Lost SharePoint Farm Passphrase

It’s okay… it happens.  You can’t retrieve it, but you can reset it using PowerShell.  Make sure that the account you are logged in as is: (1) a farm admin and (2) local admin on server   $passphrase = ConvertTo-SecureString -asPlainText –Force Set-SPPassPhrase -PassPhrase $passphrase –Confirm More info on TechNet: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff607568.aspx


SharePoint Operational Governance Presentation

Last week I gave a Webcast on SharePoint Operational Governance, on TechNet.  Posting this as a follow-up. Live Meeting Replay URL: https://www.livemeeting.com/cc/mseventsbmo/view?id=1032485141&role=attend&pw=888894C0 Download for the Presentation slide deck: SharePoint Operational Governance Presentation Additional Key Resources: TechNet: SharePoint Governance Resource Center http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/ff800826.aspx Governance model for SharePoint Server 2010 (diagram) http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=33a8c9e0-57c2-4ae5-99e3-8826ab9dd701 Governance planning (white paper) http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff848257.aspx Governance…