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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SharePoint Performance Issue- Set Memory Limits on SQL Server

By default, SQL Server is set to use max 2TB of RAM. You might not be having 2TB RAM in your environment, you might have 8GB, 16GB or more depending on your farm and SharePoint installation. Here is a formula to determine memory size for all instances of SQL Server. SQL Max Memory= TotalPhysicalMemory – …

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SharePoint listing all documents with versioning detail

Document library in SharePoint shows count of the documents only, but there are many minor and major versions for a document. In this blog post I am going to share how we can generate a report for a document library which have details for all major and minor versions of document version size and checkedIn …

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