Upgrading from a previous version of SharePoint.

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Product/Patch Installation or Server Upgrade Required - SharePoint 2010

OK, so I really only post here when I'm down to the last of my nerve trying to solve a problem, and this one definitely fits that bill. Here's the background: I work as a contractor for a large ...
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Help option not working after migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010

After migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 the help option (question mark symbol on the right corner) does not work. Opens a new page and says Internet Explorer cannot display error. Help ...
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How to upgrade SharePoint app where the SharePoint app is installed on 20+ sites?

I understand stand the App upgrade process for a SharePoint hosted app and when I update my App Catalog for the web application I then can upgrade the app successfully manually for a site. But my ...
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Redirect during upgrade

Thinking through my process that I have outlined for a migration from 2010 to a 2013 farm...I'm looking at how I can keep users out of the farm while I do the work of converting the web application to ...
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PSConfig.exe throws NullReferenceException when trying to upgrade/patch SP2013

I'm trying to complete SharePoint 2013 upgrade by using PSConfig after Windows Update has downloaded the updates, but can't get the process to complete without errors and this is causing me a major ...
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“Field type ContentTypeIdFieldType is not installed properly” while opeing v4.master page in designer?

I have upgraded SharePoint 2007 Enterprise to SharePoint 2010 Foundation. After update, I went designer and trying to open V4.master page. it is throwing below error. I tried all other pages too and ...
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After upgrade to SP2010, home page error

I upgraded to SP 2010 from SP2007. When go to "http://domain.com/Pages/Default.aspx" it is giving me below error. What could be the problem?
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Upgrading errors SP2007 Enterprise (MOSS) to SP2010 Foundation?

I am trying to upgrade from SP2007 Enterprise edition to SP2010 Foundation. I am going attaching content database route. When I mount the content database to SP2010 and getting below errors. Do I need ...
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How to update to Sharepoint 2013 SP1 and SQL Server SP2

I'm having on my developer machine, an SharePoint 2013 with SQL Server 2012(Sp1 + CU6), mainly I am focus on BI features. How to upgrade SharePoint to SP1 and SQL Server to SP2, which Service pack ...
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Upgrading to SharePoint 2010 SP2 and page edit fails in a publishing environment

I have tried to upgrade a SharePoint 2010 installation to SP2, but I am facing a strange problem. On the pagelayout there is a Keyword field and an imagefield among other fields. The image field ...
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Compatibility for Sharepoint with IE11 and JRE 1.7

We are trying to upgrade our IE from IE9-IE11 and Java JRE1.6 to 1.7 . Is SharePoint compatible with IE 11 and JRE 1.7 And are any patches needed for the IE and java to run without any problems
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WideListSchema upgrade to 2013

I have an InfoPath form create and deployed to a form library in SharePoint 2007, there are over 300 fields on the form and when published all fields were promoted. I am upgrading to SharePoint 2013 ...
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Central Admin Site blank after I restore my database

We are upgrading from 3.o to SharePoint 2010. We have restored content database. We are able to connect to our sharepoint sites however when we connect to SharePoint Central Administration there are ...
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web application is configured with claims authentication mode however the content database you are trying to attach is intended

web application is configured with claims authentication mode however the content database you are trying to attach is intended to be used against a windows classic authentication mode We migrated ...
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Sp2013 Sp1 Upgrade and Workflow Servers

I just completed Upgrading Sp2013 Server, farm is healthy and all the services are working as expected. At the mean time i was going through the upgrade logs from last week and found out pretty ...
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SPProductVersionJobDefinition throws Collection was modified; enumeration operation may not execute

I just finished Sp1 Upgrade in a Sp2013 Server Dev Environment. Going through the Windows Event log i discovered following error: The Execute method of job definition ...
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Export SharePoint 2007 site with content to SharePoint 2013 Foundation

Current we have SharePoint 2007 (Moss). Now are planning to upgrade (not exactly upgrade, creating new one) to SharePoint 2013 Foundation Server. So I want export couple of sites with content directly ...
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Upgrade SharePoint 2010 to 2013 database attach method - Prevent errors

I have to get information on How-to upgrade from SP 2010 to 2013. I read that the only way is database-attach. As I never did this, and I'll probable do it for a customer, I wanted to ask this ...
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Data Refresh Error after upgrade PowerPivot from 2008R2 to 2012

after upgrading PowerPivot for SharePoint I cannot refresh the data in all the workbooks. Error appears when opening a workbook in the gallery or in the Scheduled-Data-Refresh. 1. Gallery / ...
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Upgrading from SP2010 to SP2013 - health check error on site templates

I'm attempting to upgrade a SP2010 environment to SP2013 and have come across an issue that won't let me upgrade a site collection. I am attempting to upgrade by copying over the content databases ...
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“An error Occured while Running detection” Sp2013 upgrade SP1

I have a dev env where there are 3 servers: AppServer WFE Workflow Server. i am in a process of installing Sp1 on the SharePoint 2013 Server Standard Edition Env. When i first ran a Binary file ...
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Ugrading to the latest CU, do I need to apply all CU's?

I have SharePoint server 2013, with the following build number: 15.0.4481.1005 I want to install the latest updates, where the host server is not connected to the internet. So I need to manually ...
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Site Feature Not Visible when Upgrade Solution from SP2010 to SP2013

I've migrated our SharePoint 2010 solution to SharePoint 2013 following these steps: ZimmerGren.net After a lot of pain and heart ache, I managed to get the solution compiled and deployed (using ...
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Upgrade Site collection to 15 in SharePoint 2013 Failed

The site collection contains 5 languages variations (English, French, German, Dutch and Portuguese). The site has been migrated from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 using the standard Microsoft ...
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2 SPWebApplications still needs upgrade after upgrade?

Just upgraded 2010 SP Server builds in order to match another farm we have. downloaded and install exe hotfix on SP box and then ran PSConfig to complete. I still have 2 web applications that are ...
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MySite upgrade to 2013 - is it possible to do silent initialization for all users?

We're upgrading a on premise farm to 2013. We've created a new MySite Host in the 2013 farm, and a new user profile service application. We have attached and upgraded the content database with the ...
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Psconfig after upgrading SharePoint license?

Is it mandatory to run the psconfig wizard after upgrading SharePoint licence from Trial to Enterprise?
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Subscription settings: database is too old, but version is latest

The SP1 was installed and a couple other cumulatives and on monday I installed the August Cumulative Update, now the subscription setting database wont launch. I even re-created the service ...
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Content databases not automatically upgraded by Mount-SPContentdatabase

We have been told that a good process for accelerating the process of upgrading a farm (say installing a Service Pack) is: Detach all content databases. Install the Service Pack or Cumulative ...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 upgrade problem

We ran into the problem when upgrading SharePoint portal with custom solution from 2010 to 2013 version using database attach procedure. Problem is that after mounting content database to SharePoint ...
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Error when running configuration wizard sharepoint 2007

I am trying to run the configuration wizard to upgrade our SharePoint environment, which consists of one front end server and one SQL Server. I am getting this error. An exception of type ...
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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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How to remove Feature from site?

Someone in my company installed a test feature on a live site. Now I'm trying to clean up this test feature, and am not sure where all to look to get rid of the one feature that I have left. This is ...
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Upgrade Sharepoint 2013 solution

I have a Sharepoint solution installed. I want to install a newer version of the solution as an upgade which I did using : Update-SPSolution –Identity MySolutionName.wsp –LiteralPath ...
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"Task upgrade has failed with a PostSetupConfigurationTaskException An exception of type Microsoft.SharePoint

I have SharePoint server 2013 , and i run the configuration wizard, it worked successfully but at the last step i got the following error:- "Task upgrade has failed with a ...
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CAML query on Workflow History list 2013 after upgrade

I've just performed a 2010 > 2013 upgrade. A customisation in the original solution is querying the hidden 'Workflow History' list. There seems to be an issue with the field 'WorkflowInstance' in ...
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What is diffrence between SPContentDatabaseSequence and SPContentDatabaseSequence2

When i am inside Mange Content Database settings page inside my farm, i see 3 different Schema Version for my content db as follows: I understand the first listing that is ...
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How to upgrade page layout from SP2010 to SP2013?

I am migrating some sites from SP2010 farm to SP2013. One of site collection contain a site content type page. When user create a new page in specific page library, it will generate a new page based ...
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SharePoint 2010 Visual Upgrade Required Pre-SharePoint 2013 Upgrade?

When upgrading to SharePoint 2013, should the SharePoint 2010 content database have all site collections using the 2010 Visual Upgrade? We currently have a few sites that are still running on the 2007 ...
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Web Part Namespaces include class name in SharePoint 2010

My client is upgrading from WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010 (yes, I know the year is 2014, but baby steps). I am migrating my custom solutions to work in in 2010. My current issue is the way SharePoint ...
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Determining Sp2013 Sp1 Update Approach

We are trying to upgrade our Sp2013 Standard server with SP1. I read through the Technet document about 2 different recommended approach. ...
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Sp2013 Standard Server Sp1 Upgrade Roll Back Plan

I have SharePoint 2013 Standard Edition installed in our servers 1 App, 1 WFE, 1 Workflow Server. Very soon we are moving on to a plan to upgrade the farm with Sp1 upgrade. Before doing that i need to ...
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How to catch Upgrade event for a SharePoint Hosted App?

Our SharePoint Hosted App has a configuration file needs to be updated during App upgrade. I understand that event-handling code can't be used for SharePoint Hosted App. It will be painful for an ...
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SharePoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade Blog Category Link Issues

The Problem: We upgraded from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 and it went very well overall. One issue that I've found is that if I open the blog subsite and select a category, it correctly returns all the ...
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Upgrading from WSS 3.0 to 2013 Foundation - Lost functionality in grid sorting/filtering

We have successfully ported a 3.0 site (single server) to a SP 2013 site (farm/single server), but during user review, one of the items we noted was that the grids (for example, a document library ...
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SharePoint 2013 product configuration wizard , Could not find file 'C:\inetpub\wwwroot\wss\VirtualDirectories\…local80\web.config'

I have SharePoint 2013 installed on windows server 2008 R2. My current build version is :- Major Minor Build Revision ----- ----- ----- -------- 15 0 4481 1005 And to upgrade my ...
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confused about database attach upgrade from 2010 to 2013

I am in the process of a test upgrade from 2010 to 2013. I have set up a new test farm and I want to start attaching databases to the test farm but I have a few questions I can't figure out. What ...
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SharePoint Server 2010 upgrade: An error occurred while enabling Enterprise features

While trying to upgrade from SharePoint Server 2010 to SharePoint Enterprise 2010, I kept getting the following blocking error: An error occurred while enabling Enterprise features. Refer to the ...
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Is the only supported way to convert users to claims using a web application?

According to Microsoft documentation, Migrate from classic-mode to claims-based authentication in SharePoint 2013, the way to upgrade a classic-authenticated users would be to attach a database to a ...
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WSS 3.0 to Sharepoint Foundation 2010: Potential Upgrade Blocking Issues

I am running the pre upgrade checklist for WSS 3.0, and I get the following Potential Upgrade Blocking Issues: I have run the Sharepoint Cleanup Tool it found some invalid things and we removed ...