Daily Archives: September 2, 2009


Resolving SharePoint Event ID Error 6398 and 6872

Synopsis You may see the following error in your Windows Application Log after making modifications to your SharePoint Farm especially surrounding Incoming Mail Server Settings. Resolution This could be due in part to the following: Access level of these Local Groups where SMTP services is installed. The two accounts are […]


SharePoint Error Event ID: 104 – Failed to Connect to the Configuration Database

Error: When you attempt to join a member server to a Web Farm you receive the error below   Resolution:  More than likely you have either WSS installed on the server trying to connect or a previous installation of WSS/MOSS with Databases still mounted   Verify under “Add Remove Program” […]