October CU SharePoint Server 2010

*** <Update 2010-11-18> *** The Server-Packages that fix the regression discovered in the October CU will be now available!**** Update: the regression is Fixed and packages are republished now  ****  (http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blog/Pages/BlogPost.aspx?pID=957) If you have applied the regressed Oct CU Server-Package(s), you’ll only need to apply this new replacement package(s) and everything will be functioning as normal….


October CU SharePoint Server 2007(MOSS) and WSSv3

Hi all, at the right time as expected, the new October 2010 cumulative updates are now available! Please note, that the according KB articles might be not online yet but will coming soon too.   MOSS 2007/ WSSv3  October CU (Build 12.0.6548.5000): Articles: MOSS:   KB 2412267  Description of the Office SharePoint Server 2007 Cumulative Update…


Troubleshooting User Profile Sync Issues on SharePoint 2010

  As a follow up to my previous post on "User Profile Sync – SharePoint 2010", I'll wrap up with some very good links and other currently known issues we discovered with User profile sync stuff in SharePoint 2010. If you have not started to setup and configure the User profile Service at all, don't…


User Profile Sync does not work when Central Admin page runs on SSL

  We had an issue with Running Central Administration over SSL as already posted by Spencer. Good News! There is a fix in work and is in planning for the October CU! (KB 2394320) What is the issue?: When you have changed your Central Administration (CA) to listen on Port 443 / SSL and you…


Delete the user property SPS-Local in SharePoint 2010 breaks the My Profile page

Today I’ll notify you about an issue I recently discovered when you delete the user property SPS-Local (Office location) in SharePoint 2010 which breaks then the My Profile page! Action: You have User profile service application provisioned and a running user profile import connection. The My Sites are setup and in use by your users….


Security Bulletin MS10-072 and SharePoint updates

  Affects Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS); Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSSv3); Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 (MSF2010) On Tuesday, October 12, 2010, Microsoft Security Bulletin (MS10-072) will be released. It includes an Important public update that affects Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services, SharePoint Foundation 2010 and Office SharePoint Server 2007.  The following KB articles will…


User Profile Import from BDC fails on SharePoint Server 2010 with Event ID 6301

Symptom You have a running User Profile synchronization Service, configured with an Active Directory connection and in addition a Business Data Catalog (BDC or also known as Business Connectivity Service – BCS). You have the User profiles from the Active Directory connection mapped to the Business Data Catalog by using the “Work Email” property to…


Problem after installing August CU for SharePoint 2010

After you have installed the hotfix package 2352342 or 2281364 in SharePoint Server 2010, the Event ID 3 Error is logged. We observed, that after applying the august CU the following error shows up in bulks in the event application log of the server the User Profile Synchronization service is running: Log Name: Application Source:…