NetworkWorld Survey points to Microsoft SharePoint becoming a de-facto collaboration platform

  The survey found that SharePoint is becoming a de-facto collaboration platform. Top findings include: ·         Among organizations that have deployed Microsoft Exchange, slightly more than one-half are currently using SharePoint and another 12% are planning to deploy SharePoint within the next 12 months. ·         Today, less than 20% of SharePoint users employ the system…

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Filter Pack Released for Search

  This download will install and register IFilters with the Windows Indexing Service. These IFilters are used by Microsoft Search products to index the contents of specific document formats. This Filter Pack includes IFilters for the following formats: .docx, .docm, .pptx, .pptm, .xlsx, .xlsm, .xlsb, .zip, .one, .vdx, .vsd, .vss, .vst, .vdx, .vsx, and .vtx….

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Disable MySite link

It is a common question I get asked all the time “How I can disable MySite link from my MOSS sites till I figure out how to use the MySites” You can do this by navigating to “Central Administration Page”. Then open the Shared Service Provider. Select  “Personalization services permissions “ link under “User Profiles…

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Issues that are fixed in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 by Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Service Pack 1

Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 Service Pack 1 (SP1) provides the latest updates to Windows SharePoint Services 3.0. Additionally, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SP1 contains improvements to security, to stability, and to performance. Some fixes that are included in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SP1 were previously released in separate updates. Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SP1…

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Announcing the Release of WSS 3.0 SP1 and Office SharePoint Server 2007 SP1

  I’m excited to announce the release of SP1 for WSS 3.0 and Office SharePoint Server 2007.  Before you install the service pack there are some very important things to understand.  In this post I’ll try to provide you with the resources you need to be successful in updating to the latest service pack.  Please do…

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Microsoft Search Server 2008 Express VHD

This download enables you evaluate Microsoft Search Server 2008 Express. This download consists of a virtual hard disk (VHD), along with a walkthrough guide. The guide gives a hands-on tour of the product, along with useful information for administrators and other IT professionals. You can use the guide and VHD to demonstrate many of the…

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SharePoint end user training: NOW AVAILBLE!

  The final and complete edition of the end-user Office SharePoint Server 2007 Training is now broadly available to customers, in the Download Center.   The training comes with rich set of videos, tutorials and articles that help end users learn the basics of SharePoint’s workloads. The kit can be installed directly to individual machines…

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Announcing the Beta Release of the SharePoint Capacity Planning tool.

  The SharePoint Capacity Planning Tool is a set of free models of Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS) and Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS) which allow you to explore the necessary infrastructure based on usage requirements. This tool uses the System Center Capacity Planner 2007 (SCCP) as an engine to provide for data collection,…

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WSS and MOSS in same farm for Reporting Services?

One of my clients is implementing a Reporting Services solution with SharePoint integration mode. They were keen to find out whether they can have mix of WSS and MOSS in the same farm environment. A SharePoint farm consists of multiple servers that all use the same version of the SharePoint product or technology. The instance…

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Microsoft Announces New Enterprise Search Products

I am really excited to let you know that we announced two new Enterprise Search products that may help you with your search needs.   The first, Microsoft Search Server 2008 Express, is a FREE product that takes the enterprise class search capabilities of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 and makes them available as a stand-alone,…

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