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Restore SBS 2003 CompanyWeb calendar from flat files?

Ok so I have a job of recovering a calendar that was used for an event schedule. The situation is that there was never a backup done except for using Carbonite on the C drive. I have re-installed the ...
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Minimum access required for Visual Studio 2010 on SharePoint

Hi we are trying to set up a SharePoint development environment for multiple developers on Windows 2008 server, we do not want to give the developers admin rights to the servers. Does anyone know ...
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HTTP/1.1 200 OK with Share Point Server 2010

i have installed the Share Point Server 2010 on our server. The problem is: If i go to the website, were I expect to see the sharepoint site, I get the following message: HTTP/1.1 200 OK Server: ...
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Office 365 Mounted Workspaces disconnect after 2 hours - How to work around?

I'm trying to get my sharepoint workspaces on office 365 to mount like network drives. I can achieve this following microsoft guidelines, but after a while this fails. The user has to login again to ...
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Max size for a SharePoint Services 2.0 MSDE database?

We're (still) running a SharePoint Services 2.0 installation consisting of one site that is using the "built-in" MSDE database for content storage. The current content database DB size is 2.1GB. I ...
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Deploying SharePoint for testing purposes [closed]

I'm a developer trying to learn to work with SharePoint. I'd like to install SharePoint on my desktop at home which is running Windows 7 Professional. If I am going to be doing everything from this ...
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Active Directory max photo size

We are looking at putting photos in Active Directory. We have many domain controllers, some are in areas with not a lot of bandwidth. What are the recommend/max files sizes for photos or is this a ...
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get Sharepoint to default to Save As for Links

SharePoint users are complaining that after logging they are not able to download files. All the files on our site are Microsoft Office files (Excel, Word, PowerPoint). I've recreated this issue: a ...
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SharePoint 2010 Server Configuration Error -> “Cannot connect to database master”

I recieve the following error when I try to configure SharePoint 2010 Server: "Cannot connect to the database master at SQL server at [computer.domain]. The database might not exist, or the current ...
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Sharepoint File storage options

We are in the middle of planning a Sharepoint infrastructure to handle various tasks. One of the tasks will be storage/index of invoices. Ideally we would like to keep the files (pdfs) out of the ...
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Many huge files in Sharepoint… Any “stubbing” or “shortcutting” software exist?

I'm in an industry that uses a lot of scanned documents and large attachments (100MB), and I see our Sharepoint database growing quickly. What options do I have for managing this rapid growth? Can ...
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Export Exchange Public folders to a network drive, sharepoint, or a PST

I have a single user who is using 110Gb of data in public folders, and the Exchange admin (me) is persuading them to put that data elsewhere. What options are there for exporting this data? What ...
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Is sharepoint the best or necessary for intranets? [closed]

Our company is looking at implementing an intranet, The current one is based on Sharepoint 2007, and is awful. I'm interested in knowing what alternatives there are to Sharepoint for intranets? The ...
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DNS Problems with Sharepoint and other Intranet systems

I need some help with a DNS issue. I have a sharepoint server that i just installed on our small network, we use the server name to get to it (Http://gsisql001) which has an internal IP of 172.18.1.13....
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Using SharePoint to access and modify data in database

I have a situation where I currently have a huge spreadsheet that is used for tracking 40+ deliverables for projects. The spreadsheet solution is past cumbersome. I have been thinking about how I can ...
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Sharepoint Reports on Mac

When trying to view Sharepoint Reports, Mac users get the error "An unexpected error occurred while connecting to the report server. Verify that the report server is available and configured for ...
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Can I install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with full SQL Server 2008?

I cannot find out how do I install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with full SQL Server 2008, it seems that installation wizard forces me to use Express edition. Is there a way to use Foundation with ...
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SharePoint (WSS 3.0) not updating permissions based on Active Directory Security Groups

My organization has a small SharePoint server (WSS 3.0). Many of the permissions are assigned by putting an Active Directory Security Group as a user inside of a SharePoint group. Until now, this has ...
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pfSEnse-pfSense IPSec Tunnel, cannot open documents on Sharepoint WebDAV share

I set up an IPSec tunnel between my home network and work. We have a Sharepoint server in the office that I used to be able to access just fine remotely. Now that requests to the server are routed ...
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SharePoint 2010 admin and service account requirements?

This technet article http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263445.aspx describes the accounts required for a SharePoint 2010 installation. I've always followed this and my clients have never ...
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Sharepoint alert email were blocked by Sophos 10.0 - are they gone forever?

We are running WSS 3.0 SP2 on Windows Server 2003 R2 x64. We had recently upgraded our Sophos Endpoint Protection from version 9.7 to 10.0. Immediately, our alerts stopped working (although it wasn't ...
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Permissions error setting up PowerShell account privileges for SharePoint 2010

SharePoint Foundation 2010 SP1 on Windows Server 2008 R2 Std SP1 (Domain Controller) in a simple farm with a single SQL Server 2008 SP1/Windows Server 2008 Std SP2 backend I realise installing SP on ...
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Sharepoint 2010 is Missing Administration Search Function / Dependencies

Microsoft Small Business Server 2011 Sharepoint 2010 I have missing server side dependencies. I click on the link to see what is going on and After doing some research I find that if I go to the ...
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Which Sharepoint 2007 databases do I backup for migration to Sharepoint 2010?

This is a follow on question from, Use backup restore then attach in Sharepoint 2007 to 2010 migration. There are 5 databases in the SQL Server Instance for Sharepoint Server 2007: ...
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Change SharePoint 2010 WebfrontEnd server type to Application Server

I have add 4 servers to farm, 1 with central administration type. Have forgot to set Application servers roles for two servers. Need to change type of 2 servers to Application Servers. Is it possible ...
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Database atach upgrade second time same SharePoint 2010 target servers

I read on TechNet that you can't attach the same content base two times to the same farm http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc263299.aspx#restore We are going to try a migration soon, and I ...
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How to browse VPC website in host machine?

I'm kind of confused with the network adapters in Windows Virtual PC, I was able to browse my SharePoint website inside the Virtual PC, but I wanted to browse the website in my host machine, I wanted ...
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Installing List Compenent on Sharepoint Server

I added the Sharepoint site to the 'Document Management' section in CRM with the List Components checked and it added it with no problem. Also when I navigate to the 'Documents' section under an ...
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SharePoint 2003 Site Can't be Seen Across Subnets

I apologize if this is a basic question. I've inherited a SharePoint 2003 server that has, apparently, always had this issue and I'm not all that familiar with the inner-workings of SharePoint. Some ...
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SharePoint crashed after sysprep

We have a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine that ends up being replicated multiple times a week for development purposes. Each time the server is replicated, the machine name changes. This completely ...
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SharePoint And configuration of trusted Relationship between two forests?

In our organization, we have two Active Directory forests, A and B, without any trust relationship between them. Now, we need to have a Sharepoint 2010 installation which allows users from both ...
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Powershell querying Sharepoint list

I am struggling with a script that queries Sharepoint. This script is supposed to query a sharepoint list, then generate an output and then patch the servers. Here is the part i am struggling with....
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Identifying HTTP requests

So I'm looking to remove IIS from a few servers we used to have WSUS running on but machines are still contacting it (albeit very few) and I can't fathom where some of the requests are coming from. ...
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Certificate does not contain a private key when importing certificate

I'm following the following tutorial Configuring SharePoint 2010 and ADFS v2 End to End Because i want to use a single sign on between my sharepoint and crm 2011. I have a sharepoint server, a crm ...
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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 ...