SharePoint Server 2016 Feature Pack Installation

Log into the SharePoint Application and Web front ends as the SPAdmin account. User account details for SharePoint setup and Service accounts are listed in SharePoint Farm User Accounts. To start, logon to the server using the SharePoint Admin account. Running the install and configuration wizard under this account will ensure the process provisions databases on SQL Server …

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SharePoint Server 2016: Search Service Setup

I have written a series of blog posts where I have shared detail on Installation and configuration of SharePoint 2016 and also for WFEs. In this blog I am sharing PowerShell cmdlets to setup the Search Service for newly created SharePoint farm. Use a new Application Pool for setting up Search Service and name it “SearchService ApplicationPool” Run the following PowerShell on …

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SharePoint Server 2016: Secure Store Service

In recent series of blog posts, I shared detail on Installation and configuration of SharePoint 2016 and also for WFEs. In this blog I am sharing the details on how to provision Secure Store Service Application in SharePoint, follow below steps the provision the service. Create service application through SharePoint 2016 Central Administration. Go to …

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SharePoint Server 2016: Setup outgoing email

In current series of blog posts, I shared detail on Installation and configuration of SharePoint 2016 and also for WFEs. In this blog I am sharing the details on how to setup outgoing email, follow the below steps to configure outgoing email in SharePoint Server 2016 (similar steps for SharePoint Server 2013) If you have …

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SharePoint Server 2016: Configure Usage and Health Service

In previous blog posts, I shared detail on Installation and configuration of SharePoint 2016 and also for WFEs. In this blog I am sharing the details on how to manually provision Usage and Health Service using PowerShell. Provision the SharePoint Usage and Health Data Collection service application in order to name the database according to the preferred naming convention.

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SharePoint Server 2016: Configure State Service

In previous blog posts, I shared detail on Installation and configuration of SharePoint 2016 and also for WFEs. In this blog I am sharing the details on how to manually provision State Service Application using PowerShell. Provision the SharePoint State service application in order to name the database according to the preferred naming convention.

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