Support for SharePoint 2010 on Windows Server 2012 + R2

When you want to run SharePoint 2010 on either Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2012 R2 make sure your SharePoint 2010 is at least running Service Pack 2 (SP2)!Although Hardware and software requirements (SharePoint Server 2010) does not make a note about Windows Server 2012, the KB article 2724471 does outline the support for... Continue Reading →


Error installing Workflow Manager: Add-WFHost raises exception

Workflow Manager 1.0 (a.k.a. Azure Workflow) is the new workflow engine to support workflow in SharePoint 2013. This allows for a more scalable workflow engine which can be hosted on a separate (workflow) farm. The other option is hosting the workflow engine on the same server where SharePoint 2013 is hosted. To deploy my environment(s)... Continue Reading →

Language packs for SharePoint 2013

This week I was looking for the Dutch language pack for SharePoint 2013 Server. Most bits are available and I was surprised I couldn’t find the language packs for Server. The language pack for Foundation is easy to find on Microsoft Download Center: Language Packs for SharePoint Foundation 2013. It seems Microsoft has named the... Continue Reading →

Wait for WSP solution to deploy

Trying to install a WSP solution via scripting and wanting to wait for the solution to be installed? This is a common scenario I’m facing quite a lot. Every time trying to find the script again, made me decide to blog about it. This PowerShell script checks if the solution exists in the Solution Store... Continue Reading →

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