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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...

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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...

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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...

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Create a Scheduled Task for SharePoint Farm Backups using PowerShell

PowerShell makes it easy to backup your SharePoint farm. And combined with the Task Scheduler, it makes you even more...

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Rename the Admin Content Database in SharePoint 2016/2019 using PowerShell

If you’re like me and like to have “clean” names for your SharePoint databases, then you’d want to rename the...

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Quota templates in SharePoint Server (via GUI)

If you do not want Site Collections to grow out of control, and not be manageable, this is where quota...

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Create synonyms using a Thesaurus file in SharePoint Server

This is no secret that Search is very important in SharePoint. Creating a thesaurus file, and uploading it to SharePoint...

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Remove “Sync” button from SharePoint Sites

Sometimes companies do not want users to be able to sync libraries from a site down to their computer, or...

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Create Calculated Columns for a List in SharePoint

In this blog post, we will put ourselves in the Power User’s shoes, and learn how to create calculated columns...

Create a Site Collection in SharePoint Server

Site Collections are “containers” in the middle of a Web Application & subsites. As an example, they are usually created...

Break Permissions Inheritance in SharePoint

Break Permissions Inheritance in SharePoint

There are multiple ways to break permissions inheritance in SharePoint. You can do it while creating the subsite, or after...

Delete a SharePoint Site

Delete a SharePoint Site

In case you need to delete a SharePoint site (and its entire content), the process is pretty straight forward. The...

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Create a subsite in SharePoint 2013/2016

One of the basic tasks a Power User can perform is creating a subsite. Creating a subsite will give you...

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Create SharePoint Content Types (and associate templates)

In this blog post, we are going to talk about Content Types, and how they can help your users, as...