Introduction User profiles provide detailed information about individuals in your organization. A user profile organizes and displays all the properties as well as documents and other items that are related to each user. In order to effectively use User Profile Services in SharePoint 2010, it should be properly configured. Solution To configure the User Profile […]
Recently I discovered an interesting thing about SharePoint user management, reusing SharePoint user IDs results in an “Access Denied” error. This can be replicated using following steps: Have user “A” as a SharePoint user. Delete user “A” from site collection. Delete user “A” from Active Directory. Create a new account in AD with the same […]
A group is a set of term sets that all share common security requirements. This topic explains how Term Store Administrators can use the Term Store Management Tool to create and manage new groups. It also explains how to create new term sets within those groups. Creating and Configuring a New Group Groups define security […]
Logging is one of the most important functions in SharePoint for diagnosing problems. Users can configure log settings in SharePoint 2010 Central Administration site. To open the Diagnostic Logging page, go to CA->Monitoring->Configure diagnostic logging.
Usability is being emphasized more and more by companies and is being taken a lot more seriously in recent years. In this note, we will discuss and review some key concepts related to usability to help you to better understand them. Usability Basics Usability measures the quality of a user’s experience when interacting with a […]
Creating a Lightweight Timer Job for a Site Collection: Defining Custom Work Items Timer jobs run in a specific Windows services for the SharePoint Server (please refer to: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc678870.aspx for more information). SharePoint provides some built-in timer job definitions for infrastructure, which provides developers a mechanism to customize jobs. These jobs allow developers to incorporate […]
SSL is a kind of security protocol that more and more web sites are using to protect their information. Similarly, SharePoint has a SSL feature that can be enabled in Central Administration. This blog will show you how. SSL Configuration: Step 1. Server Roles 1. Login to SharePoint Server as administrator. 2. Open Server management […]