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…


Blob Cache in SharePoint

  1.What is Blob Cache? Disk-based Caching for Binary Large Objects Disk-based caching controls caching for binary large objects (BLOBs) such as image, sound, and video files, as well as code fragments. Disk-based caching is extremely fast and eliminates the need for database round trips. BLOBs are retrieved from the database once and stored on…


Database Maintenance and SharePoint 2010

The whitepaper on database maintenance for SharePoint 2010 databases was re-published yesterday. Unfortunately, the original version contained some errors and poor advice; so it was reviewed and revised by Paul Randal.