Complete STSADM reference for MOSS 2007

Jose Barreto has posted an excellent reference for all STSADM operations (with parameters) in MOSS 2007. The reference includes 189 operational uses of STSADM.


DCA and SQL login KB913400

When configuring an MCMS in the production environment I did not have access to an Active Directory. I therefore used an SQL logon to access the database with the DCA. Unfortunately I received the following message regardless of granting the SQL login DBO access to the database. Error verifying rights: Using a SQL Login to…


Tenth year Wedding anniversary

Today is my tenth year Wedding anniversary. Ten years ago Nicole and I got married at Sovereign Hill in Ballarat, this weekend we are going to return there with our two children Ethan and Jayde and show them were their Mum and Dad got married.


TechEd Australia 2008 is here!

TechEd Australia 2008 is finally here.  Today is the Student day and other pre-day, gives me time to get comfortable in the speakers room.  This will be my first TechEd as a Microsoft employee so lets see if it is any different or exciting from the inside.


Face in

Have some fun with  Place your face or your friends face into a well known picture;  Thanks for the link Chris. Grumpy Wookie (Chris O’Connor) CodeJedi (Me)


MOSS now supported on SQL 2008

The SharePoint Team have announced that SharePoint is now officially supported running on SQL Server 2008 ( "You may already be aware of the recent RTM announcement of SQL Server 2008. We are happy to announce that Office SharePoint Server 2007 SP1 & Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SP1 now support SQL Server 2008. Our documentation…


Silverlight Blueprints for SharePoint Released to CodePlex!

Today Microsoft released the source code for the Silverlight Blueprints for SharePoint—based on the Silverlight Beta 2 release. The Silverlight Blueprints for SharePoint provide a way for developers to better understand how to integrate Silverlight applications with SharePoint. Silverlight is an incredibly popular technology and with the increase in SharePoint adoption we’re finding an increased…


Cardiolog 2007 for SharePoint 2007 (Lite version is free)

Intlock have been in the market since 2005, selling its SharePoint Usage Report solution. Intlock have developed a web analytics reporting solution for SharePoint 2007, it is called CarioLog 2007.  There are three models of the solution; Lite, Professional and Enterprise.  The basic set of reports (Cardiolog Lite) is completely free, and you can add…


New Groove developer portal on MSDN

Just read that the new Groove developer portal on MSDN has gone live. This is a home for developers who want to learn more about Groove and how to develop solutions on the Groove platform. The site also links to relevant content on TechNet and Office Online, providing easy access to those materials. This enables…


Interesting facts and information about SP1

The following information has provided to me by Reed Shaffner, Product Manager for Enterprise. Some interesting facts There are roughly 2500 fixes in SP1. This is an average size for a service pack, but the issues fixed are very important to our customers. Almost 20% of those fixes are direct result of customer requests. Over…