Getting Distributed Cache started on SharePoint 2016 Beta 2

First of all I’d like to thank mvan for the post located here: http://www.sharepointconsultant.ch/2013/03/07/adding-a-local-sharepoint-2013-development-server-as-a-cache-host-to-appfabrics-cache-cluster/ please read this before continuing, as the following post assumes you’ve read mvan’s issue. The distributed cache would not start During a recent install of SharePoint … Read More

Creating Host Named Site Collections

The following is based on the Exam Ref 70-331: Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 by Troy Lanphier. Check out Kirk Evan’s blog for more background behind HNSC – http://blogs.msdn.com/b/kaevans/archive/2012/03/27/what-every-sharepoint-admin-needs-to-know-about-host-named-site-collections.aspx

   

A few Random development tricks – slighted trickery

CSS to block quicklaunch etc.

  The following code is for a sharepoint redirect, just add it to a content editor web part

  This code, below, taken from http://pathtosharepoint.com  will ADD the quicklaunch using a CEWP

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An error has occurred after removal of an extended zone

Let’s say you’ve applied the advice from unextending an extended zone and are now either getting a blank page after re-using the the vanity url or you’re receiving a message that “Something has went wrong” or “An error has occurred”. You ran

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