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Month: February 2015

Remote BLOB Storage (RBS) with SharePoint 2013 and SQL Server 2012

RBS functionality allows documents and files of size larger than specified limit to be stored in a separate storage drive or device other than content database. This is very useful feature to effectively store large files or documents without rapidly increasing your content database size. As specified in TechNet, RBS does not increase the size…

Windows updates to include SharePoint Patches!

SharePoint February Cumulative updates are included in Windows update.Starting from now SharePoint updates will be pushed along with other windows updates. Scary days ahead for SharePoint admins. Following is the list of SharePoint updates pulled by WSUS in Feb 2015.   If your SharePoint server have windows update to automatically update your SharePoint servers, all…

Page Layouts button was disabled for a publishing SharePoint page

Issue: While trying to update the page layout for any page in SharePoint, I realized that Page Layouts button was disabled! Reason: There can be many reasons for this, but here are the first things to check 1. SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature should be activated at site collection level. 2. SharePoint server publishing feature…