Bill Baer

Senior Product Marketing Manager (SharePoint), Microsoft Certified Master for SharePoint, Microsoft Corporation

September, 2007

  • Deploying ProClarity Viewer 6.3 for SharePoint

    I was recently asked to deploy the ProClarity Viewer 6.3 for SharePoint Web Part - after downloading the package I realized that it was not offered in a deployable package, but rather a compressed archive of the .dwp, assembly, and resource files. The...
  • Daylight Savings Time Change Approaching

    As Daylight Savings Time (DST) approaches it is time again to plan and prepare for impacts on your existing SharePoint Products and Technologies deployments...I intend to keep this post dynamic and updated with the latest information surrounding DST impact...
  • Tafiti + Halo 3 = Search Goodness

    I was just looking at the new Halo 3 skin recently applied to Tafiti and was very impressed. For those who've never heard of or much less used Tafiti. Tafiti is an experimental Microsoft search front-end designed primarily for research projects spanning...
  • Just Published - September 2007

    How to Create a SharePoint Server 2007 Custom Master Page and Page Layouts for a Web Content Management Site http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb727372.aspx How to Optimize a SharePoint Server 2007 Web Content Management Site for Performance...
  • Profiles and Properties - Questions and Answers

    A e-mail dialogue came up with a colleague surrounding Profiles and Properties in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, with the questions specific to profile cleanup and management of changes in profile properties. How are inactive user profiles...
  • SharePoint Manageability Toolkit Updated

    I received word over the weekend Solution Accelerators have updated the SharePoint Manageability Toolkit. See below for a complete list of updates: Linked Reports are added specific to the MOSS and WSS Management Pack. They consists of performance...