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I was working in SharePoint powerShell and ran the command [Get-SPSite -Limit All] and I get the list of sites as expected, however, One Site shows up twice (see example below);

//mysite
//mysite/personal/user1
//misite/personal/user2
//teamsite
//teamsite
//teamsite/dept/it
//teamsite/dept/finance
//teamsite/dept/spgov

Should I be seeing teamsite twice?

If Not, how do I correct this?

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Command that you provided returns list of all sites from ALL WebApplications. Please, make sure that there is no another site with url "/teamsite" on any another WebApplication.

  • I have the same problem, where Get-SPSite returns three instances of the same SPSite site collection, ID's and URL's exactly the same. – Jasper May 29 '13 at 8:45
  • Could you provide full command's string? – Andrew May 29 '13 at 12:30
  • Get-SPWebApplication contoso.com | Get-SPSite | ft Url,Id – Jasper May 29 '13 at 17:40
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To remedy the duplicated site collection issue, you can try dismounting the content database and re-mounting it.

you can get the name of the content database with:

$s = get-spsite http://teamsite
$s.ContentDatabase
$name = $s.ContentDatabase.Name

Dismount-SPContentDatabase $s.ContentDatabase

Mount-SPContentDatabase -webapplication http://teamsite -name $name
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Just ran into this today and found another way to do this is to modify the command to be:

Get-SPWebApplication http://intranet | Get-SPSite -Limit ALL | select -Unique

The -Limit ALL isn't required, but you will want to use that if you have more than 20 Site Collections, the | select -Unique is what will acutally remove the duplicate URL in the list.

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