Category Archives: SharePoint 2016

Failed to Register SharePoint Services in PSConfig (Fix)

Unfortunately this happens on Stand Alone servers more often than you would think. Good news is that there is a really quick way to fix this.

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Open up Regedit and browse to:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office Server\15\LauncherSettings 
Create the following key:Type: DWORD
Name: AcknowledgedRunningOnAppServer 
Value: 1

Then do the same thin in the following registry:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office Server\15\LoadBalancerSettings

No need to restart, just rerun PSConfig and you should be good to go.



The Future of SharePoint

SharePoint 2016 – The Future Starts Now!!

The new Promo video about SharePoint 2016!!!

SharePoint -What is new!!!

SharePoint 2016 – Project Template for Visual Studio Available

Microsoft Office Developers Tools for Visual Studio 2015 includes the templates for developing SharePoint farm and sandboxed solutions for SharePoint 2016.


Before you install,  you need to have Visual Studio 2015 Installed




What’s deprecated or removed from SharePoint Server 2016 Release Candidate

Learn about the features and functionality that are deprecated or removed in SharePoint Server 2016 Release Candidate

SharePoint Foundation
Standalone Install mode
ForeFront Identity Manager client (FIM)
SharePoint BI capabilities
Tags and Notes


New and improved features in SharePoint Server 2016 Release Candidate


This section provides detailed descriptions of the new and updated features in SharePoint Server 2016 Release Candidate.

Access Services plus Access client and server
Central Administration is no longer provisioned on all servers by default
Compliance features
Document Library accessibility
Encrypted connections
Fast Site Collection Creation
Filenames – expanded support for special characters
Hybrid in SharePoint 2016
Identify and search for sensitive content in both SharePoint 2016 and OneDrive documents.
Image and Video previews
Information Rights Management
Large file support
MinRole farm topology
Mobile experience
New controls for working with OneDrive for Business
Open Document Format (ODF) available for document libraries
Project Server 2016 Release Candidate
Power Pivot add-in and Power View are now available to use with SharePoint Server 2016 Release Candidate
Sharing improvements
SMTP Connection Encryption
SMTP ports (non-default)

SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview Quick Start Guide

Quick Start Guide for Single Server Farms



Sharepoint Server 2016 Preview Technet IT – Documentation


SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview – Office Mechanics show

Learn more about SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview and see many of these updates in action on this week’s Office Mechanics show: