Sharepoint 2013 foundation: installation and configuration

Windows Server 2019

Add a content database

It is possible to configure multiple content databases in SharePoint and assign a site to it. In terms of now and in case of restoring SharePoint this facilitates operations.

A devious advantage for users of SQL Express is to have multiple sites that do not share the same database and therefore have 10GB of space per site.

In Central Administration, click on Application Management 1 and then on Manage Content Databases 2 .

Application management

Click Add Content Database 1 .

Add database - Sharepoint 2013

The parameters are normally filled in, change the database name 1 and click OK 2 .

Param database

Wait while creating …


The database is created.

Database created

You can also check the files in the DATA directory of the SQL SERVER instance.

Databases files

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