FAQ

Frequently asked questions about installing ShortPoint into SharePoint Foundation (2013/2016 on-premise) and SharePoint Online (Office 365)

When ShortPoint is installed, what files will be deployed to our farm and where?
Applies To SharePoint 2016 On-Premise SharePoint 2013 On-Premise Answer For the farm installation we are using WSP-based global deployment. ...
Mon, 10 Aug, 2020 at 12:37 PM
Does ShortPoint add any DLL to our Global Assembly Cache?
Applies To SharePoint 2016 On-Premise SharePoint 2013 On-Premise Answer Yes, you should be able to find the DLLs at <SystemDrive>\Windows...
Mon, 10 Aug, 2020 at 12:37 PM
Will ShortPoint be deployed globally when we add WSP?
Applies To SharePoint 2016 On-Premise SharePoint 2013 On-Premise Answer Yes, ShortPoint Adds all of its files to different folders and assemblies und...
Mon, 10 Aug, 2020 at 12:38 PM
We dont want to install ShortPoint on few of our web applications / site collections, what should we do?
Applies To SharePoint 2016 On-Premise SharePoint 2013 On-Premise Answer As explained in ShortPoint installed globally question, ShortPoint deploy ...
Mon, 10 Aug, 2020 at 12:39 PM
Does ShortPoint change any of our existing other files?
Applies To SharePoint 2016 On-Premise SharePoint 2013 On-Premise Answer No, Everything about ShortPoint is installed in separate folders and all our ...
Mon, 10 Aug, 2020 at 12:39 PM
How can I activate ShortPoint on other web applications later?
Applies To SharePoint 2016 On-Premise SharePoint 2013 On-Premise Answer Please refer to our feature activation article for detailed instructions 
Mon, 10 Aug, 2020 at 12:39 PM
ShortPoint designs no longer display. What is the reason?
Applies To SharePoint On-Premise 2016 SharePoint On-Premise 2013 Answer If the page or the theme you designed with ShortPoint is not showing, then yo...
Mon, 10 Aug, 2020 at 12:40 PM
What entries ShortPoint WSP put in web.config of my web application?
Applies To SharePoint 2016 On-Premise SharePoint 2013 On-Premise Answer ShortPoint WSP add a safe control entry under Configuration > SharePoint &...
Mon, 10 Aug, 2020 at 12:40 PM
Can I install ShortPoint on both Tenant and Site Collection App Catalog?
Yes, you can. If on a specific site collection App Catalog, you have it installed at both level, you will see both apps in you Apps to Add list.
Thu, 29 Nov, 2018 at 12:20 PM
Can I install ShortPoint on both Tenant and Site Collection App Catalog?
Yes, you can. If on a specific site collection App Catalog, you have it installed at both level, you will see both apps in you Apps to Add list.
Thu, 29 Nov, 2018 at 12:20 PM