Sharepoint Server 2010 Hosting

SharePoint 2010 Hosting :: How to Fix the error message “Your search cannot be completed because this site is not assigned to an indexer”

 

 SharePoint 2010 Foundation problems encountered when doing a quick spin-up of a test instance.    – Search service wouldn’t start – Performing a search returned the error “Your search cannot be completed because this site is not assigned to an indexer” To allow the search service to start the credentials assigned to the service were changed from Local Service to Local System. To fix the “not assigned to indexer” error use Central Administration. Navigate to “Manage content databases.” Make sure you…

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Sharepoint 2010 Hosting :: How to Setup Sharepoint 2010 Search Function

 

 In SharePoint 2007, if you created a new site collection using the ‘Collaboration Portal’ template, it would come with a number of sites, including the Search Center. In SharePoint 2010, this is no longer the case. There isn’t a Collaboration Portal template for starters, the nearest you’ll find is the Enterprise Wiki template which is my recommended starting point for Intranets, KM and Collaborative Sites. (Side note: Another example of poor usability on Microsoft’s part. The Enterprise Wiki template is…

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Sharepoint Foundation 2010 Hosting :: Site Manage access Request Multiple accounts in SharePoint

 

 This tip will explain how we can add multiple users for Access request notification using Site administration option. The little tip and trick will help using normal email l sending configuration and how we can use on “Access request notification”, first we need to go to “Site Action> Site Settings>Permission” there we have the option “Manage Access Requests”. When we access “Manage Access Requests”, we can define one or multiple users to be warn about the request, a lot of…

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SharePoint 2010 Hosting :: Configuring User Profiles Services in SharePoint 2010

 

 User Profile Service: The User Profile service stores information about users in a central location. Social computing features use this information to facilitate productive interactions which enable users to collaborate efficiently. In order to provision My Site Web sites, enable social computing features such as social tagging and newsfeeds, and create and distribute profiles across multiple sites and farms, you must enable the User Profile service. Here you will find out step by step procedure in setting up the User…

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SharePoint 2010 Hosting :: Setting Up a SharePoint 2010 Development Environment

 

 Introduction This is certainly not the first blog post that’s popped up explaining how to set up a basic development environment for SharePoint 2010. However, when I recently set up my own dev environment using the existing information out on the internet, I found I had to reference several blog posts, articles from Microsoft, and even a video to get a complete picture of how the whole process works. In an effort to make things more convenient for myself and…

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SharePoint Server 2010 Hosting :: Solution for “Excel Services is unable to process the request. Wait a few minutes and try performing this operation again”

 

 On your Sharepoint 2010 site users are uploading Excel files. Excel 2003 files (xls) will work ok and will open in Excel when you click them. On the other hand – when you have xlsx file it will try to open in xls viewer inside your browser. In some circumstances (I will describe it in this post) it will fail. User will get an error: “Excel Services is unable to process the request. Wait a few minutes and try performing this…

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