Showing posts from January, 2013

SharePoint 2013 two new columns "GeoLocation and Related Items"

GeoLocation Related Items (You will find this column in Task list)GeoLocation 
Integrating location and map features SharePoint 2013 introducing new column type “geolocation”; New column GEO location added help to specify the location using BING map. By default this column not visible in the UI. You can add this column by code also available in MSDN link
Above link shows how to create the geolocation using the Client object model.  private static void AddGeolocationField()
            // change "http:// localhost" with your sharepoint server name
            ClientContext context = new ClientContext(@"http://Mysite");
            //Replace the <List Title> with valid list name.
            List oList = context.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("GeoLocationlist");

            //DisplayName will be displayed as the name of the newly added L…

SharePoint: Application pool XXX has been disabled. Windows Process Activation Service (WAS) encountered a failure when it started a worker process to serve the application pool.

Web front end Error 503 Service Unavailable This error comes when your Password retention policy kicks in then services that running using service account stop working  or the password has been changed of one of your service account that currently running/used in SharePoint Application pool. You will see the following error message to your event logs. To read more about the service account.

The solution of this problem you need to reconfigure the same identity pool account.. Following steps.

Open IIS navigate to the server application pool.Select application pool .right click on it click to the advance settings option.Under process model group select identity click the  ... button.Choose custom account option select set.enter the username and passwordclick OK