SharePoint Nirvana | Bug

SharePoint 2016 Versioning Bug after upgrade

by JamieMcAllister 27. April 2017 12:31
Upgrading from SP 2010 to SP2016 via DB attach was pretty smooth, but there seems to be a bug that affects versioning settings for large libraries [More]


Bug | SharePoint 2016 | Feature Pack

Strange Bug - A View that thinks it's a zip file

by JamieMcAllister 3. September 2013 03:19
I recently witnessed a strange error where a List View page became convinced it was a zip file. This stopped all users from accessing the library. Here's what I did about it. [More]


Bug | sharepoint 2010 | SharePoint Designer

Common CAML Problem - Query Tags

by JamieMcAllister 10. May 2012 16:41
A small but common error in CAML queries seems to fox a lot of SharePoint Developers. I document it here in the hope this helps someone. [More]

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.NET | Bug | CAML | Sharepoint | sharepoint 2010

The embarrassing aspect of blogs

by JamieMcAllister 15. March 2011 18:38
Beware of code samples on blogs, especially this one. [More]

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.NET | Blogging | Bug

Faceted Search Intermittent Error - How We Found and Fixed It!

by JamieMcAllister 13. October 2009 21:40
Faceted Search was giving us intermittent failures in Integration. This post describes what steps we took to diagnose and fix the issue. [More]

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Bug | Sharepoint | Faceted Search

Service with a Smile

by JamieMcAllister 4. May 2009 21:46
Microsoft recently contacted me with a view to addressing some of the Variations bugs. [More]

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Bug | Patches | Sharepoint | Variations

Techniques to use when Variations Attack!

by JamieMcAllister 29. August 2008 14:22
Sometimes MOSS Variation just refuse to play ball. This post details the remedial action I took when a Target Variation errored halfway through creation, and I was unable to delete the Variation Label to try again. These techniques could prove useful to anyone who has problems with MOSS Variations. [More]

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Bug | Sharepoint | tp_Fields | Variations

Do MOSS Variations really SUCK?

by JamieMcAllister 22. August 2008 18:42
There's been a lot of negative comment about MOSS Variations. Do MOSS Variations really suck that badly? Well, I've been using them in a production environment for a long time now, and this is what I think. [More]

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Bug | Variations

Broken Variation Links on URL Rename

by JamieMcAllister 12. May 2008 21:24
Variations breaks on this MOSS portal when a Variation Sites url is renamed. This shouldn't happen, but we may have figured out what is causing this behaviour. [More]

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Bug | Sharepoint | Variations

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