Alex Entrekin

Top 10 Most Viewed Blog Posts on CloudShare Community

May 30th, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, SharePoint | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

This week we’re going back into the blog vault to share the most popular CloudShare Community blog posts from last year.  We hope you find this trip down memory lane useful (Especially all the SharePointers out there)!

The installation of this server is not a traditional SharePoint Server installation. It can be a bit complicated and quite confusing. I have decided to make your life a bit easier by writing this post with a step-by-step guide to installing SharePoint Server 2010 With SQL 2012 PowerPivot, PowerView and Reporting Services.

SharePoint 2010

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Alex Entrekin

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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Alex Entrekin

Step-By-Step Guide to Installing Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Server

October 8th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare | Tags: , , , , ,

We get a lot of requests for templates that include Microsoft Dynamics stack. Recently, we published a new template containing Microsoft Dynamics CRM.

Microsoft Dynamics CRM is a customer relationship management product. Dynamics CRM features help you to optimize your sales efforts, manage your marketing opportunities and improve your service. Dynamics CRM is user friendly, easy to customize and has great integration with Microsoft Outlook.

I’ve decided to document the installation process and as usual, you can save yourself some time by grabbing this permalink where I’ve already done the work!

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Alex Entrekin

How to install SharePoint Server 2013 preview with SQL Server 2012 SP1 CTP3 SSRS, SSAS, and PowerPivot and PowerView

September 5th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: Dev / Test, SharePoint | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

SQL Server 2012 SP1 CTP3 has been released a while ago and those are great news for me and those who would like to test Business Intelligence capabilities available in SharePoint Server 2013 and Office 2013 previews.  Like I normally do, when i’m building no templates I record the process.  And the interesting ones become blog posts.  As always you can save yourself the time, by grabbing this permalink where i’ve already done the work!

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Juan Carlos

Integrating SharePoint & Azure with CloudShare (III)

July 17th, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, Dev / Test, SharePoint | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

In my last article about integrating SharePoint & Azure with CloudShare, I explained how to integrate Windows Azure Marketplace data in SharePoint 2010 sites through a Business Connectivity Service (BCS) connector. In the first article of the series, I introduced you to some of the scenarios available when you integrate Azure data and/or services in SharePoint 2010 (either On-Premise or Online). In today’s article, I will describe a simple approach to integrate SQL Azure Data in a SharePoint Online (SPO) site without doing any kind of coding. Let’s begin. Read the rest of this entry »

Alex Entrekin

How to Setup SSRS in SharePoint Integrated Mode

June 1st, 2012 | Author: | Filed under: CloudShare, SharePoint | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

I installed a SharePoint farm with a SharePoint 2010 SP1 Enterprise server and SQL Server 2008 R2.

Check it out here: https://use.cloudshare.com/Pro/ShareEnv/XW55HPP70RLL

After I finished the installation and configuration of my new farm I realized that I did not install SQL Server Reporting Services in SharePoint mode or in native mode. Uh – Oh! Read the rest of this entry »