How to Easily Delete Orphaned Items and Fix Corruption in Content Databases in Windows SharePoint Services 2.0

Posted by on May 15, 2018 in SharePoint Errors |

For a long time, I had been using a single SPS 2003 content database. The database possibly became corrupt when one of our drives went down. To fix this, I was initially thinking of adding a new content database to the site and then deleting the old one. But this was certainly not a good idea as I would have lost all my valuable data this way. Moreover, if the content database was a default one, I could not be easily removed from the Manage...

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How to fix SharePoint Error: Exception from HRESULT: 0x80040E14

Posted by on Mar 24, 2018 in SharePoint Errors |

Have you got this error message when you connect to your Windows SharePoint Services Web site: Exception from HRESULT: 0x80040E14. Troubleshoot issues with Windows SharePoint Services. If this error occurs you are not unable to perform these actions: 1.Edit columns on a list 2.Import a spreadsheet 3.Add choices to a choice field To resolve this error, use the Stsadm.exe command-line tool to force an upgrade of the content databases. To do this,...

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How to resolve “Unable to connect database” Error

Posted by on Feb 15, 2018 in SharePoint Errors |

Some times when we open SharePoint sites it display this error: Unable to connect to the database STS_Config on server01\SharePoint. Check the database connection information and make sure that the database server is running. Possible cause of this issue: When the SharePoint Timer Service tries to contact the configuration database when the computer starts or shuts down. By default, the configuration database in Windows SharePoint Services is...

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Most common reasons of SharePoint server corruption & how to resolve it

Posted by on Jan 21, 2018 in SharePoint Errors |

MS SharePoint server get corrupt due to many reasons like application malfunctioning, hard disk crash, improper system shutdown, mdf file corruption, hardware failure,  system errors, virus attack & human errors etc. Most common errors list that occur after SharePoint server, SharePoint database & SharePoint site corruption: An unexpected error has occurred Unable to connect to database Server Error in ‘/_vti_bin’ Application Object...

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