The mysterious credential prompt

I ran into a strange credential prompting scenario in SharePoint 2010 that took several hours to resolve.  Hopefully, this post can save you some time. We are upgrading a customer’s MOSS 2007 environment to SharePoint 2010.  The environment will retain the 2007 look/feel for a short period of time.  Testing was going well until recently…

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Fab 40 Employee Training Template and student names with apostrophes

One of my clients has been getting a lot of use from the SharePoint 2007 “Fab 40” template named “Employee Training Resources and Materials”.  As has been documented in numerous blogs, this template contains a few bugs that are pretty straight-forward to correct.  I ran into an issue the other day that was a little…

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SharePoint Records Center site and InfoPath promoted properties

I ran into an issue at a customer site that took a bit of research to resolve.  The scenario is that the customer is using a SharePoint 2007 site with the “Records Center” template.  They published an InfoPath form with promoted properties to a forms library in the site.  The promoted properties show up as…

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Unable to delete SharePoint 2007 site because "user canceled the action"

Ever try to delete a SharePoint 2007 site via the browser and get an error message stating that the user canceled the action?  If you have access to the SharePoint server, you probably deleted the site from stsadm.  But what happens when you do not have access to the server?  I ran into this scenario with…

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Issue with unregistering for a class in SharePoint 2007 Fab 40 template

One of my customers is using the “Employee Training Scheduling and Materials” template that comes with the SharePoint 2007 “Fab 40” templates.  We encountered an issue where users attempting to unregister for a course from the main page of the site were unregistering other users.  The unregister functionality worked properly if the user opened the…

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