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What is causing this error :- Restore-SPSite : <nativehr>0x80070003</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I got this error when trying to do Restore-SPSite on a SharePoint Farm that did not match the schema version of the backed-up Site Collection. After installing the correct CU to my target ...
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Problem with i:0#.w|/domain name

Your web application is using claims based authentication and you can't get rid of that part from Central Administration unless you use a classic based authentication for a web application (in SP 2013 ...
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SharePoint Online Admin Center Url

A valid admin site in Office 365 is always https://tenant-admin.sharepoint.com Tenant is the .onmicrosoft.com name that you choose when registering for a subscription. Tenant Account Setup Whether ...
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Custom master page not working for visitor user in Sharepoint 2013?

Users with read permission doesn't have the right to read files and documents in draft mode and minor versions. Users with contribute permission level can see draft mode and minor versions. That's why ...
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Deleted Site Collection is still visible in View All Site Collection in Centeral Administration

When a site collection is deleted from GUI, the deleted site collection is stored in the SPDeletedSite object to be able to restore it back within 30 days using Restore-SPDeletedSite cmdlet. So to ...
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Does SharePoint Online have a Central Admin section like SharePoint 2013 / 2016?

We dont have a Central admin in Office 365. We have an admin site for SharePoint specific service applications, you can navigate to it via below url https://tenantname-admin.sharepoint.com/ You ...
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Getting acces to Central Administration

Query 1: How can I get acces to SharePoint central administration (do I have to be a site admin?) Two sets of users are allowed to perform administrative functions for Microsoft. 1. Members of the ...
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How to restore exported list cmp file

Granular restore operations require the use of Powershell as no UI in Central Administrator exists. This cmdlet is used to restore sites, list, and libraries exported with “export site or list” ...
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moving my site collection from root to a new managed path

Above scenario should work, as you are deleting the existing site collection then you will not see the Duplicate GUID problem. You may need to refresh the config db, in order to update the record ( ...
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Site Collection Administrator has left the building

Ok Paul, you will need help from Share-point admins (someone with server access to the Sharepoint farm). You need someone with SharePoint admin privilege to open Central Administration and update the ...
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Retention policy in SharePoint 2013 on premise

In my experience, the only heavy load on the server is the initial implementation of the policies and expiration. The first run can go on for a while if you have a lot of files to remove. There are ...
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Changing password of farm account from Central Adminstration

Yes, it will automatically update the password everywhere it used except the SQL server's services. I would recommend following as per my experience. Change the Farm admin account password in AD In ...
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Does SharePoint Online have a Central Admin section like SharePoint 2013 / 2016?

There is no traditional central admin in SharePoint online as we do not have full control in Office 365. In Office 365 / SharePoint-Online we have the admin center where we have the all the options ...
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Unexpected error in Central Admin Site

Looks like the server is not warmed up first time. SharePoint app pools recycle every night, or they get cranky. But because they recycle every night the first person to hit SharePoint each ...
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What is causing this error :- Restore-SPSite : <nativehr>0x80070003</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I ran into this error when restoring a site collection from another farm that was an older CU/patch version. An optional work around if you don't want to upgrade the other farm: Create a test web ...
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Can not disable verbose loggin on sharepoint server 2013

To disable the verbose logging level, you shouldn't left blank both drop down.you should select reset to default on both drop down. It will bring the logging level to medium. You can set this via ...
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how to exchnage the urls for 2 web applications

Two easy options i am thinking about. Method # 1 Make the changes on the AAM and Update the IIS bindings. Yo may need to IIS reset at then end. Method # 2 Detach the Content Database from web App ...
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User Profile pictures changing after updating another profile

With the March 2016 CU, this definately is not occurring. The PictureURL value, after uploading and saving to an alternate user, shows with the correct identity for the MThumb URL (which is what is ...
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How to edit/remove the Resources-links on Central Admin start page

From Central Admin: Click the gear icon and click Site Contents Find the Resources list From here you can delete the link like any list item
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Removed Farm solutions using (Remove-SPSolution) are still showing inside my site collection "Site features"

Completing removing a solution requires two steps: Retracting the solution (can be done from the the CA, or with Uninstall-SPSolution) Removing the solution (also, can be done from the CA, or ...
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SharePoint Blank Page

Thanks a lot guys I found the problem inside of SharePoint root folder . We support two kind of languages in our farm . This problem happened for English pages and Central administration , I used ...
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Can I add a non-Admin user in O365 access to Sharepoint Admin User Profile service?

No. The user(s) must have the SharePoint Administrator role.
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SharePoint farm admin not able to deploy solution

Try to run Central Administration as administrator, instead of browsing to central administration URL from a regular browser. I was also trying to deploy the solution with CA opened in Chrome and ...
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Central Admin SharePoint 2016 install

As a short answer: The server that hosts Central Administration in the farm is the Application Server. Details Front-end web server role The fundamental role of a front-end web server is to host ...
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Environment not sending mail

Make sure that your SharePoint server are registered for smtp rely to send the emails. Also check if there is any firewall blocking issue between SharePoint and new smtp servers. Try to send the ...
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ULS Logs are not being trimmed

ULS Log deletion is done by SharePoint Tracing Service. Please check the according Service-Account in Windows-Services console. This user is normally a member of the "WSS_WPG" local group: Then ...
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Backup a site collection using central administration never ends

Couple of things to check: Make Sure Farm admin accounts having the write permission on the path. try to use different path Make sure the site is not locked check the ULS / Application Logs for clue. ...
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SP2013: Create a new Service Application button is greyed out in CA

Open the Central Administration with Run As Administration option and see.
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User Profile Service Application not available on central admin services

Yes, you can run SharePoint 2013 apps in SharePoint Foundation 2013, but with some limitation, as Some apps may be written to leverage client side code that will only work in SharePoint Server. ...
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Where is 'Operations' in Central Administration 2013

There is no more Operations tab in SharePoint 2010 or above versions in Central admin. Operations tab available untill MOSS 2007. Now they spread-ed it into multiple tab and make it simple. I think ...
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