Document Icon Link in SharePoint List not working

Problem Clicking on a document icon does not link you to the document. Solution Microsoft has published a fix for this issue. Create a file called fldtypes_docicon.xsl and copy the XSLT code supplied by Microsoft into the file. Move the file to the following location: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\XSL Code and instructions available […]

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June 2011 CU Woes – Workaround for InfoPath forms error

Problem After installing June 2011 CU for SharePoint 2010 Server, you start to get errors in your InfoPath form. After disabling Security Validation in the Web Application General Settings, you realised that you cannot create anything from the UI. Solution As a work-around, you need to modify FormServer.aspx located under \Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server […]

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Using Get-SPLogEvent to retrieve logs based on correlation id

As an administrator, one of the most common tasks I get is to troubleshoot “unexpected errors”. While the ULS log viewer is very handy, the log files are very large and tedious to go through (especially in a live environment). Most errors in SharePoint come with a correlation ID. As long as you have this, […]

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