Thursday, August 13, 2015

Unable to delete library in Record Center

Run "Hold Processing and Reporting” timer job and then delete the library

Monday, January 12, 2015

Single user to Multi user mode - SQL

select, d.dbid, spid, login_time, nt_domain, nt_username, loginame from sysprocesses p inner join sysdatabases d on p.dbid = d.dbid  where = databasename

kill process1 (resulting from the query above)
kill process 2(resulting from the query above)

kill process n(resulting from the query above)



Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Registering new apps in SharePoint App Catalog

You will get an Access denied to the appregnew.aspx unless you are an SCA on the App catalog site collection.

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Entity Extraction and list item with attachments

We also have a number of lists having list items with one or more attachments.  In our case, we enabled the OOTB entity extraction to produce some additional refiners. If you have enabled entity extraction on the "body" managed property, entity extraction will fail on any list item with an attachment and that list item and its attachments will NOT be indexed, and as a result, will not appear in search results.
Microsoft is in the process of developing a hotfix for this. When we successfully apply it, I will post our results


Saturday, May 17, 2014

401.2 in my provider hosted app

I kept getting the 401.2 error when I switched from IIS express to IIS to host my Provider hosted web form app. Thanks to this awesome blog ( , I fixed the authentication. Anonymous disabled, Windows Integrated Mode enabled and problem solved.

Provider Hosted Apps and host header names in IIS

VSCommands for Visual Studio

VSCommands for Visual studio is a Visual Studio extension that provides a lot of short cuts for the most common things you do in VS. As a first step, I was able to group my files without having to use folders. Just highlight the files you want to group, right click and group items.