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Microsoft Office + SharePoint 2010 Launch Event (May 12, 2010 at 11 a.m. EST)

Learn about the next wave of productivity at the Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010 virtual launch event. Join the conversation, submit questions, and watch Stephen Elop, President, Microsoft Business Division, deliver the live, worldwide keynote. Plus, you can view on-demand breakout sessions focused on solving IT challenges, while moving your business forward. Go to http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/2010launch… Read more

Migrate users and permissions from SharePoint Server 2007 to SharePoint Server 2010

Note: This post is based on Beta 2 and is subject to change in future releases. When upgrading MOSS 2007 FBA sites based on publishing templates, you need to run “MigrateUsers” method against the web application hosting the site to migrate users and permissions in the userinfo table. For publishing sites by default two separate… Read more

Importing MOSS 2007 BDC application definition files to SharePoint Server 2010 post DB-attach upgrade

Note: This post is based on Beta 2 and is subject to change in future releases. As you already know when upgrading a MOSS 2007 farm into SharePoint Server 2010 farm using db-attach method, by upgrading the SSP database using New-SPProfileServiceApplication cmdlet only user profiles can be migrated and rest of the settings for Excel… Read more

Adding a Managed Column to a content type via SharePoint Server 2010 OM

Note: This post is based on Beta 2 and is subject to change in future releases. Following the previous post, here is the snippet which shows how to add a Managed Column (TaxonomyField) to an existing content type using OM: 1: using System; 2: using System.Collections.Generic; 3: using System.Linq; 4: using System.Text; 5: using Microsoft.SharePoint;… Read more

SharePoint 2010 Ribbon and Quirks Mode issue

While working on upgrading a 2007 custom master page to 2010, I faced some challenges adding the new 2010 ribbon control to the page. A colleague of mine (Kevin) managed to pinpoint the issue and it tuned out that the master page was forcing the browser to render the page in quirks mode. When upgrading… Read more

Enabling Document ID feature within a SharePoint Server 2010

Note: This post is based on Beta 2 and is subject to change in future releases.   1. To be able to leverage these new ECM functionality make sure to activate the related features at the site collection scope using UI or Enable-SPFeature cmdlet. 2. There are two related timer job that by default run… Read more

Accessing Term Sets using SharePoint 2010 object model

Note: This post is based on Beta 2 and is subject to change in future releases. So this afternoon I was working on a project that required accessing term sets stored in a SharePoint 2010 managed metadata service application, in order to have access to term sets using OM you can use an instance of… Read more