SharePoint 2010 October CU Issue Workaround

For those who may not have seen this yet, there was an issue discovered in some of the SharePoint 2010 October Cumulative Update packages. This issue causes actions that use the user profile service to fail. Here is a brief description of the issue from the SharePoint team’s blog: “The October Cumulative Update for the…

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Patches and Updates–The SharePoint 2010 October CU Server Packages have released

The October CU for SharePoint 2010 is now available for download. Continuing the theme started by the August CU for 2010, the October CU for SharePoint 2010 also consolidates the update packages depending on what products you have installed, you will only need to install 1 patch. Similar to how things were done with the…

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Patches and Updates: SharePoint 2010 – One Patch to Rule them all!

So something that the SharePoint team has been working towards for awhile has finally come to fruition in the August CU this year. In the past it could be a real pain trying to figure out what patches were actually needed to get the different versions of SharePoint up to date and patched to the…

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Silicon Valley Code Camp – October 9th and 10th

This October will see the return of the Silicon Valley Code Camp. There are a ton of great sessions and great presenters with sessions covering just about any topic a developer could ask for. Everything from different programming languages and methodologies to writing code for specific products and platforms. You can find out more about…

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Silverlight PivotViewer – It’s alive! And so is your data Visualization!

**Update – Channel 9 Interview link has been updated and is Live** The Silverlight PivotViewer is a powerful new control that allows you to visualize large amounts of data is now officially released. Everyone from developers to designers can quickly and easily build large collections of data and embed them in your website. Ever wanted…

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No content databases are available for this operation when restoring a site

Recently one of my customers was seeing some odd behavior in SharePoint 2007 while attempting to restore a site. Each time the restore operation (STSADM –o restore) was run, the following error message would appear: No content databases are available for this operation. Create a content database, and then try the operation again. To create…

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The Rebirth! Here I come again!

Alright, I realize it has been a long long long time since I have done anything here on the blog. This will all be changing very soon. With the release of SharePoint 2010 things have really started jumping again here on the Premier Field Engineer/Dedicated Support Engineer teams at MS, especially for those of us…

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