Get all SharePoint database sizes

October 4, 2013By Maarten PeetersPowerShell, SharePoint No Comments

SharePoint creates 15+ databases during installation and configuration and it’s possible you want to know the size of each database without connecting to the database server or manually checking each size. You can easily get the size of each database using the following PowerShell one-liner: Get-SPDatabase | Sort-Object disksizerequired -desc | %{write-host  “Size: $($_.disksizerequired/1mb)MB – … Read More

SharePoint 2010: An error has occurred with Access Services

July 23, 2013By Maarten PeetersPowerShell, SharePoint No Comments

I received the following error while working with Access Databases in SharePoint 2010. “An error has occurred” with no further information. It worked after I refreshed the browser 3-5 times and failed again the 6th time. The following messages appeared in the ULS Viewer which I have seen before. Error while executing web part: System.StackOverflowException: … Read More