Installation is the process of getting the software binaries onto a system.

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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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The tool was unable to install Microsoft “Geneva” Framework Runtime

I've installed a fresh copy of Windows Server 2008 R2 into a virtual machine, using VirtualBox. Now I'm trying to install the prerequisites for Sharepoint, using the "Microsoft Sharepoint Products ...
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SharePoint 2013 Installation Issue

I believe this issue is unique to non-domain environments I am trying to install SPF 2013 RTM in the following environment: Windows Server 2012 RTM Stand-alone installation using SQL Server ...
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I am tasked with the company's “new intranet” …how do I proceed?

My company (500-600 employees) has been using SharePoint 2010 for their intranet for a few years and my boss wants to completely refresh the intranet starting Jan 1st next year. What exactly do I ...
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How to install CU in SharePoint 2010?

I have a SharePoint server with the following build version, Version : 14.0.4763.1000. Under Manage Patch Status I can find the following products with the same above mentioned version, Microsoft ...
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Sharepoint Server 2010 development environment setup error

*Tears hair out* I've been following this - http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee554869.aspx walkthrough to set up Sharepoint Server 2010 on my local machine (Windows 7 64-bit). Sharepoint ...
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Add a complex service as part of a feature install

I'm wondering if anyone can point me at the best practices for installing a complex service (basically, an entire web application) into SP when doing a feature install. We have an existing web ...
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Suggested virtual disk setting for VMWare VM used as a development environment for Sharepoint 2013

I want to set up my development environment for sharepoint 2013 on a VM; my environment specification are as follow:- • A laptop with windows 7 professional 64x • The laptop has 670 GB harddisk • ...
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Adding WFE to farm?

I am on step 2 installing SP on App/CA server. Do I need to install the whole sp thing on WFE if I want to add a WFE. Or What is the correct approach?
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Complete Install guide

I could not find any guides on the net regarding complete installation of SharePoint 2010 Foundation on vm or SharePoint 2010 Foundation with AD on vm. Here is my current progress:- 1. I've setup a ...
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failed to start the database services MSSQL$Sharepoint

I am trying to install Share Point 2010 Foundation on a Win7 SP1 64-bit desktop. It installed with an error, something about Office components. When I start the SharePoint Central Admin Web App, I ...
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Install SharePoint package on an NLB Cluster

I am trying to test a SharePoint package installation on a VPC environment. I have set up an NLB cluster with two VPC's. One problem may be that I have only one network card configured on the ...
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How to install Sharepoint 2010 using VMs?

I have 3 VMs. I want to know how can i install sharepoint using these 3 VMs. 1) SP2010Client 2) SP2010-WIN2008 3) SQL2008-WIN2008 4) password.txt
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Do we really need 24GB RAM to install SharePoint 2013 Server?

Do we really need 24GB to RAM install SharePoint 2013 Server? Can I install this in my 6GB machine, will things work as expected with limited apps activated? By the way, I am thinking of a single ...
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Error in Installing Prerequisites of Sharepoint Server 2010

I'm installing Sharepoint Server 2010 and before that it requires prerequisites to install. It is skipping the installation of KB976462 & KB974405 (which I tried installing seprately but no luck) ...
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SharePoint 2010 on VMWare Player - Step by step instructions

I am looking for detailed instructions on how to install SharePoint 2010 on VMWare Player. Ideally I'd like to install additional applications on top of SharePoint, like SSRS or PerformancePoint.
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SharePoint 2010 change authentication type to Kerberos from NTLM

I have installed SharePoint 2010 Standard edition on a machine along with a VM inside of SQLServer 2008 R2 as (Tier 2) ...By default its on NTLM and classic mode authentication. When I tried ...
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Central Administration provisioning fails with System.IO.DirectoryNotFoundException

I recently uninstalled MOSS 2007 from my development server and am trying to reinstall it. However I get an error during Step 6 of the post-install Configuration Wizard, and this causes the ...
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Tutorial to move WSS 3.0 DBs from Windows Internal to SQL 2005 Instance

I have found or have been told about a few ways to move WSS 3.0 databases from the Windows Internal Database to SQL Server 2005. As I read them, however, I find I have more questions. Two I found ...
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SP2013 Failed to create the configuration database

When installing SP2013 I got this error: Failed to create the configuration database An exception of type Microsoft.Sharepoint.SPException was thrown. Additional exception information: The ...
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Hosting multiple internet facing sites on a single server

Is it possible to have multiple internet facing SharePoint sites running from the same server? I.E., different domains, completely unrelated content. Bonus question: If this is possible, and I have ...
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Problem re-installing SharePoint Server 2010

I have SharePoint Server 2010 trial version installed on a server. Recently, I installed updates for SharePoint and these updates caused problems in my web application and site collections. I ...
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Installing WSS or MOSS on Windows XP?

I am new to SharePoint and I need to install it on standalone system. Can I do it on Windows XP? Can I install WSS or MOSS for free? Please provide me with links so I can go about installation.
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How to install Sharepoint 2010 on Windows 7 - special requirements?

I have read some of the similar questions but I haven't found a solution which meets my requirements. I don't want to use the SharePoint 2010 Easy Setup Script. It downloads trial version of software. ...
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SPS 2010 Configuration of New Installation

For the past couple of days I have been setting up a brand new SharePoint Server 2010 running on top of Server 2008. This installation is intended to be used with Active Directory and will be used as ...
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Support for SP 2013 RTM version in Windows Server 2012 R2 OS

I have installed SharePoint Server 2013 in a Windows Server 2012 R2-based environment. I am getting many issues. After the installation site pages library, or any other document libraries created ...
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Is it possible to install MOSS 2007 on Windows 7?

Is it possible to install MOSS 2007 on Windows 7? If so; how?
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WSP package stuck in retracting state

We are tring to run an update script. As part of this script we use stsadm command retractsolution and then deletesolution to remove the wsp packages. Our problem is that on the last run several of ...
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How can I tell SP installation of an existing SQL server

I wish to install SharePoint 2010 standard server but to "show" it the location of an existing SQL server, rather than have the prerquisites installation install its own sql version on the same ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Foundation Installation Error Prerequisites

Receiving the following error on installation of Sharepoint: What action should I take please? The server is updated with latest windows updates and I have restarted a number of times. Thank ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 into Web Platform Installer [closed]

Guys, I have a great idea - ask Microsoft to include SharePoint Foundation 2010 into Web Platform Installer. It'll be very usefull for all community. I do it by twitter: ...
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Roll back Sharepoint Products Configuration

I've performed a standard installation and run the Sharepoint Products Configuration Wizard. I've realized too late that the wizard wasn't asking me for info like Central Admin Content DB name, ...
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Sharepoint 2013 on Windows 7

Is impossible to install SP2013 on windows 7 Client? In SP2010 there was a "excamotage" with the config.xml modified ... Is it possible also for this new version!?
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can WSP file deploy using create web setup of ASP.net project.?

Is there any way to create web setup for deploy WSP file directly, when install a setup? Means, I directly create exe file that manage all the things like register assembly or deploy wsp file to ...
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Why is the SP Manager Install failing?

I tried to install Sharepoint Manager 2010, which I got from here ...but it failed with: Where is the LoaderExceptions property, or does anybody know what the issue might be? This is a Windows 7, ...
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Cannot find (Excel Services Application & Visio Graphics Service ) inside the Service Application Menu

I have installed a new SharePoint server , and I wanted to create a new Visio graphics service and Excel service application, so that users can view excel & Visio documents inside their web ...
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Can I install SP2013 in a domain controller? for DEV

I am trying to install on AMazon AWS a sharepoint farm for dev purposes which I can shutdown when not needed for saving costs. I have susccesfully created a VPC and a DC, I also launched a new ...
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SharePoint 2013 service accounts

I am getting ready to build a three-tier SP 2013 server farm and have a couple questions about the domain accounts needed. I was planning the following: sp_install sp_farm (farm acct) sp_webapp (for ...
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SharePoint2010 - install WFE & App Servers

My question is probably very stupid, but .... I have installed 2 servers with SharePoint 2010, i have created one web application. My question is: how to know if my server is a WFE or an application ...
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Install sharepoint 2010 on VM or local Windows 7 installation?

I'm faced with two options : install Sharepoint on Win 7 machine install on a Windows Server VM . Does Sharepoint 'take over' a 'Windows 7' machine once its installed ? Is there extra manual ...
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What are the implications of using a shared/default SQL Server instance vs a dedicated/named one for SP2010 DB Role?

I have a database server that hosts multiple minor databases not related to SharePoint and I want to utilize this server for a SP2010 environment database role. What are the implications of ...
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Changing from Network Service to a Domain Farm Acct

I am attempting to avoid re-installing a farm that was built very quickly using the network service acct for the set up of a single stand alone 2010 environment. The issue I am running into is the ...
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Installing SharePoint Foundation 2010 on top of Windows Small Business Server 2008

Has anyone tried to install Foundation on top of SBS 2008. The installation should be typical as for any other Windows 2008 Server but the problem is there are so much components there like Exchange ...
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New SharePoint WFE Build - When should I patch?

I am building a new SharePoint 2013 farm, and have built and configure the server that will host central admin. This has been patched with Service Pack 1, and the July CU. I have also run the basic ...
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SP 2013 - Workflow Installed successfully and No error however, SP Designer does not show workflow 2013

I followed Microsoft's article and setup Workflow for SharePoint. Double verified with this article ...
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How to install Sharepoint 2013, AD and SQL Database separately

I have a ISO with SharePoint 2013 Standard Edition and Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and want to make a SharePoint environment with Active Directory on 3 virtual Machines (using Hyper-V). Instead of ...
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Best practices for Sharepoint 2013 3 tier installation

I have 3 servers WFE server Application Server Database Server I am using Windows 2008 R2 and SQL server 2008 Assuming SQL Server 2008 is installed with a Server account E.g. SQL_service, can ...
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PSCONFIG trying to access wrong DLL in GAC?

TL;DR Uninstalling SharePoint 2010 and installing SharePoint 2007 makes PSCONFIG stop running since it misses the Microsoft.SharePoint.DLL version 14. How can this be solved? On a SharePoint 2010 ...
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what does the following Farm build version relate to (15 0 4641 1000)

I have SharePoint server 2013 installed inside windows server 2008 r2. and i have updated the SharePoint server 2013 using windows update to use the latest CU. so the final CU which i have installed ...
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Reinstall SharePoint while keep all contents?

I'm working on a standalone SP server. It has some issues, we decided to reinstall SP on another machine with a separated SQL server. My question is: what's the correct procedure to do this so that we ...