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ManageEngine SharePoint Manager Plus

System requirements

This section lists out the minimum system requirements that is required to install and work with SharePoint Manager Plus

  • Hardware requirements
  • Software requirements
  • Supported SharePoint platforms

Hardware requirements

Hardware Recommended requirement
Processor P4; 1.9 GHz
Disk Space 2 GB

Software requirements

Supported Operating Systems

ManageEngine SharePoint Manager Plus can be installed in the following Operating Systems (both 32-bit and 64-bit architecture)

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8 and 8.1
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 SP2

Note: If you're installing SharePoint Manager Plus on a Windows Vista platform, ensure that you've Powershell 2.0 as well

Supported web browsers

ManageEngine SharePoint Manager Plus requires the installation of one of the below web browsers in the system in which it is installed to connect to the web client:

  • Microsoft Edge
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 and above
  • Mozilla Firefox 3 and above
  • Google Chrome

Supported SharePoint platforms

ManageEngine SharePoint Manager Plus supports both online and on premise SharePoint servers. The solution supports the following SharePoint versions:

  • Microsoft SharePoint 2010, 2013, 2016
  • Office 365

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Working with SharePoint Manager Plus

Starting SharePoint Manager Plus

You can start SharePoint Manager Plus as,

  • An application
  • A Windows service

Starting SharePoint Manager Plus as an application

By default, SharePoint Manager Plus will be installed and started as an application. Run the self-extracting exe and follow the instructions of the installation wizard.

After the completion of installation, SharePoint Manager Plus starts and runs with the privileges of the user with which you are logged on the system.

Note: Ensure that you have necessary privileges to run the product as a service. If you are installing the product in Vista Operating System, then ensure that 'user account control' is disabled. Enabling 'user account control' allow only administrator to install the software.

Installing SharePoint Manager Plus as a Windows service

To install SharePoint Manager Plus as a Windows service, follow the steps below after installation:

  1. Go to Start > All Programs
  2. Select ManageEngine SharePoint Manager Plus
  3. Select NT Service
  4. Select Install SharePoint Manager Plus Service

When SharePoint Manager Plus is installed as service, the solution starts and runs with the privileges of system account

Connecting to the server

Once SharePoint Manager Plus has been successfully started, follow the steps below to access product's web client server

  • Open any one of the supported web browsers. Type the URL address as http://<hostname>:8085.
    • <hostname> - name of the machine in which SharePoint Manager Plus is running.
    • 8085 - default web server port. If you had changed this port number during installation or later, provide the port number which you had changed .
  • For the first time login, use the default username/password combination admin/admin

Configuring SharePoint Manager Servers

Adding SharePoint servers for monitoring and auditing

As soon as you start SharePoint Manager Plus for the first time, you are prompted to add farm servers for monitoring and auditing. SharePoint Manager Plus supports both online (Office 365) and on-premises SharePoint servers.

Note: At any point of time, you can add a farm server or Office 365 server, by navigating to 'Admin > Configuration > Farm Server' or 'Admin > Configuration > Office 365'.

Adding an on-premises farm server

  1. Provide the farm server address that is to be added
  2. Specify the farm domain admin credential to add the farm server for monitoring

Adding an Office 365 server

In the pop-up, click on the Add Office 365 link,

  1. Provide Admin tenant URL
  2. Specify Office 365 admin user credential

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Quick Links


How to uninstall SharePoint Manager Plus?

  1. Navigate to path where SharePoint Manager Plus had been installed. By default, it will be in the location Start > Programs > ManageEngine SharePoint Manager Plus
  2. Select Uninstall SharePoint Manager Plus
  3. Confirm your choice of uninstalling SharePoint Manager Plus

Copyright and License Agreement

Please refer Copyright and License Agreement before using the package.


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