Configure SharePoint Server

Summary: Lists articles that describe how to configure settings (such as services, authentication, and specific features) after you install SharePoint Server 2016 and SharePoint Server 2013.

After you install SharePoint Server, you must configure several additional settings to enable key features in your farm. The articles in this section provide steps for configuring these settings.

Content Description
Configure client certificate authentication for SharePoint Server
Learn how to configure SharePoint Server to support user authentication using a client certificate.
Configure eDiscovery in SharePoint Server
Learn the steps to set up and configure eDiscovery in SharePoint Server, Exchange Server 2016, and Exchange Server 2013.
Configure enterprise search in SharePoint Server 2016
Learn how to configure the Search service application and set up a Search Center in SharePoint Server.
Manage the Distributed Cache service in SharePoint Server
Learn how to configure and manage the Distributed Cache service in SharePoint Server.
Configure site mailboxes in SharePoint Server
Learn how to configure the Site Mailboxes feature in SharePoint Server.
Configure Exchange task synchronization in SharePoint Server 2013
Learn how to configur Exchange task synchronization in SharePoint Server 2013.
Custom Tiles in SharePoint Server 2016
Describes Custom Tiles, one of the new features in the November 2016 Public Update for SharePoint Server 2016 (Feature Pack 1).
Configure email integration for a SharePoint Server farm
Learn how to set up incoming and outgoing email in SharePoint Server.
Turn on automated document translation in SharePoint Server
Learn how to create and configure Machine Translation Service for SharePoint Server.
Configure Business Connectivity Services solutions for SharePoint Server
Learn how to install and configure SharePoint Server Business Connectivity Services (BCS).