for questions completely specific to SharePoint 2007 and **not past or future versions**

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

0
votes
1answer
544 views

SharePoint and SalesForce.com Chatter communication

I need to retrieve updates in a particular Chatter Group to display them in a SharePoint WebPart. It will be just one-way communication from Chatter to SharePoint. Can anybody guide me about: How to ...
0
votes
2answers
184 views

Role based logo and UI in wss 3.0

I have to show user based logo and UI in wss 3.0. How can i do this? Can I customize master page or theme for users? Is there inbuilt option for this? It would be better if I could do this without ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

WebResource.axd JavaScript errors

I'm getting JavaScript errors on a SharePoint publishing site, just browsing to any page. In IE the errors are like: Syntax error: WebResource.axd Line: 1 Char: 1 Code: 0 URI: ...
0
votes
1answer
352 views

Sharepoint 2007 - object SPFile : Wierd filename

Well, a strange thing happens to me today. When I try to step thru my code (debugging with VS 2008) I noticed at the beginning of the file name that there are some invalid characters displayed. ...
0
votes
1answer
278 views

I can't get to return more than one item when using webservices GetListItems

But i have an issue though it only returns one record while there are more than one item in the list. Any ideas i did increased the row limit but no luck $(document).ready(function() { ...
1
vote
2answers
247 views

SharePoint 2007 Web-application is getting crashed due to memory leak

We decided to duplicate an existing web-application (for Podcasting kit), which has site collection only at root level, so created a new web-application (in the same DB instance) and imported (stsadm ...
0
votes
2answers
6k views

Creating a shortcut to a SharePoint document that lives in a different SharePoint library

I'm having trouble creating a shortcut of a document in SharePoint. The document lives on a SharePoint library, and we need the shortcut to be in a different SharePoint library. Is this possible? All ...
0
votes
1answer
625 views

What code do I edit in my .xsl file for RSS Viewer Web Part?

I would like to customize my RSS Viewer to scroll vertically and I have my Javascript code to allow it to scroll but I do not know where to place this code. Where do I put my code in the .xsl file?
0
votes
3answers
1k views

Create subsite using custom site template programatically

I Have a requirement where when a list item is created , a new subsite sould get Created using custom site template.(MOSS 2007) User should be able to select the custom template(present in site ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

ItemAdded Not Working

I’m trying to override the ItemAdded event handler for a Sharepoint 2007 document library. For some reason, it appears that the ItemAdded event is not firing. I can override the ItemAdding event no ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Nested Table in List

I want to create an application form which would allow the user to make multiple entries for the same set of columns (like a table) e.g. Name: XYZ Emp ID: nnnnnnnn "Shift Worked" ...
0
votes
1answer
121 views

Major Version difference from staging to Production

I have a staging environment and a Production environment , where Content Deploymeent takes place from Source to Destination. In the staging environment one of the Pages has a Major version as 6.0 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Newbie errors with my 1st workflow

I am learning this with a nice book but after following all steps I have the 3 following errors Error 1 Activity 'onWorkflowActivated1' validation failed: Cannot resolve Activity 'Workflow1'. ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

Sharepoint 2007 Create Reports

I'm really new to sharepoint and I'm using sharepoint 2007. I need to create reports from the document libraries and lists. But i don't know how to do it. In a forum I saw I have to use "Reporting ...
1
vote
1answer
103 views

Where is the css file being defined?

I'm editing an aspx layouts and its master page, and somebody has already linked a custom css file in designer in the Manage Styles pane. Where is this defined in the code? I can't find it anywhere. ...
1
vote
1answer
373 views

Will an ODBC Excel document that's connected to Oracle update if uploaded to a SharePoint 2007 server?

I need to know whether or not SharePoint will accept updates when changing the Oracle entry. Does SharePoint have this feature out of the box, or do I need to enable/create a solution? I would try ...
0
votes
1answer
225 views

getlistitem ignores list view filter

Im using the webservice to get listitems from a list. The list has a filter on it as well as an eventlistener. The eventlistener triggers every time a new item is added to the list but it is ...
0
votes
2answers
516 views

Filenotfound exception while opening a site using SPSite object - x64

I've created a simple asp.net application to open a site and display the title of the corresponding web. But i'm getting FileNotFoundException while trying to open the site. The same code works ...
2
votes
1answer
349 views

Summary of recent events web part

How can I acumulate recent changes on one single start page. I want to see latest changes as a single stream, with things coming from various lists like news, forums, document libraries etc etc and I ...
1
vote
3answers
299 views

Is it possible to install MOSS 2007 on Windows 7?

Is it possible to install MOSS 2007 on Windows 7? If so; how?
1
vote
2answers
183 views

“Connect to outlook” needs to be removed !

We have a requirement to remove the menu “Connect To Outlook ” from the “Actions” . If anyone has come across such requirement please guide me on this. i dont wanna do it via DefaultTemplates.ascx ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Original creation date of word document

I have a word document created in, say, July 10 2010. When i upload it to sharepoint (say August 5, 2010) its creation date vaalue in sharepoint will be in Aug 5, 2010, and i can't find any trace of ...
0
votes
1answer
864 views

SharePoint 2007 HttpHandler can't use SPContext.Current.Site or SPContext.Current.Web when called from jQuery

I have the need to develop a custom HttpHandler in SharePoint. To start, I just coded up a simple example: http://pastebin.com/HXLjR2xT. On line 35 or 36 of that code I get a NullReferenceException ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

DNS name different from the actual name of the computer-searching returning error

scenario DNS -- http:\jondoe actual name of server --jane I have set up windows sharepoint search services and they work fine when users use http://jane but when users try to search using dns ...
3
votes
2answers
505 views

Activity stream for SharePoint 2007

Are there any web parts for SharePoint 2007 offering an activity streaming facility?
1
vote
2answers
785 views

how to validate SharePoint:formfield

I have a data view web part and it does insert,delete ,in edit mode it save and cancel button.The data is based on a custom list.In the list i have set the max to 4 but in DWP it doesn't seem to work. ...
0
votes
3answers
72 views

Sharepoint 2007 Standard Edition

How to determine the size of largest site? How to determine the size of the entire instance?
1
vote
2answers
128 views

How can I use MS Web Test to upload files to SharePoint?

I created a web test to upload a file to SharePoint and also made sure that the file that I upload while recording gets deployed to my test out folder by following this article: ...
1
vote
1answer
768 views

Sharepoint Search Crawler & robots.txt

Does anyone know how to set up a robots.txt file to allow the sharepoint crawler to index content on a sharepoint site, but disallow all other bots (like google, yahoo, etc...)? Or in other words, ...
0
votes
4answers
1k views

List view column re-order logic

Has any one implemented a custom re-ordering logic similar to the one as seen on the view settings page of list/library which lets the user to specify the order of the columns. I tried searching for ...
1
vote
4answers
222 views

How do I develop my first web part?

I am a newbie in SharePoint development and I have an Oracle and ASP.NET background. Can you please guide me to any tutorial which can take me from building Web parts to showing them on a SharePoint ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Content for this URL is excluded by the server because a no-index attribute

The crawler crawls everything successfully except the below URL http://localhost/alums/lists/324324_classnotes/brown,%20harold%20jr.%20'74 where it gives an error in the crawl log like "Content for ...
0
votes
1answer
383 views

View/Edit document Properties from a Client Application

I want to view and edit the properties of a Document using a windows form: Is this feasible? To be more clear, when you click on "Edit Properties" for a document inside a Document Library in ...
2
votes
1answer
394 views

Starting a SharePoint Workflow in One Click

I have a list in SharePoint 2007 with a Workflow bound to it. No parameters required to start the workflow. What I'd like to do is create a column in one of the views with either a button or ...
4
votes
3answers
114 views

SharePoint Training - 2007 or 2010?

We have SharePoint 2007 and hope to migrate to 2010 sometime. If I take 2010 will the stuff I learn work on 2007 or should I take 2007? I am wanting to learn the back end. Creating Web Parts, etc. ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

How to inherit parent site permissions when creating subSite using webservice

Using Sharepoint 2007 webservices from a .Net web application I create a subSite (CreateDWS method). I was originally hoping that the parent permissions would be inherited but no such luck. ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

What could cause DatePicker to render blank iframe?

I'm witnessing a strange behaviour of the DatePicker control which renders on some machines the expected table with '30 boxes' <IFRAME style="Z-INDEX: 101; POSITION: absolute; WIDTH: ...
1
vote
2answers
704 views

How can I get the job-immediate-alerts stsadm property setting to work?

Despite my running the following command: stsadm -o setproperty -pn job-immediate-alerts -pv "Every 1 minutes between 0 and 59" the immediate alerts timer job runs every five minutes. What do I ...
0
votes
1answer
335 views

Position Fixed in SharePoint

I'm trying to create an addon product in MOSS 2007 which tries to position an html element in a fixed position inside SharePoint page using JS and CSS. I want to support IE 6+. What are the ways i can ...
0
votes
2answers
633 views

Timer Job Installation Error - Error obtaining reference to Site

I Have weird problem intalling custom timer job definition to specific webapplication. Environment is 2x wfe + 1x application server. Development and staging works fine (single server boxes) ...
0
votes
1answer
332 views

Create custom reqacc.aspx for a site collection

is there an easy way to point a single site collection to a custom reqacc.aspx page when users request access? This custom request form would be specific to one site collection within the portal. All ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

CAML query get listitems between a specified Row Index Boundary

Is it possible to get listitems between a specified Row Index Boundary from a list using CAML Ex: if there are 10000 records I would like to fetch records between 201 - 250
2
votes
1answer
136 views

Event receiver will not change

I deployed an event receiver feature on a task list (it restricted access to the task for everyone except the assignee, among other things). Now the requirements changed, I commented out the ...
1
vote
1answer
365 views

Has anyone worked with the SharePoint Guidance Repository Pattern?

Any issues faced when using libraries and lookup columns? Please share you thoughts and experiences as I am planning to use it.
1
vote
1answer
3k views

SharePoint Document Library Item Level Permissions

Have a document library in MOSS 2007. Item-Level permissions are not surfaced in the default SharePoint UI for Document Libraries, however the WriteSecurity and ReadSecurity properties are available ...
3
votes
2answers
965 views

The Canary has timed out for form

I have a MOSS 2007 site with a document library which uses an InfoPath 2007 form in the browser to collect information from the users. It has a number of views used to group like data elements. The ...
1
vote
4answers
280 views

What is something I should to to help me to Learning SharePoint?

I have a list of items I was told I should learn below. Can you tell me if there is one that I should remove and one I can add that will help me learn sharepoint backend development. I have been ...
1
vote
1answer
304 views

Quick Reference Guide for Site Settings?

Is there a "quick reference" guide or "cheat sheet" type document for each of the available options within the "Site Settings" page in Sharepoint 2007 ? The settings page that I'm talking about is ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

How to add items to a wiki page library in Sharepoint via Web Services?

Well, the title says it all, There is not information around about this, the only link I found related to this problem, is: http://sites.google.com/site/sharepointwikiuploader/ and it doesn't really ...
1
vote
2answers
140 views

Find categories list for a blog

I am developing a webpart related to blogs and is there any way to fetch the categories list url for that particular blog?