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Upgrading from a previous version of SharePoint.

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Can i upgrade the .Net Framework 3.5 to 4 when i have a running Sharepoint(Windows SharePoint Services 3).Whats the impact?

We are thinking of upgrading the .Net Framework 3.5 to 4 while an existing Windows SharePoint Services v3 is running. Is this safe or it will break the installation. Would there b3 any impact on the ...
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WSS content database restoration problem

A while back, I routinely applied a bunch of updates to our Sharepoint server (SBS 2003 / WSS 3). One of these seems to have put the sharepoint installation into a bad state - I could still access ...
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SharePoint 2013 using Claims-based Authentication

As I understand it, SP 2013 will run on .NET Framework 4.5. Claims-based authentication runs on WIF. In .NET Framework 4.5, WIF (2.0) has been substantially updated (changes). How will this update ...
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Upgrade problem with content dabatase

Have you seen an instance where the stsadm preupgradecheck passed on Features, but the Test-SPContentDatabase found errors and the mount failed?
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Suggestion to upgrade MOSS and Infopath 2007 to Sharepoint 2010

At this time we use MOSS 2007 and InfoPath 2007. We developded more than 15 Infopath 2007 forms and a custom workflow as well as some custom extension such as custom list or setting page for the ...
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Enable Enterprise Features option missing in my Central Administration

I want to upgrade the existing Sharepoint installation to the Enterprise version, but there's "Enable Enterprise Features" option missing from my "Upgrade and Migration" portion of the Central ...
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Feature not activating after sharepoint 2007 upgrade to sharepoint 2010

After the 2007 to 2010 SharePoint upgrade i have taken notice that when i try to activate a feature under the site collection admin for a root site page and also with manage site features i keep on ...
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What's next after 2010 upgrade?

I've done a attach upgrade from a 2007 db to 2010 following the MS guide and all went ok. However, I have no idea what to do next. When I navigate to the root web page I just get the default site, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 credentials always prompting

When i click on any link in the SharePoint environment a log-in prompt keeps coming up, and i have to click the Cancel button in-order to access any link i clicked. Can i get any advice as to what ...
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SharePoint 2010 Announcement web part - truncate/char limit issue

There are old threads on this topic but most of them for MOSS or prior versions or without any resolutions. This thread is close but solution doesn't work for me. Feel free to forward any working ...
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Where can I download WSS & MOSS 2007 WITHOUT Service Pack 2?

I am looking for WSS & MOSS 2007 installation files WITHOUT Service Pack 2. Everything I have found so far includes SP2. Is it possible to somehow remove SP2 from the download? Why: I have a ...
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Image in upgraded content databases is in picture library but appears as broken image

This happens in at least one place in our farm, and until our QA co-ordinator points out other places I cant comment on if this is widespread or not. On one page, there is an image that appears as a ...
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How to work in Sharepoint 2010 Team based development

We have following environment to create a publishing fully branded portal. Three developers each one have sharepoint 2010 installed on their workstation. One Server so that when each dev finish its ...
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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 ...