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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 ...
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Adding new site column to existing content type on multi language sites

I'm using the declarative SharePoint feature upgrade approach to : 1. Add a new custom column to site columns gallery 2. Add the new custom column to an existing content type There are two variation ...
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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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Disable site collection health check rule

Is there anyway of disabling/bypassing a site collection health check rule. For example, I want to bypass Missing Site Templates rule when I upgrade a site collection in SP 2010 mode to SP 2013. For ...
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The following sites are using templates that are not yet supported after upgrade

I migrated a SharePoint 2010 site collection containing a custom site definition to SharePoint 2013 using database attach. The site collection has several sub sites created using the custom site ...
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Issues in WSP solutions with web application scoped resources in SharePoint 2010 mode

I am working on migration from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. I have mounted the content database in SharePoint 2013 and also deployed the WSPs from SharePoint 2010 which were created in Visual ...
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SharePoint Project does not deploy

I upgraded SP 2010 Solution created using VS 2010 to SP 2013 solution in VS 2012. The Solution has one SharePoint project which references another SharePoint project in the same solution. There are ...
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Can a content database upgrade be stopped and resumed?

When you run the SharePoint management shell cmdlet Upgrade-SPSite -VersionUpgrade to upgrade a 2010 database to 2013 it can take a really long time, sometimes days. Suppose you experience a power ...
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Upgraded SharePoint 2013 Solution includes deleted files

I have a SharePoint 2010 solution that I upgraded to SharePoint 2013 using Visual Studio 2013. The code will build just fine and I have taken steps to upgrade the CSProj files and Solutions files. ...
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SharePoint 2007 x64 upgrade: events 3759 and 5586 when creating the SSP

Before I start this entire process over I wanted to check in here to see if anyone had any thoughts. I have a test environment that I'm attempting to upgrade from x86 to x64. I've completed the ...
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Sharepoint 2007 to Sharepoint 2010 Migration Issues

I recently migrated SharePoint 2007 portal to SharePoint 2010 using content database attach/detach method. After mounting the database in SharePoint 2010, site collection got created. When I browse ...
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upgrade from WSS3 to SPS2010: ErrorWebPart

So I am doing a trial migrate a site collection from wss3 (with Search Service) to SPS2010 (on a different box). I used a backup copy of the contentdatabase from the wss3 sql server and restore the ...
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File in _layouts not updated on deployment

We have this situation: there was an error in teh solution, which occured in one of JS files deployed into _layouts. Bug was kind of a critical, and decision was made to push chaned JS file by hand ...
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Can custom site-definitions be upgraded in SharePoint 2013?

I have a site-collection on SharePoint 2013 which is using the SharePoint 2010 experience version and does include a website which is based on a custom site-definition. When i try to upgrade this ...
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Re-upgrading the same content database SharePoint 2013 upgrade

I have a question more than an issue, I have a scenario where I perform a database attach content DB migration and this works out OK, then the site goes into a period of UAT and after a week or so ...
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Which Service Application Databases are Mandatory in Upgrade to 2013?

I have checked TechnNet and posted a related question but still cannot find a simple answer for this. I am upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 standard. It's a two-server farm for an internal ...
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Orphan Site Reported After Running Test-SPContentDatabase

I'm upgrading from 2010 to 2013 and when I ran the Test-SPContentDatabase (on destination WFE server pointing at original content DB) command I got the following error relating to an orphan site: ...
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Migration from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 problem(s)

We were using our SharePoint Site without problems on SP 2010 server. Recently, it was demanded to migrate to SP 2013 server. I had done all the necessaries, but the problem which persists, is that ...
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SharePoint 2010/2013 Upgrade and License Type

I am working on a test upgrade of SharePoint 2010 to 2013 on VMware in a dev/test environment. It's a two server farm with publishing template for Intranet, standard license. I was just about to ...
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How long does Upgrade-SPSite takes to upgrade a site collection?

I am testing upgrade of a site collection to SharePoint 2013. The size of the content database is 225 GB. It has only one site collection. This is a double hop upgrade. I have upgraded SP2007 ...
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Upgrade to CBA after 2010 to 2013 Migration

I'm in the process of upgrading an Intranet publishing site from 2010 to 2013. I have the new 2-server farm up and running. My next step is to detach/attach the 2010 databases to the new 2013 ...
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2010 to 2013 upgrade breaks MySite Host navigation

So I've been testing an upgrade of our SharePoint 2010 MySite Host to SharePoint 2013. I currently have a fresh SharePoint 2013 farm set up, and I'm restoring the 2010 content database to it using ...
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“Could not load type” from custom SharePoint 2010 WSP deployed to SharePoint 2013

I have a custom WSP with (among other things) a user control and a DLL for GAC deployment. It's been built for SharePoint 2010 and .NET 3.5 and is fully working on my SharePoint 2010 Farm. I also ...
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Upgrade site to 3-tier configuration

I've been tasked to upgrade an existing sharepoint site to a 3-tier architecture to support the addition of another, client-facing site. Can someone point me in the right direction for a resource for ...
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sps 2003 migration to moss 2007

Hi I am trying to migrate a sps 2003 web app to a moss 2007 server. The sps 2003 is running on windows server 2003 32bit with MSSQL 2000 and the new moss 2007 is running on windows server 2008 r2 ...
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Is it possible to backup and restore personal page customizations after deletion?

We have custom code to allow users to remove, add or reorder web parts on a page in their personal view. It is a publishing web part page created by a module using templates. How can we make updates ...
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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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Sharepoint Post-Upgrade Permissions Issue

I recently Migrated web front end and database server of wss 3.0 single farm to sp2010 foundation. Farm Migration and upgrade went well, Then i restored content db from older server and upgraded the ...
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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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Migration of SharePoint from 2007 to 2010/2013 [duplicate]

I have a requirement to migrate the sharepoint portal from 2007 to 2010 and 2013. Please help me with the possible ways in doing it. Let me know the do's and don't also
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Unable to upgrade WSS_Search_ServerName database

I have got the following error in SharePoint 2010 Central Admin: The following databases require upgrade because their versions are older than the backwards compatible range: ...
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Upgrade Status stuck at Waiting To Upgrade (2010 to 2013)

I have a SharePoint 2013 farm which has 2010 customizations deployed and 2010 content databases attached and mounted. The site collection now works great in 2010 mode and the site collection health ...
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SharePoint 2013 editions

I am researching upgrade scenarios for SharePoint 2013 and cant find any official information. So the questions are: Am I right saying that SharePoint 2013 Foundation cant be upgraded to ...
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Upgrade from 2010 to 2013 attach database

When upgrading from 2010 to 2013, we can create a web application and attach it to the content database, do we need to run the command mount-spcontentdatabase, or just attach the database to the web ...
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After converting 2010 feature to 2013, members with Contribute get AccessDenied

After converting all of our 2010 features to SharePoint 2013, I have found that if a user with the Contribute permissions level tries to access the site, they get redirected to AccessDenied.aspx. We ...
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SharePoint 2007->2013 Pre-Upgrade Checker Question; Customized list views that will not be upgraded

We're planning on upgrading our SharePoint environment from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2013. We recently ran the pre-upgrade checker and received a lot of information only listings under Customized list ...
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Get Current UserName for .NET Server Control

I upgraded our test environment from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. We were using classic authentication in 2010, migrated to claims (NTLM) in 2013. The databases have been upgraded and attached but the ...
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How can I repair my DataView Web Part in 2010

A client's DVWP links aren't working after a move to 2010. A 3 layer grouping exists on the custom page. Year, Month, Dept. Documents exist just fine under this grouping. Once the Dept layer is ...
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Minimal master page failed to provision: could not find master page gallery

When upgrading from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 we are getting this error for a site collection: Minimal master page failed to provision: could not find master page gallery When you navigate to the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 deployment issue

I have created my custom solution in Visual studio 2010 for SharePoint 2010. Now I want to deploy that solution on Sharepoint 2013. How can I deploy that? When I am deploying my solution through ...
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Upgrading MySite from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013 - Missing Profile Picture and List contents

I am upgrading my SharePoint 2010 sites to SharePoint 2013 by upgrading the database. I followed all the steps as outlined here: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj839719.aspx My problem ...
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Upgrade to SharePoint 2013

I have a very simple question. I need to upgrade my SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. I saw the documentation. Does it mean that a need a new machine for SP2013 and another SQL rather than the ...
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Upgrade to SharePoint 2013 [duplicate]

I've a very simple question. I need to upgrade my SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. I saw the documentation. Does it mean that a need a new machine for SP2013 and another SQL rather than the ...
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Any way to determine what web application a content database was last attached to?

We are currently doing a 2010->2013 DB migration and attaching content databases back and forth. During the course of the migration I lost some notes on which content database belonged to which web ...
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Sharepoint 2007 to 2010 Upgrade

I got a Sharepoint project which we developed using 2007 we are in a process of migrating to 2010. We are using database attach approach. I ran pre-upgrade check in 2007 environment it is fine. Then I ...
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Add a new Field to a SharePoint List with XML

i had create a list programmatically on Feature_activated. Now i want to add a new Field to my list with an XML File on UpgradeActions from the Feature. I know the solution for add a Field with C#. ...
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What is a SPPersistedUpgradableObject and the IUpgradable interface mean?

SPPersistedUpgradableObject is a SPPersistedObject that implements the IUpgradable interface. The MSDN is seriously lacks any documentation other than it: Provides members for managing an ...