SharePoint 2007 is a collaboration platform by Microsoft.

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Moving article between sites in MOSS 2007

We are avid useres of the wiki functionality in our sharepoint 2007 server. Now we want to restructure the information hierarchy. This means its required to move articles between sites (meaning ...
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I can't view the default SSP's “Shared Services Admin Site” and I cannot make any changes to a newly created SSP through the “Site Actions” tab

I'm trying changed the "Search Settings" of a SharedServicesProvider so that I can change what kind of things can be searched in a SharePoint site, but I'm hitting a roadblock here. For the default ...
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Can't submit timesheets on Project 2007 and Server 2008R2 new install

I'm trying to test move a SharePoint 2007 and Project 2007 to Server 2008R2 and using SQL 2008 as the backend. I'm setting it up just like I have done numerous times for Server '03 and there are no ...
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Sharepoint people-picker with external domain trust

I have a MOSS 2007 server in an environment with both a two way cross forest trust and a two way external trust. Users in the forest-trusted forest happily show up in peoplepicker, but I get nothing ...
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Unable to activate the publishing feature on a SharePoint site collection

I'm having trouble with a site collection in a MOSS2007 farm. I'm trying to enable the Publishing feature at the site collection level. When I try to activate the Feature from Site Settings -> site ...
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Sharepoint causing 2nd login when downloading documents

We have Sharepoint 2007 setup with Integrated Windows Authentication and it works fine for the most part. When users access the site, the dialog comes up and has them type in their username/password ...
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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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Error in data view when connecting to an Oracle DB

When using SharePoint Designer I found this link that stepped me through how to get it working: http://spsolution.blogspot.com/2008/12/how-to-insert-data-source-in-sharepoint.html That allowed ...
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how to use SharePoint to manage work items (tasks)

I am using SharePoint 2007 Enterprise + Publishing portal template + Windows Server 2008. I want to utilize SharePoint to manage work items and I want to let gurus here to recommend me some good ...
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What are some cool things you can do with SharePoint 2007?

I have never worked with SharePoint before and my company is looking to move all the customer information from their password protected Excel sheet :shutters: to a SharePoint site where we can manage ...
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What are the dangers/consequences of reducing the SharePoint_Config_log database?

I have used DBCC ShrinkFile on a SharePoint_Config_log database and I'm wondering what the consequences of this action may be? The log file was growing upwards to >11 GB for an 8GB database and space ...
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Multiple public domain names for a MOSS 2007 internet facing web site

Is there a way to get multiple domain names pointing to the same moss 2007 internet facing web site ? I know one can use zones, and map each zone to a single different public URLs, but there's only 5 ...
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Disable Export to Spreadsheet in SharePoint Custom List

Is it possible to disable (or remove) the option in a custom list to export to Excel? We have a sensitive list on a team site with a large number of items and views whereby the business sponsor would ...
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Apply SharePoint template to existing site?

I have several similar SharePoint sites (running on WSS 3) and I have saved one of the sites as a template. I now want to make a different site (which already exists) have the same structure as this ...
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sharepoint crawl not indexing main site

Guys I'm having some strange search issues' going on with my main portal application. First off let me give you a little back ground on the problem web app. Our Sharepoint environment was originally ...
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Allowing Sharepoint to relay email through Exchange

I have written a Sharepoint 2007 web part that sends a field from a form to a specified email address. I have got the form working as I require, but at present it can only send to internal email ...
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Configuring Exchange to relay internal e-mails to an SMTP server

I am working on a SharePoint implementation for a group within an international company. SharePoint has the ability to retrieve e-mails from an SMTP Drop Folder. I have installed the SMTP service on ...
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SharePoint / SQL Server “out of memory” error

After months of preparation, we launched a new SharePoint intranet portal today. Immediately, some users began getting a "server out of memory" error when they tried to log in. The SharePoint server ...
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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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Sharepoint: authenticating users via forms authentication

My problem is the following(sharepoint Newbie) , i want to change the default zone from being a Windows Authenticated Zone to a Forms Authenticated Zone ,thereby forcing the site collection ...
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How to use Apache to convert relative URLs to absolute URLs?

This is a parallel question to another I'd posted here. We have an issue with SharePoint 2007 and relative URLs through an Apache Reverse Proxy. The issue comes in using a regex to find all the ...
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Are my SharePoint backup and restore processes correct?

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. And I am using publishing portal template. I am using the following backup and restore process to backup from site ...
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Internet Explorer 8 causing login prompt connecting to Sharepoint 2007 (from separate workstation)

We are using integrated windows authentication (I think NTLM). All other clients seem to be working fine, IE6 or IE7. The intranet site is in the trusted sites zone in IE. First user to test said ...
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Save a Site Collection As A Site Template (.stp) File

I would like to be able to save a SharePoint 2007 site collection as a site template (.stp) file. Is this possible? Thanks, MagicAndi
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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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Unable to open documents from SharePoint 2007

I have a number of individuals (all from the same external group) who are unable to open documents from our extranet site, which is running SharePoint 2007. The exact error is: No connectivity with ...
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SharePoint 3.0 Search Stuck Starting

I have a single server running SharePoint 3.0 on WS2003 Sp2 not on a domain. My search service stopped working so I just went in to central admin and hit stop, then hit start. I soon found out this is ...
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If I add a new user to my sharepoint site as contributor, do I need to recrawl?

I have a sharepoint 2007 site. If I add a new user to either my custom contributor or Reader groups of site, I need to re-crawl the content in order for them to see the search results. Is it normal ...
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Sharepoint Server 2007 generates event log entry every 5 minutes - “The SSP Timer Job Distribution List Import Job was not run.”

I get the following error logged into the Event Log every 5 minutes: The SSP Timer Job Distribution List Import Job was not run. Reason: Logon failure: the user has not been granted the requested ...
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SharePoint Document Library Search - Title property indexed only up to 64 characters

I am trying to get the Title property indexed as a crawled property, and then merged into the Title managed property - though I can't seem to find it as a choice in the crawled properties. I searched ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Not updating Username, resulting in not sending email notifications

We are running Sharepoint 2007 here and I recently changed a number of details for one user's account in Active Directory (she changed her last name). I left her account name the same (lets say ...
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asking for solution for move site from one server to another server

I am using SharePoint Server Enterprise 2007 with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have a site collection which is using 3 types of sites publishing portal/wiki/blog. I want to move the template ...
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SharePoint 2007 and its underlying operating systems

We have a MOSS 2007 Standard farm, running on 2 Web Front End (WFE) and 1 Indexing server all running on 64 bit Windows Server 2003 servers. We need to upgrade our servers to Windows Server 2008, and ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Document Library - lost ability to rename documents

I administer a Sharepoint 2007 site. All the following occur for any user, including the farm admin user, so I am assuming this has nothing to do with permissions. On one document library only, the ...
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Unextending Sharepoint 2007 Web Application from a zone

When our Sharepoint was migrated from Sharepoint 2003 to Sharepoint 2007 (both fully paid versions), the consultants who carried it out extended each web app into two IIS sites/zones (e.g. the ...
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Saving a modified InfoPath form to its form library

Within our corporate SharePoint 2007 site, there is a particular form library that contains 10 separate files. 9 of these are either Excel, Word, or PowerPoint files and one of these is an InfoPath ...
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How can I change the logo (not the site image) at the top of my SharePoint site?

I have recently been assigned as a SharePoint Administrator and while I have managed to figure many things out on my own, I seem to be stumped with how to change the logo/text located near the top of ...
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Update Sharepoint 2007 MySites layout and web parts for already deployed MySites

We are looking to change our users' MySite home pages to make them more useful. I can find information on how to update the MySite template used to deploy new MySites, but I need to make the changes ...
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Is there a way to allow administrators to change or reset user passwords?

We have a custom MembershipProvider implementation using form-based authentication (FBA) under Sharepoint 2007. I've searched high and low on Google, but only found: Active directory and FBA ...
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how to remove a column of a list on SharePoint

I am using SharePoint 2007 + Windows Server 2008 with SharePoint 2007's publishing portal template. I have created a list with datasheet view on a page (I add the list by adding a Web Part -> then ...
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List all documents (webparts) and sites using a certain solution in sharepoint 2007

I would like to uninstall a Sharepoint application template (GroupBoard Workspace to be exact) but I want to make sure nothing currently relies on it. I don't see any functions within stsadm that ...
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Create a Sharepoint 2007 Page Layout that can be used to create new pages

I am trying to replace some of the, frankly dreadful, out of box page layouts in Sharepoint 2007. I have followed the documentation provided by Microsoft but this does not result in my page layout ...
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Recover Sharepoint 2007

here is the scoop: have backups of all config and content databases do NOT have master and msdb backups Need to restore baseline functionality ASAP. What is the best way to approach this?
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MOSS 2007 SP2 - Error while provisioning SSP

This is a brand new installation I am trying to provision the first SSP for MOSS and I keep getting the following error: (Provisioning failed: A transport-level error has occurred when receiving ...
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How can I delete all alerts for a user in Sharepoint 2007 without visiting every site?

A user leaves the organisation. Their account is removed from active directory. Their user object does not get removed from Sharepoint, and their alerts remain in place. This generates ...
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Display Document Library Folder contents on a different Sharepoint 2007 Site

What I want to do seems incredibly simple, but I am getting nowhere quickly searching and reading about this. I need to list some policy documents on a Sharepoint page on our corporate intranet. ...
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Exchange Server 2007 - Windows Integrated Authentication

I'm trying to get Exchange Server 2007 to work with Windows Integrated Authenticated unsuccessfully. At the moment it's working with Basic Authentication. I followed the instructions in here but ...
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Anonymous user permission issue in SharePoint Server

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 x64 and Windows Server 2008 x64. I have setup a site with template publishing portal. I have grant anonymous access to all the site. My question is, if I create a ...
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sharepoint list permissions

please help with following task: i have sharepoint list, all participants see only own records (they are can create, modify and read only own records), i need to give permissions for two users for ...
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Sharepoint 2007: Two entire site collections went read-only overnight, the other 5 are fine

Myself and a coworker are both Site Admins for every site collection we've got. Well, until Friday night. Most admin privileges were disabled for two entire site collections. There is no custom ...