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Copy-SPSite no longer work after patch

We have patched two SP2013 farms. One is standard another is enterprise. Both farm's copy-spsite no longer work after patch. The patches are not cumulative update download from SharePoint update ...
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Zero down-time patching in SP2016? Different from SP2013?

MSFT has been selling "zero down-time patching" in 2016 for a while now, but I'm having trouble finding details at this point on the subject. I have heard that this requires HA in your farm. This ...
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Database requiring upgrade after 02/2016 CU implemented

I've implemented a Cumulative Update released in 02/2016 into our farm on 3/09/16. I ran the psconfig wizard at night on 3/10 to bring all the servers up to date. Today I see the some errors/warnings ...
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Sharepoint 2013 popularity trend zero count after patch

Recently we have patched our SharePoint 2013 on-premise farm to Configuration database version: 15.0.4763.1000. We found that after patch all site collections' popularity trend report shows zero count ...
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Copy-SPActivitiesToWorkflowService : Scope '/SharePoint' was not found

We are using SP2013 on-premise enterprise edition. Recently we patched our farm and receive this error: Error UpgradeWorkflowServiceActivities. Run Copy-SPLocalActivitiesToWorkflowService manually to ...
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SP2013 MySite default page redirect to Person.aspx after patch

Recently we have patched our development farm. It is a SharePoint 2013 enterprise edition on-premise farm. After patch (product config wizard have completed successfully), when any user browse the ...
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Configuration database version different in 2 farms with same patch history

We are using SP2013 on-premise enterprise edition. We have a development farm and a test farm. Dev farm have one machine as WFE+APP and Test farm have 2 WFE and 2 APP. Both farm have separated SQL ...
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will any commulative update change the farm build number

I am working on SharePoint server 2013, with the following build number, which represents October 2015 CU:- PS C:\Users\staging.user> (get-spfarm).buildversion Major Minor Build Revision ----- ...
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Method not found: 'System.String Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserProfile.AppendMySiteToUrl(System.String)'

We are using SP2013 on-premise enterprise edition. Recently our servers have been patched with various windows update (not SharePoint cumulative update). After then when browse to the MySite Web Host ...
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SP2013 Patching Inquiry

Been getting ready for this week's patch and came across MS15-059 (3064949) and MS15-116 (3104540). I do not think it is a SP2013 patch but thought otherwise because it mentioned Office. I'm wondering ...
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CU July2015 Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.PostSetupConfigurationTaskException Error

In SP 2013 Enterprise (DB and WFE separate server) after installing CU July2015 and rebooting using dbowner / farm admin account I execute the cmdlets psconfig.exe -cmd upgrade -inplace b2b as ...
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Restore-SPSite : <nativehr> error and Content DB schema different

We have 3 SP2013 on-premise standard farm in the company. One for development, one for test and then production. We deployed the 3 farms at the same time and all of them have patched to "June 2014 ...
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Complains in the new sharepoint server about missing patches in the original server

We have been trying to add new SharePoint server to an existing farm but the new server complains about missing patches in the original server when trying to add through the configuration wizard. We ...
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Question regarding Sharepoint 2010 patching

I have SharePoint production and staging environment where production has build version of 14.0.7015.1000 & staging has 14.0.7125.5000. I had observed there are two additional hot fixes applied on ...
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Installing Windows 2012 server patches

I was recently on a support call with Microsoft and the engineer told me I should run psconfig after installing SharePoint 2013 AND windows server OS updates. I questioned him twice on the windows ...
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Where can I obtain MS14-22 security update for SharePoint 2007?

I have a MOSS installation that I am trying to bring up from version 12.0.6679.5001 to 12.0.6690.5000, which as I understand is the highest possible version for SharePoint 2007 (I need to reach this ...
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What is difference between Cumulative updates,Service pack,hot fixes and security patches?

What is difference between Cumulative updates,Service pack,hot fixes and security patches? Are these are at OS level or SharePoint level?
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MS Word crashes if document has a SP2013 managed metadata column - NEED Patch!

Here's my scenario: I have a Content Type called "Work Plan" with managed metadata column called "Department". This content type has a Word Document Template and if I go to the Ribbon > New Document > ...
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Sharepoint 2010 patch to sort out sync db housekeeping

I am wanting to install the patch that sorts out the housekeeping of the sync db, first of all is this the right patch? https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/kb/2597150. Secondly where would I install ...
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Kb2597132 patch install on app server or database server

So I want to install the kb2597132 patch to sort out the housekeeping for the sync db, as it has reached 40GB so I assume this needs to be done? And where do I install this? I am using sharepoint 2010 ...
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Microsoft Workflow Solutions Framework English Language Pack

After Installing KB2889944( 15.0.4667.1000) I stumbled upon the error while running config wizard. I know I just successfully installed the patch on all servers but why am I getting this error. ...
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Assessing risk for security updates in sharepoint

We have sharepoint server 2010 farm and sharepoint 2013 farm. Now my company asked me to install Microsoft security patches on both and do some research about their impact. such as ...
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Config Wizard : Farm products and patches were not detected but already installed

I am facing an annoying issue with my SharePoint 2010 platform, here is the situation : SharePoint 2010 Standard with Office Web Apps Multi-language 2 WFE When running the configuration wizard, ...
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Add server to farm - missing patch / different versions numbers on the same update

I was going to add a new server to our SharePoint farm today to scale out the search service application to it's own server. Installing prerequisites, installing SharePoint 2013 - everything went on ...
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Best approach to update and apply CUs for SharePoint farm . should i manually install CU or i should use windows update

I got confused on how i should update my SharePoint 2013 farm. for example now my windows update tool mentioned that i have 4 updates for SharePoint 2013 regarding December 2014 CU. now some articles ...
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Is there any problem in Installing Sharepoint foundation patches and CU inside sharepoint server 2013 professional

I have live & staging SharePoint servers 2013. and i have installed the November 2014 CU on both of them, then i run the product configuration wizard. now when i run the following command on both ...
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PSConfig.exe throws NullReferenceException when trying to upgrade/patch SP2013

I'm trying to complete SharePoint 2013 upgrade by using PSConfig after Windows Update has downloaded the updates, but can't get the process to complete without errors and this is causing me a major ...
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SharePoint Ultra High Availability

I have a client that just wants 0 scheduled downtime with 0 data loss with our SharePoint 2013 environment. Our plans included a load balanced 3 tiered farm (2 WFE, 2 App servers, 2 SQL servers ...
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Unable to get all my SharePoint 2013 CUs installed, using windows update tool

I am facing problems in applying September and October 2014 CUs using windows update. I have the following:- SharePoint server 2013 SP1. Windows server 2008 r2. I use to have SharePoint 2013 since ...
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Project Server 2007 SP2 to SP3

We are currently on Project Server 2007 SP2 (including CUs through August 2009.) Our environment is on one server (sharepoint and DBs.) We also connect using MS Project Pro 2007. I'd like to apply ...
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SP2010 patching: psconfig after every patch or install a few then psconfig once?

Can I install multiple updates on to my SharePoint 2010+SP2 farm (perhaps kb2553298, kb2878221, kb2878220) and just run psconfig once at the end or do I have to run psconfig after each patch?
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Different Farm and DLL versions

I was trying to add a new Content DB to my SharePoint farm when I encountered an error The specified SPConfigurationDatabase has been upgraded to a newer version of SharePoint. Please upgrade this ...
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Need help Checklist to determine if SP servers are operating as expected after a Microsoft monthly patch deployment

After a patch is deployed to my SP2007 farm, I go through a checklist to make sure the servers in my farm are operating as expected. SP 2007 environment: 2 WFE 1 INDEX SERVER 1 DB 1 LOAD BALANCER ...
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Updating Out of the Box SharePoint 2007

If I were to re-install SharePoint Server 2007 out of the box - What is the update process to get to SP2 Cumulative Update April 2011? Can I simply install the WSS and MOSS CU files or do I need to ...
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KB2661254 breaks SharePoint

Over the weekend, a variety of patches went out to our servers. One of those installed updates, KB2661254, broke our WSS 3.0 farm. Specifically, we were seeing the following symptoms: Windows ...
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Applying CU's and Service Packs

When applying a service pack or CU to SharePoint, are clients still able to connect to the web application and use sites within my collection while i'm applying the patches or running PSconfig ...
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Should I patch my intranet SharePoint?

SharePoint patching is a hassle and takes a lot of time to test and deploy, My SharePoint is an intranet site (within my organization's premises). Some fellow IT admins advised me to patch only ...
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Strangeness on farm after Feb 2012 CU

Over the weekend I took my production server from SP1 to the Feb 2012 CU - I performed the upgrade about a month earlier on my development environment and didn't notice any issues. On my production ...
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How to check SharePoint Cumulative Updates

I have two web servers installed SharePoint 2007, my intention is to check is the Cumulative Updates for SharePoint 2007 installed on both servers is the same. I've check the SharePoint version from ...
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SharePoint 2010 Service Packs and Cumulative Updates

If I would install a new SharePoint Server 2010 farm now, in order to get my Farm fully up to date, which of the following patches would I have to apply? Does any of these automatically install any of ...
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SharePoint 2010 SP1 upgrade fails

I have installed SP1 for SharePoint 2010. After installation I am running PSCONFIG to complete the installation. It fails with this error message: Unable to create a Service Connection Point in the ...
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Getting Error When Open Sharepoint Central Admin After Windows Updates

Hello Group members, "Management studio failed to open" and unable to open any of the sites Today I stopped the windows updates.And removing the updates till then my SP works ...
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What order to apply SharePoint 2010 Enterprise SP1 and June 2011 CU?

It's September 2011. We just installed SharePoint 2010 Enterprise RTM. Want to install SharePoint 2010 SP1. Do we need to install SharePoint Foundation SP1 first? And should we install June update ...
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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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Config Wizard Shows Missing Patches

My farm started flashing errors in the 'Products and Patch Status' step in the Configuration Wizard and prevents the Wizard form moving ahead. However, I know that the patches are installed and ...
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April Cumulative Update SP 2007

Do I have to install the April Cumulative update on the Application servers and all Web Front Ends??