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How is my Sharepoint site still running?

This has me scratching my head... We have a WSS3.0 front-end server which connects to config and content databases on a separate SQL server (SQLA). This DB server is being decommissioned so we are ...
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Moving WSS sites to a new SharePoint 2010 Foundation server

This existing question helps but it doesn't answer all my questions. I have WSS 3 running on Server1 (Server 2003) and its database is DBServer1 (SQL 2008). I have installed SharePoint 2010 ...
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2answers
197 views

Windows Phone 7 and Sharepoint

Do I need to install/configuge the (entire and expensive) Windows Sharepoint Server (is the 2007 version sufficient?) or am I fine with Sharepoint Services 3.0 in order to work with the sharepoint ...
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167 views

SharePoint WSS3.0 how much free space should I be running with

My Sharepoint WSS 3.0 box is running into various issues and I notice it has less that 3GB free HDD space. what is the recommended amount for a sharepoint server to keep free and available? This is ...
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216 views

Sharepoint (WSS) - searching for column values - how?

I've created a document library in Sharepoint (SBS 2008/WSS 3.0). I did add a custom column (case #) to the list, and would like the users to be able to link to/search for documents with specific #'s. ...
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2answers
743 views

WSS 3.0 fails to hide quick launch items for which the current user does not have access

I'm running a Small Business Server 2008 with Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 (WSS 3.0). I thought WSS was supposed to hide menu items for which the current logged in user don't have access? ...
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1answer
290 views

Sharing documents across document libraries

I am looking for a solution that will allow users to share the same document across multiple document libraries. No matter the location of the document, if the user edits the document or its metadata, ...
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1answer
318 views

Sharepoint site settings add on ssl port number?

WSS 3.0 IIS6/WinSever2003 CAG We have several WSS sites on a SharePoint WSS box that talk to the outside, all of which are SSL enabled. So you get a CAG(Citrix Access Gateway) to translate the 443 ...
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2answers
437 views

Setting up a watchguard policy to allow sharepoint site access from the internet

I have a sharepoint site that I have full access to over the local network, but from the internet I just get webpage can not be displayed. I've checked the settings in IIS and Sharepoint and ...
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1answer
144 views

How do I get mydomain.com to resolve to www.mydomain.com with WSS3?

I recently purchased WSS 3.0 hosting from a local provider who set my environment up as www.mydomain.com. For a couple weeks, any requests for the URL mydomain.com would resolve correctly and show ...
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2answers
676 views

reduce size of WSS Log DB

The mdf of my WSS Log DB has become too big and I need to reduce the size. There appears to be a lot of articles on the net about shrinking the db, which will reduce the ldf size. My problem though is ...
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482 views

How do I migrate an existing FBA database to work with Claims Based Authentication?

I have an existing FBA database of ~2000 users for one of my clients in WSS 3.0. I have successfully upgraded their WSS site collection (in a test environment) to SharePoint 2010. I have also ...
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1answer
390 views

Users lose access privileges every night

I'm having a problem with a WSS 3.0 instance where users keep losing their upload access rights every night. Users can always enter the Site involved and can browse lists, document libraries etc. ...
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192 views

Sharepoint (WSS 3.0) on SBS 2008 broken

I recently ran the Sharepoint Products and Technologies Wizard. I had hoped this would bring up Sharepoint and allow me to access it so I could begin to learn. But it's not working. Here is some ...
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1answer
501 views

Sharepoint : send alert when field is empty : bug?

Is it possible to send an email alert when a field of a list is empty ? I've tried the following : Create a custom list, add a field named "TestField" Create a personal view named "TestView", ...
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5answers
5k views

A free WebDAV client for Windows?

I'd like to copy files from a network drive to a SharePoint site (perhaps as a mapped drive). What's a good client to do so? Obviously Windows (XP) Explorer is bad, I'm trying RichCopy at the ...
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3answers
10k views

WSS_Content contains?

WSS 3.0:Windows2003 I have a content database that keeps growing for the name of simply, "WSS_Content" This database is aside from all the other content databases that are linked to an web ...
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1answer
777 views

IIS 6.0: AspMaxRequestEntityAllowed influencing maximum upload size in Sharepoint 2007?

The IIS MetaBase.xml file entiry "AspMaxRequestEntityAllowed" can make any difference in uploading sharepoint 2007 files?
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1answer
307 views

WSS having two OWSTIMER.EXE (v11 and v12) running at the same time

I've just found that my WSS 3.0 server had two OWSTIMER.EXE services running: SharePoint Timer Service v11 "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\60\BIN\OWSTIMER.EXE" ...
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1answer
105 views

Maximum Upload size

The Maximum Upload size is '50MB' for a web-application, will it be the same for the site-collections underneath of that web-application?
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1answer
113 views

WSS and CAG , _layout pages break

Alright, I've searched everywhere and I cannot find the answer, due to the rarity of our setup. WSS 3.0/IIS 6.0/WinServer 2003 We have a sharepoint site that is in good shape, almost. Its TCP and ...
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2answers
562 views

WSS “Cannot connect to the configuration database”

I have 64-bit WSS 3.0 installed on a 64-bit Windows 2003 Server. After installing WSS 3.0 I switched IIS to run in 32-bit emulation mode as we have some applications that require this. I'm getting a ...
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1answer
303 views

What does “Enable update query support” do in SharePoint?

In SharePoint 3.0/2007 under Central Admin -> Operations -> Data Retrieval Service there is an option titled Update Support which has a single option Enable update query support. The flavor text for ...
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3answers
10k views

WSS3.0 to SharePoint Foundation 2010 upgrade

I've got a Windows 2003 x86 server with a small WSS3.0 installation. Now we've bought a new server with Windows Server 2008 x64 and installed SharePoint Foundation 2010 on it. I wish to transfer the ...
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5answers
2k views

Sharepoint db issue after DB move to SQL 08

Recently we have moved our sharepoint 2007 db from sql 2000 server to 2008 x64 SQL server. All seems well, however there is a problem where the sql server stops running and the service has to be ...
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1answer
41 views

Why are my SharePoint downloads not completing for outside users?

I am using WSS 3.0 with Microsoft Server 2003. I am running into the following problem. On a pretty frequent basis, outside users are having trouble downloading documents. Some downloads are ...
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2answers
286 views

What are the biggest selling points of MOSS 2007 over WSS 3.0

I have to give a presentation to a client who is interested in SharePoint. My experience is primarily with MOSS 2007. I have customized and developed sites on MOSS 2007 but haven't had much time to ...
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3answers
2k views

Export SharePoint Wiki to PDF from the Command Line

We use a SharePoint wiki* at the office to serve as a knowledgebase for our IT operations. Recently we went through a disaster recovery exercise where we realized we had a key hole in our plans: how ...
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0answers
1k views

Confused about SharePoint Alternate Access Mappings (AAMs)

We have a SharePoint farm, with a single Site Collection, where the users connect using the non-FQDN hostnames for the servers (let's call 'em "SERVER1" and "SERVER2") on port 80. No external access, ...
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3answers
762 views

How Much Time is being Wasted on Windows Server 2008?

I am using Windows Server 2008, running in a Hyper-V VM. The system performs very badly. We're pretty sure it's due to insufficient memory. I've looked at How to find out if my Windows Server 2003 ...
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1answer
810 views

How to block user to access some Sharepoint 3.0 sites

I have Sharepoint 3.0 deployed on a Windows 2008 server platform. My issue is quite simple for now but I still can't figure it out. I have added the domain admin group from AD. So all of us can ...
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2answers
206 views

Using WSS 3.0 Site Collections to Host Customers

We would like to host multiple customers in a single WSS 3.0 web application (so we can use https instead of custom SSL ports). Because they are different customers, we don't want them to 'see' each ...
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1answer
891 views

How do I host multiple independent, secured SharePoint sites (WSS 3.0) without using Active Directory on the same server?

I have a SharePoint site set up on one of my networks to service Active Directory users. To be clear, this is a Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 installation running on Windows Server 2003 Standard. ...
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1answer
2k views

Changing WSS 3.0 to point to a new SQL instance

I'm testing a failover procedure using a mirrored data tier for TFS 2008 with WSS 3.0 on top of SQL Server 2008. I have been following the instructions at ...
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2answers
226 views

sharepoint 3.0 site restore/import trouble

We have some old sharepoint data (from a WSS 3.0 SP1 or SP2 install), that I need to restore. Problem is: This is a time management site, and one of the fields automatically pics up the user name of ...
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1answer
205 views

Permissions Required for Sharepoint Backups

We are in the process of rolling out an extranet for some of our partners using WSS 3.0 as the platform. We already use it internally for a variety of things, and we are using the following powershell ...
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Windows Small Business Server 2008 Standard & Sharepoint Services 3.0

My current configuration is a Windows Small Business Server 2003 running Windows Sharepoint Services 2.0 with MSSQL 2000. My question pertains to the feasability of running Windows Sharepoint ...
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2answers
8k views

Sharepoint Multiple document upload not available to users

We are using WSS 3.0. Users have reported the Multiple document upload menu item is not available. These users are working with IE8 / Office 2007 with their documents. I don't know where to look at. ...
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3answers
639 views

Automated backup script for MOSS 2007 and WSS 3.0

I'm looking for example of scripts people are using to automate the backup of MOSS 2007 and WSS 3.0. Would be great to have built in support for various types and schedule of backup.
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1answer
907 views

Windows 7 Federated Search & SharePoint 3 osdx file?

Can a osdx file be built for Sharepoint Services 3 to allow it to be included in Windows 7 Federated Search? I see stuff for MOSS 2007, but I can't seem to get it to work for Sharepoint 3.
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2answers
5k views

What is the IIS WAMREG admin component?

Question is in the title. Has something to do with Sharepoint, but a little bit of searching on my part didn't turn up a good answer.
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1answer
494 views

WSS 3.0 on SBS 2003 Search Not Working

I've got WSS 3.0 installed on SBS 2003 (side-by-side install with SBS's WSS 2.0). Everything works fine but search. I get no errors or warnings in the event log. I've got all the WSS services ...
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3answers
487 views

Are Sharepoint Services 3.0 document libraries useable for non-Microsoft applications?

I understand that my question title is poorly worded and subjective. I'm trying to use a WSS 3.0 document library for non-Microsoft applications such as Adobe Creative Suite, Seagull Bartender ...
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2answers
445 views

Error in Search Server Express 2008

I've installed Microsoft Search Server 2008 Express, and as a part of it, WSS 3.0 And for 6 month, it runs without fail, until yesterday. The search site refuses to perform search, and Search Central ...
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3answers
3k views

What are the differences between Site Administrators configured in the two locations of SharePoint?

In SharePoint it is possible to configure the Primary and Secondary site collection administrators from SharePoint Central Administration. It is also possible to configure them from the Site ...
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2answers
1k views

Permissions issue when connecting Outlook 2007 to WSS 3.0 calendar

I am able to connect Outlook 2007 to a WSS 3.0 calendar on our intranet site (same domain). Even though the dialog specifies 'Read' permissions, I am able to create or change an appointment in either ...
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4answers
688 views

Can I install SQL Server 2005 Express on a Windows Sharepoint Services 3 webserver?

I have a Windows Server 2003 machine that is dedicated to running Sharepoint Services 3. I need to host a new internal web application on this machine which requires SQL Server. I have already ...
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2answers
481 views

WSS 3.0 Site People and Groups

When people are added to a WSS site, their title and department are imported from Active Directory. As time goes on, titles and departments can change. Is there a way to get this information updated ...
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4answers
527 views

Backup Windows Sharepoint Services

I installed WSS 3.0 as part of Search Server Express 2008 installation package, and used SQL Server 2005 Standard as backend database, all of them in one server. What's the best backup strategy for ...