. My preference would be to simply write a normal ...
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DB Sync Large Size

My DB Sync database is very large atm over 20 GB. I applied a patch which was suppose to fix this from- https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2597150 However, I have checked the DB Sync and it is ...
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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? ...
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PowerShell farm administration using local account

I have a 2 server setup, one frontend and one db. Is it possible to use local account from frontend to administer the farm through Powershell? Because it is a local FE account, I cannot simply add it ...
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Using a InterSystem Caché database in SharePoint? [closed]

I have searched for any kind of database compatible with SharePoint and at this point I haven't found anything. I've searched on google and msdn. Google gave me this only thread about my question : ...
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How to make web database that will collect data from sharepoint calendar in real time?

I want to make database out of data users' input in project calendar. Basically every user types in working hours in project calendar (how many hours each day they had worked on that specific project) ...
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SettingsServiceDB “Database is too old and upgrade is required”

I have ran this command after an update PSConfig.exe -cmd upgrade -inplace b2b -force -cmd applicationcontent -install -cmd installfeatures all databases are updated except BdcServiceDatabase, ...
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Moving content and service databases

We have 2 environments: one for production and one for testing. These two environments are not in sync. I have been given the task to copy content from production to test environment, and also to ...
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WebPart/General Database access performance best practice

I'm looking for a way to improve my to access the database from WebParts. Right now, each and every single time i need to get/set some data from the database (either with linq or with ...
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Subscriptions table on ReportServer database is suddenly empty

We have sharepoint 2010 and I have become the one over time to start maintaining it. The trick is of course I didn't build the system and have inherited a system that has been passed between multiple ...
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SQL initial Size and Autogrowth

We want to use SharePoint for document and workflow management, for now we have about 200 GB document, pictures, videos on file server that is used by user in there daily works and must be accessible ...
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How to back up SharePoint in conjunction with SQL Server databases?

We currently back up all SQL Server databases (SharePoint and non-SharePoint) with SQL Server's native backup. We also back up every server daily with a "snapshot backup" VMDK through Symantec ...