Installing SharePoint 2016 Preview in Single Server Farm Mode

Yes, here are some videos on how to install SharePoint 2016 Preview in Single Server Farm Mode using Windows Server 2012 R2 and SQL Server 2014. Some assumptions here: VM is already join to a domain SP_Admin is a local administrator and we are log as it VM has two disk volumes C:\, D:\ SharePoint 2016 Preview ISO is mounted already SQL Server 2014 ISO is mounted already VM has internet access Step 1: Install Prerequisites Step 2: Install SQL Server 2014 Step 3: Install SharePoint 2016 Preview

SharePoint 2013 working with Exchange 2010 and office 2010

Friends, as part of a SharePoint 2013 Deployment process make sure you understand the customer base configuration for desktop computers and also other enterprise applications that integrates with SharePoint like Exchange Server. As you may know, SharePoint 2013 has a bunch of features that work together with other products, specifically Exchange Server 2013 and Office 2013. Feature like Site Mailbox, Exchange Task Sync have direct dependency, so what happen if the customer has Exchange 2010 or Office 2010 in the desktop? You will have customer complaining about why the Task Sync feature is not working. Probably they will report the … Continue reading SharePoint 2013 working with Exchange 2010 and office 2010

Creating a Business Intelligence Center in SharePoint 2013

You may think is so simple just to go to Site Actions – Site contents and add a new Sub Site using the Business Intelligence Center site template. But there are some considerations that you need to evaluate first because those can impact you end user experience. Do you need your Business Intelligence Center at the Site Collection or a Sub Site level? Site Collections Site Collection level means that you site is the root level of the entire site hierarchy. Site Collections are containers of sites and sub sites. Site Collection has a set of configuration controls that can … Continue reading Creating a Business Intelligence Center in SharePoint 2013