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  • Blog Post: Be Careful When You Use Slipstreamed SharePoint Installation Files

    Please note this post only talks about new installation using slipstreamed build, not updating an existing farm. In the previous blog post I mentioned the following: Should I use slipstreamed SharePoint server installation files to deploy SharePoint and its CUs? Maybe – depending on if you...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint on the iPad: Filamente and SharePlus

    [11/13/2010] Update on current version of FilaMente and SharePlus. [11/13/2010] +Moprise is a new free SharePoint client on iPad - it handles files pretty good, but lacks of ability to handle lists. Disclaimer: This is not an official support statement or recommendation from Microsoft Corporation...
  • Blog Post: ASP.Net Vulnerability and SharePoint

    UPDATE 09/28/10: Check out new security bulletin to download updates http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/MS10-070.mspx You may have already read these articles. If not, please do it right now. http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/2416728.mspx http://blogs.msdn.com...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint 2010 IT Pro Learning Resources

    It’s launch time! Evaluate SharePoint with Guidance SharePoint Server 2010 Evaluation Guide Microsoft SharePoint 2010 IT Pro Evaluation Guide SharePoint Server 2010 Walkthrough Guide   Trials and Related Bits Download Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Trial Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 2010...
  • Blog Post: FAQ: SharePoint 2010 RTM Installation

    #Update: Windows 7/Vista SharePoint install guide link #Update: KB979917 There’re a couple of things you would like to know when deploy SharePoint 2010 RTM. Q: Where can I find hardware and software requirements? You should check http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262485(office...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint 2010 Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Tips

    When you want to build a Internet facing site, Search Engine Optimization(SEO) is always very important. Who doesn’t want their sites to be visited by more people? However, SEO is not a very simple task, it needs to be planned at the very beginning of the site construction. I worked on many sites before...
  • Blog Post: Don’t Miss SharePoint 2010 Capacity Management Center!

    If you are looking for SharePoint 2010 capacity planning guidance, the first stop should be the Capacity Management Center on TechNet . Some of the best bets there: Capacity management and sizing overview Software boundaries and limits <- Everyone should get this! Storage and SQL Server capacity planning...
  • Blog Post: Track SharePoint 2010 Installations by Service Connection Point (AD Marker)

    A new improvement in SharePoint 2010 is the support of Service Connection Point (Active Directory Marker). This can help IT Professionals to track SharePoint 2010 installations in their environment. To use this new feature, administrator needs to create a container in Active Directory then set the...
  • Blog Post: So we got RTM now, what’s next?

    I don’t think any of my blog readers can miss the big announcement today: SharePoint 2010 reaches RTM! so I’m not going to tell you that I was in the Atrium of B16 when the “Big Release Button” was pushed – lots of engineering folks gathered there and looking at sign off process running on the big screen...
  • Blog Post: The New SharePoint Category in TechNet Script Center

    To help the community to contribute their SharePoint ideas with the power of Windows PowerShell, we created a new SharePoint category in TechNet Script Center Repository . Now you can submit your own scripts and share them with the community! This is how it looks…We moved the scripts in the old sub...
  • Blog Post: FAQ: SharePoint 2010 Remote BLOB Storage (RBS)

    Recently on SharePointPro Connections I got a lot of questions for SharePoint RBS. To help people to get clear on this topic here’s a FAQ… For installation and other documentations please refer to my pervious blog post on this topic: SharePoint 2010 Beta with FILESTREAM RBS Provider . Todd...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint 2010 with Windows PowerShell Remoting Step by Step

    With all the improvements in SharePoint 2010 for IT Professionals, I always put Windows PowerShell support as the number one. Maybe this has something to do with my past Linux/Unix background, but the main reason is, I’m a really really lazy person. If something can be put into automation, then...
  • Blog Post: What to expect for SharePoint 2010 Administrators?

    If you have the chance to come to our Redmond building 16 & 17, you will find us super busy working on the stuff for SharePoint 2010. Trainings, Articles, Courseware, Books, Hands-On Labs, Demos, Blogs and Forums…I just can’t stop thinking and discussing with my co-workers about all these stuff any...
  • Blog Post: October 2009 Cumulative Update Packages for SharePoint Server 2007 and Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 are published

    The server-packages of October 2009 Cumulative Update for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 and Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 are ready for download. October 2009 Cumulative Updates introduce more rules on Pre-Upgrade Checker, which can help customers to prepare the upgrade of their SharePoint...
  • Blog Post: Index and Search PDF Files in SharePoint Server 2010

    Like Office SharePoint Server 2007, there’s no OOTB PDF iFilter in SharePoint Server 2010. If you add PDF as a file type for SharePoint Search, you will get the following result: You can see that only the file attributes are indexed. You need to install a x64 PDF iFilter for this. There’re three...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint 2010 - What does that mean for IT Pros?

    So, it’s time to lift the curtain. For people at SharePoint Conference 2009, feel free to meet me on the site. For those IT administrators who can’t make it to Vegas, here’s something you should know about SharePoint 2010. Of course, you should check out http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=165421...
  • Blog Post: “Fix” SharePoint 302 redirect problem by IIS7 and URL Rewrite

    Recently in my spare time I’m helping my friends to get their internet facing sharepoint site up and running. Since this is for the internet, the first thing they need to consider is SEO. So we have a well known problem now: SharePoint use 302 temp redirect instead of 301. If you do a search for “sharepoint...
  • Blog Post: PDF iFilter Battle! FoxIT vs.. Adobe, 64bit version

    After so long a time Adobe finally released its 64bit version of PDF iFilter! http://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/detail.jsp?ftpID=4025 “In response to customer requests, Adobe is releasing Adobe PDF iFilter 9 for 64-bit platforms, which will allow searching PDF files on Microsoft® Windows® 64-bit...
  • Blog Post: Search Suggestions in IE8 with SharePoint/Search Server

    IE8 Beta 2 has been there for a while. Although it is not supported to use together with SharePoint products yet (there’s no chance to support a beta product), you can still try it out. There’re couple of new features introduced like WebSlices, Accelerators and Search Suggestions. Search Suggestions...
  • Blog Post: IE 8.0 Beta 2 with SharePoint, what’s the story?

    Today Internet Explorer 8.0 Beta 2 was released. Well, if you tried Beta 1 with Office SharePoint Server 2007 or Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, you may notice that some of the features like content editor webpart does not function properly, even in IE7 mode. But IE7 mode should be the same as original...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint Search Admin 0.80b – Now with Keywords and Bestbets Backup and Restore Feature

    It has been a long time since last update. In this version of SharePoint Search Admin, I added a feature by very popular request: Keywords and Bestbets. I mark it a “Beta” because there’re still something I didn’t finish due to time limitation, so I disabled “Add Keyword” and “Add Bestbet” button...
  • Blog Post: What may happen when I crawl MILLIONS of files in MOSS/MSS? Part II - Why I need X64 instead of X86?

    In last post of this series we talked about the crawl time and and CPU usage. This time we will talk about process memory usage and x86/x64 issue. Many customers asked me questions about x86/x64 comparison. Most of them consider x64 would be a benefit, but they don't know what kind of benefit it really...
  • Blog Post: Index FTP content with SharePoint 2007/Search Server 2008

    Question: Can SharePoint 2007/Search Server 2008 index and search ftp? Answer: OOTB you cannot. But we have a FTP protocol handler in SharePoint 2001 ResKit, and that one can be used on SharePoint 2007 or Search Server 2008. Important Notice: This approach is NOT supported by Microsoft. It is just...
  • Blog Post: Smart Search for SharePoint v1.2

    Many many thanks to Shawn Feldman! Quote from him: "I was having a few issues getting smart search installed and granting it the right permissions to access the db (I’m running a multi account environment) so I put it in a feature, Gac’d it, and added SPSecurity.RunWithElevated for whenever...
  • Blog Post: Build Custom Federated Search Connector in Microsoft Search Server (and SharePoint) - Solve Problems and Extend Your Ideas

    I assume the read of this article understand what is federated search. So we already know that in order to use Federated Search webpart in Search Server, you need to provide a RSS feed to it, which can also be called "OpenSearch" stuff. But, not every application you search will return this...
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