Monday, September 08, 2014

New-SPTrustedIdentityTokenIssuer Exception of type 'System.ArgumentException' was thrown

Error Message 

New-SPTrustedIdentityTokenIssuer: Exception of type 'System.ArgumentException' was thrown.

Solutions

Ensure:


  • The name of the SPTrustedLoginProvider is not been using
  • The length of the name is less than 50
  • The certificate is not been using

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Missing on {ServerName} Error even after patch is Installed

Are you getting an error "Missing on  {Servername}" even after installing the patch?

Something like this ?

Try running the powershell command  Get-SPProduct –local  in the server where the patch is showing up as missing  and if are having good day, it will take care of the issue and on refresh the message will go away


If running the command gives you Goose bumps, than dont worry its just a get operation. More here :
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff607885(v=office.15).aspx




Parsing Log/Text files

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