SharePoint 2010 is a collaboration platform by Microsoft.

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Copying SharePoint DB to a new SharePoint 2010 server

we would like to know what is the best and easy way to configure a new SharePoint 2010 Server, we have backup the existing DB of SharePoint 2007 (up and running). We would like to mirror the same ...
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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Synchronization

I'm completely new to working with SharePoint and Windows Server, but last week I was given a small brief to play with SharePoint 2010 to see how I got along with it. Anyway I've set up a SharePoint ...
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Permissions to run a SharePoint 2010 Application Pool?

I'm currently in the process of setting up a SharePoint 2010 farm. In my Dev Environments, I have one account that is Local Admin, Farm Administrator and runs all Application Pools. For Production ...
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Can't successfully run Sharepoint Foundation 2010 first time configuration

I'm trying to run the non-GUI version of configuration wizard using power shell because I would like to set config and admin database names. GUI wizard doesn't give you all possible options for ...
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Not able to start “Forefront Identity Manager Service”

I have SharePoint 2010 installed on my machine. For synchronizing user profiles I am trying to start "Forefront Identity Manager Service". But, when I click on start, it says the following message: ...
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SharePoint MySite - Purge newsfeed activity?

After setting up User Profile sync with AD I've noticed that the newsfeed section of each user's MySite is now flooded with lots of random notes detailing changes that have been pulled in about their ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Exchange 2010 -SMTP Outgoing email

I'm trying to setup the outgoing email settings on my sharepoint 2010 Server. I have installed an exchange 2010 server out of the box but when I type in the FQDN address to the exchange 2010 server ...
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Pre-provision MySite user site via script?

We're considering pre-provisioning each user's MySite in SP 2010 - I know MS don't recommend it but it's a Uni installation and we'd like to have the student accounts set up in advance rather than ...
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SharePoint 2010 and Excel Calculation Services

I'm curious what the requirements are for Excel Calculation Services in Sharepoint 2010. I found an architecture document but it doesn't list out the specific requirements. (architecture I ...
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SharePoint (2010) - Can't delete Service Application

The search service application in our farm went bonkers complaining that it couldn't connect to itself. After multiple people fiddling to try and fix it we've ended up with two search application. ...
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SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 Migration Plans

Our company had a difficult time migrating from WSS 2003 to MOSS 2007 and we're starting to plan out our approach for migrating from MOSS 2007 to MOSS 2010. Does anyone have any plan/strategy for ...
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What do I put on my developers box in regard to SharePoint 2010

So we are venturing out into the world of SharePoint and it seems that I have to install SharePoint Server directly on each developer's box. Is this correct? I have SharePoint up and running on a ...
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SPS 2010 Prerequisite installer keep downloaded files

In SharePoint 2010 there is a prerequisite installer. There are options to install the prerequisites from a local source. That's great, but is it also possible to tell the prerequitiinstaller to ...
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Changing Admin Site URL (actually port) - how?

I have a new install of the band new SharePoint 2010. I use host header identified site collections for everything. By default the admin site is on a random port. I would like to move the admin site ...
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SharePoint 2010 Licensing Costs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? We will be implementing a public-facing website in SharePoint 2010 and I have a few questions regarding licensing: ...
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SharePoint - force user to accept AUP when first logging in etc

We're looking to move a bespoke intranet across to SharePoint. One query that has come up is whether we can do the following easily: When user logs in for the first time they should be forced read ...
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Is SharePoint 2010 compatible with Windows 2008 R2 Server Core?

Now that Core 2008 R2 added .net support, I wonder if it's possible to run SharePoint 2010 Web Frontends on it? Found some articles saying you can't run it on 2008 Core (no ASP.net support), but ...
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SharePoint 2010 MySites - Simple explanation needed!

I've been playing around with the 2010 beta for a couple of weeks, experimenting with topology options etc. I think I've got myself totally confused as to how it works hence if there's any SP experts ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search - not search additional content sources

I've got SP 2010 crawling a secondary intranet system that we'll run in parallel as part of a long running migration to SharePoint when it releases. Whilst it's crawling the pages without problem I ...
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SharePoint 2010 MySites - Host on separate servers

We're playing with the SP 2010 Beta ahead of a planned deployment later this year in an academic environment. We anticipate that the majority of traffic will be through MySites when everything is ...
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Project Server 2010 Beta - can't connect Project client to projects hosted on server

We have a Project 2010 Beta installed on SharePoint 2010 Beta as test set-up whilst we wait for the release versions. Whilst the installation seemed to complete without any issues we're unable to ...
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Question about the Sharepoint 2010 VHD

I want to install the Sharepoint 2010 image here (http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=0C51819B-3D40-435C-A103-A5481FE0A0D2&displaylang=en), however, and this is a Sharepoint ...
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Sharepoint 2010 My-sites Active Directory connection error

There is a good tutorial of creation of Sharepoint 2010 My-sites here. In my environment I can't get the connection to Active Directory work, as it fails with: "An operation error occurred." There is ...
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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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Setting up PerformancePoint Services on Sharepoint 2010: connection errors

I have tried to setup PerformancePoint Services on SharePoint 2010, but every time I try to use the dashboard designer, I get this error: “An error has occurred attempting to contact the specified ...