Category Archives: General

SPFx – Troubleshooting Yeoman Generator

SharePoint Framework (SPFx) is a page and web part model that provides full support for client-side SharePoint development. You can use modern web technologies and tools to build productive experiences and apps that are responsive and mobile ready. To start the development environment, you have to install following tools: NodeJS Yeoman Gulp You will also… Read More »

OWASP Top Ten to Secure SharePoint Public Site (Part 2)

In part 1, I elaborate what was the challenge in SharePoint default configuration and the default response header produced by WFE. Part-2, I will show how to clean response header and add additional layer of protection. From standard SharePoint deployment, we add a reverse proxy that will act as medium between the user (external client)… Read More »

SharePoint 2016: How to Change Server Role after Provisioning

  SharePoint 2016 installation offer minimal role configuration where Administrator can choose from one of different roles: Single Server Farm Front End Application Distributed Cache Search Custom You will choose the role during installation, and the installer will activate only specific services based on selected role. So, then how can we change the role after… Read More »

SharePoint Farm Version Number

Many of our folks in the field rely on SharePoint Farm Version number information in Central Administration to compare the patch level between servers. While this number is showing the latest SharePoint Foundation, it doesn’t always mean that you have a completely patched SharePoint farm. The reason, because Microsoft releases many different type of patches:… Read More »