Posts By Ejaz Hussain

After deploying several event receivers to a variety of lists I found that one of the event receivers did not seem to be working, but instead was firing a old version of the DLL.

So, to check that it was indeed attached, I ran the following PowerShell command.

After running this I discovered that one of the event receivers had been attached to the list twice! I’m not entirely sure why or how this happened, but my problem was resolved by deleting the duplicate receivers and reattaching it once. Read more

If you designed a custom master page for your SharePoint 2016 and the ribbon is in your way, SharePoint has a built-in control that lets you hide it from  anonymous users  in few easy steps. Open and check-out your master page, find where your ribbon control starts or look for

wrap your publishing ribbon control in SPSecurityTrimmedControl

Don’t forget to set the correct permissions in the Permissions attribute. Here are few of the choices SPSecurityTrimmedControl allows: Read more

I have completed a Single-Server installation of SharePoint Server 2016 with Database server on a separate machine in the domain. I am sharing the installation details here which can be helpful for many who are new to SharePoint. The installation is similar to the older versions of SharePoint except MinRoleTopolgy which is introduced for the first time in SharePoint 2016. Read more