Office 365: SharePoint Hybrid Configuration Wizard

  As the next part of the Hybrid Blog Series we are introducing a frequently asked for automation script. This script will configure On Premises SharePoint 2013 with Office 365 SharePoint Online to enable hybrid search query federation. This script and blog article are for use in configuring an outbound search hybrid experience between SharePoint…

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User Profile Sync service Stuck on Starting​​,: Index (zero based) must be greater than or equal to zero and less than the size of the argument list

  Got this while troubleshooting a Customer case where  the User Profile Sync service would be Stuck on starting with following being logged ULS Logs 08/07/2015 18:39:30.84        OWSTIMER.EXE (0x1C3C)        0x2CFC        SharePoint Portal Server        User Profiles        9q1j        Medium        ILM Configuration: Opening firewall ports.      08/07/2015 18:39:31.05        OWSTIMER.EXE (0x1C3C)        0x2CFC        SharePoint Portal Server        User Profiles        9q1k        Medium        ILM…

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SharePoint crawls error out with : The protocol handler cannot be found. Check that the handler has been installed. (0x80040d1a)

This is an interesting one seen with a customer where when we try crawl  a SharePoint web -application  we get the error , as the Error message & resolution steps are   The protocol handler cannot be found. Check that the handler has been installed.   (0x80040d1a)                # We enabled VerboseEX logging and collected the…

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Cloud Hybrid Search Service Application

Cloud Hybrid Search-Overview Hybrid search makes finding content easy, wherever the content lives. A company has a hybrid environment if their content and applications are spread across on-premises and Office 365. To complement the existing hybrid search solution, which is based on federating search results, a new capability has been introduced in the product. This…

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SharePoint 2013 server shows "Upgrade Required" because AppFabric 1.1 was uninstalled.

  SharePoint 2013 server shows "Upgrade Required" and we are getting errors while running PSConfig. When checked the "Product and Patch installation status" and found that many patches were missing. Checked but those patches were installed. There were no issues with installer cache either (Verified ROISCAN\OPUTIL logs). Tried running "Get-spproduct -local" and got an error…

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SharePoint : People or Group Column does not work in Datasheet view.

Had a customer which had a large amount of raw data to be copied over the to a List in SharePoint & hence decided to use the default DataSheet view for it . Along with regular data ( text , Numbers ) we had a Column of Type People or group & the data being…

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MOSS 2007: Unable to change view in Site Content and Structure

Issue In a publishing site from Site Content and Structure if you try to change Default View to any other view like "All Drafts Document" or "Pending Approval" it does not change. It just refreshes the page and comes back to Default View. Cause This issue may happen if the Publishing Resources Feature activation has…

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SharePoint : User profile Sync Service Stuck at starting , at Configuring certificates step .

Seen this in couple of Scenarios where stating the UserProfile Sync service is stuck on starting as seen from Central Admin . Looking at the ULS logs filtered on Category ="User Profiles" we can see the ILM configuration step last being executed is Tag 9q1h : ILM Configuration: Configuring certificate. ULS Log Expert ————————————- OWSTIMER.EXE…

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