Koen Vosters

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The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered.

What do you do if you are running powershell on your SharePoint farm and get the “The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered.” error. You have someone who has the rights to run powershell add your user as SP Shell Admin. Add-SPShellAdmin -username DOMAIN\YourUser That’s quite the nobrainer, but what happens if… Read more

SPCustomLayoutsPage AccessDenied not showing the custom page

Symptom: The custom AccessDenied page is showing the wrong page. Basicaly we were missing the request access link on our accessdenied page. First things to check is that the outgoing email settings are enabled and if the site settings allow the user to request access. All those things were set correctly, so it had to… Read more

This item cannot be deleted because it is still referenced by other pages.

The following error pops up when you are trying to remove a masterpage that is still being referenced. In SharePoint 2010 you can detect where the masterpages are being referenced through powershell. In the same script you can update the reference to make sure that there are no references left before you remove the masterpage. In… Read more