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.  T...
Wed, 21 Nov, 2018 at 11:28 AM
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\Mi...
Wed, 21 Nov, 2018 at 11:28 AM
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 under ...
Wed, 21 Nov, 2018 at 11:28 AM
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 i...
Wed, 21 Nov, 2018 at 11:29 AM
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 Jav...
Wed, 21 Nov, 2018 at 11:27 AM
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 
Wed, 21 Nov, 2018 at 11:30 AM
ShortPoint designs no longer display. What is the reason?
Applies To SharePoint On-Premise 2016 SharePoint On-Premise 2013 Answer If the page page or the theme you designed with ShortPoint is not showing, th...
Tue, 20 Nov, 2018 at 3:51 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 -...
Wed, 21 Nov, 2018 at 11:31 AM
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 2:20 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 2:20 PM