Fix for “Cannot Connect to Database Master at SQL Server at Server Name. The Database might not exist, or the current user does not have permission to connect to it” SharePoint Error

Problem:When trying to create a new SharePoint farm using PowerShell, the SharePoint 2016 management Shell gave an error message:New-SPConfigurationDatabase : Cannot connect to database master at SQL server at <SQL-Server-Alias>. The database might not exist, or the current user does not have permission to connect to it. Tried using SharePoint products configuration…

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How to Create New Target Application ID in Secure Store Service for BCS in SharePoint 2016?

When you want to consume external data in SharePoint, such as data from your other business applications, you can use Business Connectivity Services (BCS) together with Secure Store Service. The external data source that you can connect to is called a Secure Store Target Application. BCS makes it possible for you to…

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SharePoint Online: How to Hide a List or Library using PowerShell?

Requirement: Hide a list or library from SharePoint Online site. SharePoint Online: Hide a Document Library using PowerShell For a custom application, we wanted to hide the config list in SharePoint Online, to prevent edits or deletions. How to hide a list in SharePoint Online? There are many ways to hide a…

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