SharePoint 2013 Log File Location

30th January 2016

So you’ve hit upon a problem in SharePoint 2013. All the help articles tell you to have a look at the log file. But the SharePoint 2013 log file location? Find that SharePoint 2013 log Read More

Office Web Apps Just Stopped Working

7th January 2016

So a ‘Power User’ tells me this morning that they were unable to do anything with uploaded SharePoint documents (office web apps). Ok so tell me more, “It just throws an error”. Sure enough when Read More

Osiserver.msi Error Code 1603

13th December 2015

So this is a new one on me ‘osiserver.msi Error code 1603’. While installing a new Sharepoint 2013 farm, the install failed to complete with a generic “SharePoint Server 2013 encountered an error during setup”. Read More

Sharepoint 2013 Domain Accounts

3rd November 2015

So you’re planning your install and need to know which SharePoint 2013 domain accounts to set up in active directory. All the accounts you require are listed below. I’ve used my prefixes for the accounts Read More

Installing IIS Using Powershell

23rd October 2015

Are you looking to Install IIS using PowerShell? Well, I spent last week attending a course on ‘Administering the web server role of Windows Server (IIS)’. It’s been a dry but interesting course once again Read More

SQL Exception Cannot Generate SSPI Context

29th May 2015

The Problem Trying to access our SharePoint 2010 ‘Central Administration’ site today and I was presented with a ‘cannot connect to configuration database’ error message in the browser. After a bit of digging around in Read More