How to change an Administrator password on your Project Server 2007 Farm?

Thanks to a colleague of mine, here is how to do it using STSADM (all the PS 2007 Service Accounts were using the same account): 1.     Change the account password 2.     Open a command line prompt (Start -> Run -> cmd) 3.     Change directory wherever STSADM has been installed, typically:   Ø  cd “C:\Program Files\Common…


Configuring a SQL 2005 Analysis Repository for DSO9 instead of an Access MDB

The standard procedure to configure (KB 921116) the Cube Building Services (Analysis Services 2005) for Project Server is to copy the Msmdrep.mdb file on a network share. ¾  Get a backup of a SQL 2000 AS Repository database (you can use the migration wizard within AS 2000 to create one) or download the one below. ¾  Create a…


How to disable logging in Windows Sharepoint Services V3

WSS V3 out of the box has extensive logging activity, Logs can be usually found in this directory and tend to grow significantly over time:   C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\web server extensions\12\LOGS If you are running WSS V3 in a developement environement or in a VPC and want to optimize resources, you can disable logging activity by doing…


Configuring Project Server 2007 with SQL Server Analysis Services 2005

When you use SQL Server 2005 Analysis Services (please note you need to apply SP1), you’ll have to follow the procedure described in this KB to configure the “cube refresh”:


Project Server & Professional 2007 are available for download on MSDN

Go to Login using your MSDN passport account Click on Subscriber Downloads & Product Key For Project Professional 2007: Applications -> Project -> Project 2007 (about 192MB ISO-9660 CD Image file) For Project Server 2007: Servers -> Project Server 2007 (about 323MB ISO-9660 CD Image file)