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SharePoint Server 2010 Step by Step Small Farm 3-tier Architecture Installation Guide – Instructions

SharePoint Server 2010 Step by Step Small Farm 3-tier Architecture Installation Guide – Instructions

Click here to go the previous part of this article – Prerequisites  I apologize in advance for the length of this post but I think it makes it much easier for everyone to read by having this on one web page. SharePoint 2010 Installation Instructions Let’s start with the installation on the Application Server. This is where I would normally want my Central Administration to be accessible from, especially if my web server is publically accessible. Application Server Install 1.    …

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SharePoint Server 2010 Step by Step Small Farm 3-tier Architecture Installation Guide – Prerequisites

SharePoint Server 2010 Step by Step Small Farm 3-tier Architecture Installation Guide – Prerequisites

Click here to go the previous part of this article – Introduction Prerequisites (important – have the prerequisites ready before you start the SharePoint 2010 install!) i.              Hardware Verify that you have the following server virtual or physical hardware architecture available to you [2]: 1.     Application Server a.     Processor 64-bit, four cores (*64 bit is the key, it won’t run on 32 bit architectures) b.     Recommend 16 GB or Higher RAM c.     80 GB Hard drive for main system drive…

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SharePoint Server 2010 Step by Step Small Farm 3-tier Architecture Installation Guide – Introduction

SharePoint Server 2010 Step by Step Small Farm 3-tier Architecture Installation Guide – Introduction

By: Noorez Khamis (http://www.khamis.net) Introduction I decided to write my own installation instruction guide that will guide you through the creation of a small farm on 3-tier server architecture on the SharePoint 2010 platform within a domain. Hopefully this will be of help to some of you. This guide makes complete uses of the user interfaces supplied by Microsoft for the installation and configuration of SharePoint 2010. I personally like PowerShell scripts that do it all automatically, but I haven’t…

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Records Management features in SharePoint 2010: Part 11 – Virtual folders, Folder inheritance and metadata based navigation

Records Management features in SharePoint 2010: Part 11 – Virtual folders, Folder inheritance and metadata based navigation

Overview Metadata Inheritance In previous versions of SharePoint, folders had no function other than to act as containers. You couldn’t pass values to their contents or add any help to browsing and searching other than their names In SharePoint 2010, Documents and subfolders inherit metadata from their parent folder making it easier to find documents when metadata is automatically added, instead of forcing users to add the same value over and over to the  documents or list items they just…

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Can’t uninstall SharePoint 2007, Setup just quits

Can’t uninstall SharePoint 2007, Setup just quits

Today I ran into an issue where I had SharePoint 2007 installed on one of my Windows 2008 R2 application servers and I had deleted the SharePoint Central Administration content database without disconnecting it from the farm (using the SharePoint Configuration Wizard). I tried to disconnect from the farm but each time I ran the configuration wizard, it gave me a security issue saying that it couldn’t access the central admin content database.  When I ran the uninstall, it just…

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