SharePoint

AliasRecap

Configure SQL Aliases for SharePoint Server

SQL Aliases are optional (but recommended), and are a great way to configure your SharePoint environment. They allow for flexibility...

NewWordAutomation

Create the Word Automation Service Application in SharePoint Server (GUI & PowerShell)

The Word Automation service application in SharePoint Server performs the conversion of documents supported by Microsoft Word. Not a very...

CTHubURL

Create the Content Type Hub in SharePoint Server (GUI & PowerShell)

Today’s post will be a bit long. But at the end, you’ll understand what is the Content Type Hub, its...

SiteColumns_Explained

List Columns or Site Columns in SharePoint?

We have two (2) types of columns in SharePoint: List Columns Site Columns One is created at the List/Library level...

AfterSync

Configure Profile Sync in SharePoint Server using Active Directory (AD) Import

Compared to previous versions of SharePoint, we now have more options in SharePoint Server 2016 to synchronize user profiles. We...

TopologyCreated

Create the Search Service Application in SharePoint Server using PowerShell

One of the most important service application (in my opinion), and maybe one of the most complex as well, is...

TermStore

Create the Managed Metadata Service Application in SharePoint Server (GUI & PowerShell)

The most common examples for metadata are “data about data“, or “info about info“. And that’s obviously true 🙂 In...

LoopBackCheckPowerShell

Disable “LoopBackCheck” for SharePoint Server

One thing that’s frustrating when you do testing, or studying with SharePoint, is having to enter your credentials every time...

UsageAndHealthInCA

Create the Usage and Health Service Application using PowerShell

The Usage and Health Data Collection Service Application might be “quiet”, but don’t be fooled, it is a very important...

StateServAppDB

Create the State Service Application in SharePoint Server using PowerShell

The State Service Application is used to store the status of some of the SharePoint components. This service application can...