October 2009 Cumulative Update Packages for SharePoint Server 2007 and Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 are published

The server-packages of October 2009 Cumulative Update for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 and Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 are ready for download. October 2009 Cumulative Updates introduce more rules on Pre-Upgrade Checker, which can help customers to prepare the upgrade of their SharePoint farm to SharePoint 2010. Download Information Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 October 2009…


SharePoint 2010 Pre-Requisites Download Links

Update: Windows PowerShell v2 RTM download link, KB971831 download link, KB976462 download link If you don’t have internet connection on the machine you want to install SharePoint 2010, then you need to download pre-requisites manually. Note: This article applies only to Beta 2 (Public Beta) currently, I will update this when it’s RTM. If you are using Technical…


Index and Search PDF Files in SharePoint Server 2010

Like Office SharePoint Server 2007, there’s no OOTB PDF iFilter in SharePoint Server 2010. If you add PDF as a file type for SharePoint Search, you will get the following result: You can see that only the file attributes are indexed. You need to install a x64 PDF iFilter for this. There’re three PDF iFilter…


SharePoint 2010 – What does that mean for IT Pros?

So, it’s time to lift the curtain. For people at SharePoint Conference 2009, feel free to meet me on the site. For those IT administrators who can’t make it to Vegas, here’s something you should know about SharePoint 2010. Of course, you should check out http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=165421  (link may not be activated yet) for IT Pro Evaluation Guide….