Tuesday, January 15, 2013

SharePoint 2013 Central Administration Ribbons Grayed Out

Problem:


On SharePoint 2013 some ribbons from the Central Administration Area are grayed out. The user is a farm admin.
For example: New Web Application, New Service Application.






Solution:


Start SharePoint 2013 Central Administration from the Start Menu icon
- or -
run Internet Explorer as Administrator.


8 comments:

  1. Generally newer of SharePoint development field getting this same problem while developing the web application. But it's good to know that developer are showing their own experience thru the blogs and because of this fresher can find solution easily.

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  2. thank you for posting this topic
    it helped me out of this "strange" problem

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  3. Awesome..Didn't know this type of issues existed. Thank you.

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  4. Make smile on my face after solving.. Thanks...

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  5. thanks its worked by opening IE in run as administrator :)

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  6. Good one but can't find the reason why its designed like this

    Thanks,
    Gans

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  7. Worked if I open central admin page. But want to know why its not working if I am entering the URL in IE?
    Thanks in Advance...

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