Just saw an ad offering to help me block ads. There’s something prophetic about this. The ‘zero sum’ from the Matrix, if you will.
Conversation with my wife: Me: Have you got ads showing up in your Facebook Messenger conversations? Wife: No. Why? Me: Well, I’ve got one here… “Jan’s fitness studio” Wife (what she should have said): Well you could do with losing a few pounds. Wife (what she actually said): Well, you […]
I was talking the other day about routes to splitting a large SharePoint content database in to multiple chunks. I was aghast to find that my route – to restore a content DB, clear out unneeded stuff, then backup-SPSite the site collection and then restore-SPsite it to the target location […]
Let’s say, for example, that you’re doing something that takes a freaking age. You need a long-running process and want to fire and forget, but for analysis purposes, want to know how long it took (without sitting there for hours watching and waiting for it to complete.) The answer is […]
I know, I know. SharePoint 2010. Bad. But here I am. Much of the pain I have been going through over the last week or so is frankly caused by the biggest mistake that a someone designing a new SharePoint environment can make: not planning for data volumes. It doesn’t […]
OK, so I’ve posted 5 times in the last 2 days on various SharePoint related things. Any regular readers of this blog will know that is entirely out of the ordinary and does not take a genius to determine that I’ve been doing something with SharePoint and, as with most […]
I recently talked about the method for updating the SharePoint passphrase. Whilst this did ‘work’ I suffered a slightly unfortunate consequence – which may or may not affect you. (I’m guessing if you’re here, then you’re facing a similar issue.) As part of what I had been doing, I had […]