Monthly Archives: October 2013

SharePoint 2013 Search REST API – Sort by Title isn’t working

It is interesting that trivial thing like sorting by Title using SharePoint 2013 Search REST API took me a while to figure it out. Here is the search query, where I am trying to return all the sites with various site … Continue reading

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Configure ULS Logs for Troubleshooting SharePoint

Here is the quick tip on how to turn on & off ULS Logs for Troubleshooting. This is mostly self-reminder note for me. Download ULSLogViewer from MSDN, this is one of my all time favorite tool which doesn’t install anything … Continue reading

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My Sites Infrastructure Planning for SharePoint 2013 On-Premises Farm

It is important to plan My Site Infrastructure for SharePoint 2013 farm and fine tune default setting to ensure SharePoint 2013 supports number of My Sites databases and storage quota for each My Site. Here are the major areas you … Continue reading

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No-nos, Gotchas, Warnings, Best Practices, and Things to Remember for SharePoint 2013 Distributed Cache Service

Someone told me at SPC12 that Distributed Cache in SharePoint 2013 is User Profile Sync Service in SharePoint 2010. If you are seasoned SharePoint professional, you know that doesn’t bring smile on your face. 😉 After reading Microsoft’s TechNet articles, … Continue reading

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Issues with SharePoint 2013 March 2013 Update for Publishing Sites

As most of us in SharePoint industry aware, SharePoint March 2013 Update is the new baseline update for SharePoint 2013 farms and all the servers must be upgraded to March 2013 Update before patching to later Service Packs and Cumulative … Continue reading

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