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Howto setup RBS inside SharePoint 2010


Hello All,

I tried to setup RBS blobs inside SnapManager for SharePoint 6.1 on a Windows 2008 R2 environment with SQL 2008 R2 and SharePoint 2010. But when I try to upload a file I'm getting an error, I think that he cannot find the new location.

I did the following:

At the SharePoint front-end aka central management I enabled the Extender options (not the archiver, but also with the archiver it is not working)

I create a new logical device for the blob storage (a CIFS share on the NetApp)

Inside SMSP manager I select storage optimization --> general settings --> BLOB provider settings --> RBS

Then at the same page I installed the blobs

On the SharePoint front-end aka central management I checked that the RBS is installed

Then inside storage optimization --> extender settings I setup the criteria that filer larger then 1 MB should go on the CIFS share (I didn't migrate existing documents yet)

When I upload a file which is smaller then 1 MB everything goes okay, when the file is larger then 1 MB then I've got an error.

Does someone knows what is going wrong?

Thank you for your help,





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Hi All,

The problem is solved. Apparently SMSP is checking how much space is available during uploading a file into the blobs. My CIFS share was to small. After increasing the space everything was solved.