Using SharePoint On Premise Diagnostic tool

  Futuristic, perhaps, but a powered screwdriver for space, almost looks like Han Solo’s pistol (sans scope)     From previous intro, we start using the tool to diagnose SharePoint problems.   Let’s install, and get to using it!   Once this is released, I expect this to be posted to a GitHub repository. For now,…


SharePoint Management framework Private Preview

  Do you have an Enterprise SharePoint farms that you manage health and performance via custom scripts? Have you used SETH to manage SharePoint 2010 problems with the farm(s)?   Would you want a scalable tool you can add your own scripts and enable/check, and then alert on what you want?     Background SharePoint Engineer…


Workflow Manager Addendum MP for SQL Aliases

  A SQL Alias is kinda like wearing disguise glasses…   From a security perspective, you can make things difficult for attackers by specifying a SQL alias and different port for SQL.       Symptom – discovery fails for WFM pack   Trying to monitor and figure out what the real database name, instance, etc….


SharePoint 2013 disk cleanup

Not having a problem with Windows Server 2012 R2? Windows Server 2012 R2 has several mechanisms to automatically cleanup previous versions of Windows Update files and uses compression for unused binaries.   If on win2k8 or win2k8R2, this will continue to grow as the OS ages and patches continue to be released.   Cleanup OS…

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O365 Office Analytics

Ever wonder where all your time goes each week?   From an executive standpoint, want to see statistics on where employees are spending most of their time?   Did you know Office365 has an Outlook AddIn for analytics? Personal Analytics Link     Access your analytics Website https://microsoft-my.sharepoint.com/_layouts/15/me.aspx?v=analytics Requires E3 add on or above (E5), and…