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SharePoint Technologies

5 Tips on Effectively Planning for SharePoint 2010 Migration

Mixed feelings about SharePoint abound in organizations today. Some say it's great and others don't want anything to do with it. That’s sooo 2007. Rest assured, with proper planning of your SharePoint 2010 migration, you’re well on your way to revolutionizing your organization.

http://www.cmswire.com/cms/enterprise-20/5-tips-on-effectively-planning-for-sharepoint-2010-migration-007305.php

What’s New in SharePoint Online: November 2011 Update

Our first update to SharePoint Online (SPO) since the launch of Office 365 (O365) became generally available on June 28, 2011 is now complete worldwide. We thought it would be a good time to share information about the new features and fixes available as part of this service update. On a broad level, this update enables greater reach to both people and external data, while at the same time increasing the number of supported devices and Web browsers.

http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/blog/pages/blogpost.aspx?pID=1002

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Documents

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Windows PowerShell Script: Download SharePoint 2010 Prerequisites

The "Download SharePoint 2010 Prerequisites Windows PowerShell script" downloads and stores all of the files for the prerequisites of SharePoint Server 2010 in a specified location. This is useful when installing SharePoint Server 2010 in an offline environment or as part of an automated setup and is a Windows PowerShell alternative to using the PrerequisiteInstaller.exe tool, as described in Install prerequisites from a network share.

http://blogs.technet.com/b/tothesharepoint/archive/2011/12/19/windows-powershell-script-download-sharepoint-2010-pre-requisites.aspx

Viewing reports and scorecards on Apple iPad devices

Cumulative Update 2011-12 (CU 2011-12) for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 enables organizations to view certain kinds of reports and scorecards on Apple iPad devices that use the iOS 5 Safari browser. This article describes what business intelligence content users can view on iPad, how to configure reports and scorecards to be displayed correctly, and how to navigate business intelligence content on iPad.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh697482.aspx

Downloads

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None this month.

Microsoft Internet Information Server

IIS DownloadCENTER

This is your single source for finding Microsoft Internet Information Services tools, samples, extensions, filters and modules created by Microsoft and the IIS community.

http://www.iis.net/downloads

Events / Webcasts

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New KB's

Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 hotfix package (Sts-x-none.msp): December 13, 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2596983

Description of the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 cumulative update server hotfix package (WSS server-package): December 13, 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2596987

Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

Error message when you click "Create Site" on the tab that is located in the upper-right corner of the Site Directory page of a site collection: "Page cannot be displayed"

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/925728

Description of the SharePoint Server 2007 hotfix package (Coreserver-x-none.msp): December 13, 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2596982

SharePoint 2010: IIS application pool settings can cause site not to load

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2652877

SharePoint Designer 2007

None this month

SharePoint Server Foundation 2010

The proc_GetContentTypeIdFromUrl stored procedure takes a long time to retrieve the content type identifier of a document in SharePoint Foundation 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2597043

SharePoint 2010: Synchronous itemAdded event receiver results in null reference exception

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2647429

Description of the SharePoint Foundation 2010 cumulative update package (SharePoint Foundation server-package): December 13, 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2597058

Description of the SharePoint Foundation 2010 hotfix package (Sts-x-none.msp): December 13, 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2596998

SharePoint Server 2010

A content type in a document library is set incorrectly to NULL after you set a library based retention in SharePoint Server 2010

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2596970

Description of the SharePoint Server 2010 cumulative update package (SharePoint server-package): December 13, 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2597014

Description of the SharePoint Server 2010 hotfix package (Svrproof-en-us.msp): December 13, 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2597081

Description of the SharePoint Server 2010 hotfix package (Dlc-x-none.msp, Osrv-x-none.msp, Wosrv-x-none.msp): December 13, 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2597059

SharePoint 2010: Organization Browser web part does not render for Windows Claims users

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2643420

Description of the SharePoint Server 2007 Cumulative Update Server Hotfix Package (MOSS server-package): December 16, 2011

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2596986

SharePoint Designer 2010

None this month