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    Office 2003 Add-in: Outlook Calendar Views

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    With the Calendar Views Add-in, you can easily create and manage filters to display subsets of appointments in Outlook Calendar. Filtered views are based on labels and categories that you apply to appointments. Click here to Download I find this AddIn...
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    Useful Office Addins

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    Parcel Tracker for Outlook This is an awesome addin for Microsoft Outlook that automatically synchronizes an appointment item with a shipping service enabling you to track your package delivery / status directly from the Outlook's calendar. Parcel...
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    Applications for Windows SharePoint Services

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    This is an excellent starting point for developers for building custom WSS Solutions. Its good to see the 30 application templates now available for download at http://www.microsoft.com/technet/prodtechnol/sppt/wssapps/default.mspx The scenarios: ...
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    Setup for Developing Sharepoint Webparts

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    I just setup my dev box for developing Sharepoint Webparts (after having to rebuild my box due to a hard disk crash) and documented the steps that I went through. The machine that I do development on does not have Sharepoint installed. I copied...
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    NOAA WebService #2

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    I decided to rewrite the Excel VSTO app that I was writing as a MapPoint AddIn. I am using VS 2003 and the MapPoint AddIn Wizard. The MapPoint Addin wizard is available via Visual Studio when you install MapPoint (after VS).
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    SPS Skin Designer

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    James Milne's online CSS designer is a pretty interesting tool for creating CSS files for Sharepoint : http://james.milne.com/SPSkin/
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    Interesting hack for using Today in a calculated column

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    I came across a post by Peter Blair on WSS Newsgroup describing a hack for adding calculated columns using Today. See: http://groups-beta.google.com/group/microsoft.public.sharepoint.windowsservices/browse_thread/thread/9814c6dd7bfce2ab/d7eb3113628bf183...
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    Multi select list boxes in Infopath

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    I hadnt realized till this morning that creating a multi select list box in Infopath wasnt exactly trivial. I found the article in the Infopath team blog useful to get started. The idea essentially is to add a checkbox and text box field into a Scrolling...
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    Updated SPS & WSS SDKs

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    I just downloaded the updated SDKs for SPS and WSS .
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    Business Intelligence Portal Sample Application for Microsoft Office

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    Business intelligence portal sample application for Microsoft Office 2003 is an integrated, web-based OLAP solution that enables employees in an organization to create and share OLAP/Relational/XML based views, using SharePoint Portal Server, SQL Server...
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    Media Center PC Build Project #1

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    I'm working on building a Media Center pc for myself , but havent gone very far with the process as yet 'cos of a busy schedule. I hope to complete building in March ... yeah its a looong time :). I've currently got: WinTV -PVR-250MCE NTSC Ahanix D5 Media...
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    NOAA WebService #1

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    Over the last few weeks, I've been using my spare time (I call lunch break my spare time) to write an application against the NOAA WebService. Earlier this year, NOAA made the data available in XML as a test, called the National Digital Forecast Database...
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    Syndication Generator for Sharepoint

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    Last weekend, I crewed on the Madrugador , a CAL 40, for the Winter Vashon Regatta around Vashon Island . Working with me on Spinnaker and Jib trim I met, Maurice Prather , THE Sharepoint -Blogger. Then & there began my education on sail trim, tide...
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    Managing your day with MapPoint

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    Several years ago I worked on a demo that used MapPoint for scheduling. The concept was to import a list of contacts/customers into MapPoint and plan a route with my hotel/office as the starting point and end point, and the contact addresses being the...
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    2004: Year of the Blog

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    BLOG noun [short for Weblog] (1999) : a Web site that contains an online personal journal with reflections, comments, and often hyperlinks provided by the writer Merriam-Webster definition Merriam-Webster just announced that the word BLOG was the most...
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    Adobe Acrobat & OneNote iFilters for Sharepoint

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    Ive been setting up a Sharepoint demo and found the following useful iFilters for PDF and ONE files. If you want to search through the content in PDF files using Sharepoint, the iFilter at http://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/detail.jsp?ftpID=2611 would...
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    Programming for a 7 year old

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    I’ve been getting the feeling that my family is getting pretty geeky with being in close proximity to Microsoft, when my wife and I started communicating via email and IM ... at home :). It took on a new level when my seven year old daughter sent me this...
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    Working with Calendars

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    I found a pretty interesting tool called DateLens that is an excellent user interface for Outlook calendars. Its great for working with monthly, weekly or yearly calendars. The joint research between the university of Maryland and Microsoft Research can...
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    MSF with Sharepoint

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    I met up with BrightWork today to evaluate their solution BrightWork MSF . The solution provides templates/webparts for Sharepoint to help organizations manage project management processes using the Microsoft Solutions Framework .
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    Linking Sharepoint Calendars to Outlook using Stssync

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    I work with several virtual teams and each one of them has a collaboration site built on WSS. Each of the teams have calendars for meetings, deadlines and other team events. I find the Link to Outlook option extremely useful in such cases, to help me...
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    lorem ipsum

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    I build demos of business solutions and frequently have to create documents or Sharepoint content with dummy text. For most prototypes, I sometimes resort to lorem ipsum text generators like this one : http://www.lorem-ipsum.info/_russian for generating...
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    robots.txt

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    Having a robots.txt file in the root folder of your website tells a search robot if its permitted to index the pages in your site. The robots.txt file can define which robots are allowed to index it and which folder. For example, the following content...
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    Grand Prix

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    One of the awesome things about the Pacific Northwest is the yearlong sailing opportunities. I try to crew in the local races atleast once a month when Im not working (yeah, work sometime stretches into the weekends too). Last weekend, I crewed aboard...
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    Hello World

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    This is my first MSDN blog and like every novice programmer;I begin with a Hello World . After months of hemming and hawing I finally decided to put my foot into blog world and hope to log some of the cool stuff Im working with at the Microsoft Technology...
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