SharePoint 2016 Preview Install – First look

SharePoint 2016 Preview was released yesterday on Aug 24. Download from here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=48712 Announcement: https://blogs.office.com/2015/08/24/announcing-availability-of-sharepoint-server-2016-it-preview-and-cloud-hybrid-search/ After installing, here are my comments as I walk through for noticeable changes: Similar to Office 365, there is a similar 'App Launcher' at the top left. Newsfeed, OneDrive and Sites sit under your personal My Site. http://<hostname>/my/personal/<username>/... 2. Under List Settings, there … Continue reading SharePoint 2016 Preview Install – First look

Preparing Developer Virtual Machine for SharePoint 2016 Preview

In anticipation for the SharePoint Server 2016 Preview release this month of August 2015, I have prepared a Hyper-V virtual machine for development and evaluation purposes. System Requirements http://blogs.technet.com/b/wbaer/archive/2015/05/12/what-s-new-in-sharepoint-server-2016-installation-and-deployment.aspx Scenario Deployment type and scale Processor RAM Hard disk Database server running a single SQL instance Development or evaluation installation with the minimum recommended services 64-bit, … Continue reading Preparing Developer Virtual Machine for SharePoint 2016 Preview