Groove Advisor: The Groove Blog

Groove Advisor is for IT professionals, developers, and users of Groove 2007.

February, 2007

  • Upgrading to Groove 2007: Flying is easy, its the landing that's hard

    Upgrading is easy... We've got a great Groove v3x user population out there, and many of them are asking about upgrading to Groove 2007. As the banner indicates, upgrading is easy, but you should look before you leap. So first, How do I upgrade...
  • How To: Faster Access to Groove Workspaces

    The other day I came across this solution by Laurent Kempe that gives the Groove user fast access to their workspaces using Taskbar Shortcuts. The following exert was borrowed from Laurent’s blog post " Groove Virtual Office Tips #1 : Fast access...
  • How To: Workspace Compatibility - Groove 2007 vs. v3

    A siimple workaround for compatibility between Groove 2007 and Groove v3.x
  • How To: Backup Your Groove Account

    Ask anyone who works with Groove about Backups..."Well (deep breath) it depends." That's not a bad thing, it's just a thing. You've got options: account backup; other users in the workspace; SharePoint integration; the DataBridge and the Archive Service;...
  • Bugs: Permissions in the Files Tool

    Thanks to Kevin Reeuwijk at Getronics for discovering a vulnerability in the Groove Files tool. He describes the problem here: http://www.buit.org/2007/02/09/security-loophole-found-in-groove-2007-files-tool/ Essentially, there is a bug which...
  • Collecting Our Thoughts: A Guide to Groove Web Resources

    There are a lot of places to look for information on Groove, though you may have trouble finding them amidst everything else that is going on with the Office and Vista launch. Looking for the BOM we sweated over before launch? Or looking for the latest...