Archive forNovember, 2006

Downloads required to install SharePoint 2007

Just a quick post. I keep emailing these links to people so I thought I would write them down and just post them. Prerequisites: .NET Framework 2.0 .NET Framework 3.0 Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 180 day trial When you download this you will need to register to get a registration key (PID) Windows SharePoint […]

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Upgrade from TR to RTM Work Around

Looks like at least one problem has snuck through that needs a work around. If you are getting errors like: User Profiles and Properties Page: An error has occurred while accessing the SQL Server database or the Office SharePoint Server Search service. If this is the first time you have seen this message, try again […]

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Installing MOSS 2007 RTM on a farm running MOSS 2007 Beta2 TR

Tomorrow sometime Microsoft will release Office SharePoint Server 2007 for download at the Microsoft Download Center. Check out this post to find all of the details on downloading. In anticipation of the flood of demand for help on migrating away from TR and onto RTM I have decided to release so updated instructions a little early. Yes, […]

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Consolidating Site Collections After Upgrading SharePoint

As you start to explore Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 you are going to find lots of new features and ways of doing things. One that has caused a bit of stir in the upgrading classes I have taught (to roughly 60 people already WOW!) is the fact that when you create a site through […]

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SharePoint and Vista release date

November 30, 2006!!! A couple of articles that have been confirmed as accurate. So enjoy your Turkey day and then get ready for the fun to start. http://www.itwire.com.au/content/view/6820/52. http://www.techweb.com/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=193500396 Shane – SharePoint Help

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Farm performance level: PartylReduced

The first time I encountered the screenshot below I was very confused. I received this message after running the command: stsadm.exe –o osearch –action list For the life of me I couldn’t figure out what I had broke. Well after a while I gave up and blamed it on the beta. 😉 Later that night […]

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