Some things to keep in mind: The account you run this with needs to be a member of either Local Administrators or Remote Desktop Users, and needs to be a member of SharePoint Shell admin access – assuming you want … Read More
App Management and Subscription Settings High-level steps: Create a forward lookup zone Create a web application (so that IIS will have an endpoint for that zone) Create a wildcard cert for secure communication Create a subscription settings service application (decide … Read More
PowerShell to create the host named site collection web application and top site This post is step 1 of two steps to get host named site collections off the ground in your SharePoint. In this script you need to edit … Read More
Script to create host named site collections This post is step 2. This script works great to create the HNSC after you have created the web application and top site with the script that I created on this other post. … Read More
This video builds the WFE Distributed Cache Minimum Role server using the AutoSPInstaller.
In this video we go over filling out the AutoSPInstaller, staging the bits on the SharePoint Application and Search Server, manually running the per-requisite installer, and finally creating the farm by running the AutoSPInstaller. The video is a little over … Read More
In this video I demonstrate installing SQL server 2016 and the configurations we make during that install. This video sort of builds off of part 1 and 2 in that the servers are created and the service accounts exist, etc. … Read More
In this video I demonstrate getting the dev environment able to be opened using RDP connections. Like all my videos, I show some common issues encountered and how to overcome those issues.
In this video, I demonstrate creating a domain, creating SharePoint service accounts, and overcoming a couple of common issues with joining a server to the newly created domain. the environment is based in hyper-V; but, you could do it in … Read More
Introduction This introduction will cover a few of the key concepts we use throughout the book. For example, mapping drives, pinning items to your start menu, turning off the User account control prompts in the home lab (not in production), … Read More