Becoming an Xperf Xpert Part 2: Long Running Logon Scripts, Inconceivable!

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Clustering: What exactly is a File Share Witness and when should I use one?

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Becoming an Xperf Xpert: The Slow Boot Case of the NetTCPPortSharing and NLA Services

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The Mysterious Case of a Saved Favorite URL and UAG

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Understanding the Administrator Role in SharePoint Online

When you sign up for an Office 365 account, you automatically become an Office 365 global administrator and a SharePoint Online Administrator. This global administrator is added to the team site that is automatically created for you during your Office 365 account setup (for example, https://yourcompany.sharepoint.com), and is assigned the site collection administrator role. One…


Slow Boot Slow Logon (SBSL), A Tool Called XPerf and Links You Need To Read

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Put managed metadata to work in SharePoint Online

Say you require your SharePoint Online users to enter information about the intended audience for the document they are about to upload to a document library. If you leave it up to the user to come up with a term for audience of the document, you might end up with a bunch of documents intended…


A Global Enterprise … in your basement?

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Outlook Web App in SharePoint Online

Many SharePoint Online customers would like to be able to see Exchange Online data on their SharePoint Online pages (e.g  their inbox or their calendar). First thought would be to use the built-in Outlook Web App Web Parts. However – if you read the “Outlook Web App Web Parts” paragraph in the Exchange Online Service…


Best Practices for Implementing Schema Updates or : How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Forest Recovery

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