MOSS Administration : STSADM

If you’ve never used STSADM then go check this out: Powerful Command Line Administration for SharePoint </steve>

MOSS Search Intro

A brief, to the point introductory article on MOSS search recently posted to TechNet: Find It All with SharePoint Enterprise Search </steve>

Introduction to Wikis

What, you’ve never heard of Wikis?  Well, push very hard on the rock you’re under and once you are free go check out this intro on TechNet: Wiki While You Work </steve>

SharePoint 2007 Internet Facing Sites : Part 5

The list continues to grow rapidly.  See my last blog for references and a very recent blog by Lawrence that summarizes quite a few new ones. Merry Christmas!! </steve>

ASP.NET v2 Web Part Development and SharePoint Web Part Development

If you are a .NET developer and considering jumping into Web Part development, then you should check out these 2 articles by Sahil Malik published on CoDe Magazine.  This is a skill that is directly transferable to SharePoint custom development.  In fact, if you read a previous blog then you know they can be one and…

MOSS Case Study: MTV Networks International

Make sure to check this out!! Problem …handling internal ticket orders is very time-consuming and requires several steps to fulfill. As a result, ticketing staff are limited in the number of requests they can handle in a given day. With the rising popularity of tickets being used as a corporate perk, the current infrastructure for…

MOSS Search vs SharePoint Standalone Search

Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 for Search feature comparison Office SharePoint Server 2007 for Search is available for customers who require core search functionality and do not need the complete, integrated Office SharePoint Server 2007 offering. Office SharePoint Server 2007 for Search indexes common data sources out of the box with security trimmed search results…

SharePoint 2007 Internet Facing Sites : Part 4 a SharePoint 2007 site??  If you’ve keeping up with the previous parts, then you’ll know that the number of folks deploying SharePoint 2007 for hosting their internet sites is increasing.  I’ve been highlighting a few of them in this blog. Well, have you checked out the new site?  Guess what??, yep it’s migrating to…


SmartPart v3: Building Custom Web Parts from User Controls (.ascx)

For those of us writing Web Parts for WSS v3, we know that we have 2 choices.  We can create an ASP.NET v2 Web part, a precompiled .NET class that inherits from the ASP.NET v2 WebPart class, or we can create a class which inherits from the WSS v3 WebPart class.  Generally, the former is…


MOSS Search Details

Good resource for those interested in MOSS search.  Planning and architecture, deployment, and operations for Office SharePoint Server 2007 for Search This book is designed to lead a team through the steps of planning, deploying, and administering a new solution based on Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 for Search. The audiences for this book are…