Multitenancy refers to a principle in software architecture where a single instance of the software runs on a server, serving multiple client-organizations (tenants).

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“Could not load user profile” on OneDrive after migration to multitenancy

I've been struggling with this issue for a bit as we move toward converting our farm toward a multitenant environment. I was able to make a copy of my current UPS DBs, then use those to create a ...
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Converting User Profile Sync into partition mode

We're in the process of rearchitecting our farm to make it more of a multi-tenant environment, and I was wondering... is it possible to partition an existing user profile application, or do I have to ...
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SharePoint 2010 Multi Tenant - I need Excel Services

We are running SP in Multi-Tenant mode for a few small clients. I need Excel services enabled for two of the tenants. What options do I have and how do I do it? I have been looking at documentation ...
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Does GAC sync in muli-server farm?

Is there any GAC sync in muli-server farm environment? How does the same class from the same assembly behave in multi-server farm?
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external content type

We are a tennant in a larger sharepoint setup. I have tennant admin rights. As a test I would like to create a list that originates from a sql table. I followed this guide: ...
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Store Forms Claims when using ADFS (SAML)

I have a number of different software packages where I require a SSO experience. I've rolled out ADFS between all these applications and SharePoint 2013 and it is working well. I am now facing an ...
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Provisioning User Profile Service - Will not start

I've been following Spence Harbar's guide for setting up a multi-tenant install of SharePoint 2013 in a testing environment. I am following his 2010 Guide but replaced the Search Service script with ...
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User account isolation on multi tenant SharePoint publication

Does a multi tenant SharePoint web application stores user accounts on "child" websites or in the root web? I need to provide forms authentication at this multi tenant web application but the users ...
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Using SharePoint UserAccountDirectoryPath with SSRS

I've got a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise multi-tenant setup integrated with a new SSRS 2008 R2 instance in SharePoint-Integrated mode and have FINALLY managed to get everything working. However, there ...
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Intranet & Extranet in SharePoint 2013

In my new company we are moving to SharePoint 2013 in a few months, we currently have a SharePoint 2010 setup but nothing will be migrated to the new environment. I have been asked to provide a ...
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What is an unused managed property in SharePoint 2013 search?

In quite a few pages on Microsoft TechNet describing the new search schemas for SharePoint 2013, they use the phrase, unused managed property. It's not entirely clear what that means in this context. ...
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Adding Users from a Trusted Domain in a Multi-Tenant Setup

According to many sources I shouldn't have to do anything special to get add users from a "internal" two-way trusted domain into SharePoint. And I can add them to the CA web app but not the ...
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Struggling Immensly multi tenancy Sharepoint on Existing Sharepoint Server

Really strugging with this for last month, going to have another crack this weekend but ideally simply need to create multi tenancy sharepoint 2010 all in https using domains similar to below; ...
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Crawling per-tenant BDC data sources

I'm setting up SP2010 in a multi-tenant fashion (following Spencer Harbar's Rational Guide) and I've had great success setting it all up. Multiple tenants and everything. When you configure BDC to run ...
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Multiple My Site Hosts

I have a scenario where two sub-companies of a company should be deemed independent and as such need to not share any of the following Search - Should not rely on security trimming User Profiles / ...
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Limit login attempts to a SharePoint server to a single OU

The setup: Several SharePoint 2010 Foundation web applications, each on individual servers. Default SharePoint authentication mechanism in use Single Active Directory Domain controls user ...
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All users in multi tenant environment

I have a problem with authentication in a multi tenant environment. I have a couple of seperate customers which all have their own SharePoint environment within our hosted environment. In the AD, I ...
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ValidateEntitySecurity failed on multitenant BSC installation

I've got a multitenant BCS service setup. It all seems to work; I've imported my model and it properly lists the entities in the model. But when I try to create an external list based on the model, ...
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PowerShell Attempted to perform an unauthorised operation

I'm trying to add a term store administrator using PowerShell. I'm logged on to one of the farm web servers with a farm administrator account (also happens to be a domain admin account too). I'm ...
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Host Header Site Collections /w multi tenancy

I basically followed the steps in Spence Harbars Guide http://www.harbar.net/articles/sp2010mt1.aspx do create a multi-tenancy farm with host-header site-collections. For some reason I cannot supply ...
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NullReferenceException when running New-SPSite

I'm running the following PowerShell script on my SharePoint server to create a new host-header site collection and a tenant admin site: Add-PSSnapin microsoft.sharepoint.powershell -ea ...
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Two SharePoint Installations on one Server

Is it possible to have two Sharepoint installations on one server? By two installations I mean one is Sharepoint 2010 for Internet Sites and other is Sharepoint Foundation 2010 Any way to do it ...
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Creating partitioned Service Application

I'm looking for best practices on setting up partitioned service applications in SharePoint. Not the default ones, but a custom one. As I understand, a partitioned service application like the ...
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Service App custom groups and multi-instance scenarios

Have you deployed custom Service Application groups and/or deployed multiple instances of a Service Application? If so, I'm looking for specific examples I can use for our OnPrem SharePoint 2010 ...
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Deploying BCS Model To Multi-Tenant Administration Site [closed]

I've got a simple BCS model with a single entity for a test. The entity pulls from a Entity Data Model in a separate assembly. I'm using SharePoint Foundation so I used the feature receiver here to ...
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What is the recommended archiecture to solve multi-tenancy with SharePoint 2010 that requires both http and https?

We want to setup a set of site collections that all have their own unique vanity domain names. There will be 100 or more. For example: www.domain123.org www.domain234.org www.domain456.org etc. ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 Multi-tenancy and Active Directory Account Creation Mode

Does anyone know if SharePoint 2010 Foundation multi-tenancy works if you install the farm in Active Directory Account Creation mode? I am able to use STSADM to create host header site collections ...