SharePoint 2010 Project – Foster – Part 2

Dear Friends,

I am happy to see some of the responses and emails regarding the project.  I hope you have already gone through the previous part of Requirement Specification.

So please find the second part of the project named FOSTER.

Part 2: Detailed Design


Please download the above link and try to implement the solution.  Meantime I will come up with the Part 3: The Actual Solution.

Note: After downloading you might need to Unblock the file to start reading.

7 thoughts on “SharePoint 2010 Project – Foster – Part 2

  1. krishna says:

    i followed the previous one the second part marvelous and simply superb and golden guide for beginners to understand a project.i would like to share this book link in facebook if u permit me to reach more again thank you

    1. Jean Paul says:

      I would love to hear that!!!
      Please go ahead Krishna.. I wanted to make our efforts to reach more people.. So they can cruise on SharePoint!!

  2. Shiju Joseph says:

    Thanks for your valuable sharing .
    Am getting an error while creating a site collection .The msg like
    Log Name: Application
    Source: System.ServiceModel
    Date: 7/4/2012 6:33:01 PM
    Event ID: 3
    Task Category: WebHost
    Level: Error
    Keywords: Classic
    User: SYSTEM
    Computer: TEST-06.local
    WebHost failed to process a request.
    Sender Information: System.ServiceModel.ServiceHostingEnvironment+HostingManager/17653682
    Exception: System.ServiceModel.ServiceActivationException: The service ‘/SecurityTokenServiceApplication/securitytoken.svc’ cannot be activated due to an exception during compilation. The exception message is: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation.. —> System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. —> System.InvalidOperationException: The farm is unavailable.
    at Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.Claims.SPSecurityTokenServiceManager.get_Local()
    at Microsoft.SharePoint.IdentityModel.SPSecurityTokenServiceConfiguration..ctor()
    — End of inner exception stack trace —
    at System.RuntimeTypeHandle.CreateInstance(RuntimeType type, Boolean publicOnly, Boolean noCheck, Boolean& canBeCached, RuntimeMethodHandle& ctor, Boolean& bNeedSecurityCheck)
    at System.RuntimeType.CreateInstanceSlow(Boolean publicOnly, Boolean fillCache)
    at System.RuntimeType.CreateInstanceImpl(Boolean publicOnly, Boolean skipVisibilityChecks, Boolean fillCache)
    at System.Activator.CreateInstance(Type type, Boolean nonPublic)
    at System.RuntimeType.CreateInstanceImpl(BindingFlags bindingAttr, Binder binder, Object[] args, CultureInfo culture, Object[] activationAttributes)
    at System.Activator.CreateInstance(Type type, BindingFlags bindingAttr, Binder binder, Object[] args, CultureInfo culture, Object[] activationAttributes)
    at Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust.WSTrustServiceHostFactory.CreateSecurityTokenServiceConfiguration(String constructorString)
    at Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.WSTrust.WSTrustServiceHostFactory.CreateServiceHost(String constructorString, Uri[] baseAddresses)
    at Microsoft.SharePoint.IdentityModel.SPSecurityTokenServiceHostFactory.CreateServiceHost(String constructorString, Uri[] baseAddresses)
    at System.ServiceModel.ServiceHostingEnvironment.HostingManager.CreateService(String normalizedVirtualPath)
    at System.ServiceModel.ServiceHostingEnvironment.HostingManager.ActivateService(String normalizedVirtualPath)
    at System.ServiceModel.ServiceHostingEnvironment.HostingManager.EnsureServiceAvailable(String normalizedVirtualPath)
    — End of inner exception stack trace —
    at System.ServiceModel.ServiceHostingEnvironment.HostingManager.EnsureServiceAvailable(String normalizedVirtualPath)
    at System.ServiceModel.ServiceHostingEnvironment.EnsureServiceAvailableFast(String relativeVirtualPath)
    Process Name: w3wp
    Process ID: 5652

    Please share your ideas to solve this .Thanks

    1. Jean Paul says:

      Hello Shiju,

      I believe the underlying WCF / STS binaries are not in perfect condition.
      You can try doing the following:
      – Run the Product and configuration wizard to fix it

      If still the problem persists:
      – Use the Service Pack 1 update for SharePoint (

      1. Shiju Joseph says:

        Hi Jean Paul
        Very much appreciate your valuable help! i solved the issue.


  3. Sreejith says:

    Thank you for your effort.
    I am a beginner in Sharepoint.
    This is really helpful for people like me.

    1. Jean Paul says:

      You are Welcome Mr. Sreejith!
      I appreciate your time to note on the effort.

      Please go ahead with the project documents and I am there with the solution soon!

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