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DCOM Error in every new MOSS setup!

  the error in the event view is: The application-specific permission settings do not grant Local Activation permission for the COM Server application with CLSID {61738644-F196-11D0-9953-00C04FD919C1} to the user MOSS\spservice SID (S-1-5-21-296829991-1532536763-3691781843-1015).  This security permission can be modified using the Component Services administrative tool. Error Source: DCOM, Event: 10016 to resolve the error, grant the… Read more

SharePoint Content Deployment Error: The specified name is already in use.

When creating content deployment paths on MOSS you need to make sure that the site collection designated as the Destination Site Collection is based on a Blank site template. The Blank site template is the only template able to import content from other site template types. the best way to create the site collection this… Read more

Reporting Services and WSS Lists

In this one, I will demonstrate how to use SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) to pull data from a Windows SharePoint Services List using the web services interface. I have seen many reporting implementations whereby the developers opt to connect to the WSS content database directly and read their data using TSQL statements. this approach… Read more