SharePoint++

  • User Profile Application - Looking Past the 2 Million Limit

    Introduction This post takes a deep dive into the databases that support SharePoint’s User Profile Application (UPA). The databases that support UPA are the Social DB, Sync DB, and Profile DB. We will focusing on the Profile DB, the large tables...
  • Regular Expression for a SharePoint Correlation ID

    As someone who is horrible with regular expressions, it took me longer that it should have to figure out how to match an expression in the format of xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx where x is either a number from 0-9 or a letter from a-f. I hope...
  • Sandbox Quota on Site Not Matching Central Administration

    I have not been able to determine the reason why, but sometimes you will find that your sandbox quota on your site collection does not match what Central Administration says it is. Instruction for viewing your sandbox quota on your site collection...
  • LoopbackCheck and Scheduled Tasks

    I came across a scenario where the same scheduled task would work on some servers, but not on others. The script that the scheduled task was kicking off used the DownloadString method of the Net.WebClient object to return the source code of a specific...