Cross Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) HTTP header values in SharePoint Server 2016 has been hard coded by the SharePoint Product Group. Since SharePoint only accepts OAuth for CORS requests, and not user authentication such as cookies, Cross Site Request Forgery is a non-issue as origin validation does not need to take place when using OAuth. As such, setting Allow-Cross-Origin-Request to ‘*’ becomes a non-issue. Here is the code used
Microsoft Identity Manager required the use of the NoILMUsed property on the User Profile Service Application in SharePoint Server 2016 due to a bug that has now been fixed with the release of the February 2017 Public Update. There’s a catch, though… the required timer job isn’t installed due to a bug. With the February 2017 Public Update release, a new timer job named ExternalIdentityManagerMembershipsAndRelationshipsJob is inc
The SharePoint 2016 February 2017 Updates have been released. SharePoint Server 2016 (sts-x-none): https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3141515/february-14-2017-update-for-sharepoint-server-2016-kb3141515 SharePoint Server 2016 (wssloc): https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3141517/february-21-2017-update-for-sharepoint-server-2016-kb3141517 Office Updates: Consider using the SharePoint Patch Cmdlets available at SharePoint Updates for yo
The SharePoint 2013 January 2017 Cumulative Updates have been released: SharePoint Foundation: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3141479 SharePoint Server 2013: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3141481 Project Server 2013: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3141480 Office Updates: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3214449 Consider using the SharePoint Patch Cmdlets available at SharePoint Updates for your farm!
The SharePoint 2016 January 2017 Updates have been released. SharePoint Server 2016 (sts-x-none): https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3141486 SharePoint Server 2016 (wssloc): https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3141487 Office Updates: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3214449 Consider using the SharePoint Patch Cmdlets available at SharePoint Updates for your farm!
MinRole compliance is available via Central Administration, but what if you needed to determine MinRole compliance via PowerShell? There’s no simple property via or any other similar PowerShell methods. Instead, we must use reflection. Reflection is generally unsupported by Microsoft, so do keep that in mind. This script is simple, use the SharePoint Management Shell (so we don’t have to manually load the assembly) and just make sure