Cumulative Updates

Document Conversions Load Balancer Service fails to start after May 2015 CU – SharePoint 2010

After installing May 2015 CU for SharePoint 2010 and running PSConfig,it complains that it cannot start ‘loadbalancerserviceinstance’ and warns you to start it manually. PSconfig continues further without any issues and sucessfully upgrades. Here is the exact warning message PSConfig throws – ‘Failed to start loadbalancerserviceinstance on this server. Start this service manually‘ Issue starts […]

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Windows Updates NOT to include SharePoint CU from March 2015

Microsoft started pushing SharePoint Cumulative updates as part of Windows Update  from February 2015. Refer this blog for more details. SharePoint cumulative updates were picked up by Windows update during this month. But now it seems like Microsoft have fallen back to not pushing Cumulative updates through Windows update. Update packages for SharePoint and other […]

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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 […]

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February 2015 CU – SharePoint 2010

February 2015 CU is a full server package – meaning no other update is required to fully patch SharePoint to this level. Prereq’s: SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 should be installed. This CU does not include SP2. The KB articles links for December CU: KB 2910904 – SharePoint Foundation 2010 KB 2899558 – SharePoint Server […]

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December 2014 CU – SharePoint 2010

December 2014 CU is a full server package – meaning no other update is required to fully patch SharePoint to this level. Prereq’s: SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 2 should be installed. This CU contains fixes released post SP2. The KB articles links for December CU: KB 2899585 – SharePoint Foundation 2010 KB 2899583 – SharePoint […]

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