Upgrading from a previous version of SharePoint.

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SP 2010 updated dlls show up in features but not SP Designer

I have a custom feature that we are building in Visual Studio 2015. It installs fine initially. I am trying to set up an upgrade script and I get the following: - the feature version (from ...
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sharepoint app upgrade process with database -error temporarily unavaiable

hello i recently began to develop apps for sharepoint 2013 online on my office365 account. And i am getting more familiar with upgrade process. So I know how to upgrade app for sharepoint online. Only ...
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Derived method 'RequiresWebPartClientScript' in type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy.TermProperty' error

I have a SharePoint 2013 server (15.0.4420.1017) which is RTM release. A few days ago IS guys installed Windows updates on this server and now I am getting following error when I try to open any site ...
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while upgrading sharepoint 2007 to 2010 errors

hi my upgrade fail from sharepoint 2007 to 2010 this is the log most of them are sql errors what can i do? [powershell] [SPContentDatabaseSequence] [INFO] [4/19/2016 2:41:58 PM]: ...
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ERROR : ACTION 4.0.5.0 UPGRADE SPCONTENTDATABASE FAILED TO ROLLBACK

I encountered the error ERROR : ACTION 4.0.5.0 UPGRADE SPCONTENTDATABASE FAILED TO ROLLBACK while upgrading from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 and I have about 300 gig free space on my server I had ...
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VisualUpgrade doesn't fix all during 2010->2013 upgrade

MY SOLUTION: I've found 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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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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Web and its child webs not showing in default navigation after 2007 > 2010 upgrade

I have a single site collection that was previously a MOSS 2007 site. This site collection has about 15 webs, and some of those have a number of subwebs underneath them. The top navigation bar is set ...
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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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Upgrade moss 2007 to 2010 List problems

I've taken my moss 2007 db backup and used attach method to upgrade on sharepoint 2010. Upgrade went successful and users can see the sites and can navigate also. Interface is same as moss 2007. I am ...
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Performance issues after SharePoint Foundation 2013 - March 2016 CU Update

We have a SharePoint Foundation 2013 server (SQL separate) and we applied the last March 2016 CU Update to it. But the user that applied it did not run the PSConfig tool immediately. I ran the ...
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Can I “force update” a SharePoint Add-in installed through the Office Store?

Consider a Sharepoint Add-in hsoted on the Office Store. The add-in is installed by a customer to her Sharepoint 2013 on premise or to his Sharepoint Online hosted in Office 365. Is it possible for ...
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Getting System.Xml.XmlException error trying to re-add app server to our farm

We upgraded one of our servers with SP1, then July 2015 Cumulative updates but were getting errors. So we disconnected the server from farm and re-upgraded with no errors. But when we try to reattach ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Upgrade Fails

Hy Everyone! I'm trying to patch my Sharepoint 2013 farm with the following KBs: KB2863892 - KB2878240. I run the PSConfig.exe -cmd upgrade -inplace b2b -force -cmd applicationcontent -install -cmd ...
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Bringing an out-of-date front end server online in the farm

So, some mistakes were made, and one of our 2 front-end servers in our SP2013 farm was reverted (VM snapshot deleted) to a state that is about 2 years old. Now I'm wondering what might need to be ...
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How I should approach patching our SharePoint servers, to make sure I will not face un-expected problems

I am managing 2 SharePoint servers 2013, which are installed inside windows server 2008 R2, as follow:- Dev Farm. Which have both sql server & SharePoint on the same VM. Live Farm. Which have 2 ...
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Is there any way to stop the Upgrade-SPSite as it is taking long time to complete?

Can i stop Upgrade-SPSite process as it is taking long time to execute and got stuck. The upgrade log file is not getting updated. Thanks in advance!!
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Issue with SharePoint 2013 Upgrade

I am facing issue with SharePoint 2013 site upgrade. Scenario is follows: I took backup of database from 2010 environment Attached it to 2013 web application Now the site was accessible in ...
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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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Is there a way to know if a Sharepoint 2013 farm was upgraded from earlier versions

We are working on a new project with one of our customers, and they have on-premise SharePoint server 2013 with SP1 and January 2016 cumulative update installed. But i am trying to know the history of ...
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SharePoint is still using 14 hive after upgrade to 2013

maybe it is a common problem. After we upgraded site collection to 2013 it is still referring to 14 hive for features, layouts, controls etc., which causes the errors on the site. Is there any way to ...
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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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Search service databases - How to get “database is too old and upgrade is required”

In one SP server at a customer site we have the following scenario: Customer upgraded from 2010 to 2013 sometime back but I don't have much details of this upgrade. How can I simulate the same ...
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Object reference not set to an instance of an object error when upgrading content database

I'm having trouble upgrading some content database to the June 2015 CU update. These databases were moved from on farm to another. They work, but when I try to run psconfig to update them I get the ...
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Best practise for upgrade site collection with its separate content database in sharepoint 2013?

In Sharepoint 2010 farm web application : http://www.company1.com ;content db : wss_company site collection : http://www.company1.com/products ( /Products is a explicit managed path in ...
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how I can know if I have missing CU using “get-spproduct -local” command

I have SharePoint 2013 with build number = 15.0.4763.1000 which represents October 2015 CU. now we have installed the security updates for December 2015. but when I run the product configuration ...
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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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Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.PostSetupConfigurationTaskException was thrown

i have SharePoint 2013 with build number = 15.0.4763.1000 which represents October 2015 CU. now we have installed the security updates for December 2015. but when i run the product configuration ...
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Upgrade feature to add new site columns in site and in content type

We have a SP feature that add site columns to site and same columns to site content type. Need to upgrade feature to add new site columns in site and in content types as well. Followed exact steps ...
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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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Upgrade SharePoint 2007 to 2010 Error - Exception: Specified cast is not valid

I am facing a recurring error when I upgrade SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 (prior to migrating to 2013 next year). I receive the following error: [powershell] [SPContentDatabaseSequence] ...
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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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Why 'SharePoint health check' tell me these pages has been customized

I have upgraded a site collection from 2010 to 2013, however, it tell me these pages have been customized. These are SharePoint 2013 search display templates pages, my old site collection shouldn't ...
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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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Do we keep the same URL when upgrading from sharepoint 2010 to 2013?

Microsoft recommendation is keeping the same url, right? if we use different URL, what's the potential risks? thanks.
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Upgrade MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2013

I am running a MOSS 2007 farm as described: 1 Web Front End Server (IIS 7, Win 2008) 1 Application Server (IIS 7, Win 2008) 1 SQL Server (Win 2008) Content: 1.5 TB across ~3500 site collections ...
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Consolidating mutliple SharePoint web applications to one

We are doing a 2010 to 2013 upgrade. We have 9 webapps currently which we plan to consolidate down to 1 and use HNSC. Since each of those webapps have a root site collection what happens when the ...
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Broken DatePicker Calendar Popup

I'm having problems with the DatePicker in SP2013. The control shows fine, but the calendar popup is broken because of a missing stylesheet (the complete sprite sheet image is visible etc.). The css ...
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Reducing downtime during Updates installation SharePoint

How can we provide a PowerShell script to reduce downtime during Cumulative Updates installation SharePoint 2010 and 2013. I've already read this article: Why SharePoint 2013 Cumulative Update takes 5 ...
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Keep SharePoint Environment Update

I'm responsible for keeping our SharePoint 2010&2013 update and install all required update patches, How can I realize which update patches are required? should I install all PUs on our ...
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Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.ReportingServices.SharePoint.UI.ServerPages, Version=10.50.0.0

We migrated our SharePoint farm from 2010 to 2013 After a month the following error appeared in one of the front end servers: Event manager error: Could not load file or assembly ...
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Remove all Invalid Fields from ALL Lists

I'm upgrading our sharepoint from 2007 to 2013 and I'm running into an issue where the Field type is not installed properly. Removing that column from one list is easy and can be done through the ...
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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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2010 to 2013 Migration Site Collection Upgrade goes to white screen

After mounting my WSS_Content database, I went back to the migrated site collection to upgrade it, once I click "Im ready" to start the site collection upgrade, the processing screen flashes and then ...
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SPWebService missing after upgrade to SharePoint Foundation SP1

In an old installation of SharePoint 2013 Foundation in the Microsoft.SharePoint dll there is the definition for SPWebService. I've installed the new SharePoint Foundation 2013 (with SP1) and I ...
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I am tasked with the company's “new intranet” …how do I proceed?

My company (500-600 employees) has been using SharePoint 2010 for their intranet for a few years and my boss wants to completely refresh the intranet starting Jan 1st next year. What exactly do I ...
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JavaScript broken after upgrade to 2013

We have upgraded from Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 and my assession number function stopped working. Need some help. Number is not generating <script type="text/javascript" ...
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How do I upgrade an individual Nintex 2007 workflow to a separate SharePoint 2010 farm? [closed]

We have a legacy SharePoint 2007 farm with Nintex Workflow 2007 installed. We are in the process of migrating our sites and applications to a new SharePoint 2010 farm with Nintex Workflow 2010. How ...
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Excel Mobile Viewer Feature removal troubles in 2013 upgrade

I am in the process of upgrading from SharePoint Server 2007 to Server 2013, and Excel Web Services is throwing a spanner in the gears. I have 3 environments: SharePoint 2007 (SQL 2005) in ...
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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 ...