people picker error : Namespace prefix ‘xsd’ is not defined

people picker error : Namespace prefix ‘xsd’ is not defined As the People Picker is using the pickerdialog.master file, you need to add the following line in the head element. meta http-equiv=”X-UA-Compatible” content=”IE=EmulateIE8″ Find the pickerdialog.master file in C:Program FilesCommon FilesMicrosoft SharedWeb Server Extensions14TEMPLATELAYOUTS and make a backup. Now open it and insert the line… Continue reading people picker error : Namespace prefix ‘xsd’ is not defined

Fast search: Unable to connect to WCF service

This one of the most irritating errors in fast search. You will get this error when you try the command Get-FASTSearchContentCollection or when you to try to navigate to Managed metadata properties page of Fast query SSA To fix this error follow the below steps · Add SharePoint application pool user to Fastsearch admin group… Continue reading Fast search: Unable to connect to WCF service

The SharePoint item being crawled returned an error when attempting to download the item.

If the sharepoint serach crawl gives you the following error “The SharePoint item being crawled returned an error when attempting to download the item” Open Regedit on your search server/s Navigate to this registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office Server\14.0\Search\Global\Gathering Manager Change Value “UserAgent” from “MSIE 4.01” to “MSIE 8.0” Restart the SharePoint Search Service. Open SharePoint managementShell… Continue reading The SharePoint item being crawled returned an error when attempting to download the item.

How to enable run as different user in server on right click

How to enable run as different user in server on right click · Open services.msc · Right-click “Secondary Logon” service, then click “Properties“. · In “Properties” set “Startup type” to “Automatic“, and click “Start“. · After the computer starts the service, click “OK” and close out of the window. The “Run as different user” service… Continue reading How to enable run as different user in server on right click

Unable to start Sharepoint search service

If you attempt to start Windows SharePoint Services Search service and receive the following message: Error “The handle is invalid” Try modifying the “Log On As” Identity of the service. If it was setup to log on as “Local Service”, change this to “Local System”, and retry starting the services. This works only when you… Continue reading Unable to start Sharepoint search service

http 500 error when trying to access sharepoint site

Step1: Check if application pools are started Step2: Reset IIS Step3: Check if all services on server are running in server manager Step4: Check if all SharePoint services are running in Services .msc Step5: In IIS reset application pool identity credentials for SharePoint 80 and SharePoint Central administration Right click on the SharePoint 80 application… Continue reading http 500 error when trying to access sharepoint site