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Lydia Bronze

SharePoint Color Palette Tool

April 16th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, SharePoint | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,


A couple of months ago I wrote an article about the new look of SharePoint 2013, focusing on the new Site Collection themes for SharePoint. I gave a couple of examples for the new built-in themes included in SharePoint 2013.

09 - SharePoint 2013 Theme

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Lydia Bronze

How to Recover SharePoint 2013 Databases from Suspect Mode

January 29th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, Dev / Test, SharePoint | Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,


I restarted my SharePoint server, opened Central Administration and encountered the following error:

Server Error in ‘/’ Application
Runtime Error
Description: An application error occurred on the server.

01 - SharePoint 2013 Server Error in Application

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Lydia Bronze

How to resolve HTTP 500 Internal Server Error in SharePoint 2013 site

January 12th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, SharePoint | Tags: , , , , , , ,


Once in a while I encounter an error that doesn’t provide any helpful information. This is exactly what happened the other day I opened my SharePoint site and found out that the website cannot display the page due to HTTP 500 Internal Server Error.

First thing I tried to do is open SharePoint Central Administration, to see if I get the same error message. Strangely, I was able to open Central Administration without any errors.

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Lydia Bronze

SharePoint 2013 Site Templates

December 6th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, SharePoint | Tags: , , , , , ,


SharePoint 2013 offers a vast variety of out-of-the-box site templates. One of the success factors of your SharePoint deployment is choosing the most suitable site template that meets your business needs.

I’ve been asked many times which site template can serve particular required needs and what differs one template from another, so I decided to write a quick overview of all the available SharePoint 2013 site templates and their common uses. I’ve also prepared a SharePoint 2013 environment configured with all site types for some hands-on experience.

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Lydia Bronze

SharePoint Server 2013 Installation

July 18th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, Dev / Test, SharePoint | Tags: , , , , ,


We don’t have to wait any longer! SharePoint 2013 was released yesterday and I couldn’t wait to install it!

So what’s new?

Actually, there are a lot of new cool features and improvements in SharePoint 2013. SQL, Mobile, and BI has been improved. Sharing functionality has been enhanced, making it easier to follow people, sites, and conversations. SharePoint 2013 offers Shredded Storage, Themes, Request Management, New Search architecture, personalized search results based on search history, and more. Read the rest of this entry »