Adding YouTube Video to SharePoint 2013

To add YouTube video to your existing Assets Library in SharePoint 2013 follow the steps below.

Go to your video in YouTube site

Go to SharePoint and create new video in your library as below

This will open a new screen as below

Click OK

Now the video is ready to be save in SharePoint 2013 Asset Library


HTTP Error 404.2 – Not Found – WCF on Windows 7 and IIS7.5

When deploying a WCF service to IIS7 on top of Windows 7 and browse it, you may got the following error

HTTP Error 404.2 – Not Found

The page you are requesting cannot be served because of the ISAPI and CGI Restriction list settings on the Web server.

Solution Open IIS Manager This will open the below screen. httperror403 Put check on below screen After the two changes, the screen should be like below Try now

New Document Disabled in PowerPivot Gallery

When you create a new PowerPivot site and go to Power Pivot Gallery, you find the “New Document” disabled by default.


Go to “Library Settings

Click on “Advanced settings

Choose “Yes” in “Allow management of content types?

Now,,,, fixed

Manage content and structure in SharePoint 2013

In SharePoint 2010, there was a link for “Manage content and structure” as below image.

In SharePoint 2013, this link has been removed from this menu.

So, where is the link??

Site Settings è Site Administration

Here is a screen shot

Get HTTP Sub status Number for Troubleshooting

When you get an error like 401,404 or 500 you want to troubleshoot it, the first thing you should do is determine what “type” (i.e. HTTP sub status).

Go to %SYSTEMROOT%\System32\LogFiles\W3SVC########\

Replace ########with the number in the above screen

EX: %SYSTEMROOT%\System32\LogFiles\W3SVC86032275\

The W3C log entries look like the following, with the HTTP status, substatus, and Win32
error codes highlighted.


For all HTTP Status code, visit here : The HTTP status code in IIS 7.0, IIS 7.5, and IIS 8.0