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Always on or fail over cluster in SP 2016 why?

I have a task to install SP 2016 farm 2 DB server, 2 wfe and app server! The 2 database in one Data center, Which installation type should I use for database server, always on or fail over cluster, ...
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SQL Server Alias for SharePoint Servers in a FARM

We are trying to create a SQL Alias as given on this link SQL ALias We have 2 SQL Servers, one is the main server and other is the Mirror. The DBA alter these servers at any time. What we need to ...
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Profile Sychronization Instance list does not list all WFE servers on farm to choose from

I want to create a UPA on a second WFE that serves as a failover WFE server, however the list of "Select the machine in this farm on which you would like to run Profile Synchronization process." only ...
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Failover Database Server for each DB vs for each service application

Our SP2010 farm have 1 SQL server (sql01). Recently we setup another sql server (sql02) with SQL mirroring. I follow this blog post to setup failover server for each database (including system db and ...
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Sharepoint Failover Setting

How can i update failover server with management shell permanently? I have executed the following command in management shell: Get-SPDatabase | Select Name,Server,failoverserver $db = Get-SPDatabase ...
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Workflow Manager Farm over 2 WFEs

trying again. I have a SharePoint 2013 farm with 2 WFEs, 1 SQL server, no load balancers, many 2013 and 2010 desinger workflows. I want the workflows to keep workinf if any of the 2 WFEs dies. How ...
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Database Failover not happening for Sharepoint 2016

I have a Sharepoint 2016 farm with shared roles in the following configuration. 2 X Web Front End Servers with Distributed Cache 2 X Application Servers with Search 1 X Domain Controller 2 X SQL ...
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SharePoint designer 2013 stops working when one front end server is down

I have a sharepoint farm with 2 WFEs and a 2 SQL mirorred servers I have set up a workflow manager farm on the 2 WFEs to make sure all workflows keep running if one WFE is down, but when one WFE is ...
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Sharepoint workflows fail over

I have two web front ends with search service provisioned on both for fail over, and workflow farm with two endpoints, however when I turn one server off I get the following error: I also get this ...
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If I user 2 web front ends as failover, what urls should the search crawler be using?

IF I have 2 web front ends in a farm, both hosting websites and running central admin and all other services, on which farm should the search be running, if not on both, and what urls should it have ...
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