Fun with SharePoint Service Application Pools!

Summary

The blog referenced in the resource section below does a great job at demonstrating how to create a new SharePoint Web Application Pool and associate it with the Web App using PowerShell. However, as mentioned in the blog the process is a little different for Service Applications. The following information is just a quick demonstration on how to create a new service application app pool, and re-associate the existing service app to the new pool, then delete the old pool.

The Fun Stuff:

Resources

Create a SharePoint Application Pool using PowerShell
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/fromthefield/2014/03/26/create-a-sharepoint-application-pool-using-powershell

New-SPManagedAccount
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/sharepoint-server/new-spmanagedaccount?view=sharepoint-ps

Get-SPServiceApplicationPool
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/sharepoint-server/get-spserviceapplicationpool?view=sharepoint-ps

New-SPServiceApplicationPool
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/sharepoint-server/new-spserviceapplicationpool?view=sharepoint-ps

Remove-SPService​Application​Pool
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/sharepoint-server/remove-spserviceapplicationpool?view=sharepoint-ps

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