SharePoint 2010 outgoing email

Outbound smtp email can be set at the farm level (Central Admin –> System Settings –> Configure outgoing e-mail settings) OR at the Web Application Level (Central Admin –> Application Management –> Manage Web Applications –> [select your web app] –> click the General Settings dropdown and select “Outgoing E-mail” Handy to know when you […]


If you get an error in the log that looks like this: Exception thrown storing stream in new SqlRemoteBlob: System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. —> Microsoft.Data.SqlRemoteBlobs.BlobStoreException: There was a generic database error. For more information, see the included exception. —> System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException: Invalid format specification: ‘%hs does not exist.)’ while […]