Performance is characterized by the amount of useful work accomplished by a computer system compared to the time and resources used.

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Warm up Scripts in sharepoint

I wanted to know and implement warm up scripts in Sharepoint 2010. Can anyone tell me what are these warm up scripts and why do we need it? Please provide the script and how to execute the same.
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SharePoint 2010: Application Server Administration Service Timer Job

One of our customers has a large SharePoint 2010 farm which was having problems with 100% CPU usage for a large part of every minute (15 seconds) when the Application Server Administration Service ...
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Access control with a very large AD group

I'm working with a company that has 100k+ employees, contractors, and external partners who have user accounts in their Active Directory. People fall into different categories: Employees (60k) ...
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Performance of Client Object Model vs. Server Object Model

We are looking to deploy an Intranet using SharePoint Foundation. I am targeting the Client Object Model for this project to avoid Master Page customization and building custom Webparts and leverage ...
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Sandbox + Custom Site Page Template + SPFile.CustomizedPageStatus

Have created a Site Page Template and provisioned an instance into my Team Site's Wiki Library. <Module Name="CustomInFeature" Path="SitePageTemplates" List="119" Url="SitePages" > ...
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SharePoint 2007 slow performance

We have a problem on our production environment. Users report that pages take several minutes to open. Upon investigating ULS log we found following records which happen to appear every 3-8 minutes ...
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Dashboards in sharepoint 2010

There is a need to build several custom "dashboards". Dashboards contains a lot of information for the user about the process. We whish to have several dashboards for several departments and user ...
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Is there any way to check does list exists without try catch?

Now i'm using same way to check does list exist by url SPList logList = null; try { logList = site.RootWeb.GetListFromWebRelativeUrl("Lists/LogRecords"); } catch { } if (null != logList) ...
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Demo computers, how to raise the system responsivness?

I have to perform some demonstration about the SharePoint 2010 features. I have for this task only a standard laptop with only 4GB of Ram. As the demonstrations are multi purpose, I have set up ...
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What are the maintenance actions that can be done on a Sharepoint application to ensure optimum performance?

After deploying a Sharepoint application, what maintenance actions can be done to ensure optimal performance and avoid degradation of performance over time? I can think of the following: Schedule ...
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WebPart Zones effect on Performance

Will there be any performance effect if we have more number of Webpart Zones in a Page Layout lets say 25 ? We wont be keeping webparts in all the zones. But we need to have more zones on page ...
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Has anyone optimized the front-end (css/javascript files) of a SharePoint site

So it seems to be that Sharepoint's front-end optimization is non-existant. For example, http://dfs.us.dell.com/Pages/DFSHomePage.aspx, according to YSlow, is serving up 14 separate JavaScript files, ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Enable all logging timer jobs. Performance?

I found an interesting article about the logging timer jobs in SharePoint 2010. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg512103.aspx#bk_splog In this article, it is stating that all the following ...
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Working with large external lists using BCS

I have a database that I want to display the content in SharePoint 2010. I am not displaying the content in a list but am using a custom WebPart. The database is not updated any more as it is ...
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Poor performance on SharePoint site (IE6, Proxy, Windows Auth)

This is a very strange issue I am having. My client is experiencing poor performance (20 sec per page load or so) when accessing their SharePoint 2007 site that is hosted somewhere externally by a ...
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Organization Browser Performance

We have just launced our new SharePoint site. The Organization Browser seeks slow. We did not notice this in testing. Is there anything can be done to increase performance?
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SharePoint 2010 Performance with Item Level Permissions limit

I've read Sharepoint 2010 have a limit of the max number of items that can have a Item Level Permissions is 50.000. This seems caused for bad performance above this number. We're planning a project ...
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After adjusting version settings (from unlimited to max 10) performance grinds to a halt

For several document libraries in our SharePoint environment end user enabled versions without setting a limit. Or were given a document library with unlimited versions(result of having no governance ...
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Slow running Managed Client Object Model application

I have an application that I built using the Managed Client Object model that performaing poorly and I am curious if I am doing something wrong. The application drills down throw a hierarchy of three ...
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Does an extra WFE help with 'out of memory' problems?

General question: Does adding an extra WFE help if the existing WFE is running out of memory during normal day to day operations? My Case We have a WFE with 10 Web Applications (A Portal, Coporate ...
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SharePoint site is taking long time to load in moss 2007

I have a SharePoint Farm having application server,index server,query server and database server. Each time when i browse my site it takes more than 18 seconds to load. First time it takes more than ...
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Improving SharePoint 2010 performance in a VM

I have created a virtual machine with windows server 2008, Visual Studio 2010, and SharePoint 2010 for development and testing. The machine is configured in VMWare with 40gb hdd, 2gb ram, and 4 ...
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Performance of search vs. using the object model?

Does anyone know how the performance of searching for items compares to using the object model to access them? When I say "object model" i mean using SPList to get a collection of SPListItems and ...
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Can I delete Long Running Operation Status list items?

I support a SharePoint 2007 based public internet site that has a few performance problems. I just noticed that the hidden "Long Running Operation Status" list has nearly 10000 items in it. I can't ...
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Is there any harm in setting the AnalyticQueryCellMax to a high number?

Is there any harm setting this to 10000000? Will it leave a large foot print on memory and therefore paralyze the servers (or farm)? (or the backend sqlserver) or anything that is involved processing ...
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List Item Timeout Issue

On one of our production Sharepoint Sites we have a ListItem that will not load it's details. It simply times out and throws an exception with a GUID. The Log file indicates that: ...
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Getting performance information from pages?

Is there an easy way to find performance information as it relates to how long a page takes to load. My situation is that I have a page that takes about a minute to load, it has several web parts on ...
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How often should the auditing log be cleared to not affect performance?

We are building a system that uses SharePoint Auditing in a SharePoint Foundation deployment. We are wondering about the degradation of performance overtime as the amount of audit information grows. ...
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DataViewWebPart XSLT Caching

I have a DataViewWebPart with a complicated and rather expensive linked XSLT (the XSLT itself is stored in the Documents library of the site). Currently, the part takes a long time to render, even ...
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Strip publishing master-page for anonymous users

Is it ok to strip a masterpage for all SharePoint scripts and styles? We have custom CSS and all of our scripts are JQuery. Even CQWP will have custom rendering. The reason we want to do this is so ...
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VM Sharepoint 2010 install on beefy box is slow running

We have a 2 server SharePoint 2010 installation, one FE one Index. Each is sitting on a different VM host. Each host has 256 gigs of ram with 4 8 core processors (32 cores). Each box is not over ...
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Profiling SharePoint 2010 with Red Gate ANTS Profiler

I'm trying to profile my customized SharePoint 2010 site with Red Gate ANTS Profiler, but I can't get it to work. I've followed every guide I could find, including the official guide, but I'm just ...
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SharePoint 2010 equivalent to SQL Profiler?

Is there a way to view the CAML that is running on a SharePoint 2010 installation? A bit like how you can monitor SQL running on a database with MS-SQL Server - is this possible with CAML and ...
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SPSiteDataQuery vs. Recursive SPWeb.Lists Performance

I'm looking for the best performing means of querying for site data within a site collection. I need to query for all of the lists in either a particular SPWeb, or a set of SPWeb's, that contain a ...
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How to trouble shoot the SharePoint 2007 Farm Performance Issue?

Issue: It is taking more than 250ms to respond also sometime it throws DB connectivity Error, throws low memory alerts every now and then. Environment Details: In our SharePoint 2007 Farm, ...
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ADO.NET Data Services performance issue on SharePoint 2010

I have an issue (I think) with my SharePoint 2010 ADO.NET Data Services. I understand that using Data Services is an extra layer and as such might inhibit performance a little, but I was not ...
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Off the shelf solutions for increasing SharePoint performance?

What off the shelf solution/software do you use or recommend for enhancing SharePoint performance?
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Where do I look up to see Performance related issues in SharePoint 2010?

I want to be aware of performance related issues with SharePoint 2010 while I'm designing my solutons. What's the best place to look up?
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Performance problem with custom web part

We've implemented a custom web part which we use to render content of an external website into a SharePoint page. During our test we encountered some strange performance issues. When we open a ...
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CbQ webpart takes longer time to load, SQL slowness issue

I have custom page and it has a CbQ webpart alone, it actually performs a query against a single list which has only 800 items with 15 columns but it takes 8secs to load. I suspect a slowness in SQL, ...
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Performance Issues using SQL Server Reporting Services in SharePoint Integrated Mode [closed]

Does anyone have experience with the following issue? Are there any known workarounds? Official MS Statement: General overhead performance differences when you view reports in SharePoint integrated ...
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Sharepoint 2007 farm performance goes down?

Our sharepoint 2007 farm is not working properly and we are facing a huge performance hit, some times it throws an unexpected error too. What all are the points to check? i.e like Depth of the ...
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Best way to update an in memory cache across a SharePoint farm?

We have 3 front-end servers each running multiple web applications. Each web application has an in memory cache. Recreating the cache is very expensive (>1 min). Therefore we repopulate it using a ...
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Performance when SP site collection contains many large files

We have a client that uploads many large files to the site 10MB++ What I am wondering is are there any maintenance jobs that we could run on SP or SQL server to improve the performance? Or any way ...
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Why are search results slow to display?

We have a single Windows Server 2008 64bit with SQL 2008 R2 installation for SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. I've enabled the search services so the search query is returning results. However the time ...
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Anyone have any performance tips for SharePoint Enterprise Search?

The first search in our Search Central (Enterprise Search) is very slow (in the range 10-20 s). Is this how it should be, any hints for speeding this up?
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Http 401 entries in IIS log of SharePoint Server

I am trying to fix a performance problem on a WSS 3.0 clustered site. Each server has ca. 30000 requests per hour, but ca. 90% are of type: 2010-10-13 10:00:05 W3SVC14309999999 servername ...
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How much resources does a Sharepoint 2010 install use, when not in use?

The question is a bit off topic, but I have a development machine that is my personal computer too. In other words I use it for a host of other things not just work. Obviously nothing beats having ...
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Standard database maintenence jobs for SharePoint farm

I was wondering if there were any best practices to maintain performance of a SharePoint farm as sites and content are added. For example DBCC commands.
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Why are Imaging web service uploads taking 10-15 sec to upload a 640px image?

We are using the imaging.asmx upload function to upload a VGA image and then use the file name to get the ID and update the properties of the image using an UpdateListItem call. The time taken to ...