Unable to save site as template “unexpected error has occurred”

User has raised the problem ticket by mentioning facing problem while save site as template, additionally the templates are getting saved in the solution gallery but not able to activate it also.

Difference between Site page and Application page

Site Page : Site pages are pages that are created, edited, and customized by end users. They are primarily used for the content in a site. Site pages come in two types—a standard page and a Web Parts page. A… Read More ›

Access Requests Explained for SharePoint 2013 – With a Script to Assign Default Groups

One of the features of SharePoint that has been around is the ability for users that need access to a site, and are denied access, through the “Request Access” process. To enable or review these settings, go to “Settings” >… Read More ›

How it works: SharePoint’s Site Use Confirmation and automatic Deletion setting

Recently, I was asked exactly how the Site Confirmation and Deletion feature works in SharePoint? Does the timer restart when a user visits the site? Does the feature look at the some field and then reset the value in a… Read More ›

SharePoint 2013 Host Name Site Collections

Intro to Host Name Site Collections (HNSC) Host Name Site Collections are the answer to simplifying and consolidating SharePoint Farm/s.   Let’s assume a SharePoint Farm has 5 web applications each mapped to a unique application pool.   While this gives you… Read More ›

Get icon for different file types SharePoint2010

If you are working in custom search and your search result in returning various file types like html, pdf, excel or word etc. and you want to show a small icon for corresponding file types then this article will help… Read More ›

Follow sites SharePoint 2013

Just a few small steps and the issue will be solved!!!! following day i ran into a issue where i need to follow a site updates i.e. receive content, site or documents updates from news feeds. Surprisingly when i clicked… Read More ›