Function Get-SharePointInstall fails for Foundation

An issue found when repeating installer script with Foundation binaries already in place, the installer fails to detect the product installed and falls over after invoking setup again. Turns out t...

Id #22165 | Release: None | Updated: Wed at 4:00 PM by Emblematic | Created: Wed at 4:00 PM by Emblematic

Can't enable a New Project Web App after Running Installer

Not sure where the bug is, but I found that when running the Installer you cannot enable the pwasite feature. Creating the Farm from scratch does allow this. It fails on "Enable-SPFeature pwasite ...

Id #22161 | Release: AutoSPInstaller for SharePoint 201x | Updated: Feb 5 at 4:33 PM by Bismarck41 | Created: Feb 4 at 5:26 PM by Bismarck41

SP2016 offline prerequisites

Problem with SP2016 offline prerequisites. Replace this two line in PrerequisiteInstaller.exe -ArgumentList : /MSVCRT11:"$env:SPbits\PrerequisiteInstallerFiles\vcredist_x64.exe" /WCFDataServices56...

Id #22153 | Release: None | Updated: Feb 1 at 3:04 PM by paololecchi | Created: Feb 1 at 3:04 PM by paololecchi

Remote server name is case sensitive

a minor issue but easier to fix :-) if you put the same server name in lower and upper case in the config file the remote install is launched twice.

Id #22142 | Release: None | Updated: Jan 12 at 5:39 PM by SpRambler | Created: Jan 12 at 5:39 PM by SpRambler

RemoteInstall not executed

I think the RemoteInstall logic is broken. In my setup the first app server reboots twice. When it finishes setting up the farm it just says that there are other servers in the config file but enab...

Id #22141 | Release: None | Updated: Jan 12 at 5:35 PM by SpRambler | Created: Jan 12 at 5:35 PM by SpRambler

Why Add-SPShellAdmin fails

The error: “Cannot add <user> to the SharePoint_Shell_Access role of the database SharePoint_Config_<Guid>. A possible cause of this error is that the account name was already added to the databas...

Id #22139 | Release: None | Updated: Jan 14 at 2:17 PM by SpRambler | Created: Jan 11 at 12:23 PM by SpRambler

SharePoint 2013 support for SQL 2014

Hi brian, I think it would be helpful to have the script warn you that if you have SQL 2014 you need SharePoint 2013 SP1 + April 2014 CU. Otherwise it just does not work. http://blogs.technet.com...

Id #22138 | Release: None | Updated: Jan 10 at 12:32 PM by SpRambler | Created: Jan 10 at 12:32 PM by SpRambler

Error during "Installing Features"

Hi, I'm unable to install SP2016 beta 2. I'm getting these errors during "Installing Features": - Installing Features... WARNING: Feature PointPublishing\Feature.xml had failed to install for the...

Id #22126 | Release: None | Updated: Sat at 1:08 PM by CatoAntonsen | Created: Dec 28, 2015 at 9:24 PM by CatoAntonsen

The tool was unable to install Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role

Solution: On a clean install of Windows 2012 R2 https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/37cc20db-6cc7-45e0-928c-9a1ddbdab2ae/the-tool-was-unable-to-install-application-server-rol...

Id #22115 | Release: None | Updated: Jan 28 at 9:25 PM by SpRambler | Created: Dec 12, 2015 at 5:40 PM by SpRambler

Minor: userExists function

Hi, The userExists function takes only the user name and checks it against the current domain. that's fine but if I have a test\joe in the xml file and my doman is called whatever.com I still see ...

Id #22114 | Release: None | Updated: Dec 12, 2015 at 3:51 PM by SpRambler | Created: Dec 12, 2015 at 3:51 PM by SpRambler