Ensuring Availability with Host Header Settings in this free #SharePoint @JMikeWatson Rule #qSharePoint

Check out this new rule we have for our free tool called Server Administrator for SharePoint:


Rule Description: A website on one or more servers has different host header settings than the website on one or more other servers which may lead to availability issues.


Quest has a free tool that can help you monitor and pinpoint availability issues in your SharePoint server environment and with the help of Mike Watson of https://www.seriouslabz.com/ and @JMikeWatson, you can monitor your Host Header Settings to determine if your settings are different for a website on one or more servers compared to that same website on one or more other servers.


  1. Download Quest Software's FREE SharePoint Server monitoring tool called Server Administrator for SharePoint to monitor and analyze your SharePoint performance issues.
  2. Then download and import Mike Watson's FREE SharePoint Celebrity Rule for Server Administrator for SharePoint entitled: Monitor for Different Host Header Settings so you can quickly determine and measure the level of fragmentation in your database indices and take the appropriate action.



Download these FREE tools today!

 About Mike Watson (@JMikeWatson)

SharePoint architect, entrepreneur, and instructor

MOF, MCSE, MCSA, A+, i-Net+, Net+, CIW


Mike Watson is currently the co-founder and principal at https://www.seriouslabz.com/, a consulting firm based in Seattle and 100% focused on SharePoint products and technologies. Prior to SeriousLabz, Mike was a product manager at Quest Software and previously a technology architect at Microsoft. When not working, Mike enjoys spending time with his family and racing motorcycles.


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