Wondering mind

The thoughts of a Microsoft Premier Field Engineer on anything and everything SharePoint.

November, 2011

  • How to know what WFE your connected to….with a Load Balancer

    So a few days ago a customer asked me how they can figure out which one of their Web Front Ends there user is currently connected to when they are connecting via a Load Balancer and need to do troubleshooting. And I thought I would write it down here...
  • The mystery of the missing tag

    So I recently had to troubleshoot an issue where the ability to Tag internal objects in SharePoint 2010 was missing as well the ‘I like it’ button was missing. What I thought was really weird is that if you went thru the steps you could...
  • Arguments what are they good for

    If your like me you have slowly (or maybe quickly) been getting frustrated with using arguments in your PowerShell scripts, they have none of the nice built in functionality that function parameters have like Named, Mandatory, etc . On the Pro side...
  • Being published on HeyScriptingGuy

    Great news on Nov. 12, 2011 I will have an entry published on the HeyScriptingGuy blog, check it out and let me know what you think. Update: Here is the link to my entry on HeyScriptingGuy http://blogs.technet.com/b/heyscriptingguy/archive/2011/11...