SharePoint 2016 on-premises update Ignite recap

HI everyone, I was fortunate enough to attend the Ignite conference last week in Chicago it was a good time, lots of good news we're coming out with. I highly recommend watching the Bill Baer sessions on SharePoint 2016 on Channel9 that I have listed at the end of this post. I also attended a…

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SP 2013: RMS Configuration not working: The required Active Directory Rights Management Service Client (MSIPC.DLL) is present but could not be configured properly. IRM will not work until the client is configured

Problem: Every time customer tried to configure SharePoint to connect to the AD RMS server this error would appear We verified that these two files had proper rights, at first they did not: https://rmsserver/_wmcs/certification/certification.asmx and https://rmsserver/_wmcs/certification/servercertification.asmx   Log on to ADRMS server as an Administrator. Click Start, and then click Computer. Navigate to C:\Inetpub\wwwroot\_wmcs\Certification. Right-click…

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Update on InfoPath: Will be supported in SharePoint 2016 and Office 365

Lots of my customers have been asking about the future of InfoPath. Especially after it was announced that it was going to be deprecated. Looks like it will be around for the near future in both the next version of SharePoint and Office 365 Per the Office Blogs site: http://blogs.office.com/2014/01/31/update-on-infopath-and-sharepoint-forms/ As part of the update…

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SharePoint 2013: Cannot Remove Server from Farm: cacheHostInfo is Null

Problem: Customer was trying to remove a server from the farm via the ‘Remove Server’ link in Central Administration. Every time they would try this, they would receive an error that said ‘cacheHostInfo is Null’ Troubleshooting: Right away, from experience, I knew this had to do with improper removal of a server from a farm…

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