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Softvative Best of 2015

Sunday, January 3rd, 2016

Softvative’s – Best of 2015

The year 2015 has been great. Following is the list of our most viewed blog posts in year 2015. (These were not all published in 2015 though)Softvative Best of 2015

  1. Four ways to Get Report of SharePoint Folders and Files for a Library
  2. Yammer Feed Integration with SharePoint Online Common Issues
  3. Sharepoint Document Management Best Practices
  4. SharePoint Excel Data Refresh Common Issues
  5. Excel Web Services Unable to process request
  6. Primer on Sharepoint Excel DataRefresh Settings
  7. Linked Excel Files and SharePoint
  8. How to Check in your own Project that is checked out to you in another session on MS Project Server
  9. Common Errors in SharePoint Visio Services
  10. Marrying CSV file type with Microsoft Excel with SharePoint as the Chaperone


Following is the list of some of top searches for year 2015 on our blog posts.Top for 2015

  2. sharepoint document management best practices
  3. file plan report sharepoint
  4. all symantec protection engines are offline or disabled
  5. the sharepoint website has exceeded the storage quota limit sharepoint2013 mysite
  6. what are the common issues with yammer
  7. enhanced features s6
  8. description:event 5239 (excel services application) of severity ‘error’ occurred


SharePoint 2010 Kerberos Delegation

Monday, May 5th, 2014
Kerberos Delegation Can Cross Domain Boundry Can Cross Forest Boundary
Basic Yes No
Constrained No No
Have the SharePoint and external data on same Active Directory Domain
SharePoint Service Application Kerberos Delegation Type
Excel Services Constrained Delegation
Performance Point Services Constrained Delegation
InfoPath Forms Services Constrained Delegation
Visio Services Constrained Delegation
BDC / BCS Basic or Constrained Delegation
Access Services Basic or Constrained Delegation
SQL Reporting Services SSRS Basic or Constrained Delegation
MS Project Server Basic or Constrained Delegation
1. Kerberos delegation method can only change from basic to constrained as identity travels between services to services
2. Services require translation of claims based credentials to Windows credentials. The Process of translation uses C2WTS service
3. C2WTS must be constrained

Excerpt from:

Configuring Kerberos Authentication for Sharepioint 2010 Products

Microsoft Partner Programs Options for Businesses

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

Microsoft offers lots of resources and partner programs for partners and startups.

Here is the link on Microsoft Partner channels you can use for your company.

Six MS Partner Channels for Companies

Microsoft Bizpark is free for startup, privately held and under $1M business. These options will give you access to Microsoft resources to help you grow the business.