Code Callout Features: How to make automated modifications to sites after they have been deployed

Ok, I’ll admit that this is not the most snappily-named blog title; however it will address a specific problem that I’ve hit a few times at different customers; which is how to make automated modifications to sites after they have been deployed and used. The Problem The scenario I am hoping to address here is…


Configuring Kerberos for SharePoint 2007: Part 1 – Base Configuration for SharePoint

(UPDATED on 04/06/07 as per feedback from two different subscribers (thank-you). Updates in Italic) (UPDATED on 20/08/07: My colleauge James World has just published an excellent article which is a kind of follow-up to this one. It goes a bit deeper on Kerberos basics and covers some real-world tips that relate specifically to SharePoint. Check it out…


How to install SharePoint Server 2007 on a single machine

One of my first ever blog articles (and by far most popular to date) was a set of instructions on how to install Beta1 of SharePoint Server 2007 on a single machine. I removed this article because it was too much of an overhead updating it with the various Betas and the official guides were…


How Groovy is Groove?

As some of you may have noticed from my lack of recent posts, I’m working on a fairly intense MOSS deployment project right now (apologies, will blog as much as I can). We are using Groove 2007 as our primary collaboration tool within the project and I thought I’d share my thoughts on exactly how…