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SharePoint 2010 – Word Web App cannot open this document error

We recently had an error in one of our SharePoint 2010 farms when a user opened a Word document from a SharePoint library they would see this pop up error  The ULS logs showed:  ….. Failed to create the sandboxed

Posted in Office Web App, Quick Tip, SharePoint 2010

Retrieving/Recovering Secure Store Credentials

I had the need to find the username/password that was saved into a secure store group credential.  After some research I was able to create a script that did the job:

Posted in PowerShell, Quick Tip, SharePoint 2010, SharePoint 2013

SharePoint 2013 Enable Browser Handling for specific file types

By default SharePoint 2013 web applications have the browser file handling level set to strict.  This setting works with the browser to prevent files from being opened automatically by the browser for enhanced security.  Setting this property to permissive would

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SharePoint 2010 Search – Keyword Queries

SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Search has added some compelling features dealing with keyword query syntax giving users added flexibility in locating items via Search.  In this post I’ll demonstrate using examples of free-text queries, operators, and property restrictions to narrow search

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SharePoint 2010 – Creating Actions In External Content Types

SharePoint 2010 Business Connectivity Services (BCS) can be used to surface external Line of Business Data inside of SharePoint presenting the data as if it were a native SharePoint list. This document will describe how to create an action on

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