How to Disable Attachments in SharePoint List?

March 31, 2013    ,
Requirement: Disable Attachment in SharePoint List How to Disable Attachments in SharePoint List? If you want to disable attachments for a SharePoint list for whatever reason, head on to List Settings >> Advanced  Choose "Disabled" under Attachments section! That's it!…

How to Add Users to SharePoint Site and Grant Permissions?

March 29, 2013    , , , , , , ,
Adding users to SharePoint site is a frequent activity for SharePoint site owners. Users can be added either to any existing SharePoint group or directly under site permissions. Lets see how to add users in SharePoint site. How to Add Users to SharePoint  1. To add users to SharePoint 2010 …

Package and Delpoy Content Types as Feature Based Solutions in SharePoint 2010

March 28, 2013    , , , ,
Task: Create a feature based solution package to pack and deploy the content type from DEV environment to STAGING environment in SharePoint 2010. Although SharePoint 2010 supports content type hub, where content types of one site collection can be used by other site collections/web application…

How to Change Central Administration Port in SharePoint?

March 27, 2013    , , , , ,
Changing Central Administration Port in SharePoint isn't a frequent task, but you may have to do it in some situations: Perhaps during SharePoint installation, the Central Administration Web site may be established with a random port, and you want to change it now. It was assigned with a p…

Set SharePoint Search Settings (Search Center URL, Scope Dropdown Mode) Programmatically

March 26, 2013    , , , ,
After migrating SharePoint 2007 sites to SharePoint 2010, we decided to set search center URL to a Enterprise Search center site and scope settings Dropdown mode to use "Show scopes dropdown" for all site collections. To update search center and search scope dropdown settings in Share…

Configuring BLOB Cache in SharePoint

March 26, 2013    , , , , , ,
What is BLOB: BLOB means B inary L arge Ob ject and refers any binary format file that is stored as a single entity  and not converted to text. Usually, BLOB files are of type images, audio/video files. What is BLOB Cache: When BLOB types of files are uploaded to a SharePoint site (E.g. Image…

SharePoint 2010 Content Editor Web Part Hidden property is Disabled

March 20, 2013    , , ,
Found a interesting issue today. Wanted to place some CSS code in Content Editor Web Part (CEWP) and hide it, so that it won't appear to end-users. I added a content editor web part, Placed some CSS code, went to web part properties, oops! Hidden property under Layout is disabled (greyed out)…

"There has been an error creating the personal site. Contact your site administrator for more information" - SharePoint My Site Creation Error

March 20, 2013    , , ,
When end-user tries to create My sites by clicking "My Content" link for the first time, They encountered this error message: "There has been an error creating the personal site. Contact your site administrator for more information" Troubleshooting: 1. Make sure User Pr…

Create Web Application in SharePoint 2013 using PowerShell

March 15, 2013    , , , , ,
A web application in SharePoint acts as a container for one or more site collections. Web applications provide the link to the corresponding web site in IIS and to specific content databases in SQL Server for the storage of site collections and associated content. How to Create a Web Applicatio…

Remove All Users from SharePoint Group using PowerShell

March 14, 2013    , , , , , ,
Requirement: SharePoint Remove all users from group SharePoint PowerShell to remove all users from group: PowerShell script to remove all user from a SharePoint group programmatically: Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue #Site collection URL $SiteUrl=&…

Create a Scheduled Task for PowerShell Script with Windows Task Scheduler

March 12, 2013    , , , , ,
Requirement: Schedule PowerShell Script in Windows Task Scheduler. PowerShell is really a game changer for repeatable processes, isn't it? We've a PowerShell script to generate report on SharePoint content databases size growth SharePoint Content Databases Size - Storage Report , We us…

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