Category Archives: SharePoint 2010

Manage List and Library – Part 1

Indexed Columns We can create index columns to help the performance improve to some extent. But indexing also has its own limitations. We can index only 20 columns in a list. Indexing a column means the same as it would … Continue reading

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Learn SharePoint from Scratch

Recently I was talking with my long time friend. He asked me how to come into SharePoint? How to learn and where to start… This is for him and for all those who are wondering how to start and where … Continue reading

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Powershell and SharePoint – Part 3

The cmdlets that will be discussed in Part 3 are Dismount-SPContentDatabase Mount-SPContentDatabase Remove-SPContentDatabase Upgrade and Migration cmdlets Test-SPContentDatabase Upgrade-SPContentDatabase Dismount-SPContentDatabase This cmdlet will help to detach the Content database from a SharePoint Site. This is used when there is a … Continue reading

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URL Path length Limitations (SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013)

My monitor is too big! Can I give my URL with infinite Characters and expect it to work? The answer is sadly NO!!! There is a limitation to it. Lets see more about it…This is for SharePoint Server 2010 and … Continue reading

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Co-authoring functionality in SharePoint Server 2010

As SharePoint 2013 is already here, posts in SharePoint 2010 are getting rare these days. Let me stay loyal to SharePoint 2010… 🙂 I came across a post on Co-authoring in SharePoint 2013 and realised how helpful this function is … Continue reading

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Version-ing in SharePoint 2010 – Good or Bad?

Versioning is the method where all the successive changes are stored in versions with unique numbers. Usually versioning is done for all source codes in development projects where there might be a case of reverting back if any of the changes … Continue reading

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Storing Credentials in Secure Store and Target Applications

Credentials are stored in Secure store by “Target Applications“. A target application maps the credentials of a user, group, or claim to a set of encrypted credentials that are stored in the Secure Store database. Once you create a target … Continue reading

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