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Restoring SSP Databases from SP1 to SP2 server farm

Has anyone restored Shared Services Databases from SP1 Server Farm to a new SP2 Server farm? I don't want to lose user related information link My Links etc. I followed the DB attach method as ...
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can not find list control when adding a list to a web page

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I have created a list in top level site. And I want to use the list in a ...
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First execution of workflow in the day always fails

I am experiencing a strange problem with a VS workflow deployed to the server. The workflow that runs when an item is added triggers fine (OnWorkflowActivated). After this there is a condition where ...
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How to add a WebPart to all pages in a SharePoint site?

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I want to know, How to ...
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how to get current URL in SharePoint?

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I am using left navigation ...
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What's the best way to install SharePoint?

I've heard of people doing scripted installs of SharePoint. Is this common and how far can you take it? Can you actually build your web apps and site collections? I would like to see some examples.
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Prevent Access to Custom Web Application Pages by Non-Admin Users

I have a custom web application that integrates with a SharePoint (MOSS 2007) solution. I would like to add role-based access to pages in this custom web application, with only users in a specified ...
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Search for specific Web Template in SharePoint Search

Is it possible to construct a SharePoint Search Query for a specific web type (site definition / web template id) in the same manner as for lists? I can easily search for my custom lists using ...
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What are some disaster recovery best practices?

What is the best way to back up SharePoint without the backup files using up all your enterprise storage? I am currently backing up SQL weekly(content dbs, config db), and doing site collection ...
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What's the best way to move a list from one site to another?

I know you can backup site collections with stsadm -o backup, and you can backup sites with stsadm -o export. But what's the best way to copy a list? I've tried to use the save as a list template and ...
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SharePoint Architecture - WFE in DMZ / Search Server in internal network

Can I have this configuration? Corporate Network Query Server/Index Server service running on the repository server ( I will install web server component on this machine also) DMZ(Perimeter Network)...
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How to install SharePoint 2007 on a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine?

I am using Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 Enterprise. How can I install SharePoint 2007 on my machine / which version should I used? I have tried SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise SP1, but the ...
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Does SSL work with NTLM authentication?

Does SSL work with NTLM authentication? or should I go SSL with Kerberos? I am setting up an extranet farm and I need to use SSl. I have seen blogs that talk about SSL and Kereberos together. Can I ...
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I want to use ASPCOMPAT=true as an attribute of @Page directive

I get the following error on SharePoint pages: aspcompat not allowed on this page when I try to use it. Please help.
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Search not returning any results for custom profile property

I've added a new property (lets call it CarReg) to our users profile. It's set as a 15 character string with multiple values allowed. When you see the property in a profile it's a clickable link that ...
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Configuring FAST 2010 Beta for SharePoint

I've followed all the instructions and it seems to crawl OK etc but in my fast search center when i do a search I get the following error in the core search results Web Part: Unable to display this ...
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Install SharePoint package on an NLB Cluster

I am trying to test a SharePoint package installation on a VPC environment. I have set up an NLB cluster with two VPC's. One problem may be that I have only one network card configured on the VPC's.(...
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How do Excel Services Sessions work?

We are using web services interface to access Excel Services. When we have two sessions that access the same spreadsheet, it looks like they see each others data. Is this how it is supposed to work? ...
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Create a feature to add a custom permission level and groups

Need to automate the custom permission level creation and groups. Please give me some pointers which can guide me to create a feature to add a custom permission level and groups and staple the same ...
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how to add C# code in default.aspx in SharePoint

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I want to add some C# code to default.aspx (more details, adding some ...
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How to set anonymous user as a specific user

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I am wondering whether SharePoint has any means to set an anonymous ...
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How to rename “My Home” tab in My sites

We want to rename the "My Home" tab so it says "My Stuff"(!). We're using Sharepoint 2007 - does anyone know how to do this? Using a javascript hack at the moment; but we really want the change to be ...
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Modify default text in subject+body in “Send e-mail” section of the “Add users” screen

I would like to modify the default text in Subject and Personal message, on the page: http://(sharepoint)/_layouts/aclinv.aspx Where do I change the text? Thanks :-)
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Tool for listing subsites and size

Does anyone know of a tool that lists all site collections and subsites together with quote size/usage?
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Error opening default.aspx in SharePoint Designer 2007

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am using SharePoint Designer 2007 to open default.aspx under Pages sub-folder (selecting edit page layout in ...
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SharePoint task management issues

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have the following requirements about `Task Management and want to know whether SharePoint Server 2007 can implement ...
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URL type column issue in SharePoint List

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have a list on a page, and one column in the list is URL type. Currently, when I click the link, the URL pointed ...
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Forms for lists generated by SPSource aren't showing some masterpage elements

We used SPSource to create the schema.xml and the list files. When I then navigate to the list, it doesn't show some of the custom master page elements. Here is a screen shot where its not showing ...
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Quotas on individual sites

Is there any way to apply storage quotas to individual sites, rather than the entire site collection?
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation vs Server

Has there been any information released regarding what features are included in SharePoint Foundation and what features you need SharePoint Server to use in the 2010 version? I can't seem to find ...
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Syncing profile details with active directory

Several fields in MOSS profiles are mapped to fields in active directory and we have given the user the ability to modify these. But when the incremental profile import runs it overwrites these with ...
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Hide/ Show list item based on Intranet, Extranet Zone

Is there anyway to hide an item in a SharePoint list based on whether the user has accessed the site from an internal URL as opposed to an external?
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Accessing UserProfile information Annonymously

I am trying to run a piece code to figure out if a user has a MySite or not. Following is the code: UserProfileManager profManager = new UserProfileManager(); UserProfile profile = profManager....
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Trouble adding CEWP to a View within a Publishing Library

I have a publishing site, and we have been trying to customize the views a little bit. We have added a CEWP to the page. I keep getting this error though, and I'm not sure where to look. "Unable to ...
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Forms authentication login page issue

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. And I am developing using ASP.Net + C# + .Net 3.5 + VSTS 2008 on SharePoint Server 2007. I am developing a ...
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Changing to SQL alias after installing MOSS

Our network admin installed MOSS using the SQL Server address instead of using the SQL alias. How can we change this after the fact? We tried using a simple stsadm commmand to change server name but ...
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hide links in subsites from quick launch bar

We have a site in our collection with many subsites, many of which have had links added to their own quick launch bars. When viewing this parent site, the quick launch bar shows the links under the ...
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ValidateUser of Forms Authentication issue

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. And I am developing using ASP.Net + C# + .Net 3.5 + VSTS 2008 on SharePoint Server 2007. I am developing a ...
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SSO authentication integration issue

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I need to implement SSO (Single Sign On feature) with another ...
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User Profiles synching to BDC 1:1 option

What is the purpose of the 1:1 option within the Custom Import Connections when selecting the BDC? I initially thought that 1:1 was 1 record per user profile, but it is actually the set of profiles, ...
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How to add picture to a SharePoint list?

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. I want to add a list with two columns, one column displays picture, and the other column displayes rich text. ...
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How to add the /_vti_bin/Admin.asmx webservice as a service reference in Visual Studio 2008

I'm trying to use the Admin webservice of SharePoint 2007 within a console application. So I add a new service reference to my project pointing to http://<central administration>/_vti_bin/Admin....
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Poor performance on SharePoint site (IE6, Proxy, Windows Auth)

This is a very strange issue I am having. My client is experiencing poor performance (20 sec per page load or so) when accessing their SharePoint 2007 site that is hosted somewhere externally by a ...
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Hiding Distribution lists from SharePoint Membership List

On the "My site" feature of MOSS 2007 there is a "memberships" Web part that shows the distribution list that the user is a member of. This is picking up several groups that we would rather not be ...
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SharePoint webservice vs. custom webservice

I'm wondering what experienced SharePoint developer would advise me to use if I want to access SharePoint data remote, the SharePoint built in webservices or a custom webservice. What are the pros ...
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Running SharePoint on a Domain Controller

We are tring to test a SharePoint Solution. In order to reduce the number of servers that we use, is it possible to run a Domain Controller on the same machine as the SharePoint Web Site?
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How to restart IIS on all servers of farm from SharePoint Application Page

SharePoint provides an option in Create New WebApplication page that says Restart IIS Automatically. This restarts IIS on all servers of the farm. What can I do to trigger this programmatically from ...
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How to upgrade SharePoint 2007 to 2010

A SharePoint solution consists of 2 parts: What is installed in production The solution in Visual Studio The infrastructure consultants recommend running in the in place upgrade. But then what ...
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What MOSS issues can I expect with default SQL Server collation?

SharePoint installation guidance specifies that SQL Server collation should be set to Latin1_General_CI_AS_KS_WS (case-insensitive, accent-sensitive, Kana-sensitive, and width-sensitive). However, ...
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What is the SPWeb.Name property for?

I'm wondering what use does the SPWeb.Name property have. Is it displayed anywhere?

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