Backup Metadata enumeration failed Sharepoint 2013/DPM 2012

Microsoft released RU3 for DPM 2012 SP1. Finally I was able to upgrade the DPM Agent on SharePoint 2013 as I kept getting an error when trying to Protect SQL. The updated agent installed fine, first initial sync when perfect until it finished with the above error. Here are the Read more…

SharePoint 2013 User Profile Import error

Today I came across the following error below logged almost every 2 min in event viewer. The Execute method of job definition Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles.UserProfileImportJob threw an exception. More information is included below. Generic Error. Upon investigation I found that the 2 FIM Services (ForeFront Identity Manager) were disabled in the Services Read more…

SharePoint Server 2013 June CU

I upgraded my SharePoint Server to the latest June update today. It is a massive hotfix download 1.8GB. The install is pretty straight forward, after you have downloaded the file you extract it to a folder. I normally open SharePoint Powershell as Administrator and then navigate to the folder where Read more…