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Estimate SQL db Restore Time

If you’ve ever had to restore a large SharePoint or other SQL DB, here’s a handy little T-SQL for guesstimating how long a it’s going to take. Run this when one or more Restore’s are in progress. Note that it would spin up actual TimeRemainingMin’s until it actually picks up speed and get’s going (past 0% in the dialog GUI):

Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions video online now

11-8-2013 6-39-49 PM  Are you a developer for the Microsoft platform, interested in helping your organization collaborate and manage workflow using SharePoint solutions? Take this course to learn the core skills common to most SharePoint development activities. Find out how to work with backend data and front end user interfaces and security. You’ll get some guidelines and best practices that will help you optimize your SharePoint applications. You’ll see some cool demos that will show you how to create an app, deploy it to a catalog, and install it. And you’ll see workflows inside the dramatically enhanced SharePoint Designer. This Jump Start will help you prepare for Exam 70-488.

New-SPEnterpriseSearchIndexComponent could not find part of the path error

When attempting to reorganize your SharePoint 2013 topology you may also want to specify a new path for your search Index. The reason for this might be that you want to have a dedicated drive for a large or busy search index. You can find the general technique for modifying the topology here: http://mmman.itgroove.net/2013/03/changing-the-sharepoint-2013-search-topology/

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  • Keith Tuomi

    That sounds vaguely familiar.. are you sure you’ve explicitly gone into the ellipsis and selected the Task List containing the task you are looking for? It’s an OOTB behaviour which would be exhibited on that web part in it’s native My Tasks home as well- you have to actively select the project groups via checkboxes, the tasks don’t just show up by default.

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