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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 I want to install a newer version of the solution as an upgade which I did using : Update-SPSolution –Identity MySolutionName.wsp –LiteralPath ...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 ...
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Updating WSS 3.0 from 12.0.6425.1000 to SP3 and beyond?

I am trying to update my install of WSS 3.0 (installed on Server 2008 R2 x64) to the newest version I can find, I am currently on 12.0.6425.1000. I went and downloaded SP3, however when I run try to ...
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SP1 says “the expected version of the product was not found on the system.”

Just installed SharePoint on a brand new vm server so I can add it to the dev farm. Restarted the machine. I am trying to run sp1 from kb2460045 and getting the above error message. I have no tracking ...
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keeping infopath after an update

I have heard that they are no longer going to use InfoPath in sharepoint. I have numerous InfoPath forms I was just wondering how that would affect them with upgrading. My thinking is I won't be able ...
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Upgrade site collections job failing 2013

I'm currently upgrading some 2010 site collections to 2013. When trying to upgrade it from the GUI, nothing happens and the timer job Upgrade site collections job keeps failing over and over again. ...
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Need help with DNS and URLS for database attach upgrade to 2013 from 2010

this is a basic question I guess. I am doing a upgrade from 2010 to 2013. I am just a bit unsure about the best way to set up a test server without end users being able to access it. In the Microsoft ...
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The following files have been customized from their default and may present some unexpected visuals or behavior after upgrade

I migrated a SharePoint 2010 site collection containing a custom site definition to SharePoint 2013 using database attach, but I'm getting the following issue: "The following files have been ...
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Migrating attachments 2003->2010

Whats the easiest way to merge attached files from Sharepoint 2003 to Sharepoint 2010? We are upgrading. I can copy the list but not the files attached because they are still connected to the old ...
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Remove reference to Publishing Feature from site template

I have a custom site collection which I package as a wsp to deploy as a custom solution template to multiple sites. Accidentally, years ago I've activated Publishing Features in my site template and ...
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After attach SP2010 content DB to SP2013, can I let the site in SP2010 mode forever?

I need to migrate a SP2010 farm to SP2013. The old sites layout were customized to fit our company website style. After test migrate to sp2013, I found that all layout change to the default style. By ...
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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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Issues following SP2010 to SP2013 Upgrade - Password Prompt

I have upgraded a SharePoint site from SP2010 to SP2013 and everything is working fine apart from the fact that whenever I create a new document I am prompted for username and password. I can save ...
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Update / Upgrade SharePoint 2013 App

I have an SharePoint provider hosted app. In my developement eniorement I added some new Columns to a list. After a deploy I added a new list to the SharePoint App. I consider that after I deploy ...
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SP2010 upgrade to 2013 behaviour for link correction within office documents

I am currently testing upgrade methods from SP2010 Server to SP2013 Server using the detach, attach and upgrade method. At some point in the process it seems to have edited all links within office ...
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Timer Service not stopping / Upgrade not possible

it all started with the fact, that the SP 2010 did not send any alerts. I found out, that the timerjob was the problem. It seemed impossible to recycle anymore and I even could not stop it, without ...
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Fix Required Field Titles broken by December 2013 CU [duplicate]

So I deployed SP2010 SP2 A couple of weeks ago to fix the XSLT Compile Time-outs that were introduced in SP2010 SP1. Things seemed fine but then we noticed our automatically started Workflows on ...
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App operations ( install,un-install,upgrades) using powershell for Sharepoint Online office 365

We are currently building our Intranet site in Office 365 SharePoint Online using App Model.We are using SharePoint Hosted Apps with Client Object Model.The data for the App is from a Custom list ...
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V3 UI on 2013 Farm

In the farm I'm looking at, there are some old archive-like sites that were upgraded from a 2007 farm to a 2010 farm but still have the V3 UI. Some of them are heavily branded, not actively used, some ...
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Mounting content database from 2010 to 2013 murders Views and Indexes in the Database

Well this is fun. I have content database from a SharePoint 2010 and I´m trying to mount it on my SharePoint 2013 SP1 farm. At around 26% I get a the error Mount-SPContentDatabase : Operation ...
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Upgrated WebPart from SP 2007 to 2013 does not appear into Webpart gallery

I compiled a 2007 custom WebPart on 2013 using framework 4.0 and 4.5. The solution is built perfectly. The dll it's on GAC and references on safe control web config. But the WP does not appear into ...
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Error on Upgrade to sharepoint 2013

I'm trying to upgrade a webApp from 2007 to 2013. Following this tutorial: Tutorial The migration process to 2010 works perfectly . But When I try to do the same process to 2013, it breaks on 30% ...
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How to Configure Searching in SP 2013

we have SP site in 2010 with huge amount of Data in it. We will be updating it to SharePoint 2013 very soon.so just wanted to know if it will create problem after upgrading , specially searching part ...
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SharePoint 2013 Upgrade

I upgraded SharePoint 2010 to 2013 using Attached Content Database method. I followed below steps Took backup of Content database of 2010 from Sql 2008 Created New Web Application in 2013 Installed ...
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crmlistcomponent.wsp problem while Upgrading?

I want to upgrade SharePoint 2010 site to 2013 using content database attach Method. but I have " crmlistcomponent.wsp " installed in SharePoint 2010 farm. my questions are 1)it can cause any ...
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SharePoint 2010 masterpage project messes up the SharePoint 2013 site

We are upgrading SharePoint 2010 projects to 2013. Currently working on master page project. This project has an module with the masterpage file, code in this file is copy paste of v4.master with ...
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CSS changes after SharePoint 2010 to 2013 upgrade

We have SP2010 project with CSS applied to SharePoint page CSS classes. Now in SP2013 we notice that few CSS classes like 'quick-launch' no longer exist. That means we will have to change the CSS ...
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Error when performing site search after 2013 upgrade

I just upgraded our farm from SharePoint 2010 to 2013, attaching the content databases to the new farm instance. However, we've decided to leave all the sites in the 2010 visual model until we can ...
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Issue Mounting SharePoint 2010 content database in 2013

I'm in the middle of an upgrade from 2010 to 2013, and I'm running into an issue when attempting to upgrade one of my content databases using PowerShell. The content databases attached to my other web ...
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VisualUpgrade doesn't fix all during 2010->2013 upgrade

MY SOLUTION: I've founded a solution for my problem. Before upgrade I've placed a special xml file in 15\CONFIG\UPGRADE folder, with information about my web templates, like this: <WebTemplate ...
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Upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013, deleting content database

Why do we delete the content database of a new Web Application while upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013?
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Upgrading SharePoint from 2010 to 2013 with Farm Solution

I am working on SharePoint multiple versions. One of the my customers is asking for the up-gradation from SharePoint 2010 (foundation) to 2013. I would like to know the below: steps to upgrade the ...