Why me? Web part errors on new web applications

Oh man, it’s just not my week. After nailing a certificate issue yesterday that killed user profile provisioning, I get an even better one today! I’ve posted it here as a lesson on how not to troubleshoot this issue! The symptoms: I created a brand new web application… Continue reading

More User Profile Sync issues in SP2010: Certificate Provisioning Fun

Wow, isn’t the SharePoint 2010 User Profile Service just a barrel of laughs. Without a bit of context, when you compare it to SP2007, you can do little but shake your head in bewilderment at how complex it now appears. I have a theory about all of this.… Continue reading

Also why I’ve been quiet…

I’m in an airport (again), typing this on my way back from my latest trip to New Zealand – a country I am loving more and more each time I go there. (Anywhere that I can go that uses the same power plugs as back home is a… Continue reading