Remote BLOB Storage, part of Microsoft SQL Server 2008

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Why 200GB content DB limit when using RBS

What's the point of using RBS when you are still restricted to 200GB content DB limit? I don't understand this thing. Secondly this looks like recommended limit, right? Because SharePoint won't stop ...
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How to rollback RBS and what happens to existing data

Let's say I am using Remote Blog Storage (RBS) in one of my content database and decide not to use anymore. How can I roll back RBS? What will happen to my data and how can I migrate it out of RBS? ...
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Migrate SharePoint 2010 rbs to SharePoint 2013 sql

We have a SharePoint 2010 Farm using rbs and would like to migrate it to a SharePoint 2013 Farm using sql. Can this be done by using the detach method on the WSS_Content database or is there another ...
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Increase number of content database for one site collection

I am using SharePoint 2013. Is there any way to create more than one content database for one site collection? Is there a way to increase the size limit of a content database using RBS or any ...
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Content Database(Size) when using RBS

When using RBS what is the total size limit that can be uploaded to SharePoint? Is there any size limitation concerning the data? When I right click on my content database that enable RBS it shows ...
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RBS maintainance job Orphan cleanup not working

the problem are that Orphan cleanup won't start up. He starting up. chekcking pools and always stuck on 5 pool. And can delete other pool data. The command I'm runing: > C: cd "C:\Program ...
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Files stopped writing to BLOB store

I configured RBS for SharePoint 2013, and it was functioning as expected. After changing the minimum file size, files stopped writing to the blob store. Logs on both the WFE, and SQL have been ...
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RBS Installation on webFrontEnd Failed

During my installation of RBS on the Web Front End Server I have faced this error in the log file that end the installation SOFTWARE RESTRICTION POLICY: Verifying package --> 'C:\RBS\RBS.msi' ...
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RBS Configuration on another content database Fail

I faced a problem while configuring RBS on another content database after installing it on a content database. The problem is that inside the log file I found the expression "Configuration completed ...
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Enabling RBS on more than content database (Different site collection)

I am trying to enable RBS on different content database but first the RBS that I installed was installed by wizards, not using cmd as mentioned in the msdn article about installing and configuring ...
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How to implement remote blob storage in sharepoint 2013

How to implement remote blob storage in SharePoint 2013.Please suggest.
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rbs + file server + deduplication

I wonder if this combination works. Also, deduplication is per site collection? For example, if two site collections have the same document, will this document be twice on the file server? Thank you
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Cannot create content database to use RBS with FILESTREAM in SharePoint 2013

When we tried to create content database to use RBS with FILESTREAM in sharepoint 2013 we configured according to the link we receive the following error as shown in the screenshot below . We did ...
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RBS Sharepoint 2013

I Enabled RBS on our SharePoint farm using the tech net article (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee748631(v=office.15).aspx) and i was able to successfully test the RBS for one content ...
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SharePoint remote blob storage confusion

We are considering using RBS with SharePoint 2010. I have researched it but I am still confused about one scenario. We want to store our BLOB's (mainly videos as files) on a NAS. I have read it is ...
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RBS for SharePoint 2010

I was able to setup RBS for one content DB. It has been implemented for a year.The minimum size is 50MB. Any documents less than 50MB will go to SQL table, and 50MB or more go to RBS folder. ...
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Is Remote blob storage secure?

As I understand RBS is the data save in to file system as blog object and have grant permission to Sharepoint only. My question is if I have Admin user of database server, can i access blob directory ...
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Does writing a custom RBS provider force one to put SharePoint into unsupported state?

It is well known that modifying a content database directly by running direct SQL queries results in an unsupported SharePoint state. However, it is possible to develop custom RBS providers. Note that ...
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When do we overwrite the default RBS settings?

According to default values, BLOB files should be cleared after 30 days , if they are not referenced to any Content Database record. So, My question is when do we really need to overwrite the default ...
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How does RBS handles the versioning in SharePoint 2010?

How does RBS handles the versioning in SharePoint 2010? Does it mean that initial document alone will be stored on the file system and updates will be stored on the SQL? In that case, literally data ...
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RBS filestream is not being cleared when SPSite is moved to another DB in SharePoint 2010?

When we move the site collection from RBS enabled content DB to normal content DB in SharePoint 2010, RBS filestream is not being cleared. Even though, IIS have been reset, executed the RBS ...
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How to do we Backup/Restore the RBS enabled Content DB in SharePoint 2010?

As a SharePoint admin, I dont have any clue on SQL Backup/Restore, however trying to implement RBS on SharePoint 2010. Please let me know how could I handle the Backup/Restore of the RBS enabled ...
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Can I have both RBS enabled and plain Content DBs on the same SharePoint 2010 farm?

As RBS is enabled at the scope of the content database, can I have both RBS enabled and plain Content DBs on the same SharePoint 2010 farm? I know the answer is Yes. But do we face any issues in that ...
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SharePoint 2013 File Shredding and RBS

I am looking for insight into how to change the File Shredding settings in SharePoint 2013. We leverage RBS for BLOB Offloading and want to increase the sizes of the chunks so they are more ...
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SQL Data file size is not reduced after successful completion of RBS data movement?

Referring to my previous question - Installing and Configuring RBS on SharePoint 2010? RBS is installed, configured and successfully moved the data from SQL to BlobStore(~100GB) $cdb = ...
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Installing and Configuring RBS on SharePoint 2010?

We have a content DB with more than 120GB of data, it consists mostly documents and would like to introduce RBS to reduce size on the SQL server. Have installed and Configured RBS on SharePoint 2010 ...
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RBS won't work with default “0x” SID credentials

I'm trying to get RBS to work without having to specify credentials for each user (SID) in the RBS tables. MSDN notes that default credentials starting with 0x can be used: Each credential entry ...
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Alternatives to Remote Blob Storage for O365

Anyone have any thoughts/suggestions: Currently Remote Blob Storage is not available in SharePoint Online / O365. We have some remote locations in other countries where documents must stay within ...
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Are big Content DB's really that bad? [closed]

I am creating a site collection with 6 subsites holding 1 document library each. We are migrating documents from an existing platform, somewhere around 300 000. The seperate sites represent a category ...
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Will DPM clean up files from SharePoint 2010 RBS

I recently setup RBS in our development SharePoint 2010 site to store large documents or videos. I found out that when you remove the RBS files from SharePoint, and then run RBS Maintainer to remove ...
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RBS with SharePoint 2010 and SQL Express 2008 / 2012.

My client has about 100GB of files loaded on a File Server. Initially the plan was to upload everything to SharePoint and bring everything under one hood. They have SharePoint Foundation 2010 and SQL ...
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SharePoint 2010 - moving databases to new server & RBS

Our SQL cluster has some issues and techs are now building another cluster where we will have to migrate our SharePoint 2010 farm. I found technet article describing process of moving SharePoint ...
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SQL RBS “the URL is invalid” error when trying to upload a file (SP 2010)

I'm trying to setup Sharepoint 2010 (SQL Server 2008) to use SQL RBS for testing purposes. I followed all the steps required and in the process created a local folder C:\RBS_Store which serves as a ...
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How best to stream an SPFile stored in RBS

We use Remote Blob Storage (i.e. SQL FileStream) and SharePoint 2010 to store our files. We have a web service providing access to parts of SharePoint. One part of this web service includes serving ...
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File size too large with RBS and SharePoint 2013

since i set up my SP2013 Foundation Preview with SQL Server 2008 R2 Express i wanted to use the RemoteBlobStorage. It works seemingly fine just now. The only problem is if my files which im uploading ...
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Remote BLOB Storage and Sharepoint 2010

I have a SharePoint Server 2010 documents library. Library's size - 20 Gb. Size increases each year by 1-2 GB. It stores files ranging in size from 1 to 50 MB. Files rarely change. Should I use the ...