My Site 403 and 500 Error – SharePoint 2013

Ben SteginkSharePoint 2013Leave a Comment

The error I was getting was a popup dialog that would show up when I first launched my my site.  The contents of the error was – “Cannot get user account information: Unexpected response from server. The status code of response is ‘500’. The status text of response is ‘System.ServiceModel.ServiceActivationException’” or “Cannot get user accounn information: Unexpected response from the … Read More

SharePoint 2013 Custom My Site Master Page – 401 Unauthorized

Ben SteginkUncategorizedLeave a Comment

[Update 2014-02-18]: I spoke too soon, after some further testing, it turned out it wasn’t the CU that ended up resolving the problem (although it may still be a contributor…I’ll need to find another environment to do some testing).  I also found some features that weren’t activated/deactivated the same between the environments.  After setting all the features the same and … Read More