MySite – EnsureMySiteUrl: PersonalSiteUrl of page is null

Mysites configuration is pretty simple which has the basic pre-requisites: User Profile Service must be running Mysite host site collection should be created Mysite managed path for users' site should be created mysites should be configured mysite web application should have self site creation on. Also, the end users who want to create mysites should have … Continue reading MySite – EnsureMySiteUrl: PersonalSiteUrl of page is null

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SharePoint : Delete “Scheduling Start Date” and “Scheduling End Date” columns using PowerShell

In general, we can delete the columns using UI from SharePoint pretty easily. But some columns are not allowed to be deleted using UI but are allowed to be deleted using PowerShell. But there are some columns which are not deleted from PowerShell as well without some tweaks. Following is the snippet for deleting the column using … Continue reading SharePoint : Delete “Scheduling Start Date” and “Scheduling End Date” columns using PowerShell

SharePoint CU Installation – An error occurred while running detection

Sometimes when we try to install patches in SharePoint environment we face the error stating An error occurred while running detection. This is due to a reason that SharePoint couldn't recognize whether the version of the patch that is going  to be installed is valid for your environment or not. Solution: Its solution is very simple. … Continue reading SharePoint CU Installation – An error occurred while running detection

SharePoint HRESULT: 0x80131904

Description: This is quite annoying message from SharePoint. This error would be encountered whenever you want to make any changes or try to add list item, create a site, basically adding anything into SharePoint. Cause: Insufficient space on DB server or basically in the database. Resolution: To get this error removed just increase the size … Continue reading SharePoint HRESULT: 0x80131904

Extract WSP Contents using PowerShell

Recently, I encountered a requirement to extract the wsps from SharePoint Content Database and extract its contents. Extraction of WSP is already mentioned in many blogs. So, I would just guide how to extract the WSP contents. Following is the command which is used to extract the WSP contents and saves its contents to a … Continue reading Extract WSP Contents using PowerShell

SharePoint 2010 Designer error “Your server may be of higher version than the currently installed SharePoint Designer”

Problem: "Your server may be of higher version than the currently installed SharePoint Designer" I recently faced a problem, where I was prompted to login again & again in the SharePoint claims website. I was working in a farm environment with 1 WFE, 1 application server & 1 DB server. When I open SharePoint designer & try … Continue reading SharePoint 2010 Designer error “Your server may be of higher version than the currently installed SharePoint Designer”