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  • Blog Post: SharePoint 2013 - December CU - Exception: No mapping between account names and security IDs was done

    I was recently helping a colleague to troubleshoot an issue that he was running into whilst deploying the December 2013 CU for SharePoint 2013, the following error was being logged in the upgrade log. Exception: No mapping between account names and security IDs was done 00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000...
  • Blog Post: Invalid field name {17ca3a22-fdfe-46eb-99b5-9646baed3f16}

    Not the most descriptive title but basically summarises the issue. A customer contacted me as they had issues with an Approval Workflow, basically the Workflow would execute but it would never add anything to the Tasks list. The only information present in the ULS logs was: Invalid field name. {17ca3a22...
  • Blog Post: The Magically Disappearing "Destination Folder" Option

    I recently investigated an interesting issue for a customer. As you may know, when uploading a Document to a Document Library you are presented with the option to select which folder within the library to upload the document to, if the document library contains any folders. In the example below, you...
  • Blog Post: Community Sites - Where are my analytics reports!

    Community Sites are a new type of site introduced in SharePoint 2013, if you are unfamiliar the following article has some background information on their purpose and functionality - http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219805(v=office.15) I was playing around with a Community Site the other...
  • Blog Post: The Magically Disappearing Sub-Site!

    Working with a customer recently and a sub-site had magically disappeared in their SharePoint 2010 environment, it wasn't available to recover from the Site Collection recycle bin so they had to use their 3rd party backup tool to recover the sub-site, they really wanted to discover which user had deleted...