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Scope of ShortPoint Feature Activation for Farm Solution 2013/2016

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This article is for you if you have just installed ShortPoint Farm Solution on your 2013 or 2016 SharePoint farm and want to control the scope of its activation. By using the options below, you can manage where ShortPoint will be used in your farm and where it will not be available.

Option 1. Web Application Feature

This feature will activate ShortPoint Farm Solution on the web application level. All site collections in this Web Application will have ShortPoint Site Collection feature activated.

Option 2. ShortPoint Site Collection Feature

The feature will activate the ShortPoint on all existing and new sites of current Site Collection. Use this feature if you don't want to activate ShortPoint on the whole web application and have it in all site collections.
You can find the feature by opening the root site of a site collection and going to Site Settings > Site collection features:

You can find ShortPoint feature at this page:

Option 3. ShortPoint Site Feature

If you don't want to activate the ShortPoint on entire Site Collection, then you can activate it only on specific websites using this feature. You can find it at Site Settings > Manage site features:

You can find ShortPoint feature at this page:

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