Troubleshooting Distributed Cache for SharePoint 2016 On Premises

2016 still makes use of the same AppFabric version as 2013, but of course there have been some changes, we added several new caches and we have the new MinRole setup. Slightly adjusted script  for  2016 DCCheck_No_Logs_2016 (rename from .txt to .ps1) where I added the extra caches and a check to see if the servers are…

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Tools to troubleshoot Distributed Cache SharePoint 2013

Tools to troubleshoot Distributed Cache issues: ==================================== First make sure that your Cache Cluster is configured following best practices, you can use the script: http://blogs.technet.com/b/filipbosmans/archive/2015/01/04/troubleshooting-distributed-cache-for-sharepoint-2013-on-premise.aspx Reduce complexity of your setup: ===================== Revert to 1 Cache Host if possible. If you have intermittent issues, or the Cluster is not down for instance, reduce Cache Hosts to…

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Troubleshooting Distributed Cache for SharePoint 2013 On Premise

Here is a script that will give you a good starting point for troubleshooting Distributed Cache for SharePoint 2013 On Premises. Make sure to save it as a .ps1 file and run the script (Administrator) on a running Cache Host like “PS C:\> .\DistributedCacheScript.ps1″, or right click “Run with PowerShell” as it will simply not work with copy…

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SharePoint 2013 Distributed Cache recommendations

Shortlist on recommendations/remarks when it comes to AppFabric for SharePoint 2013: Might sound strange, but don't disable/remove the Distributed Cache Cluster on your Farm even if it for instance performs better without, solve the issue instead. Before disconnecting a server from the farm, make sure that it is not part of the AppFabric Cluster, as…

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How to check for issues with Distributed Cache and the script

We will go through the logs you get via the script: http://blogs.technet.com/b/filipbosmans/archive/2015/01/04/troubleshooting-distributed-cache-for-sharepoint-2013-on-premise.aspx Recommendations post: http://blogs.technet.com/b/filipbosmans/archive/2015/10/17/sharepoint-distributed-cache-recommendations.aspx AppFabric.txt ======= ==================AppFabric Version================== This will tell you which CU for AppFabric is installed. For instance: 1: http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2843251    1.0.4639.0 2: http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2716015    1.0.4644.0 3: http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2787717    1.0.4652.2 4: http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2800726    1.0.4653.2 5: http://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2932678    1.0.4655.2 6: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3042099 1.0.4656.2 7: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3092423 1.0.4657.2 CU 3 and…

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