Koen Vosters

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Could not load type ‘Microsoft.AnalysisServices.SharePoint.Integration.ReportGalleryView’

If you ran into this issue, the first thing you need to do is check if the PowerPivot solution is...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 10/29/2014

Deleting and restoring a site collection.

Issues pop up when you delete a site collection and then want to restore it from a backup. When you...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 10/13/2014

Distributed Cache Service cannot be started

Today we ran into an interesting problem. The distributed cache service was no longer working. As it...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 02/19/2014

SharePoint 2013 Adding Server to the Farm: Fast Growing Log Files

Normally, when you are in the case of fast growing log files it means that you have verbose logging...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 02/11/2014

CRM 2013 : Microsoft.Crm.SharedSetup.SetupException: The XML in the configuration file is not valid.

After testing our CRM 2013 installation scripts on our own environments, we decided to deploy them...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 11/14/2013

CRM 2013 Unattended Install: Backend Installation: Check WebServerValidator: The Website does not exist.

It took a while to figure this one out, given that I am not a CRM specialist. If you define that the...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 11/07/2013

AutoSPInstaller: The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered.

During the weekend I started setting up a new dev environment on Windows Server 2012 R2. I used SQL...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 10/28/2013

Sorry, this site hasn’t been shared with you - Host Named Site Collections

So, Host Named Site Collections are the new thing. You’ve created your web application and created a...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 04/30/2013

Dell XPS12 : Wireless network not showing any networks

I recently got a Dell XPS12 device as my new laptop at work. I like the device a lot, especially...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 04/22/2013

The Subscription Settings service and corresponding application and proxy needs to be running in order to make changes to these settings.

This is the nice screen I got when I wanted to finalize the configuration of a blank SharePoint 2013...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 04/11/2013

Installing Microsoft Office Developer Tools for Visual Studio 2012 offline

Quite a few customers have SharePoint 2013 developer environments that do not have access to...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 03/28/2013

SharePoint 2013 : Cannot connect to the targeted site.

While creating a new development environment I ran into the following error: Cannot connect to the...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 03/27/2013

[Quick Fix] Windows 8 - Windows 10 - Keyboard stopped working

This might be catalogued as random stupidity from my part, but Binging for it didn't really bring me...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 02/19/2013

FAST for SharePoint 2010 : Crawl status recovering

There is a first time for everything, and this was the first time I saw the crawler in the status...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 02/13/2013

SharePoint Saturday Belgium -

As the great guys and girl from BIWUG (http://www.biwug.be) organized a fantastic SharePoint...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 01/28/2013

Failed to instantiate file "ContentQueryMain.xsl" from module "XSLStyleSheets": The specified list does not exist.

When deploying a custom branding solution to one of our customer's environments, we ran into "Failed...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 01/17/2013

The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered.

What do you do if you are running powershell on your SharePoint farm and get the "The local farm is...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 11/29/2012

[Quick Fix] Report Viewer not rendering controls correctly

While migration a legacy application to a new server environment we ran into the issue that the...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 08/31/2012

Cannot generate SSPI context

During our project we ran into the "Cannot generate SSPI context" error message. We were using a WCF...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 06/08/2012

[Quick Fix] An operations error occurred at System.DirectoryServices.AccountManagement.ADStoreCtx.FindPrincipalByIdentRefHelper

As a reference to people running code that is talking to Active Directory and are getting this...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 05/23/2012

[Quick Tip] Fixing: To enable assembly bind failure logging, set the registry value [HKLMSoftwareMicrosoftFusion!EnableLog] (DWORD) to 1.

When you are experiencing the following issue in your SharePoint 2010 environment (in my case the...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 03/08/2012

SharePoint 15 Technical Preview SDK available

The SharePoint 15 Technical Preview SDK has just been released. As you know, this is a technical...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 01/31/2012

Unexpected DLL in a WSP package

When you are building SharePoint projects based on a framework/base approach you'll find yourself in...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 12/20/2011

SPCustomLayoutsPage AccessDenied not showing the custom page

Symptom: The custom AccessDenied page is showing the wrong page. Basicaly we were missing the...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 10/19/2011

Cumulative Updates October 2011 for SharePoint Foundation 2010 and SharePoint Server 2010

Today the cumulative updates for October have been released for SharePoint Foundation and SharePoint...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 10/17/2011

This item cannot be deleted because it is still referenced by other pages.

The following error pops up when you are trying to remove a masterpage that is still being...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 10/12/2011

BIWUG October 2011 - SharePoint Governance + The past, present and future of BIWUG + SharePint

A new breeze is flowing through the BIWUG organisation, resulting in a new session about governance...

Author: Koen Vosters Date: 10/10/2011