Richard Dzien
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Installation with SIF error. "You must remove all users with password before setting the containment property to NONE"
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It sounds like you still have a database or maybe a user left over. How did you remove the failed installs? If you are running from the example script in the download comment out and in the Install-...

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Unable to uninstall Sitecore 9.1 and getting "No registration found for extension 'RemoveSQLDatabase' of type 'Task'"
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You are missing the SQLServer module. Either run the prerequisites.json file which will install that and any missing prerequisites or: Install-Module -Name SQLServer if you are just missing the ...

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Sitecore 9.1 Install Install-SitecoreConfiguration : Cannot retrieve the dynamic parameters for the cmdlet. Unrecognized escape sequence
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It looks like you have edited the file and put the path to CertPath parameter in the .json file. This isn't a problem in itself, but you haven't escaped the \'s (Which you must do in .json) change: ...

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Show actual command being executed by Sitecore Installation Framework
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There isn't an option in SIF to make it show the final assembled command that is run for every task. However if you add -Verbose to the Install-SitecoreConfiguration command you will get some extra ...

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Error while running Uninstall-SitecoreConfiguration SIF method
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This is a bug in SIF/ Set-content. This is now fixed in version 2.1, run Update-Module -Name SitecoreInstallFramework . It's caused by another application, usually Chrome or VS code taking control ...

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Getting "Could not load file or assembly 'netstandard'" while installing Sitecore 9.1
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I have seen this on machines that need a reboot following the running of the prerequisites.json. The last task of prerequites.json should tell you if a reboot is required. They are usually needed ...

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Install Sitecore 9.1 Cannot validate argument on parameter 'DnsName' - parameter doesn't exist in the json config
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The DNSName variable used by the CreateRootCert task is taken from that SIF variable. As it has a default, you don't need to supply anything. The error you got would have been from the ...

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Certificate error when initializing the XConnect website
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There are some bugs in SIF 1.x's certificate generation that were fixed in SIF 2.0. This meant that some of the configs from SIF 1.x caused problems with SIF 2.0 due to workarounds in the 9.0.x ...

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Get-CimInstance : Invalid namespace while installing Sitecore 9.1
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This suggests that you are missing the win32_service class in WMI for some reason. You should be able to repeat the error by running: Get-CimInstance -Class Win32_Service https://blogs.technet....

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XP Scaled (XP1) how to validate installed application in each server are correct?
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You should be able to test all this, by making sure all of the xconnect sites work from the CM server. Most will just return a time if you browse to the homepage. Further to that just checking ...

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Is it possible to edit items via SIF
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If you can do it in Powershell, there is a good chance you can configure it within SIF. Read the docs on how the tasks are created. You will probably need to use the Register feature to allow you to ...

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xConnect Instances need to be Anonymous or Windows authentication?
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SIF shoudln't be installing the instances with any special authentication. Anonymous is what is required. I wonder if the IIS defaults have been modified such that it creates a site with ...

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What if the xConnect instances are down?
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Well i just tried on an otherwise empty install of 9.1. At least the homepage and a basic edit and publish would work. Other stuff like Experience Profile would just say An error has occurred. It ...

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