"The user does not exist or is not unique."

When trying to grant permissions in SharePoint using an SAP Role that has been synced using Duet Enterprise, you may get the following error: "The user does not exist or is not unique." In the ULS logs you may see one or both of these entries: 1. "ServiceContext for the http://<sharepointserver:port>/ context is null"     …

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No mapping for SAML authentication found

I just assisted a customer that was getting the following error in their ULS logs when trying to crawl a Duet BCS content source: Error while crawling LOB contents. ( CX_WS_SECURITY_FAULT:An exception occurred: No mapping for SAML authentication found (Issuer SharePoint) ) We logged on to SharePoint as the service account being used to do…

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Using SRTUTIL and Payload Tracing to troubleshoot Duet Enterprise

SRTUTIL has become my favorite tool for determining if a Duet Enterprise call from SharePoint made it to SAP.  If you are using Duet Enterprise and you get an error in SharePoint or the SharePoint ULS logs it isn’t always clear if the error happened in SharePoint or if the error was returned from SAP. …

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Duet Enterprise : Finder method call failed. Connection manager did not return valid connection. (Rolesync not working in a federated farm)

  Problem: We recently encountered an interesting problem with a configuration of a SharePoint 2010 farm where the profile sync farm is not the same as the services farm. In the services farm, the BCS models connect to SAP.  In the profile sync farm, the imports occur. The STS’s are not the same therefore, the…

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Cannot compile Web Service proxy.

I recently worked an issue where we were getting the following error in SharePoint Designer when trying to create a connection to a WCF Service for a new External Content Type. Connection to the WCF service that has connection name <Name> cannot be established. Error Details Cannot compile Web Service proxy.   This error isn’t…

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