Inaccessible Logs In SharePoint

I was deploying a SharePoint 2010 web part recently. The deployment completed, including feature activation, but when I put the part on a page, it failed with a correlation ID. The correlation ID didn’t take me far but I noticed this in my log:​ The source was not found, but some or all event logs…

Using SharePoint as your knowledge repository for OpsMgr (#SCOM, #SYSCTR, #SharePoint)

Unless you are running 32-bit operating systems and 32-bit versions of office, there are some challenges in using the company knowledge feature currently available in Operations Manager 2012 (and Operations Manager 2007). For details on the requirements for company knowledge and requirements to use it see: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh212900.aspx What if you could replace that functionality to…

How do I integrate VMware Servers into Service Manager 2012 as Configuration Items? [#SCSM, #SCOM, #SYSCTR, #Veeam]

During a recent client meeting the request was made that we integrate VMware servers which we monitor with Operations Manager 2012 into Service Manager 2012 as Configuration Items (CI’s). We are using Veeam’s VMware monitoring management pack to provide monitoring for VMware in Operations Manager 2012. From a high level these were the steps required…

How to Clear Your Windows 7 Clipboard

Follow these steps to clear your Windows 7 clipboard: Right-click on your desktop, and select New –> Shortcut Copy and paste the following command into the shortcut:cmd /c “echo off | clip” Choose Next. Enter a name for this shortcut such as Clear My Clipboard Double-click the shortcut anytime you want to clear your clipboard.