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SharePoint 2007 -> 2010 upgrade content database size currently over 100GB

I've got a site which has a 2007 content database around 165GB at present they're running out of space on the SQL server so I'm just going to advise we move them all to a new SQL Server 2008 R2 ...
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MOSS 2007 SP2 Upgrade - is Rebuild Index mendatory

I am preparing for MOSS 2007 SP2 upgrade for my client (quite late though). I am following SP2 - Step By Step article. I am just curious if it is mendatory (or advisable) to rebuild the DB index ...
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SharePoint 2007 - SP2 & October 2010 CU installation

In continuation with my earlier question on SP2 upgrade. I also wanted to upgrade my servers onto October 2010 CU. So the upgrade path would be to first install SP2 and then install the October 2010 ...
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SharePoint 2007 - Upgrading directly to SP2

I have a SharePoint 2007 environment which has not been updated for quite long time (Aug 2007 CU installed). Now we are in the process of migrating those SharePoint 2007 instance onto SharePoint 2010 ...
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move content from a live sp2003 to a live sp2007 environment

I am faced with the following situation. In our organization we have an intranet built on a small sharepoint 2007 farm. We also have a sharepoint 2003 single server installation that one department ...
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MOSS 2007 upgrade to SP2 failed with “…SPFarm.Local indicates that this machine is not joined.”

I went throught the following procedure to upgrade MOSS 2007 to SP2, and managed to break the my dev environment. Despite the error message mentioned above, my installation is the trivial case of one ...
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upgrade SP2007 -> 2010. Missing service application

I did SP 2007 SP3 in-line upgrade to SP 2010 (enterprise licence). Upgrade passed ok except the fact that upgrade didn't create all service applications. As this is expected thing, i thought that I ...
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Boolean field access through Lists web service

We currently have a boolean field (yes/no) on a list that we we access through web services (getlistitems). In Sharepoint 2003 the boolean field returns as -1 and 0. While testing in 2007 for a future ...
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Windows Explorer view doesn't work after upgrade from 2007 to 2010

We have upgraded a MOSS 2007 publishing site to SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. Having done this we have found problems with opening Document Libraries in Explorer View. Most users access the site via ...
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How do I upgrade an individual Nintex 2007 workflow to a separate SharePoint 2010 farm? [closed]

We have a legacy SharePoint 2007 farm with Nintex Workflow 2007 installed. We are in the process of migrating our sites and applications to a new SharePoint 2010 farm with Nintex Workflow 2010. How ...
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wss 3.0 to Sharepoint 2010 Foundation Upgrade Problem

Just did a Database attach Upgrade from wss 3.0 to sharepoint 2010 Foundation. I detached the content database from wss 3.0 Webapplication with internal database running in Windows Server 2008 R2. I ...
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Deploying SharePoint 2010 WSP to MOSS 2007

Please help me on this. Is it possible to deploy a WSP solution developed in SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2007. I know this is very akward question, but right now I am asked this very same question ...
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Default SP2007 Workflows Upgrade Issues to SP2010

We recently completed an upgrade (database attach hybrid) from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010. We have come across an issue in which one of our sites used the default approval workflows, but since ...
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MOSS2007 to 2010 - What tricks have you learnt?

The company I work for is currently in the planning stages of a MOSS to 2010 migration (we have a business critical environment with >500 users to port). With this in mind I was wondering what are ...
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Migration from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 problem

I'm working with SharePoint 2007 to 2010 migration, the problem is the Upgrade Status in CA stated it was succeeded, however when I browse the new Web Application for the first time, it load for ...
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Pricing an upgrade from 2007 to 2010 for a customer?

How would I go about pricing a 2007 > 2010 upgrade for a small business client? What cost elements/variables/metrics to consider? What is the typical price range? What elements can be worked with ...
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CU October 2011 Invalid object name 'Webs'

I've runed the CU October 2011 and Sharepoint Configuration Wizard failed after executing, however the farm build version changed to: 14.0.6112.5000 as expected. In ULS i've seen error: Invalid name ...
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SharePoint 2010 Service Packs and Cumulative Updates

If I would install a new SharePoint Server 2010 farm now, in order to get my Farm fully up to date, which of the following patches would I have to apply? Does any of these automatically install any of ...
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Events showing in List view and not Calendar view

I've upgraded a WSS 2.0 site to MOSS 2007 to Foundation 2010 using the content database attach method, and I have a vacation calendar where I can see all the events in the list view, but the events do ...
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Web and its child webs not showing in default navigation after 2007 > 2010 upgrade

I have a single site collection that was previously a MOSS 2007 site. This site collection has about 15 webs, and some of those have a number of subwebs underneath them. The top navigation bar is set ...
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Field types error when ribbon is shown

We upgraded our MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010 yesterday. Everything seemed fine until I chose Show Ribbon from the site menu. Now I get an error like this: "One or more field types are not installed ...
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MOSS 2007 : stsadm -o preupgradecheck found missing feature files for features still active in deployment

This is the last thing I have left to fix to pass the pre upgrade check. There are a three features that are referenced by the content but not installed on the server (not sure how this happened). Two ...
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Visual Upgrade and CQWP

We have upgraded two similar farms (one development and one test). The branding/design is identical and both farms are using Visual Upgrade. The farms have different versions of ...
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Removing references to old Solution Workflow files

As part of an upgrade to Sharepoint 2010 from 2007, I've been removing old FAB40 templates by using the following process for each FAB40 solution; Delete any sites which use the solution, and ensure ...
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False notifications being sent for tasks

I have notifications being sent for tasks that are complete. The tasks were part of an approval workflow. The tasks and workflow have been complete for 3 to 6 months. The issue started after an ...
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List Features that are part of a Solution Package

As part of a migration from SharePoint 2007 to 2010, I am cleaning up old features that are no longer used and/or would have compatibility issues with the upgrade - mainly the old FAB40 templates. To ...
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Feature upgrade incomplete for Feature 'PublishingWeb' - Could not find file

I'm upgrading SharePoint 2007 to 2010 using attach and upgrade method. When running database upgrade a series of similar errors are shown in upgrade log (could not find some temp file with an ...
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Why do I get an error updating a custom field type from 2007 to 2010?

I'm upgrading a publishing site from 2007 to 2010, the upgrade completes with errors in the upgrade log, all of which relate to a particular custom field type. An example of one the errors is here: ...
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2010 SP1 Upgrade throws XPathException: Expression must evaluate to a node-set

I'm stuck with an exception during upgrading SharePoint 2010 to SP1. It happens during provisioning of the central administration web app. I initially ran the configuration wizard and got the ...
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Database Attache Upgrade Fail?

I ran the mount-spcontentdatabase and it failed. The test-SPContent Database didn't produce anything in the log that would fail the upgrade. Also, the error report didn't have anything that would ...
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Upgrading from Sharepoint Foundation 2010 to Sharepoint Server 2010

Is it possible to upgrade from Sharepoint Foundation to the full version (SharePoint Server 2010)? We've half way implemented a site in Foundation and are running into issues. Can we just install ...
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Which Web Parts should get installed in SP2010 Update?

Per Dave Wise's answer(http://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/13110/get-web-part-name-from-guid): Thanks, that worked great. However, even though my SQL Query returned 9000 results, about 18 of ...
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Choice field changed - How to propagate the change down to all lists that used it?

I have a feature (Web scoped) with a content type which contains a field (Type="Choice"). Values were A, B and C. I've created a list based on this content type and added some elements in it. I ...
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Errors migrating from custom list with SharePoint 2010 upgrade

In MOSS we exposed a custom list definition to users instead of the Shared Documents library. Now, we are trying to convert all those list instances to use the out of the box list. It seems that ...
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Seamless upgrading of content query web parts

Is there a tool or check list for upgrading content query web parts in 2007 to 2010?
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Best practices for updating list template schema files in SharePoint

I have a requirement to update the schema files of a list template which modifies the options available to the fields. But, when I am updating the schema file the options for the already defined ...
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Find out feature version for list's content type

I have a feature which contains a custom content type. I've created a list based on this content type then proceeded into changing the feature version and performing an upgrade. I have ...
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Upgrade from 2007 to 2010 error on custom web parts

We have several SharePoint 2007 farms with several site collections in certain databases. The desire is to be able to migrate these 2007 site collections to our new 2010 farm envirionment. The best ...
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SharePoint 2007 - SharePoint2010 Migration — Giving Issues

I am getting issues while migrating SP2007 - SP2010. Below are the steps I have followed as part of SharePoint data migration: I used two different systems and installed MSSQL 2005 & SharePoint ...
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Strange behavior opening items from view after upgrade SP1 2010

After installation of SP1 for SP2010, the items in libraries no longer displayed in a dialog. On the list is indicated that the items should be displayed in a dialog. After research I found out when ...
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How can I solve “A SharePoint database named [xxx] already exists” when upgrading from SharePoint 2003 to 2007?

I am trying to upgrade a SharePoint 2003 web application to MOSS 2007 through the database attach method. I am following these steps as outlined by Microsoft: Create web application in MOSS 2007 ...
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Fab 40 Test-SPContentDatabase Upgrade Missing Assembly Error

I'm getting a Fab 40 related MissingAssembly error in the output of Test-SPContentDatabase. The strange part is that the version number of the assembly referenced in the output is incorrect. ...
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Post-Service Pack 1, Broken Web Applications (User Profile Sync)

I had a clean environment prior to installing service pack 1 and the June CUs. User Profile Sync is up and running, and synchronizing, but all web applications are throwing a SharePoint error. Digging ...
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Application Page 404 - Upgrade from 2007 to 2010

In a 2007 Publishing site developed for a client I deployed some custom pages to URL /CustomPages/Programmes.aspx (rather than application pages going in _Layout). The site custom master page was used ...
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Masterpage upgrade from 2007 to 2010 while still supporting 2007

I'm currently upgrading a SharePoint site with a custom master page from 2007 to 2010. We want to be able to let the user decide when to migrate their site from 2007 L&F to 2010 L&F using the ...
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SSP Database Upgraded from 2007 to 2010, My Links automatically deleted shortly after

I follow the steps here to upgrade a 2007 SSP database to 2010: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263299.aspx#SSP After the upgrade everything appears successful and users can see their ...
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After upgrade from 2007 to 2010 - Field Duplicate when trying to add feature

I upgraded a sharepoint from 2007 to 2010 with attaching the content database. After that i developed a new solution with the same content type i used in 2007. Adding the solution works fine but ...
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“A previous installation has been detected with a license type does not match the install in progress” Error when upgrading to SP2010

I am trying to upgrade Sharepoint server 2007 (Enterprise CALs) to SP2010. I'm using the SP2010 evaluation package from Microsoft along with the included license keys. When the upgrade process ...
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Why am I getting “Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673” after doing a database-attach upgrade

I have a massive MOSS content database that I'm trying to upgrade to 2010 via a database attach. After the process is complete, I get "Server error: http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink?LinkID=177673" when ...
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Can I make calendar items link to data view page?

We currently upgraded from 2007 to 2010 and I'm having problems with the calendar. In 2007 I was able to change that the calendar items would link to a custom data view I created. Here is our 2007 ...