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upgrade blocked Central Admin in SharePoint 2013

There are 2 things: Installation required: When you install the patch on one server in farm but not on other servers then all other servers status will be installation required. Upgrade blocked: Now,...
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upgrade blocked Central Admin in SharePoint 2013

"Upgrade blocked" means that this server has upgrades installed which are missing on other servers with status "Installation required". Move to CA -> Upgrade and Migration -> Check product and patch ...
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Are there any mandatory packs/patches to SP2013?

Since SharePoint Server 2013 Service Pack 1, there is no any public or mandatory update. Check the full list at SharePoint Server 2013 build numbers But there's a CU that depend on old CU, don't ...
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Upgrade failed - from SP 2013 RTM to SP 2013 SP1 with APRIL 2017 CU

The upgrade error indicates you have a custom Full Trust Solution in place that appears to be missing (from the description, it is a timer job). This won't necessarily cause the upgrade to fail ...
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Undo wrong installation of SharePoint 2013 Service Pack

their is no easy way as far i know unless uninstall the SharePoint. I would simply install the SharePoint server SP1, you will all set. Maybe you Know Server Service Pack include both Foundation &...
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Undo wrong installation of SharePoint 2013 Service Pack

Just install the Server Service Pack. When it comes to SharePoint patches, you really can't "go back" (easily).
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SharePoint 2013 Service Pack 1 Installation Error - 'There are no products affected by this package installed on this system'

Open a command prompt run as administrator and run officeserversp2013-kb2880552-fullfile-x64-en-us.exe PACKAGE.BYPASS.DETECTION.CHECK=1 Source http://www.windowstechinfo.com/2013/09/solved-...
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Installing CU after installing Service pack 1

Hi also you need to install service pack 1 for your language packs and after try to install CU http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=42082 change to your language pack
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SharePoint 2010 service pack 2 and FAST Search

You can check the Fast Search Server Version by In Control Panel, under Programs and Features, click "Microsoft FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint" and you will see the version number here as ...
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New SharePoint WFE Build - When should I patch?

I would do the following things Install the SharePoint + SP1 + Latest CU on all servers in the farm( App server and WFEs). Run the Config wizard on the central admin server and build a farm. ...
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The effect of changing system time during Service Pack deployment

Ok, I've got the answer on MS Technet Community: Most time is tracked and translated via UTC and not local time. So as long as the TZ isn't changing, you should be alright.
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Good practices on updating Sharepoint

rolling back the SharePoint updates are not supported, due to the fact it is not only installed on the server but also update the content database schemas. As per my experience and best practice in ...
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challenges in installing SharePoint 2013 SP1 on Windows Server 2016 OS

Sharepoint 2013 sp1 is not supported on windows server 2016 as well as sql server 2016. There are few changes on windows 2016 which are not compatible with Sharepoint 2013.check this article. https:/...
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Unable to find the SharePoint 2010 Server SP1 Download link

SharePoint 2010 SP1 is gone, now you will get only SharePoint 2010 SP2 (which include all the previous updates). You can install the March CU after that. I checked from MSDN and they have only ...
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Migration SharePoint 2013 to SharePoint 2016 - go for vanilla or directly to KB

Short Answer: Go for Option 3. Even if there is no direct recommendation on TechNet, Microsoft always recommends the use of the most current CU for productive deployments. I have migrated dozends of ...
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upgrade blocked Central Admin in SharePoint 2013

I ran the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard and it explained what needed to be done. For my case: I had to run Get-SPProduct -Local on one of the app servers.
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upgrade blocked Central Admin in SharePoint 2013

You need to install the CU on the servers saying "Installation Required". Do it for all until you see "Upgrade Available", then run PSConfig on all servers. Upgrade blocked just means that a server ...
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Are there any mandatory packs/patches to SP2013?

Nothing post-SP1 has been mandatory for support purposes. If you open a support case, Microsoft will likely ask that you update to the latest CU. In addition, there have been a significant number of ...
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Upgrade failed - from SP 2013 RTM to SP 2013 SP1 with APRIL 2017 CU

You ran a PSConfig-Command that is incomplete. Try to run the following: PSConfig.exe -cmd upgrade -inplace b2b -wait -cmd applicationcontent -install -cmd installfeatures -cmd secureresources -cmd ...
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Set up error while installing SP 2013 SP1

You DVD file is not readable from the system, may be corrupted. I would do following steps to install SharePoint. If it is ISO package, re download it Extract it to the drive i.e C:\sp2013 Now run ...
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SharePoint Server 2010 SP1 link not available to download

That's correct. The SP1 link is no longer available for download. You cannot upgrade from RC to RTM or SP1. They'll have to start off with a new farm and new data as it is also not supported to ...
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Good practices on updating Sharepoint

SharePoint does not support uninstalling SharePoint patches of any kind. Best bet is to create database backups and if worse comes to worse, build a new farm and restore service application/content ...
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Directly upgrading from SP 2013 to SERVICE PACK-1

You dont need to rebuild / re install the SharePoint. You have to follow these steps. Backup your farm( either SharePoint full backup or SQL server database BackUp), this is for safety purpose. ...
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SP2010 to SP2013 migration

Here are the steps, I would follow. Install SharePoint Binaries Install the Language packs Install the Latest CU Run the Config wizard and setup the farm. You need to configure your farm before ...
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SharePoint 2013 and SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 3

As per the requirement, SharePoint 2013 with SP1 is fully supported with Sql Server 2012 SP3. If you are using the PowerPivot then this SP will give you more flexibility. If you apply upgrade in a ...
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Cumulative Update

Yes, Cumulative Updates are cumulative (contain all fixes) since the previous Service Pack/supported version (e.g. some CUs support both SP1 and March 2013 CU (baseline)).
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Failed to create instance of cookie value handler Error after SP 2013 SP1 Install

Couple of things in this Scenrio, you can try to fix it. repair the Distributed Cache on the server Recycle the Security token service and app pool Or, Add the following line into the aspnet.config ...
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Installing CU after installing Service pack 1

I solved the problem I was facing but this might not apply to other people. My case was a bit special. I tried to install service pack 1 for each language pack as was suggested above, but every time ...
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Installed Foundation instead of Server Service Pack

Install Server SP1 over the top. Run psconfig.
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Database Update Status " Needs Upgrade" Sp2013

Looks like some thing in your content database required updates. couple of possibilities: you may restore the site collection in that db upgrade from last time not completed successfully. may be you ...
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