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How do you clone a sharepoint 2010 front end server and then add the clone to the farm?

We have a SharePoint 2010 farm with one front-end server. This server is a VMWare virtual machine. Let's call it SERVER1. We want to add a new front-end server to this SP farm to enable load ...
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TFS 2010 Backup Plan Fails with Error About AdminPTHelper.exe

My company has a TFS 2010 Server running SharePoint 2010 locally. Originally we were just doing a database backup of all the TFS databases (MSSQL 2008 also run locally) but I came across some ...
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Sharepoint 2010 cannot get to search results page

I am running SharePoint 2010 on a single server set-up. (enterprise I believe). I thought I had search set-up properly, but I cannot get to the search results page. It just throws an internal error, ...
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Is it possible to configure WSS 2.0 in a way to access the wss 2.0 via the internet?

I'm trying to configure an old Windows Share Point Server 2.0 so that it will be reachable via internet or a least by a url other than http://companyweb/. Is this possible? It is running on Windows ...
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Sharepoint Reports do not work in Firefox

Using SSRS in integrated mode, Reports can be viewed in IE but not in Firefox, Chrome, Safari, etc. They get "An unexpected error occurred while connecting to the report server. Verify that the ...
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Sharepoint extremely slow. Where to begin

Our company's Sharepoint server has a list of different projects with associated files for each one of them. Whenever I (or any of the people in the company) navigate the site (which is in our ...
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How do you list all sites/pages on a SharePoint 2007 Web Application that a particular solution (WSP) is referenced?

Is there an stsadm() command (or some other method) that will show everywhere that a Solution is being used. I would like to get the results in a list using either the solution GUID or the fully ...
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SharePoint Upgade Question

My company will be upgrading our SharePoint 2007 site to SP2010 and I know how to do it. But there is one step in the migration step that I don't. The pre-upgrade checker will give you a list of ...
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Sharepoint Webdav Performance

I am running a Netgate M1n1wall on our small office Comcast Business connection. When I connect to Sharepoint via Webdav remotely, the performance is really slow, e.g. it takes 15-20 seconds for the ...
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Want to move windows sharepoint services 2 database from sql server 2005 to sql server 2008

I Want to move windows sharepoint services 2 database which is currently running on sql server 2005 (Same server for WSS and sql server) to a separate Sql Server 2008 r2 (Clustered servers). The ...
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Syncing SharePoint workspace over https

Currently, my sharepoint setup allows me to sync a site with SharePoint workspace over HTTP, but not over HTTPS. When adding new workspace, if I type http://sharepoint.mycompany.com then everything ...
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Refreshing Excel Web Part connected to SSAS, and requirements?

Scenario: Excel file, with a SSAS data source connection Pivot Table/Charts with filters and slicers Published to Sharepoint 2010, such that users can access the report as a Excel Web Access Web ...
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Active Directory Roles Access Problem

We have a group of active directory users use Sharepoint 2003 ASP.NET hosted application. The application checks for specific roles for the logged-in users. However, for some reason when the ...
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search sharepoint with ldap query

I think the answer is no, but I haven't been satisfied with my marathon google searches today. I have several stand alone devices (MFP, phone system, etc) that can search an LDAP directory for ...
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Sharepoint permissions

this is a repost from Stack Overflow, thought some of the server fault guys might have some input on this. Just a general question regarding permissions in Sharepoint. Is there an open-source, free ...
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WSS Search fills 10 GB limit on SBS server 2011

I've got a SBS Server 2011 Standard SP1 that isn't very busy. 2 Users local and 2 remote. We have sharepoint that has maybe a dozen small documents at most. I've just started getting the following ...
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The holy trinity of Exchange, Sharepoint, and… Macs :(

We have some Public Folders containing Calendars, that were originally set up using Kerio. We've since migrated to Exchange (2010 SP1), and are in the process of recreating some of the systems we had ...
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Using Kerberos between two seperate domains

We run SharePoint 2007 in our envirnoment and currently have a non-transitive, external trust setup between the two domains because were planning on migrating to SharePoint 2010. Our SQL Server is in ...
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How to get the most out of sharepoint 2010 with sql express database size limit?

We have had a consultant set up a sharepoint 2010 server for us to use for document management. I believe it is just on the basic (free) sharepoint that comes with windows server. From what I ...
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Stopping Microsoft Office 2010 from integrating with Subversion server as if it's Sharepoint

We have an Apache Subversion server that we store (amongst other things) all of our documentation on. We have a lot of Word, Excel, PDF etc. documents in svn, and all of our users use TortoiseSVN as ...
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How to configure my SBS 2008 server to support Co-authoring of Word documents

My organization is using a SBS 2008 server for managing our file-system. As far as I understand it comes with SharePoint installed on it, although it is currently not in use. We have got office 2010 ...
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How do I setup URL Rewrite's with SharePoint 2010 correctly?

My current setup looks like this: Internet -> IIS Web Server (IIS1) -> domain1.com -> stuff.domain1.com -> morestuff.domain1.com ...
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Webdav share (SharePoint) modification date gets updated when selecting/clicking a file

In a SharePoint document library there is a option to open the library as webdav share with Windows Explorer. When I am browsing the webdav share and I select a file (not opening it or anything, just ...
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Accidentally installed SharePointServices 3.0 on a live MOSS2007 box

Was working with two RDP windows and meant to install SharePointServices 3.0 on a new dev box but accidentally installed it on the live farm web server running MOSS2007. All sharepoint sites now ...
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Sharepoint hardware migration

I am currently creating a Sharepoint system for a company. I built the site on a VM server for testing and now they want to move it to a server with more HDD capacity. The issue is that this move is ...
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Is it possible to change the content database of an existing SharePoint '07 web app?

Disclaimer: I'm very much an accidental SharePoint admin so I greatly appreciate your patience. My SharePoint farm's database server is EOL and about to die. I have managed to get the config database ...
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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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SharePoint metadata not visible to users

I'm working on a dynamic page that does data lookups based on metadata in the term store. So I have a Managed Metadata column set up and I can use it to query lists and such with no problem. I also ...
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Activate SharePoint Central Admin from console

I have accidentally stopped the central administration service on a share point server and can't find a way to re-activate it? Is there any way to do this from one of the SP command line utilities?
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IIS weblog analysis (Sharepoint document library audit)

I have a particular requirement to analyse the IIS web logs and view which users (by username) have accessed a particular subset of pages. Can anyone recommend a good analysis tool to get this ...
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Really Confused about SharePoint Sites structure

I know I have a lot of reading to do, but right off the bat I have some questions about my new Sharepoint 2010/Project 2010 implementation. When I finished my first SharePoint Products Configuration ...
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Sharepoint 2010: Can I use restore-spsite on a .bak file from backup-spfarm?

I'm looking at implementing a backup plan for our new Sharepoint 2010 server. From what I understand, there's several new powershell commands available in 2010: backup-spfarm, restore-spfarm, ...
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HP Smart Document Scan Software supporting Sharepoint 2010

We're proposing a solutions to use HP scanner to scan documents directly into our client's SharePoint 2010 server. But according to HP Smart Document Scan Software Brochure it only mentioned supports ...
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Server 2003 - Default installation of SharePoint throws javascript error 'undefined' is null or not an object

I have been handed a server that has a fresh installation of small business server 2003. SharePoint has been installed, and it is a completely fresh copy (no changes made) I know for a fact that ...
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MOSS2007 error 500

We have a MOSS 2007 install that has been very stable for years. A few days ago it started not allowing people to upload files to documents and tickets. Today I ran os updates and now we are getting ...
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Authenticate logons with Active Directy for EC2 Sharepoint server?

Sharepoint is installed and running swimmingly on "the cloud." I was able to have the server join our domain by installing a mobile VPN client and connecting it to our network. I don't want to leave ...
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Free program to manage Sharepoint site permissions for lots of sites and lots of users

I have a lot of Sharepoint sites that I need to setup permissions on. Manually opening each site and adding users takes a lot of time. It is also tedious as these users are usually the same ones ...
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Missing PowerShell Commands in SharePoint Foundation 2010

I installed SharePoint Foundation 2010 on Windows Server 2008 R2. I notice that no SP cmdlets are available in the PowerShell. What did I miss?
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How many TFS 2010 Service Accounts for This Topology?

I am a newbie on this stuff. I want to create an environment consist of TFS Server (App&Build), Sharepoint2010, and SQL Server. the TFS server are interacting continuously with three servers : ...
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Single sign on - Sharepoint to Web app

We have a Sharepoint site that uses Windows based authentication. We provide links in Sharepoint to a secure web app that uses forms based authentication. Both authenticate against the same AD. ...
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Sharepoint Open-Source/Own-server equivalent/alternative

I think sharepoint is great for coordinating tasks and tracking them, and the way users get emails automatically each time deadlines get closer and they then report about their advance and all that ...
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Can A Virtual Machine Be Converted to a Virtual Server e.g VMWare?

The Simple Question Can I convert an existing VM to a Virtual Server (e.g. VMWare)? I'm using Oracle's one and only awesome product, VirtualBox, and I'm trying to setup a SharePoint Farm to ...
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SharePoint 2010 without using User Profile Synchronization Service

We are going to implement a SharePoint 2010 farm, but due to some issues, we will not be able to create an account with the necessary privileges to use "User Profile Synchronization Service". My ...
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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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Move/Copy Document Libraries from Sharepoint v3.0 to Sharepoint 2010

My company has moved to TFS 2010. We have a new Sharepoint server (Sharepoint 2010 with Enterprise Client Access License) for our new TFS Server. But there are a lot of documents we would like to ...
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Troublesome two lines of Java script in a SharePoint link?

I'm getting an IE error with these lines of code: <a href="javascript: return false;" onmouseover="window.status='{@EncodedAbsUrl}'; return true" onmouseout="window.status=''; return true" ...
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How to log/track/confirm file deletions on Mac server?

I have 30 or so users using a sharepoint on a Mac OS X server. We have historically had a lot of issues with people deleting files (accidentally or otherwise) that shouldn't be deleted for various ...
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Problem installing Team Foundation Server Extensions for Windows SharePoint Services

I have an existing TFS 2010 (single tier) box, currently configured to use a local WSS instance. However, we want to change the SharePoint integration and point to an existing MOSS 2010 instance on a ...
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SharePoint and use of AD's wWWHomePage attribute

While looking at the wWWHomePage attribute in Active Directory, a web search found some questions on lousier Q&A sites, that indicate that SharePoint will populate the wWWHomePage attribute on a ...
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How to keep SharePoint dev machines fast and responsive?

I've been working on SharePoint platforms for two years and have used variety of machines for my SharePoint development. When I create a new box, initially the box will be fast and the web ...