Author Archives: Stu

Restart Services Script

Looking for a PowerShell script to restart important services across a SharePoint farm? Look no further because all you need is here 🙂 The script below, initiated by calling the Restart-Services function, restarts the following services on all SharePoint servers … Continue reading

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Alternate to CAML Or

In is a lesser known CAML operator that I’d like to bring to more peoples attention. When writing CAML and you want to restrict the results by a multi value field equaling two or more values, you’d write something like: … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2016 On-Premises

With the next version on SharePoint due sometime during the second half of this year, it’s good to hear that Microsoft are still very much continuing to provide an on-premise version. There’s been a lot of chatter recently about this … Continue reading

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Shrink CrawlStore Database

A useful script for running on your dev\uat environments to free valuable disk space. The crawl store database can grow quite significantly over time. First of all, the PowerShell script: # Load the SharePoint assembly – change the version to … Continue reading

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Crimbo

Happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year to all! 🙂

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