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

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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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Cannot install Sharepoint Server 2010 on Windows 7

I have problems trying to install Sharepoint Server 2010 on a virtual machine with Windows 7. What I did: 1) Mounted the sharepoint image file to virtual drive 2) Copied the files from virtual ...
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New SharePoint Install best practices

I have scoured the internet but can't find a precise answer to what I'm looking for and wondered if anyone could help. I have been testing SharePoint 2010 on a stand alone server. Never used it ...
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Installation of Sharpoint Server

I have sharepoint server and windows server 2008 R2 x64 environment with me. I googled about installation of sharepoint server in VMWare or VirtualBox. If I go ahead with installation of sharepoint ...
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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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order of installation

I've been trying to research the best way to approach setting up a SharePoint 2010 farm...up to the steps where i have the basic config databases and CA created but am looking towards OWA, Service ...
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SharePoint Installation location

I'm new to the administrator field with sharepoint and am learning the ropes on the installation of the product. Question about the File Location option that is availible when you are running through ...
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Hotfix installation on SharePoint 2010 farm?

We are going to install the hotfix - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2553031, would like to clarify few points. does the SharePoint & IIS services need to be stopped before installing? do need ...
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how can we check the current SharePoint Installation type?

how can we check the installation type of a SharePoint server if it's Farm or Standalone /Foundation or MOSS
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Fresh SP2010 Install > Should I install Hotfixes or SP1

Just finished installing SP2010. Is it good practice to install hot-fixes or sp1 before stating with the full configuration? Is there an order I should deploy these hotfixes or sp? If yes, what all ...
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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 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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Installing sharepoint 2010 foundation on windows 2008 R2 with Service Pack 1

Please tell me is there any potential issues for installing sharepoint 2010 foundation on windows 2008 r2 with service pack 1, or is it good to have service pack 2. And let me know if anyone have a ...
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When installing a solution from 3rd-party, every step goes fine, except to activate its feature

It is deployed successfully, but when activate it, come up with this error msg: "Feature with Id '1170444c-cb9f-4409-9271-82f46a90b23a' is not installed in this farm, and cannot be added to this ...
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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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Running SharePoint on a Domain Controller

We are tring to test a SharePoint Solution. In order to reduce the number of servers that we use, is it possible to run a Domain Controller on the same machine as the SharePoint Web Site?
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SharePoint 2010 installation - sql server

Simple question... Is it a requirement that SQL SERVER be installed on the same machine SharePoint is on? This is for a development installation... I.e. could I have SharePoint setup on one VM and ...
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Configure a new SharePoint install with existing databases

I'm trying to "clone" my company's SharePoint installation in order to run some experiments. The system is run on a virtual machine, but for some reason the VM will only work in the system were it is ...
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Any good open source tools for doing WSP installations for SharePoint 2010?

I've heard that SharePoint Solution Installer is a good one, but it only works for 2007 and the 2010 version only appears to be in the planning phase. Does anyone know of any existing tools out ...
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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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Install SharePoint 2010 SP1 before or after running configuration wizard

Completely new standalone installation of SharePoint 2010. I'm currently at the "Run the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard" checkbox. Should I a) install the SP1 before configuration or b) ...
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Accounts Needed for Installing SharePoint

I am installing SharePoint on my local machine. What accounts are needed to install SharePoint? It seems ubiquitous that you need the following accounts. SP_Admin (Account you install SP with) ...
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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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SP2010 Install on virtual [closed]

I started to work on a home based play project where I wanted to created at least 2 VM (using vmware). Server 2k8 went good. then I moved on to setup AD (DC) and completed this piece. next step was to ...
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SpEasy-PostInstall failed

When I ran SharePoint2010 EasySetup, it failed with error: New-SPSite : Cannot access the local farm. Verify that the local farm is properly configured, currently available, and that y ou have the ...
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Why does New-SPConfigurationDatabase Fail?

I am doing a Farm installation of SP 2010 in a VirtualBox instance for the purpose of local development. I am using Server 2008 R2, SQL Server 2008 R2. Since the instance of SQL server is local and ...
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Brand new SP 2010 setup

I googled for SP 2010 enterprise setup with sql enterprise and got bunch of links. I would like a good legit link that has been proven to work. Can someone please provide a link that really worked and ...
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SharePoint 2010 SP1 from 6/24 KB2460045 - does it include Foundation sp1, SharePoint sp1 and Cumulative from june already? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What order to apply SharePoint 2010 Enterprise SP1 and June 2011 CU? Confused... If we just installed SharePoint 2010 Enterprise RTM and want to patch up to SP1. Do we ...
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Why does WSP Deployment Type 'ApplicationServer' require features to be manually installed?

When I create a WSP with Deployment Type set to WebFrontEnd and deploy, all of the features contained within are automatically installed. Features that are set up as ActivateOnDefault="TRUE" (Farm or ...
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Install SharePoint 2010 on which servers of farm?

I was a little confused on this. Our SharePoint 2007 has SharePoint on the backend for some reason? Is this right? This leads me to believe that I need to install SharePoint 2010 on the ...
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Which version of SQL Server Express gets installed with Search Server Express 2010?

What exact version of SQL Server Express 2008 gets automatically installed via the standalone setup of SSE 2010? Is it just SQL Server Express 2008, SQL Server Express 2008 R2 or a special kind of ...
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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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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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SharePoint Foundation 2010 installation fails in Windows Server 2008

Installing SharePoint Foundation 2010 on a Virtual Machine running Windows Server Standard or Windows Server 2008 R2 fails at the end of the installation saying that errors occurred and the log must ...
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The Security Token Service is not available

After a fresh install of SharePoint Server 2010 (Standalone) on Server 2008 R2 I get this warning from the Health Analyzer: "The Security Token Service is not available." The Windows Application ...
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Install instructions for SharePoint 2010 SP1

I have started the install process for SharePoint 2010 SP1. The instructions I found on Microsoft stated that I should download the package and then start it. However it appears that the install ...
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What's the Official Guidance on Installing SharePoint 2010 on Windows 7?

I would like to begin SharePoint 2010 development, and I'd prefer to do it on my Windows 7 Professional 64-bit desktop, or my Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit laptop. Unfortunately, I haven't been able to ...
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Sharepoint 2007 features are not available

I have installed sharepoint 2007 and configured. After finishing that. I am not able to get some of the features in central admin to name few under central admin--> operation 1. Content and ...
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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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Uninstalling PowerShell 1.0 before installing SharePoint 2010

While going through the book "Beginning SharePoint 2010 Administration", the author was discussing how to prepare for a SharePoint 2010 server installation on a Windows 2008 R2 server. In that one of ...
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Installation of SharePoint 2010

I've Googled for installing sharepoint 2010 and found that there are many versions of it - Foundation, SharePoint Server, Designer, Workspace, etc., and also there are various OS - Win Vista, Win 7 ...
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“Failed to create sample data” while running configuration wizard

Fresh install of SharePoint 2010 Enterprise on a fresh Server 2008 R2 VM - default single-server isntallation. Installation succeeded so I ran the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard. I had to ...
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Pointing to a new database server

Our QA team cloned the VM we are using to test our sharepoint mods. Their cloned version now needs to point to the database on the new box (rather than the developer test sharepoint db). I ...
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Sharepoint Foundation 2010 give me HTTP 500 error

Hi I want to install sharepoint 2010 foundation on my Windows 7 machine for testing and development purposes. For that, I followed the exact steps described in MSDN under the title “ Setting Up the ...
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Installation Guidelines for SharePoint 2010 on windows 2008 R2 Server wth SQLServer

I just created a VM of Windows 2008 R2 (Standard) server and installed SQLServer 2008 Standard edition. Now before moving towards Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise I would to ask few things. i work for a ...
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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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Issues With Sharepoint 2007 installation and stsadm restore (User)

I'm used to install SharePoint with the basic option, that install SQL SERVER EXPRESS 2005 and configures almost everything, but now I need to install SharePoint using a database already installed ...
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Unable to install SharePoint 2010 SDK

Is the SharePoint 2010 SDK limited to 64 bit OS? I'm getting an error attempting to install it on my 32 bit Windows OS, unfortunately it's not a very informative one "The installation of this package ...
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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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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. ...