Object Reference exception on running Add-SPSiteSubscriptionProfileConfig

In case you see an “Object reference” exception on running Add-SPSiteSubscriptionProfileConfig to configure UPA in a multi-tenant mode, there is a possibility that that the user context against which Add-SPSiteSubscriptionProfileConfig is run does not have access over UPA Service Application. Make sure you give the account access on Profile Service Application by clicking on “Permissions” in the…

Error while running New-SPSite in Multi-tenancy mode

Ensure that the Subscription service is started on atleast one of the machines in the farm before you run New-SPSite in a multi-tenancy mode. In case its not started you might see the exception of Microsoft.SharePoint.SPEndpointAddressNotFoundException.