Increase SharePoint Workflow performance and reliability

April 21, 2015By Maarten PeetersPowerShell, SharePoint No Comments

We encountered several scenario’s where workflows did not start correctly or the workflow did not continue after a pause action. 1 error we have seen is as follows: AutoStart Workflow: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException —> System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (0x8102008A): <nativehr>0x8102008a</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack> at Microsoft.SharePoint.Library.SPRequestInternalClass.AddWorkflowToListItem(String bstrUrl, String bstrListName, Int32 lItemID, Int32 lItemLevel, Int32 lItemVersion, Guid workflowPackageId, Guid& pWorkflowInstanceId, Guid workflowTaskListId, String bstrStatusFieldInternalName, Int32 … Read More

Unlock SharePoint Site Collections

June 19, 2014By Maarten PeetersPowerShell, SharePoint No Comments

You can lock or unlock SharePoint Site Collections manually but it’s also possible your Site Collection gets locked by SharePoint. A Site Collection backup for example locks the Site Collection during backup and this lock will remain in place if the backup could not be completed. Your Site Collection can also be in Maintenance Mode … Read More