April, 2008

  • Microsoft SharePoint Administration Toolkit

    The SharePoint product team has released the first version of the Microsoft SharePoint Administration Toolkit which is supported on MOSS and WSS.  I was surprised that it didn't have that many initial tools- but the ones it does have are super sweet...
  • MCTS | Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007: Configuration

    I achieved another certification this past week - MOSS Configuration.  In my personal opinion, this one wasn't as hard as WSS Configuration.
  • Increase maximum size of List Template

    If you try to save a list as a list template, you may see the following error due to the list being too large: The list is too large to save as a template. The size of a template cannot exceed 10485760 bytes. You can increase the maximum size of a list...
  • Web Part Page Maintenance - How to Access

    I was showing someone yesterday how to view webparts that were on their page and closed, yet not truly deleted (Add WebPart, selecting Advanced web part gallery and options).   Then today, I stumbled across another (and faster) way to view them...
  • Create and Optimize a MOSS 2007 VPC image

    I do a lot of demos / presentations on MOSS, and found a couple of steps in this guide very useful (warmup scripts).  However, the entire guide itself is just fantastic and extremely detailed.  Must have 'favorite' if you are going to be building...
  • WSS 2.0 - Who deleted the site?

    When I was recently onsite with a client, someone went and deleted an important site (WSS 2.0)… Oops! Found the individual responsible by looking through the IIS logs, and tracking down the user who visited the page:   deleteweb.aspx - Dan Lewis