How to Limit NodeRunner.exe High Memory, CPU Usage?

Problem: NodeRunner.exe is consuming a lot of memory and CPU resulted in performance issues on SharePoint 2013 server. Solution: NodeRunner.exe is a SharePoint 2013 Search service component and it is resource hungry. To reduce the CPU and Memory impact of this process, follow below steps: Step 1: Reduce the CPU impact of…

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SharePoint Datasheet Error: An Error 0x80070057 Occurred. No further information was provided

In the People picker field in SharePoint 2010 datasheet view, on entering new values got this error message: An Error 0x80070057 Occurred. No further information was provided. Moreover, People picker field drop down was empty! Fix: Open your list in SharePoint designer Edit list columns >> Make some dummy modification to the…

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Word cannot register your account. The provider where you are trying to publish is unavailable. Contact your provider for assistance.

Problem:Tried publishing a blog post to SharePoint blog from Microsoft Word 2013 from “File >> Share >> Publish to Blog”. While registering a new SharePoint blogging account, got this error message “Word cannot register your account. The provider where you are trying to publish is unavailable. Contact your provider for assistance.” Solution:…

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“There has been a critical error while processing the form.” – Error in InfoPath

Problem: SharePoint browser-enabled InfoPath form gave this error message: There has been a critical error while processing the form.Click Start Over to load a new copy of the form. If this error persists, contact the support team for the Web site. Click Close to exit this message. Error details:Object doesn’t support property or…

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The text entered for Person or Group Column isn’t an item from the list. Select an item from the list, or enter text that matches one of the listed items

Problem: End-user wants to copy-paste a bunch of rows from Excel to SharePoint using Datasheet view. Datasheet view doesn’t allow users to paste the data for Person or Group type column! It gives the error message: The Text entered for the “Person or Group column” isn’t an item from the list. Select…

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Sorry, something went wrong – The file FILENAME is locked for exclusive use by USER

Problem:  End-Users receives error when trying to edit a file. “Sorry, something went wrong – The file FILE-URL is locked for exclusive use by USER-NAME” Root Cause:When users edit the document in client applications such as Microsoft Office, SharePoint places a lock and renews it every 10 minutes to prevent other users…

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Fix Quick Edit Disabled in SharePoint Issue

Datasheet view is now called “Quick Edit” in SharePoint 2013. It provides a nice flexible Excel-like editor to bulk edit, copy-paste list items and metadata. Similar to a spreadsheet you can create, change and delete items in the grid. As with the new name, quick edit brought many new features in SharePoint…

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Design Manager Missing in SharePoint 2013?

Problem: Design Manager is a new feature introduced in SharePoint Server 2013 publishing sites to manage branding. But you are not seeing “Design Manager” in SharePoint 2013? Design manager link missing? Solution: Well, to enable design manager in SharePoint 2013, You got to activate “Publishing” Feature! Go to “Site Settings” of your…

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