Sharepoint Server

Configuration error in SharePoint 2013 Product Preparation Tool

Posted by on Mar 20, 2013 in Sharepoint Server | 1 comment

Configuration error in SharePoint 2013 Product Preparation Tool

While running the SharePoint 2013 Product Preparation Tool on Windows Server 2012 I got this error: There was an error during installation. The tool was unable to install Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role. […] Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role: configuration error. […] You can simply fix this by installing .NET Framework 3.5 Features from Server Manager before running the Product Preparation Tool: After this step make sure to specify the source location (by clicking Specify an alternate source path) of the installation files (usually D:\sources\sxs)...

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Various issues after installing Windows Management Framework 3.0 (KB2506143) on computer running SCCM 2012 agent

Posted by on Dec 19, 2012 in Exchange Server, Group Policies, Hyper-V, SC Configuration Manager, Sharepoint Server, Virtual Machine Manager, WMI | 1 comment

Various issues after installing Windows Management Framework 3.0 (KB2506143) on computer running SCCM 2012 agent

Last week I experienced some issues after installing Windows Management Framework 3.0 (KB2506143). I could not manage my Hyper-V Servers (the console kept saying there was no Hyper-V role installed on that server), group policies were not applied and WMI did not work. Group Policy Error in System eventlog (id 1065): The processing of Group Policy failed. Windows could not evaluate the Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) filter for the Group Policy object CN={AD443F1C-C1B4-201A-B38E-CF596AB23FE6},CN=Policies,CN=System,DC=normanbauer,DC=com. This could be caused by RSOP being disabled or...

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Error while running SharePoint 2010 Products Configuration Wizard

Posted by on Aug 7, 2012 in Events, Sharepoint Server, SQL Server | 0 comments

Error while running SharePoint 2010 Products Configuration Wizard

The wizard aborts at about 10% in step 9. Everything I could find in the logs was this here: Unknown SQL Exception 1468 occurred. Additional error information from SQL Server is included below. The operation cannot be performed on database “Sharepoint2010_UsageDB” because it is involved in a database mirroring session or an availability group. Some operations are not allowed on a database that is participating in a database mirroring session or in an availability group. ALTER DATABASE statement failed. Seems legit to me, since I moved all databases to a SQL Server 2012 Always On...

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Hot to fix Sharepoint Event 6398 “Could not find stored procedure ‘dbo.Search_GetRecentStats’.”?

Posted by on Aug 6, 2012 in Events, Sharepoint Server | 0 comments

Hot to fix Sharepoint Event 6398 “Could not find stored procedure ‘dbo.Search_GetRecentStats’.”?

While migrating my Sharepoint 2010 farm from Microsoft SQL Server 2005 to a SQL Server 2012 ‘Always On’ environment I found the following error in the eventlog: The Execute method of job definition Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.Monitoring.HealthStatUpdateJobDefinition (ID ba00217b-379d-4d3d-bab4-a4d750d22adc) threw an exception. More information is included below. Could not find stored procedure ‘dbo.Search_GetRecentStats’. This error can be fixed in the Sharepoint 2010 Central Administration, navigating to Monitoring > Timer Jobs, Check Job Status > Search Health...

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SharePoint Health Analyzer: The server farm account should not be used for other services.

Posted by on Feb 1, 2012 in Sharepoint Server | 0 comments

SharePoint Health Analyzer: The server farm account should not be used for other services.

The Sharepoint Health Analyzer has “red” reportings, shown in the Central Administration: The error details for the “The server farm account should not be used for other services.” message are: {FarmAccount}, the account used for the SharePoint timer service and the central administration site, is highly privileged and should not be used for any other services on any machines in the server farm. The following services were found to use this account: User Profile Synchronization Service (Windows Service). The Microsoft Technet article at...

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How to fix broken images after mySite URL change in SharePoint 2010?

Posted by on Jan 27, 2012 in Powershell, Sharepoint Server | 9 comments

Here is a small PowerShell script to fix the pictureurl for all userprofiles after changing the mySite Url: $mySiteWebapplicationUrl = "https://mysite.normanbauer.com/" #current Url of your mySite website $mySiteOldUrlValue = "http://mysitetest:80/" #former Url where your pictures do not reside any more $mySiteNewUrlValue = "https://mysite.normanbauer.com:443/" #current Url where your images can be found now $mySite = Get-SPSite $mySiteWebapplicationUrl $SPServiceContext = Get-SPServiceContext $mySite $userProfileManager = New-Object...

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