Category Archives: SharePoint 2007

Scheduling STSADM SharePoint 2007 backup Strategy using Windows Task Scheduler

There are various third party SharePoint Product available in the market to do detailed backup of SharePoint site. But not all the project/Organisation can afford a third party product. There are two kinds of OOB Backup Strategies in Office SharePoint … Continue reading

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Migration strategies and Step by Step – Migrating from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2010

I was reading a post from Apoorv Durga, about migration strategies on software development. It is a fantastic post. It is really true that many of the migration falls due to poor planning or sometime negligence towards the basic. SharePoint … Continue reading

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Third Party Workflow Solutions for SharePoint – Comparison

  Workflow becomes an essential part of every business process. It gives business a faster management as well as automates redundant tasks and ensures uncompleted tasks are followed up. In SharePoint Workflow is one of the most important aspects. Out-Of-The … Continue reading

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How to restrict certain sites to use only certain site and Page templates in SharePoint 2007

Scenario: My client have some custom site template and they want to enforce users to use those custom site template while hiding all the Out-Of-the Box SharePoint Template from the end users. Important Note: The site have to be Publishing … Continue reading

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Limitation of office 2003 with SharePoint 2007 & Office 2003 and 2007 comparison with Sharepoint 2007

Scenario– I am working on SharePoint Implementation right at the moment and  working on SharePoint Document Management. This Organization have lots of documents.While planning I’ve noticed most of the users are using Microsoft Office 2003. They are not yet ready … Continue reading

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Simple Image Rotator WebPart.

” Image Rotator” WebPart  and Linking “banners” to a particular Page can give SharePoint site a great look and feel as well as great usability. There are many ways to build it using server side scripting or client side scripting. … Continue reading

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Bits and Pieces about SharePoint Workflows

As SharePoint consultants we often face a common question from clients -“What is SharePoint  Workflow?”  “What it can do out of the box?” “What are the Limitations?” I have tried to document bits and pieces about SharePoint Workflow, SPD Workflow … Continue reading

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Some of SharePoint 2007 limitations

SharePoint 2007 do have some limit. Some of them can be overcome using custom code and tuning but its good to keep in mind these limitation while planning for SharePoint Integration. My ex colleague Brad Saide have mention some of … Continue reading

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Excluding folders from search results in MOSS 2007

I recently got a question regarding the ability to filter out folders from search results (but to still search inside those folders for documents) in MOSS 2007. It’s pretty simple. You’ll need to create a scope with two exclusion rules, … Continue reading

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SharePoint – DayLight Savings Issue – Quick Fix

Microsoft OS and WSS use their own Timing settings. Sometime ,when the daylight savings starts/End WSS time doesn’t get updated automatically as Windows. Last year 2008 it was a big issue with SharePoint and Microsoft had Patch for each time Zone … Continue reading

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