A service pack or SP (in short SP) or a feature pack (FP) comprises a collection of updates, fixes, or enhancements to a software program delivered in the form of a single installable package.

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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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How to determine service pack version installed in SP2010

The title is kind of self-explaining as I am trying to figure out which service pack version that is installed on my SharePoint.
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Sharepoint Server 2010 SP1 PSConfig issue

I've download (KB 2460045) and install the sp1 for SPS2010, so far so good. To complete the process -SQL upgrade- I must run the SP2010 Products Configuration Wizard (psconfig), but in the last step a ...
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Remember Me not working after SP1 with February Cumulative Update

We recently upgraded our servers with SP1 and the Feb. cumulative update. Everything seemed to go well, but we are now noticing that our Remember Me functionality is not working properly. We are not ...
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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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Can I install SharePoint SP2 without installing SP1 in Sharepoint 2010

I have SharePoint Server 2010 (Standard edition). However I do not have any SP1 installed in the server. But now I want to use service pack 2 and cumulative updates. So my question is : Can I ...
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Post SP1 Issue with Browser-Enabled InfoPath and Receive List Data Connections

I have an InfoPath form that has full-trust with a cert. It has 3 data connections for SharePoint lists that are used to populate combo boxes. Prior to SP1, these worked great. However, post SP1, I'...
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Installing CU after installing Service pack 1

It seems the version of SharePoint 2013 server on my dev machine was that of RTM. So I installed Service pack 1 from this link Now I see the version is: DisplayName : Microsoft SharePoint Server ...
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Where can I download Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2010?

Where can I download Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2010?
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Undo wrong installation of SharePoint 2013 Service Pack

I installed Service Pack 1 of SharePoint 2013 Foundation instead of Service Pack 1 of SharePoint 2013 server. I have SharePoint 2013 server installed. How can I undo this? I tried going to Control ...
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How to install CU in SharePoint 2010?

I have a SharePoint server with the following build version, Version : 14.0.4763.1000. Under Manage Patch Status I can find the following products with the same above mentioned version, Microsoft ...
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SharePoint Cumulative Updates - When do you Install?

Through my SharePoint career I've set it my policy to install: Service Packs: Install as soon as they've come out. After evaluating on a test box, install to production Cumulative Updates, Hot ...
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SharePoint Server Search 14 service disabling itself after SP1 install?

A couple of weeks ago I installed SP1 and the June 2011 CU on my SharePoint 2010 environment and since then the service "SharePoint Server Search 14" has been changing its Startup Type from Automatic ...
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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 and CU in SharePoint Server(Enterprise)

We planned to apply SharePoint 2010 SP1 and CU for SharePoint Server(Enterprise). Is it necessary to install SharePoint 2010 Foundation SP1 before applying SharePoint 2010 SP1 for SharePoint Server? ...
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Language pack service pack

I don't quite understand "Language pack service pack". My environment is running with SP2013 standard with simplified and traditional Chinese language pack installed. When I try to download the SP ...
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Service Pack Installation Backup Procedures

I have two farms . One is the staging farm and the other is the production farm. All MOSS 2007 Content Deployment is configured from stage to production environment We have 10 web applications ...
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WSS 3.0 Uninstall SP 2

Is there any guidance on how to safely rip out service pack 2 for SharePoint Services 3.0? It appears to be causing some problems with designer-based WFs that are self-referencing.
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Where can I download WSS3 with Service Pack 1 (x64)?

Does anyone know if it's possible to download 64 bit WSS3 with Service Pack 1. All the downloads I have found are for SP2 but I need SP1. My production environment runs SP1 and this can't be upgraded ...
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SP2 Upgrade Failure - Corrupt User Profile Database

I'm trying to perform an upgrade to SP2 on Sharepoint 2010. However during the final stages of the upgrade process, it fails. Digging into the upgrade logs I see this error as the reason: Column, ...
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Service Connection Point and SP1

First time installing SP1 on my test farm and started off installing foundation SP1 first, rebooted and then ran "psconfig -cmd upgrade -inplace b2b -wait" to finish the upgrade. During this run of ...
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SharePoint restore fails because of newer version

I have installed SharePoint 2010 SP1 on my local developer machine. I wanted to copy a site collection from one of our productive servers (which hasn't SP1 yet but the December 2010 Cumulative Update)...
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New SharePoint WFE Build - When should I patch?

I am building a new SharePoint 2013 farm, and have built and configure the server that will host central admin. This has been patched with Service Pack 1, and the July CU. I have also run the basic ...
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MOSS 2007 SP2 DB index maintanance

I've read in the "About Service Pack 2 for SharePoint Products and Technologies" paper that SP2 includes an update for the Update Statistics Timer Job that causes SharePoint to run SQL Server's online ...
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Cumulative Update

Does April 2016 CU for SharePoint 2013 contain all the fixes and features after Service Pack 1 release? Actually I'm consolidating a list of fixes and features added since SharePoint 2013 SP1. https:...
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Database Update Status “ Needs Upgrade” Sp2013

I am in the process of upgrading sp2013 farm to SP1 upgrade soon. To prep for that i was going though datbase status page in central admin and saw the following: With that info on hand i was ...
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SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1 appears to delete the contents of wpresources

I downloaded SP 1 Mark 2 for both Foundation and Server on 2 different farms. In both cases, the contents of C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\Web Server Extensions\wpresources were ...
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Unable to install the update after updating with SP1

I just want to update it to Microsoft SharePoint Enterprise Server 2013 (KB2965266) but I am getting error message as The expected version of the product was not found on the system is there any ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Service Pack 1: Language Pack is missing

Today I wanted to update my SharePoint 2013 with SP 1. I´m using 2 WFE with SharePoint 2013 English and a German Language Pack. The Language Pack is installed on both SharePoint Server. My ...
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Updating to SP1

Pretty new to the SharePoint game. Thus far our SharePoint 2013 implementation has been RTM. I'd like to install the SP1 update. Some of the hotfixes that have been rolled up into it address issues we ...
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SharePoint 2010 service pack 2 and FAST Search

I have a SharePoint 2010 farm that is currently on Feb 2013 CU. I plan to upgrade this to service pack 2. However, there is a separate FAST search server being used that I noticed is at the RTM ...
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Failed to create instance of cookie value handler Error after SP 2013 SP1 Install

I have installed SP 2013 SP1 on my development server which has Windows Server 2012 R2 OS. I have configured SP 2013 with Configuration Wizard. After installing, Central Admin was created ...
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Installed Foundation instead of Server Service Pack

I installed the wrong service pack 1 on my dev server and now PSConfig won't run. What is the best thing to do? I can't roll back so can I just proceed with installing the SharePoint Server Service ...
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SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1 Installation Error - 'There are no products affected by this package installed on this system'

I have SharePoint 2013 Installed with version '15.0.4420.1017' as per Steve Chen's Page the version I have is RTM. So in order to get my workflow working As guided by Yevgeniy I have to installed SP1 ...
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SP2010 SP2 Beta to Final?

When the beta version of service pack 2 for SharePoint 2010 was released we could read "The betas are only designed for use in test environments. An upgrade to the final SP2 versions may not be ...
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Update to Service Pack 3 failed - PostSetupConfigurationTaskException

We have a wss 3.0 development farm in product version 12.0.0.6421, which means it is updated up to Service Pack 2. When trying to install Service Pack 3 for wss the following error shows up: "An ...
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MOSS 2007 SP3 update recovery

We are planning to update our MOSS 2007 Enterprise SP2 environment to SP3. I wanted to know a rollback strategy that we should plan just in case our update fails. Although we will doing this update in ...
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MOSS 2007 SP3 not showing in Windows Update

I have MOSS 2007 SP2 on my machines. Since SP3 is already out for quite some time, it should be available via Windows Update. However when I try to look for a windows update, I cannot find anything ...
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What is the value of SP2016 Feature Packs? I don't have Software Assurance

I've been asked to build a case for why we need the Feature Packs for SharePoint 2016 as we didn't originally budget for Software Assurance. Since there has not been one yet (that I know of) for ...
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SharePoint 2013 and SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 3

Our DBA wants to apply Service Pack 3 on SQL Server 2012, has anyone installed SQL Server 2012 SP3 on a SharePoint 2013 farm? Any catch outs? Any articles that show it is supported?
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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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Problem Installing SharePoint 2013 SP1

I'm trying to install SP1 on my SharePoint 2013. But when I run the .exe I got error while detection. Do you have any ideas ? I checked the OPatchInstall log, but I can't find anything because it's ...
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Is there a painless way to find which SharePoint 2010 service packs are installed if any?

I am trying to verify, without a code drop or scripting, which exact flavor and service packs for SharePoint 2010 are installed on the server farm we run on, but haven't found an easy means to do so. ...
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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 SP3....
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Project Server 2010 Service Packs and Cumulative Updates

I am taking over support of a development environment for Project Server 2010 and would like to update it to a more recent level of CU. We have one DB server, and all other components are on one ...
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Pre Requesties for wss-kb981043-fullfile-x86-glb.exe

I updated my Machine with MOSS service pack 2 and trying to install wss-kb981043-fullfile-x86-glb.exe but it's giving error, not sure what am I missing however I am getting different exception ...
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MOSS 2007 upgrade to SP2 failed with “…SPFarm.Local indicates that this machine is not joined.”

I went throught the following procedure to upgrade MOSS 2007 to SP2, and managed to break the my dev environment. Despite the error message mentioned above, my installation is the trivial case of one ...
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SharePoint 2010 SP1 - Set permissions error

I updated my SharePoint 2010 (Language: German) environment with SP1. After the update I had the problem that when I want to create a (Website/Blog/Forum etc. but not Documentlibrary/List etc.) with ...
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Calendar Overlay - Cannot complete this action. Please try again

I have a rather strange issue this morning. Running SP2010. One I attempt to add a Calendar overlay to an existing Calendar, I get an error: Cannot complete this action. Please try again. The ...