A domain name (for instance, "contoso.com") is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority, or control on the Internet or a local network.

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Change name of domain - what about SharePoint

How would SharePoint react to a change of domain name? Only domain name, the rest is the same? I use SharePoint 2013.
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SharePoint authentication after demoting a domain controller

I have an issue in regards to a domain controller being demoted. SharePoint is not installed on this DC. When the dc is demoted in sites and services for AD SP has kittens and can't auth at all. ...
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Risk difference setting up subdomain or new domain?

I have a single server Sharepoint Foundation 2013 instance that I've recently setup for my organization. I'm still pretty new to Sharepoint. I've been tasked with setting it up to allow apps, and ...
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SP2013 Windows Auth Default Domain

We have "outsiders" who happen to have users in our domain but, when login in, since they are inside their own domains, they have to remove their domain (THEIR_DOMAIN\USER) and set ours (OUR_DOMAIN\...
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Mapping Sharepoint to drive letter, laptop in one domain SP in another domain

I am trying to map a Sharepoint location to a drive letter using the net use command. Our pc is in one domain (CD) and Sharepoint is in another domain (postgbr). I am running cmd.exe elevated with a ...
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SharePoint on Amazon Web Services

I'm installing SP2010 Enterprise on AWS EC2. I have downloaded SharePoint and installed it. My problem is getting through the Configuration Wizard. I'm creating a new server farm. I'm having ...
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A user with the account name DOMAIN\user could not be found

The query cannot be run for the following DataObject: GetUserProfileByName InfoPath cannot run the specified query. The SOAP response indicates that an error has occurred: A user with the account ...
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Powershell command to get all the users in domains

Is there any command or script to get all the users belonging to any domains in SharePoint 2010. Any help is appreciated.
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Filter domain in people picker for SharePoint 2010 trusted domain

Our customer is using 3 domains in two way trusted mode. We are supporting applications on SharePoint 2010 Foundation. We are facing duplicate user account issue as a few users are present in two ...
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What settings need to do in following senario to validate Sharepoint Site url in VS 2012?

Question may be basic, but scenario is not understood. scenario is I am having the SharePoint 2010 installed on Windows Server 8 under Domain1. My Developer machine also under Domain 1. But while ...
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How do I grant permissions to a Domain Group?

I need to add users to a domain group in SharePoint 2010 and I'm not sure how. When I click Site Permissions>Grant Permissions I can add users to a SharePoint group but not the listed domain groups
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SharePoint 2013, 1 Farm, 2 Forests, How does the people picker determine who to display from which forest?

There's a main forest (company.local), and two company forests (companyA.company.local, companyB.company.local). I've read the post here about making the people picker span several forests, but haven'...
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How does sharepoint get affected when we change the domain name

We have a scenario in which we need to move a machine form one domain to other. We have computer name c1 with domain name d1 having standalone SharePoint 2010/2013 in it. Now I would like to change ...
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Two primary domainnames for one WebApplication

Can a SharePoint 2013 OnPrem environment handle two primary domainnames, A and B? Reason: Company is going to merge next year, current employees need to continue working with name A. A new team needs ...
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SPUtility.SendEmail returns false for external users (different domain)

I have used SPUtility.SendEmail to send email to users programmatically and it works. However if the user's email is different than the outgoing email domain it returns false. How do I make it work ...
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Workflow e-mails not send to trusted domain

I have SharePoint on Domain A. A domain trust with Domain B is established. Users of Domain B can view and work with SharePoint. But workflow emails are not send to users of that domain. When I ...
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InvalidOperationException after promoting SharePoint server to domain controller

I installed SharePoint 2013 Standard on Windows Server 2012, and it was running fine until I decided to make the server a domain controller: Remove the ADCS role Remove then re-add the ADDS role (...
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Is it disruptive to run two installations of SharePoint on two servers in the same AD domain?

I'm a developer evaluating the BI capabilities of SharePoint. We've already got a SharePoint server running in our domain, but enabling the needed functionality would require a lot of work from our ...
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SharePoint Sanity Testing In New Domain

We're completing a domain migration and trying to compile a set of sanity checks/tests to validate the move for various applications including SharePoint. There is not requirement yet to do full ...
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May I change mycompany.sharepoint.com to sharepoint.mycompany.com

I would like to provice access to my primary SharePoint Online site collection, ie mycompany.sharepoint.com through my own domain name: sharepoint.mycompany.com. I have configured the domain in ...
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using sharepoint site from another Domain

I have sharepoint site named sp working on x.local Domain. x.local now trust with y.local. users of x.local can using sharepoint whit sp address. and y.local users , using sharepoint site with ...
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Allowing external users by domain instead of individually

I have a SharePoint Online site I administer for my company. The business users want to grant access to their site to external users from a variety of small professional architect companies (usually 5-...
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Moving content database to new domain (Move-SPUser behaviour)

I've got a customer needing to move their SharePoint 2010 install to a new domain, I've done some reading and looks like I can mount the content DB to a web application which I've basically setup in ...
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Problem with i:0#.w| before domain name

I have this code: SPWeb theSite = Microsoft.SharePoint.WebControls.SPControl.GetContextWeb(Context); SPUser theUser = theSite.CurrentUser; string strUserName = theUser.LoginName.ToLower(); How to ...
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Deleting and creating the Domain Group “Everyone” in Sharepoint 2013 using Powershell CSOM

With Powershell CSOM and SharePoint 2013, I am trying to reset the permission to the domain group "Everyone", with the name "c:0(.s|true". Therefore I want to delete and recreate it, so that all the ...
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Change URL on private site collection Office 365 [duplicate]

My task is to change URL of internal site collection in SharePoint Online. The situation is such: it was configured with one domain (DomainA), and now all site collections are: http://domainA....
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Does renaming Windows domain impact SharePoint?

My setup is following: I have SharePoint 2010 running on Windows 2008R2 and another server running SQL Server 2008. AD DS/Domain controller is on same server as the SharePoint. My SharePoint isn't ...
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Sharepoint 2013 People picker- shows duplicate records. How to ignore AD user records

I have a list of migrated users from Domain "OLD" to Domain "NEW". Under User profiles, I see only Domain "New" users. People picker on my SharePoint 2013 site (https) shows results from Domain "NEW"...
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Infopath error when accessing form without www

I have an Infopath 2010 form embedded on a SP 2010 site. When I access the form at the URL www.domain.com/form.aspx, everything works fine. However, when I don't use the www and the URL is domain.com/...
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A problem with a website's security certificate for Apps

How can I fix a problem with my certificate for SharePoint Apps? I receive an error "Mismatched Address" for every app that I deploy. The url looks like https://apps-c27f8411d0134e.appsdomain.com/...
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SharePoint 2013 with Calendar email?

I have connected a simple Calendar in SharePoint 2013 with my Outlook however I would like for it to accept incoming email and automatically accept meeting invitations to display on the SharePoint ...
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Use sharepoint apps over internet (use wildcard domain ?)

As I cannot find answers on the web, I seeking for help here. Sorry for my bad English. I have a SharePoint 2013 on premise with SSL apps fully working in my company network. The SharePoint web ...
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Custom domain name of SharePoint 2013 app

Let's say our SharePoint 2013 online url is https://someorg-public.sharepoint.com Is it possible to add a subsite (like an application under IIS website) that launches a SharePoint app? I created a ...
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People picker does not find users in other domain with two-way trusted connection

Our customer has two domains with two-way trusted connection between them. On one of them they have a SharePoint farm. The problem is people pickers only find users that exist in the domain which has ...
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using new URL to access web app

We are switching internet domains at work, but the old domain is not going away, given the legacy support required (AD domain is also not changing). I have a small (1 SP server, 1 SQL server) SP2013 ...
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Redirecting homepage to root domain

How can I make it so the root of my domain is the default homepage in sharepoint with no redirects? Currently have a SP 2010 external site that is split into 2 seperate sub sites. Currently the root ...
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Document Library error - The security validation for this page is invalid

We recently moved some users from other domain to Production domain. Now when they try to delete or move documents in a document library they are getting following error : "The Security ...
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Public-facing on-premises SharePoint with NTLM authentication

I've been searching for authentication best practices for public-facing SharePoint site but I didn't find any useful resources on the issue that is troubling me. Assume I set up a web application ...
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Moving 2 different SharePoint2013 servers to one installation

We have 2 different SharePoint 2013 servers installation in our organization. One runs on "http//production-portal" and other runs "http//test-portal". Due to some problems with production-portal, the ...
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Copying userAccount from One AD Domain to another Domain

Is it possible to copy userAccount from One AD Domain e.g, DomainA\User to another Domain e.g, DomainB\User in sharepoint 2007? Is it possible with powershell? And is the copy operation will also copy ...
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Hiding Domain Users from SharePoint

I am trying to hide certain users from being searched for in SharePoint. I have found the solution here: Show/ Hide and Change User Profile Properties However, when I run the second command I get ...
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Access full URL (including domain) from SQL

I'm aware MS recommends PowerShell etc but I'm using TSQL (nolock). Everywhere I'm looking in the database I'm seeing "sites/something" rather than "http://domain-one.com/sites/something". The only ...
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can provider-hosted app deployed outside the domain when using s2s

I'm creating a SharePoint provider-hosted app using visual studio 2013 in a machine and connecting to SharePoint 2013 on another machine. Visual studio is not in the same domain as SharePoint domain....
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Connect Domain Controller to Virtual SharePoint Server

I am building a Virtual Machine with SharePoint 2010 Server and SQL Server 2012 installed for a testing environment. When running the SP Configuration Wizard, I hit an error regarding the server farm. ...
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User's display name “Firstname Lastname” resets to domain\user every day

At least one particular user gets reset every day, display name keeps being set to domain\user format. I have been fixing it by SharePoint 2010 Management Shell, using command: Set-SPUser -...
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migrateuser works but how to take care of MySites

We have over 2,000 mysites and it looks like are not propagated to mysite and it's contents. Also the url does not change to new domain_user url. What are the steps as company is going to be another ...
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Domain integration - Is there any special setup for the farm

We recently got merged with another company. Our company intranet is inside.go2.com (multi server sp 2010 farm). Say our domain is SilverForest and we have multple SP 2010 farms (Prod, QA and DEV). ...
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2010 Moving Content DB to new Domain - Problem with Users

I am restoring a content database to a new farm in a new domain. I have used the Move-SPUser command to map as many users over that exist in the new domain. I've used the delete orphan script to ...
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SharePoint online Public website to redirect to the custom domain name

I want my SharePoint Online Public Website to redirect to the custom domain.After logging in to the Office 365 account, will i be able to edit the SharePoint Online Public website, or will the custom ...