Migrate Office 2003 files to the 2007 Office system

The new office file system provides many benefits especially in terms of smaller file sizes which could ultimately save you a lot of expensive storage space. A tool that allows bulk conversion of older office Word, Excel and Power Point files to the 2007 file format can be found at: http://technet2.microsoft.com/Office/en-us/library/42a75e09-a6e1-4c0f-b77a-dcfa5b6f11c51033.mspx?mfr=true… Read more

Performance and Capacity planning

The Performance and Capacity planning data for Sharepoint 2007 RTM is now available. A nice table relating the requests per second to the number of WFE servers you need can be found at http://technet2.microsoft.com/Office/en-us/library/0a7b2b45-f633-46d2-a4fd-78691d4b8f631033.mspx#Starting To calculate your requests per second RPS, you can use this folrmula Determining Peak Throughput Number of users =   Percentage… Read more

Which SharePoint technology do I need?

If you get asked this question a lot, here is a nice comparison between the features of WSS 3.0, Forms Server and the different MOSS SKUs http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepointtechnology/FX101758691033.aspx… Read more

A single file .NET 3.0 RTM redistributable package

To install MOSS 2007 RTM you need to install .NET 3.0 RTM redistributable package which downloads the installation files over the internet. Sometimes the internet connection is not that great so I found this single file installer to be very useful many times http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=70848… Read more