SharePoint 2010 Web Templates

I leverage PowerShell to do a lot of repetitive tasks.  On of the most common for me is creating Site Collections. It is easiest to do this by referencing the Internal of the Web Template.  So I made the below list of all the web templates.     SharePoint 2010 Web Templates List

Analyzing Lync 2013 Central Logging Service output

In my previous blog post, I described the various preset scenarios and how to determine which ones contain our favorite “SIP Stack” provider =) Now the next step is to turn it on and then analyze the output. The Lync Masters blog has created a nice batch script to automate the process. http://masteringlync.com/2012/08/02/centralized-logging-in-lync-2013/ For example,…

Federated Calendar Sharing error 5039 and 5037

With Microsoft technology, Federation has become an overused phrase, taking on multiple meanings depending on the product: Identity Federation (ADFS) Federated Sharing (Exchange Calendars Free/Busy) Instant Message Federation (Lync Online) One technical writer for Microsoft attempted to catalog the various uses of the term and I found it humorous that he failed to mention Lync…

Licensing changes in Lync Server 2013

There is no longer a Standard Edition SKU. If you are running Enterprise edition today, this doesn’t impact you. If you are running Standard edition, this results in a 400% price increase. For more information see: http://www.msdigest.net/2012/11/lync-2013-license-changes/  How many licenses do I need to buy? A license must be assigned for each instance of the…