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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 ...
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SharePoint Services 3.0 - moving to another server

I am trying to move SharePoint Services 3.0 installed on one Windows server to another. The old and new servers both have different copies of SQL Server 2005 installed. After moving to the new server, ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 deployment in 3-tier workgroup farm

I have developed internet facing web application using SharePoint Foundation 2010 for my client acting as a front end portal from where customers can get related information with FBA authentication. ...
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Move a Windows Server domain into an existing forest

I'm a developer who occasionally needs to do server stuff just to get the environment he needs for working. I have an AD domain (all servers are 2008 R2) with, presumably, a default forest. Works ...
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Can you use SBS 2011 Sharepoint Foundation to collaborate with external users?

We are thinking about upgrading to SBS 2011. We would also like a way to collaborate with our external clients using Sharepoint Foundation, which is built into SBS 2011. Is this possible? I know in ...
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SQL log file growing rapidly

I encountered SQL Database log file growing rapidly and filled up the Hard Disk space, the growth was approximately 190MB per day. there is Sharepoint running in the server, how can I check what ...
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Error message configuring services in SharePoint 2010

I have recently renamed a SharePoint 2010 server and have been experiencing some odd errors. Mostly the site works but when I try to run the Sharepoint Configuration Wizard or access some Service ...
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SharePoint 2010 Enterprise wiki - [New page] missing

I am trying to ramp up knowledge on SharePoint deployment and usage (never did before), due to a direction to use SharePoint 2010 as a repository platform (wiki format) for our customer's ...
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install sharepoint 2010 [closed]

I need to learn sharepoint, for that i need to install it also!. hence let me know what does it take to install it. i guess there are 2 enviornments : Dev & production.Am i correct? Resources ...
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MS Sharepoint 2007 - Site Deleted But Link is Still Displayed

We have a site on our Sharepoint which was deleted, however the links to the site still exist. Obviously, when you click the link it just goes to a 404 error but I don't know how to delete the site ...
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Sharepoint - restore single document from database level backup

Have a single Sharepoint webserver backed by a SQL 2005 server. The sharepoint server has a messed up document in a document library and I have a SQL database backup from the day before. What are my ...
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Replication on system databases

Is it possible to replicate system databases? I only ask because I had an issue previously (described here) that appeared to be impossible but has come back up again this week. This time TempDB log ...
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SharePoint Office Servers *.ci files huge

I have a SharePoint 2007 front end server and the C: drive space started being consumed by something. I looked into it and some of the *.ci files from the C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office ...
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Event ID 7888 : Transaction Log for database is full

My application is running in the SharePoint Servevr 2007 environment, however I was encounter an error as below: "A runtime exception was detected. Details follow. Message: The transaction ...
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Sharepoint 2010 can't find domain users when granting permissions

I'm trying to grant permissions to other people to view a SharePoint site but when granting permissions it uses "Check Names" and claims any user or group that is part of a domain does not exist. It ...
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Group chat room software / plugin for SharePoint

I am trying to find a campfire-like plugin for SharePoint. We use SharePoint as part of our TFS installation. Everyone logs in with their AD, it all links in nicely to Visual Studio and everything's ...
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sharepoint hardware requirements

what hardware requirements do I need for installing sharepoint server 2007? How many servers do I need? what properties each server should have?
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Project Server 2010 site creation - the database connection string is not available

I am trying to get Project Server 2010 up and running on a Win Server 2008 box. I've got Sharepoint 2010 installed and Project Server 2010 installed. I open SharePoint Central Administration, then I ...
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SharePoint 2010 Enterprise: Is FAST Search installed by default?

I thought I would play with FAST server this evening, and I think I might be going a bit crazy here. I have an instance of SharePoint Server 2010 Enterprise, and I can create FAST search sites. In ...
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While configuring sharepoint error has occured in configuration task 3 of 9 in configuration database

favorite hi all, I install sharepoint server 2010 in my system and then i run the configuration wizard, but an error is occoured in configuring database Error: An exception of type ...
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IT cloud solutions for AutoCad and exchange

I'm looking to move my client's file server, mail, and AutoCad files to the cloud. They currently use public folders to organize and share the CAD drawings. What would be the best solution? Gmail ...
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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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“Limited Access” permission de-selection

How do I de-select the "Limited Access" permission in SharePoint when it's not editable? When I create a new user or new group the "Limited Access" permission is already selected and cannot be ...
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Sharepoint Webpart for Exchange 2010 EWS

I hear that Sharepoint Webparts don't work with Exchange 2010 EWS. Any ideas? We want users to be able to use the portal site as their one stop for email, calendar, announcements, etc...
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if downgrading from sharepoint 2010 standard to foundation, would we lose content?

We currently have SharePoint Foundation 2010 installed, and are planning to install a trial of Server Standard 2010. If the Standard trial runs out, and management decides not to purchase Standard, ...
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How do you change languages for SharePoint Central Administration on a standalone environment?

We need to test i8n for custom pages we have in SharePoint Central administration. It is easy and straightforward to change the language for a site, but central administration seems to be a bit more ...
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Clone Microsoft VM > SharePoint issues

We have an existing (production) Hyper-V VM that I want to clone to create a staging server. This server is NOT on a domain/active-directory - uses all local computer accounts. It is Windows 2008 ...
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SharePoint 2010 Search Error 0x800703fa

We have migrated from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. Everything appears to be working correctly except for an intermitent error with search. Occastionally search results will crash for all of our sites ...
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How to secure a Windows 2008 R2 server + SharePoint 2010 to be internet facing?

Need to use SharePoint 2010 as a public facing website. The standalone server will be plugged directly into DMZ. What steps do I need to take to secure it for this type of environment?
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Sharepoint with Apache reverse proxy using a subdirectory

Our team is new to Apache. We have a SharePoint 2007 app that sits on our internal server, at an address we'll call http://internal.site.com. We are required to use Apache as a reverse proxy from the ...
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SharePoint 2010 with AD

We are students and we have to make a project by using SharePoint. We have already learned the basic steps of SharePoint 2010 but now we have some problems with using the Active Directory. We've ...
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Is it possible to collect stories from an external RSS feed and display them on an internal site in SharePoint 2007?

Title says it all...basically I'd like to pull an external RSS feed and display their stories on an internal SharePoint site. Is this possible? If so, can anybody provide direction? If this is ...
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Question about sharing documents via SharePoint 2007

I have about 100 research articles that I’d like to share with other SharePoint users. What would be the best way to go about doing that via SharePoint? I add an additional 10 or so each month so I’d ...
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What is best tool to measure network latency?

How do you measure network latency in Windows ? I know ping as one of the tool. Can Windows Performance monitor do it ? Any ideas which counters should I add to measure it. This is for SharePoint ...
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How do you get SharePoint back in sync when you change a user's sAMAccountName?

I have observed on SharePoint 2010 that if you change the sAMAccountName of a user after the user has logged into a SharePoint site collection, the tp_Login field in the UserInfo table does not get ...
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Using SharePoint 2010 for External Websites

We are looking into using SharePoint 2010 to replace our external website. We think we can use Foundation for this and just hack up the SharePoint CSS to make it look like want but it seems the ...
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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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Sharepoint restore

I have an issue with restoring a sharepoint backup (2007) to a local virtual host. the error message, points to a version number that I cannot identify: 1364415309.1262568012.1.1 I matched this with ...
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Can Microsoft Project be used without Sharepoint Server?

Is MS Sharepoint server required to use MS Project and what is the relation between them? I need only project server is it possible to use only MS Project server without Sharepoint server or can I ...
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Managing SharePoint permissions via Active Directory?

My company has thousands of employees organized thoroughly via Active Directory. I have confidence in the accuracy of the Department and Title information displayed in the user profiles. I'm helping ...
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move backend database for enterprise project management, Project Server 2007 installed on WSS 3.0

I am a database administrator and I need to move SQL databases from one server to another for enterprise project management, Project Server 2007 installed on WSS 3.0 (both at patch level SP2 + Aug09 ...
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Installing internet facing SharePoint 2010 with Active Directory Application Mode

Are there any known issues installing an internet-facing SharePoint 2010 with Active Directory Lightweight Services or is it a logical choice?
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SharePoint and XenApp Integration: Why?

I'm a Citrix newbie, I'll admit that first off. My boss is raving about how he wants to use the XenApp/Sharepoint integration features to provide access to applications via the Sharepoint portal. ...
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When integrating SQL Server Reporting Services with SharePoint, does SharePoint have to be installed on the database server that hosts SSRS?

I am configuring SSRS (2008 R2) in SharePoint integrated mode to work with a SharePoint (2010) site that is on another server, do I also have to install SharePoint on the database server that is ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010: no service for single sign on

Alright, so I'm trying to install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with Single Sign-On. Almost everything works great, but when I go to the services section no services with the words "Microsoft Single ...
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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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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 and ADL-DS

Can I install SharePoint 2010 on Windows Server 2008 and using the Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services (formerly ADAM) for Authentication and autorization? Do I loose something in ...
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Why does sharepoint claim not enougth disk space for backup when there is lots availalbe?

I'm trying to run the following command: Backup-SPFarm -Directory E:\Backups -BackupMethod full -Verbose However it errors saying there isn't enough disk space... the backup will be about 1.8Gb in ...
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Sharepoint asks for NTLM credentials for every unique URL. How do I stop it?

I'm tasked with troubleshooting a problem we're having with a SP2010 site. The app is external, and there are several clients that must connect. Some clients are receiving a crazy amount of credential ...