Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID {OFFICE14-0005-0000-0000-000000000000} failed due to the following error 8007042d

When browsing the settings for the Search Service Application in SharePoint 2010, I received the error “Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID {OFFICE14-0005-0000-0000-000000000000} failed due to the following error 8007042d”. I checked the SharePoint Server Search Service “SharePoint Server Search 14” in the services MMC and noticed that the service was Stopped … Continue reading Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID {OFFICE14-0005-0000-0000-000000000000} failed due to the following error 8007042d

Permission Policies: Administering SharePoint 2010 web site without site collection administrator role

In many situations, customers have security teams and audit teams. They ask for granting users permissions to view audit web analytic reports, manage only security and permissions of users....etc. In most organizations, granting "site collection administrator" role to these teams is simply unacceptable. One of the pretty features in SharePoint 2010 is the ability to add … Continue reading Permission Policies: Administering SharePoint 2010 web site without site collection administrator role

Exchange 2010 Disclaimer is not working after upgrading from Exchange 2007

You may face this problem after upgrading from Exchange 2007 to Exchange 2010.   During Implementation of Exchange 2010 the old transport rules will be copied from Exchange 2007 to Exchange 2010 new location (the format and location of the transport rules are changed in 2010). However you may have the disclaimer is working fine … Continue reading Exchange 2010 Disclaimer is not working after upgrading from Exchange 2007

Outlook 2007, Exchange with Wildcard Certificate

This blog will explain the possible issues that you may face when using wildcard certificate in Exchange 2010, especially during the upgrade from Exchange 2007 to Exchange 2010.   In this scenario we will use tailspin.com domain. The normal upgrade scenario is to implement and configure Exchange 2010 CAS with the wildcard certificate, then import … Continue reading Outlook 2007, Exchange with Wildcard Certificate