In many cases and before we deploy any new changes to SharePoint, we would like to take a backup of existing solution for rollback scenarios.
To export or save the WSP file from SharePoint, you can use the below Power Shell script
$farm = Get-SPFarm
$file = $farm.Solutions.Item("MyFirstSP.wsp").SolutionFile
You may needs in some conditions ask crawler to re-index a specific website.
To do this, follow below steps:
Site Settings >> Search and Offline Availability >> Reindex site
When sending Arabic emails from SharePoint 2016, the received email look like corrupted as questions marks like ?????
Central Administration >> System Settings >> Configure outgoing e-mail settings
From Character set, choose 65001 (Unicode UTF-8)
In SharePoint 2016 HIVE folder “C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions”
There are 3 number folders:
So now, where the “/_layouts/” folder mapped?
15 folder was added for compatibility backward with v15 sites.
You can discover this using IIS as following
To create a custom SharePoint list, please follow the below steps:
Go to Settings Gear >> Site contents
Click on add an app
Click on Custom List
Add your list name, consider it like a table in SQL Server and then click Create
After SharePoint create you list, you find your list as below
Click on your list name, in our case Customers
Now, you can create by clicking on “new item”
Fill the required data and click on Save
Suppose you have an windows authentication web app (NTLM) and you need to post or compose an HTTP request using Fiddler.
You will get the below error.
Go to Fiddler > Composer > Options
Check “Automatically Authenticate”
To Get IIS website ID, please follow the below steps
Right click on website > Manage Website > Advanced Settings…