Upgrading from a previous version of SharePoint.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
178 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
113 views

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 / ...
1
vote
1answer
139 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
537 views

“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 ...
1
vote
1answer
181 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
355 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
161 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
18 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
97 views

Psconfig after upgrading SharePoint license?

Is it mandatory to run the psconfig wizard after upgrading SharePoint licence from Trial to Enterprise?
0
votes
0answers
134 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
395 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
281 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
924 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
50 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
209 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
127 views

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 ...
1
vote
3answers
370 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
201 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
186 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
102 views

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. ...
2
votes
2answers
411 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
97 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
308 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
51 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
296 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
991 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
74 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
344 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
169 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
87 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
33 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
568 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
171 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
54 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
264 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
110 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
74 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
646 views

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% ...
2
votes
0answers
30 views

extended SharePoint server 2010 lists have problem with columns that have customized forms for their data gathering with InfoPath 2010

our server is upgraded from 2007 and we have problems there that force us to decide to move sites to the new 2010 web application. after that we have problem with excel services that solutions and ...
2
votes
2answers
120 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
104 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
121 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
241 views

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 ...