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Do not modify Farm settings via code

Do not change properties of the SPFarm object and do not call methods that modify the SPFarm configuration. Such changes should be done only by the farm administrator or should be part of a deployment script e.g. with PowerShell.

CheckId SPC030211
TypeName DoNotModifyFarmSettings
Severity Error
Type Assembly

Remove the statement from the solution. Better modify Farm settings during the deployment of a solution e.g. via PowerShell.

To suppress this violation in managed code add the following attribute to the method which contains the instruction (available since SPCAF version v5.2). Learn more about SuppressMessage here.

// Important: Ensure to have #define CODE_ANALYSIS at the beginning of your .cs file
[SuppressMessage("SPCAF.Rules.SupportabilityGroup", "SPC030211:DoNotModifyFarmSettings", Justification = "Provide reason for suppression here")]
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