Sharepoint 2016 – MysiteCleanup Job functionality changes

Here is a Quick look at what’s new  with the  Mysite Cleanup job in Sharepoint On-Prem  2016 &  how it impacts the  functionality of  profile deletion & cleanup . How this worked in Sharepoint 2010 / Sharepoint 2013 ? The user profile in the profile store can be marked for deletion (bdeleted=1) when the actual user is…

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SharePoint 2016 : Modern OneDrive User Experience results in blank page

As part of the November 2016 public update for SharePoint Server 2016 (Feature Pack 1), a new modern user experience for OneDrive for Business is included. This modern user experience is turned on automatically when you install the public update Classic OneDrive Page:                   The classic OneDrive…

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SharePoint 2013: ViewState cache was discontinued on August 2014

During troubleshooting any Sharepoint issues , you might have noticed that the size of the body in the POST requests may increase considerably from a few KB (kilobytes) to hundreds of KBs after you apply October 14, 2014 update for SharePoint Server 2013 (KB2889930) or a later CU. The state of the webparts are maintained between post…

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Display Azure status history in a SharePoint site with a web part

Symptom Consider this scenario: You attempt to display the Application Program Interface (API) status history for several Microsoft cloud APIs in a SharePoint site. You use the Azure RSS feed with the RSS Viewer web part. You attempt to view the status for each of your APIs but only see one status item. That one…

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SharePoint 2013: Search has encountered a problem using query builder

Issue  You write search query from query builder in edit result source page. Later you test it and get an error stating “Search has encountered a problem that prevents results from being returned”.    Possible cause and steps to rectify the issue  Check if there is any issue with a refinable managed property  Go to refinement…

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SharePoint 2010: Incorrect Author Name displayed in the search results

Its been noticed that when users search for documents they see incorrect Author in the search results on a SharePoint 2010 site.  Example: Author is set as ABC in the metadata of the documents, however they get the Author in the search results as XYZ.  Cause  Registry Key value of “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office Server\14.0\Search\Global\Gathering Manager\EnableAuthorOverride” is set…

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Implicit managed properties in SharePoint and SharePoint Online

Frequently Asked Questions Why are some managed properties in the SharePoint search schema displaying as disabled or gray? In SharePoint Online and SharePoint Server 2016, site columns that contain values automatically become managed properties when they are crawled. This saves you time. In the Search schema, these automatically generated managed properties are indicated by gray…

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SharePoint Designer adds characters to DataFormWebPart XSLT

When You create a DataFormWebPart on a web part page in SharePoint Designer and edit the page in Normal Mode by clicking the Edit file link in the page information Customization section. Then you switch to Advanced Mode using the Advanced Mode ribbon button. After doing so you notice that extra white spaces and false…

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SharePoint : First SharePoint Designer Workflow does not start Automatically

After publishing changes to an Auto Start Workflow using SharePoint Designer, one may find that the Workflow is not processed after a new item is created. However, after the second item is created, the Workflow is process as expected.  If SharePoint logging is configured for Verbose output under category “SharePoint Foundation > Workflow Infrastructure”, the…

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