In Project Server 2013 you have the ability to create OLAP databases. This can be a very interesting reporting feature to provide more insights on your resources, tasks and projects. This article describes how I ran into an issue with building your OLAP Database in Project Server 2013 in Central Administration.
In SharePoint 2013 there are some changes in how search work. In SharePoint Server 2013, result sources replace scopes and federated locations. This article describes how I ran into an issue with building a new results source in the query builder.
In SharePoint 2010 there is a concept called Service Application Pools. You are able to create Application Pools in IIS via the SharePoint 2010 interface. This article describes how to create those Application Pools in bulk.
In SharePoint 2010 there is a concept called Managed Accounts. You are able to register Active Directory accounts which you can manage via the SharePoint 2010 interface. This article describes how to register managed accounts in bulk.
Recently we began experimenting with the deployment of the Service Manager 2012 Self-Service Portal SharePoint solution to an existing SharePoint 2010 farm. Anton Gritsenko and Travis Wright have written great blogposts on that. But while carrying on with the scenario we ran into an error applying the Service Manager masterpage. Fortunately I remembered this error […]
I really notice on the Technet Forums that the customization of the Self-Service Portal of System Center Service Manager 2012 is one of the hot topics. That’s why I wanted to share another quick tip on how to customize it to your likings. Last Wednesday Nichoff asked in this thread about if it was possible […]
Update 18-09-2012: This now has been fixed in the August 2012 Cumulative update. Lately I have been working on more projects with Project Server 2010. Some time ago we came across a strange issue. After some investigation we were able to reproduce this on a clean environment without customizations. Maybe you also have this issue, […]
In this thread on the Service Manager Technet forums somebody asked something if the Service Manager 2012 console has some keyboard shortcuts. I wasn’t able to find an article on Technet but the help module was very helpfull. Since shortcuts can be pretty helpfull I thought I would share this in a blogpost: [table id=3 […]
Lately I’ve been wandering a bit more on the Technet Forums, this has been pretty useful. Friday I came across this thread from Bart Timmermans about customization in the Self Service Portal of the product System Center Service Manager 2012. He asked if it was possible to adjust the styling of Service category headers. Of […]
A big part of my work is in the Incident management field. One of the products I work a lot with is Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0. The objective of this post is to give some quick tips and pointers on how to troubleshoot those incidents. Security Roles First thing is the ability of reproduction on […]