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  • Blog Post: Important Information Regarding Service Pack 2 for Office Servers

    We take product quality seriously and make every effort to avoid and resolve issues that adversely impact our customers.  Unfortunately, we have recently discovered a bug with Service Pack 2 (SP2) that affects all customers that have deployed it for SharePoint Server 2007.  During the installation...
  • Blog Post: Troubleshooting Content Deployment

    A newly published series of articles has been published to TechNet providing guidance on troubleshooting our old friend, Content Deployment.  The series is divided up into the following sections: · Determine sites and subsites · Plan content deployment · Administer content deployment · Configure...
  • Blog Post: SharePoint Server 2010 Preliminary System Requirements

    A very nice guideline for, again, preliminary requirements for 2010 was put out by Richard Riley from the SharePoint Technical Product Management team .  There are some very big changes in store for the next release, the biggest being no more 32 bit.  The other big one to note is that Server...
  • Blog Post: WSS and MOSS SP2 KB Articles

    Here is a list of KB articles that may be of importance, both pre-deployment and post deployment of Service Pack 2.  This list will be updated as new KB articles come on-line. General: List of all 2007 Office system Service Pack 2 and Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Service Pack 2 packages http...
  • Blog Post: WSS 3.0 Service Pack 2 is now available!

    953338 Description of Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SP2 and of Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Language Pack SP2 http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;953338 Download links: Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Service Pack 2 (x86) http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server Service Pack 2 is now available!

    Description of 2007 Microsoft Office servers Service Pack 2 (SP2) and of 2007 Microsoft Office servers Language Pack Service Pack 2 (SP2) http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;953334 Download links: 2007 Microsoft Office servers Service Pack 2 (x86) http://www.microsoft.com/downloads...
  • Blog Post: Service Pack 2 for the 2007 Microsoft Office System - April 28th is the day!

    You can stop holding your breath, as the release date for Service Pack 2 for Office 2007 was announced: April 28th is the big day!  Mark that day down in your calendars and get those browsers warmed up.  There are, of course, numerous fixes, enhancements, etc for all the products, but since...
  • Blog Post: New SharePoint Themes Available

    A new set of ten themes are available for use with Visual Studio 2008 extensions for SharePoint projects. System Requirements Supported Operating Systems: Windows Server 2003 or Windows Server 2008 Windows SharePoint Service 3.0 or Office SharePoint Server 2007 Visual Studio 2008 Visual Studio 2008 extensions...
  • Blog Post: Guidance: Crawling a site with a host header

    When crawling content in a site collection that uses a host header, it will fail with the following error in your crawl logs:  “Access is denied. Check that the Default Content Access Account has access to this content, or add a crawl rule to crawl this content. (The item was deleted because it...
  • Blog Post: February Cumulative Update Packages

    Late update: The “uber” packages are now out.  Sorry for the late update, I was out sick all last week. Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 cumulative update package: February 24, 2009 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/961755 Description of the SharePoint Server 2007 cumulative update...
  • Blog Post: Guidance: User info synch in MOSS 2007

    Recently we have seen more cases were customers are having problems with the synchronization of User info between the SSP and the content databases failing to sync properly; see below for an example of the information I am talking about. Username Tag that can be found in Lists, Document Libraries, etc...
  • Blog Post: Guidance: Troubleshooting Search Propagation

    A common issues administrators run into is broken propagation.  For a variety of reasons, propagation failures on one or more servers are very difficult to troubleshoot. However, following the process below has been very successful at resolving many of these issues by allowing the query search service...
  • Blog Post: Guide to enable SSL site collections using host headers to be browse able using ISA Server

    After setting up a SSL enabled site collection using SSL, with ISA running with a single rule, you are not able to browse to the SSL enabled site collection.  The cause for this is simple: each SSL enabled site collection must have it’s own rule set within ISA.  Here is a step by step guide...
  • Blog Post: The page cannot be found HTTP 404 - file not found on the Search Administration site after installing Infrastructure Update

    After installing the Infrastructure Update (KBs 951695 and 951297) and successfully complete the upgrade, you note that, within the SSP Administration page, you do not see the “Search Administration” link.  Instead, you click on the “Search Settings” link.  Within that page, that has the correct...
  • Blog Post: Upgrade fails when installing December CU

    Update: The issue has been corrected, and a new hot fix package has been uploaded. You only need to re-download the WSS December CU package, which can be found here: Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 cumulative update package (WSS server-package): December 16, 2008 http://support...
  • Blog Post: Items in Site Navigation and Navigation Editor are not displaying after 40 to 50 pages are created

    I've had a couple of customer come across this issue, which is actually a limitation that is put in place out of box. By default, the web.config file is set to allow only 50 items to be displayed on the navigation menu chrome on the top of any portal. The 50 items is also taking into account any default...
  • Blog Post: Approval Workflows are failing when SharePoint is in a child domain

    Edit: this is now fixed in the WSS December CU package: Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 hotfix package (Sts.msp): December 16, 2008 http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;959644 Description of the SharePoint Server 2007 hotfix package (Coreserver.msp): December...
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