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A server farm or server cluster is a collection of computer servers usually maintained by an enterprise to accomplish server needs far beyond the capability of one machine.

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Migrating sharepoint farm from one domain to another

We had Sharepoint farm with domain "ABC". we have moved new domain "XYZ" and domain "ABC" no longer exist now. i want to migrate entire sharepoint farm from "ABC" to "XYZ" now. how do i proceed. ...
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Why does a Site-Scoped Feature need to be installed on farm-level?

"Feature with Id '#########################' is not installed in this farm and cannot be added to scope" I received this error when trying to deploy a SharePoint 2010 solution in VS 2010. The problem ...
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When connecting to a server farm in sharepoint foundation 2013, we are getting cannot create new farm error: One or more types failed to load

When trying to create a new server farm in the sharepoint foundation 2013 we get a following error : The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered. PS ...
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SharePoint two tier fault-tolerant

The time has come to install SharePoint 2013 Enterprise, but before I do I would like a 2nd opinion. My current plan is to have 4 servers - two SQL configured with AlwaysOn AG and 2 load balanced WFE ...
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spadminV4 which could not be contacted in deployment

I have Sharepoint 2013 and Powershell deployment. I execute muy ps1 script in SPS01 machine. Farm servers are SPS01, SPS02, SPS03, SPS04. User for deploy is UserInstallerMoss , it's Farm ...
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Server services on a farm

I have installed a SharePoint farm *SP2013 Windows 2012 R2. I have 2 servers, 1 front end and 1 web application. The database is located in another server. I was thinking about what services should be ...
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Farm installation

I will install a sharepoint farm in the following days and I am not sure about the number of servers to be used. My company is not very big but, not so small for a single server deployment. I was ...
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Sharepoint installation in a farm

I have been looking for a guide or another place where there is explanation about how to install sharepoint. I have gone through a lot ow websites and I haven't found useful any of them. I am trying ...
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SharePoint Developer DashBoard

Once we activate SharePoint Developer dashboard using powershell, up to what scope does it apply? Can we see the developer dashboard screen on every site in the farm? And is it a correct thing to do ...
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After add a new WFE server, cannot login sharepoint sites

Original we only have one all-in-one server. Recently we add a new server (VM) and decide to use it as WFE. The old one will become APP server. I followed the procedure here: ...
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Can I detach/move a DB by just stopping the site rather than fully shutting down IIS on the WS

On my SharePoint 2010 Farm and Web Server. I have a number of Different sites. Prod SharePoint, MySite, a separate ContentType Hub, and an attached DB of a 2007 Site. I want to move the Content DB of ...
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IIS Applications created on App servers and WFE Servers

I am running SharePoint Foundation 2010. In my testing environment I've got 1 app server and 1 WFE. When I create a new web application, it is creating entries in both the APP and WFE IIS. Is this ...
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SharePoint farm installation and partitioning

I am going to be installing SP 2013 Standard in a farm config. We'll have four servers: 2 WFE/App servers, 1 SQL Server, and one app server dedicated to Search. On the SQL server, I plan on 2-3 ...
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why “SPUserCodeV4” service stop automatically

Whenever I make "SPUserCodeV4" starting using service.msc , it stops automatically. Do you have any idea about whyit behaves this way? And even if it is shown on the Central Administration -> System ...
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What roles can't site collection administrators do that farm administrators can?

Trying to clearly distinguish what the roles that Farm Administrators, Site Collection Administrators and also Site Collection Owners each have. Moreover what roles can't site collection ...
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Determining the number of servers per farm needed

I'm studying for the 668 and don't understand why I need 4 SP servers for these farms based on the requirements.
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Central admin no longer available, asks to set up new farm

I have a development Sharepoint 2010 enterprise edition. My account has full control and SPShellAdmin credentials on the SQL database farms. Last spring I developed some custom web parts for my ...
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Sharepoint server farm

I'm a new sharepoint. Now I met a very difficult problem. There is a sharepoint 2010 had be installed in my company. But I can not distinguish it is independent of the server or the entire farm. Can ...
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Server removed/rejoined domain but not removed/rejoined farm

I am facing a number of issues with one server in the farm - it had some hardware issues which meant it was removed/rejoined to the domain but not removed from the farm. I'm seeing problems such as ...
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Sharepoint server farm across WAN

I have a general question regarding Sharepoint setup. Currently, my company's setup is as follows: Active Directory domain controller SQL Server Sharepoint 2010 server Secondary AD Domain ...
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SharePoint Farm containing two servers, how to configure one server to work in case the other went down

I have SharePoint 2013 server. And the customer required to have two servers inside the same farm. So in case one server went down to have the other server working. So how I can configure such a ...
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All instances of services on servers in the farm were stopped

All instances of services on servers in the farm were stopped in SharePoint 2013 and I have NO OPTION to START it. I logged in as SP-ADMIN account. I tried with answers mentioned here and in the ...
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How/Should to chnage the farm version on my staging and development environment to be the same

I run (get-spfarm).buildversion on my development and on my staging environments and it seems that the build & Revision are different as follow :- On the Staging :- Major 15 / Minor 0 /build ...
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Adding New Web Front End to Farm

Please Help. Is it possible to add a front end web server to a farm but not replicate the IIS sites from the first WFE? I would to have some sites on one server and some sites on the other. Can this ...
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Creating multiple farm from single farm

e.g. an arbitrary company having office in different location like USA, UK & Singapore. At present all employees are in single AD. All SharePoint applications are in a single Farm. What should be ...
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Copying SharePoint 2010 farm to a different server

I am creating a replica server of my current SharePoint 2010 production server. The production SP is integrated with Project and TFS. Here is what I have done so far: Installed SQL 2008, ...
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Farm Backup vs Granular Backup - SP 2010

I am using SharePoint 2010 and I only have 1 Site Collection. In my CA I can do a Farm Backup or a Granular Backup. What must I used, I just want to make a full backup of everything including all ...
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Planning for SPNs - what SPNs would I need?

I'm planning to set-up Kerberos in SharePoint 2013, but I'm unsure about the amount of SPNs I need. The farm I want to install is 3-tier: Server02: AD and KDC Server06: MSSQL Database Server ...
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How to find SharePoint site in IIS?

I have created multiple SharePoint sites in local Sharepoint Server (farm). When I Open the IIS, I am not able to see any WebSite which is created in my sharepoint server. So How can I find the ...
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How to scale out Reporting Services on SharePoint Integrated Mode over NLB

I have a SharePoint 2010 Enterprise farm with the following topology :- 2 WFE SERVER (behind NLB 1) 1 APP SERVER (used for Search) 1 APP SERVER (used for other service applications) 1 DB Cluster ...
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How to change SharePoint server that connected to TFS and recreate all TFS sites there

We installed two of them integrated together. Now the last SharePoint server is down and we decide to change the SharePoint server that's connected to TFS. We want to recreate SharePoint TFS Sites? ...
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IIS Anonymous Authentication vs. Sharepoint Farm

I'm developing a little installer for some SharePoint features that contain some web parts and a custom Web Service that's used to communicate with a 3rd party application that reads information from ...
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SQL 2008 r2 architecture for multiple clients(farms)

I am trying to plan out an ideal environment to support 5-10 clients in Sharepoint 2010. I have decided to create a farm for each client but I am not sure how to deploy the SQL server architecture. ...
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share point server name change - all the sites are down

we have installed sharepoint server 2013 on 2008 server machine and configured few sites. and after couple of days the server name has changed. (Eg: servername1 to servername2). So when i go to ...
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Is it really required to enable SharePoint Workflow Timer Service on all application server?

As the title states, may be this is a very basic question. In a SharePoint 2010 farm, the SharePoint Foundation Workflow Timer Service is enabled for all servers in the farm by default. However, I ...
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Server farm configuration resources

Since making a shift from front end development/branding to solution development, I have had a lot of tasks that involve at least a beginners understanding of farm configuration and server basics. ...
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Sharepoint Password Compromised

My sharepoint farm user password has been compromised and exposed. I need to change it! is there a simple way to do this? I'm thinking in change the farm user password and then run after whatever ...
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Exception at Audit Custom Report

I've run into following issue when i try to execute Audit Custom Report on one of the site collections. 10/19/2012 09:30:02.03 w3wp.exe (0x211C) 0x12D8 SharePoint Foundation Runtime tkau ...
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Problem with configuring the farm

i have a sharepoint server, when it comes to configuring the farm, sharepoint does not accept my account for the Database Access Account, i get "The username is invalid. The account must be a valid ...
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Problem with setting Farm Account

I am currently trying to setup a farm for my fresh sharepoint installation (before i run the configuration wizard) and set a local account for the farm admin. I ran this cmd using sharepoint ...
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How to avoid SharePoint GUIDs in its database before install

I have a new SharePoint installation to do and i really don't want to have GUIDs in the databases. What do i need to do before install to avoid this. maybe create the databases before installation or ...
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Remove server (that no longer exists) from 2010 farm? [closed]

I had a virtual server we'll call spTest. It had to be rebuilt, so someone renamed it spTst and created a new virtual server they named spTest. Then they deleted spTst. SpTest seems to be working, I ...
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Single server topology

Is it better to install a full copy of sql server and do a farm/complete install, or standalone? The reason i ask is, it seems like express might have a more compact resource footprint, and share the ...
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Two Server Sharepoint Farm Topology

I'm working on creating a product for Sharepoint and have set up a server farm consisting of two machines running Server 2008 R2. I want to set up SQL2008 on one Machine, and SharePoint 2010 on the ...
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ULS and Multiple WFEs

If a farm has multiple WFEs do they have the same ULS logging content replicated across both? Or does each have its own set of logs? Straight forward enough.
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move from standalone installation to a small farm (SharePoint Server 2010)

One of our clients has a sharepoint standalone installation (few web apps with several site collections + user profile service, web analytics, search). They requested to move db to a new server. I'm ...
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Sharepoint Farm - Adding in test servers

I'm currently planning a new SP farm that pretty much works as follows. 2 x WFE servers 3 x Application Servers 2 x SQL servers (Cluster 1 for SP databases and such) 2 x SQL servers (Cluster 2 for ...
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SharePoint 2010 farm dynamic scalling

Is it possible to provide dynamic scaling in sharepoint farm? I mean is it possible to dynamically add/remove WFE VM's when load is increasing and disabling them when it's going down? If it can't be ...
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How to change the database server in SharePoint server 2010?

I have SharePoint Server 2010 installed on Server A (all the roles are on the same machine),and now I need to add a new server B which must be the new database server, so I need to move all the ...
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SharePoint Development Sever Yes\No

My department head is insistent on having a Development and Production Server for our SharePoint sites. After speaking with some other professionals and working with the technology for several months, ...