A deployed service is called a service application in SharePoint

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Unabe to create Search Service Application

When creating a new Search Service Application the job seems to stop half way through. The search service application is created but displays an error in the Service Application page and the search ...
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timerjob to make custom service application automated

I was trying to make use of the custom service appliaction which I got from the source, http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg193964.aspx, to make it automated by associating with a timer job. ...
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SharePoint 2010-move central admin site

We will planning to move central admin site from app server-1 to app server -2. my Query : any know issues or possible impact due to change the CA host from server to another. can we run config ...
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Renaming SP2010 Service Application DBs

Does anyone have any experience of renaming the SP2010 Service Application Databases. They were created and I don't recall an option to manually name them (as you can with Content DBs). They are in ...
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Grant tfs build to execute sharepoint cmdlet

I use TFS Build which is configured with a service account. I've modified the worklow template to execute a powershell script. The powershell is launched but on sharepoint cmdlet I have an "access ...
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Managed Metadata Service Application and Crazy Behavior

Good afternoon everyone. I've been working on the implementation of a SharePoint 2010 farm for over a week know, which is far longer than I should have been working on it. I'm running into a ...
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Trust Issues with topology.svc when publishing Service Applications in lab environment

I'm having certificate issues when trying to configure one Farm to consume the Managed Metadata service of another. This is a lab environment so I don't want to go buying any proper certificates. I ...
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December CU SP 2010

My question is during December CU installation period(In sharepoint servers)..any outage???(i agree while running psconfig after the installation, there will be outage...but during December CU ...
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Directory Management Service SharePoint 2010 (Incoming email configuration)

We need to configure incoming email. Please explain how incoming e-mail messages are routed when the Directory Management Service is enabled? and disabled? What are the prerequisites for configuring ...
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error when running Set-SPProfileLeader in PowerShell

I want to manually set my organization's leader in SharePoint, using the following script from TechNet. I modified the script to have the correct user profile service application proxy ID, and the ...
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How do I delete (or failing that, fix) the Search Service Application?

I have numerous problems with my Search Service Application. Long story short, I want to just start again from a clean slate, but deleting the search service application in Central Administration ...
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SharePoint 2010 Infopath query

I need to install Infopath 2010 in SharePoint 2010 server ? Please share the download link and steps for installation and other key points
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Sharepoint service applications - Purpose of each component

When working with SharePoint 2010 Service Applications, you must create a lot of "plumbing" code. There is a service, a service instance, a service proxy, a service application, and a service ...
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The specified user or domain group was not found on SharePoint Server 2010

We have a SharePoint 2010 server. While clicking Manage Service Application link in Central Administration it thorws error "The specified user or domain group was not found." Below is server log ...
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Configuring MaxReceivedMesageSize for Search ServiceApplication

Browsing the SearchService application logs through the Central Administration I noticed an error occured while crawling one of my Content Sources. There's the description: The maximum message size ...
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SharePoint 2010 Service Application fault exeption

I am receiving an error from my SP 2010 Service Application when I try to execute the code from my proxy. An unsecured or incorrectly secured fault was received from the other party. See the inner ...
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Trouble loading service application

I am receiving the following error when I enter in the url of my service application. "Could not load file or assembly '$SharePoint.Project.AssemblyFullName$' or one of its dependencies. The system ...
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Additional Managed Metadata Service

I am deploying a small farm and am going to be using a taxonomy. Should I create a new Managed Metadata service application instance or just use the default? What are the advantages/disadvantages?
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“There is no default service endpoint for service application” w/Custom Service Application

I'm working on putting together a custom service application and I'm seeing the aforementioned error: "There is no default service endpoint for service application" The full stack trace is below: ...
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Can't find where to change user on Security Token Service Application

So right now I'm trying to delete a managed user account in my SharePoint Server farm as we try and make him non-existent, using the following code: $s = get-spmanagedaccount "Account_Name" ...
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SharePoint Service Application contractFilter mismatch exception

This is my first attempt at a ServiceApplication and I am very new with the idea. I was using the WingtipCalc example code found here http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg543112.aspx I had no ...
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User profile is not getting started after SP1 on sharepoint 2010 environment?

We are neither able to start or reprovision the user profile application after installing the SP-1 on the sharepoint 2010 enterprise environment. Is it a known issue?
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How does Membership show in Mysite - SharePoint 2010 - Part-2?

User's membership is not getting populated in the Membership tab on Mysite in our SharePoint 2010 environment. It was working fine until we provisioned a new UPA (used the existing profile and social ...
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Multiple Managed Metadata Service Instances

I am seeing multiple Managed Metadata Web Services in my farm and am not sure what to make of it. I was expecting to see one instance why are there others? Get-SPServiceInstance | ...
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adding a new server to the farm and run an existing Service Application on it

Event though my question is somewhat development-related, I believe it's more of an IT Pro question, so please keep reading if you're not a developer! I am developing a custom Service Application. I ...
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Service Application Stuck in “Stopping” State - How to force-stop?

In this case it's (of course) the User Profile Service Application. How can I force it to stop? I've tried: stsadm -o provisionservice -action stop -servicetype "M ...
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Possible to blacklist certain words/phrases?

I'm wondering if it's possible to have a set of words and phrases that cannot be entered as values for anything. What would be the best way to implement this functionality? I was exploring creating ...
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SharePoint 3 tier Service Application with EF

I'm looking for some best practices on how to setup a three tier application design with a SharePoint Service Applications. A case example: suppose I have customers, each customer has a set of ...
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Manager resolution across multiple domains during User Profile sync

When utilizing Active Directory connections across multiple domains (with a two-way trust), is it possible to have resolution (during sync) of the Manager field when the Manager exists in another ...
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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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Good tutorial for my first Custom Service Application in SharePoint 2010?

I found this one, but it has a step that says to "Select the “WCF Service” project template...", which wouldn't make sense for adding a New Item (at least that doesn't sound right to me). I'm curious ...
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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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Tutorial for implementing a SharePoint Service Application based on a Windows Service

I'm looking for a tutorial or some other information on how to implement a SharePoint Service Application which is based on a Windows Service. Unfortunately there is not much information to find ...
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Should i have the “Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Web Application” role active on all servers in a large farm?

I've checked the resources at Microsoft TechNet, MSDN and Bing but I’m not aware of any information regarding the best practice about the configuration for the "Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Web ...
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How do you register web.config changes to SharePoint service applications, they way you can for web applications?

The SPWebConfigModification class can be used for updating content web applications and also central administration. This can be applied to the SPWebApplication and also SPWebService classes. ...
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Sharepoint 2010: How to stop and start (restart) a service application?

In central admin, I have a list of services - excellent, and the status of each service - excellent. Now how to I stop and start them?
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SharePoint 2010: When to provision two Search Service Applications?

I am working in a single farm with two distinct web applications. Each web application's content needs to be isolated from the other. Should I provision two Search Service Applications or use a ...
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Secure Store Service App Error

I am trying to setup Secure Store Server and after successfully creating the Service and the Proxy I am greeted with this error when I attempt to manage it. Cannot complete this action as the Secure ...
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Publishing Managed Metadata and Using it with UPS

We have a publishing and collaboration Farm, published a Managed Metadata Service and given Full Access to the collabortion Farm. In the Collaboration Farm, created a User profile Property and ...
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When should I do custom Service Application?

We have a great feature in SharePoint 2010 as possibility to make custom Service Application. What is the best practise how to anylize then should we make custom service application and when we ...
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FAST Search Crawl DB sizing

Do we follow the standard (5% of content IIRC) sizing metrics for Crawl DBs when using FAST as our search server, within our Content SSA; or are there separate metrics for FAST (ie. is the crawl ...
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SharePoint 2010 Service Applications and Search

I am considering using a custom Service Application to meet a feature requirement of one of my clients. There is also a requirement that the data stored by the Service Application be searchable. ...
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Managed Metadata Service Connection (local workstation) help

On local w7 64 bit system. I am trying to hook up the managed meta data service connection. It is asking for some url or address and not sure what to enter for local workstation.. Example Url: ...
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Information and tutorials about developing a SharePoint Service Application

I'm looking for information and tutorials on how to develop a SharePoint Service Application with the SharePoint Service Application Framework. The Internet seems to be full with information about how ...
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Disable a Specific News Feed Activity Using the Client Object Model

Hello and thanks for reading. I've been working with the out-of-box SharePoint 2010 News Feed portion of My Sites, and I am planning to deploy it to many users. I am building a console application ...
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Should I have separate application pools for Service Applications?

So I've looked high and low for a best-practice, and a practical practice to this: Should I separate each of my service applications in a SharePoint 2010 installation into different application pools? ...
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Can not create a user profile synchronization connection

I have a new SharePoint 2010 server farm that I'm trying to configure. Installation went fine. But I'm having trouble getting the user profiles to import. I've created the User Profile service ...
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Why is the Create a new service application button disabled and the link not active in Central Admin?

When I go to manage service applications in Central Administration and try to create a new service application like: New > Create a new service application, the link isn't active. My issue is I would ...