Groove Advisor: The Groove Blog

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

Three new technical articles about Groove 2007 available on TechNet & MSDN

We wanted to let you know about three new technical articles we recently published. One is geared...

Author: Matt Shannon Date: 11/20/2008

Groove Summit in France

Another quick, get the word out moment here at the Groove Advisor Blog. One of our partners has a...

Author: paulcan Date: 09/22/2008

Upcoming Webcast on Tips and Tricks for Groove 2007

Just a quick post to alert you to an upcoming Webcast: Microsoft Office System Webcast: Tips and...

Author: paulcan Date: 09/09/2008

Solution Development in Groove 2007

In our last blog post we talked about our overall goals for future releases of Microsoft Office...

Author: Matt Shannon Date: 06/04/2008

MVP's discuss the future of Microsoft Office Groove

We've just wrapped up a very productive exchange with the Office Groove and SharePoint MVP's who...

Author: abbott Date: 04/21/2008

Say hello to our new Groove MVPs!

The Groove MVP community expands once again. Congratulations to our new Groove MVPs who were...

Author: Matt Shannon Date: 04/15/2008

Infoworld's Abruzze talks about Groove

J.Peter Abruzze continues his discussion of Microsoft Office Groove 2007. In this post he talks...

Author: abbott Date: 04/11/2008

Microsoft Office Groove-tube

Not sure if you have seen this quick YouTube video from Mike Agerbo, of Get Connected fame. He gives...

Author: abbott Date: 04/03/2008

Groove Server Certification

If you had a chance to look at J. Peter Abruzze's blog entry on Groove Server and Enterprise...

Author: abbott Date: 03/27/2008

Updates to Groove Web Services Helpers

Bob Novas is one of the frequent contributors to the Groove Web Helpers. He recently posted an...

Author: abbott Date: 03/26/2008

Groove review

J. Peter Abruzze has just posted the first of a two part Groove review.  He does a good job...

Author: abbott Date: 03/26/2008

Introducing Groove's first MVPs!

Last fall, we launched the Groove MVP program and requested nominations from Microsoft full-time...

Author: Matt Shannon Date: 02/29/2008

Searching for a Groove Search solution?

We hear the request all the time -- "How do I search my workspaces?" You've probably noticed that...

Author: abbott Date: 02/06/2008

Office Groove Server 2007: Audit

Learn about Groove 2007 Auditing We've just released a new whitepaper that discusses the Microsoft...

Author: abbott Date: 01/04/2008

Groove and the Extranet Collab Toolkit

New Solution Accelerator just released:  Extranet Collaboration Toolkit for SharePoint Do you...

Author: abbott Date: 01/03/2008

Sledding, Running, Mapping -- Groove gets geospatial data on the move

Welcome to 2008!  I've been off on vacation for a bit -- enjoying a great new england winter...

Author: abbott Date: 01/02/2008

Groove 2007: update to the Groove Web Helpers

Are you familiar with the Groove Web Helpers? They're designed to help you get the most from the...

Author: abbott Date: 12/14/2007

Did you know: Groove 2007 has spell check?

Did you know that Office Groove 2007 has Spell Check? Although it may seem hidden, you can use Spell...

Author: abbott Date: 12/14/2007

Groove 2007 SP1 available

Yes, Virginia, there is a Groove SP1! If you have installed  Microsoft Office Enterprise 2007...

Author: abbott Date: 12/12/2007

Comparing Groove Server 2007 to Groove Enterprise Services

Are you familiar with Groove Enterprise Services? Have you ever wondered about the differences...

Author: abbott Date: 12/06/2007

Groove 2007: Forms best practices

My colleagues have just published a new paper MSDN that describes some of the best practices for...

Author: abbott Date: 12/05/2007

Barcelona?

Are you planning on attending TechEd IT Forum in Barcelona this week? If so, make sure to check out...

Author: abbott Date: 11/12/2007

GrooveIt v2 reviewed

You might have read my earlier post on GrooveIt, a little app from Hommes and Process that neatly...

Author: abbott Date: 11/08/2007

Cross-Firewall Collaboration - Real Risk in the Real world

“More Than Half of High-Tech Manufacturers Report Collaborating With Partners, Suppliers via...

Author: abbott Date: 11/05/2007

Groove Server or Groove Services is not one size fits all

Customers often ask me when they should use Microsoft Groove Server 2007 and when they should use...

Author: abbott Date: 11/02/2007

How to connect Microsoft OneNote 2007 to CRM systems

My colleague Rachel just returned from a business trip in Europe, where she was talking to our...

Author: abbott Date: 11/01/2007

Virtual Earth gets groovey

Cool update to Michael Scherotter solution for running Virtual Earth inside of Microsoft Office...

Author: abbott Date: 10/18/2007

Mac user?

It comes up every now and again -- Can you run Microsoft Office Groove on a Mac? Well, we aren't...

Author: abbott Date: 10/08/2007

Venezuela turns the clocks a bit

Another time zone update for Microsoft Office Groove 2007 Important information for users with...

Author: abbott Date: 09/20/2007

Security: Microsoft Groove Enterprise Services

We've released a new security paper on our TechCenter that covers Groove Enterprise Services....

Author: abbott Date: 09/20/2007

Groove Certification Exam

Get it while its hot. The Microsoft Office Groove 2007 certification exam is now available, in beta,...

Author: abbott Date: 09/18/2007

Time to think about Daylight Savings Time

That's right, it will soon be time to mess with our time zone, and just when it was all going so...

Author: abbott Date: 09/12/2007

Develop for Microsoft Office Groove 2007: Four new papers posted to MSDN

I'm just back from vacation, but while I was sailing, the team's been busy -- Thanks to Bob Novas...

Author: abbott Date: 09/07/2007

Do I need Microsoft Office Groove Server?

There seems to be some confusion about where, when, or even who needs Groove Server 2007. I'll try...

Author: abbott Date: 07/30/2007

How to use Replace Design to upgrade a forms tool

A reader wrote me with this forms development question: "...i am stuck right now with a problem and...

Author: abbott Date: 07/30/2007

Some feedback on the redirect to Office Online

Mark, Otto, thanks for the feedback in the comments. (for some reason, I can't leave a comment...

Author: abbott Date: 07/20/2007

New Office Groove blog from our partner in France

Hommes and Process is a longtime Microsoft Groove partner. Most recently, they have published a...

Author: abbott Date: 07/20/2007

What happened to Groove.net?

Most of you that are reading this blog are running Microsoft Office Groove 2007. This post doesn't...

Author: abbott Date: 07/19/2007

Microsoft Office Groove 2007 with Office 2003?

Although I'd love to see everyone upgrading to Office 2007 across the board, and especially see them...

Author: abbott Date: 07/13/2007

New article on Groove and SharePoint in the Midsize Business Center

A new article was recently posted about Groove: From Rich Freeman, we have a new article on the...

Author: abbott Date: 06/25/2007

Silverlight in Groove

My friend Hugh Pyle just posted this great article on using Silverlight in Groove, complete with...

Author: abbott Date: 06/25/2007

Free Personal Backup Tool for Groove 2007 Available

Free Personal Backup Tool for Groove 2007 Available ThreeWill has updated their personal backup...

Author: abbott Date: 06/19/2007

Groove Hotfix released, addresses two key issues

We just released a hotfix for Groove to address two annoying problems: First, we've changed the...

Author: abbott Date: 06/18/2007

How to: relate two different drop down lists on the same form

Hint: use the Key column and Key value in the Lookup options. Recently someone posed a question on...

Author: abbott Date: 06/12/2007

Field Tested Tools: Toucan Navigate for Groove

Field-Tested Applications for your Organization Mapping Tools The folks at InfoPatterns have a long...

Author: abbott Date: 06/11/2007

Groove and VSTO continued

Paul Stubbs continues to develop his VSTO sample for linking Groove and Outlook. He's now conecting...

Author: abbott Date: 06/02/2007

Groove in the news

http://www.builderau.com.au/program/windows/soa/Get_into_the_Groove/0,339024644,339277626,00.htm...

Author: abbott Date: 06/02/2007

How to move your data files

A long time Groove partner provides guidance on moving your data directory. Every now and again the...

Author: abbott Date: 05/30/2007

Groove pre-event fills up, but there is room at the TechEd 2007 sessions

TechEd is coming up fast, and the Groove sessions are filling up faster. We've maxed out our...

Author: abbott Date: 05/25/2007

How to use Groove with VSTO

In another great example of how to build apps on top of the Groove platform, Paul Stubbs provides...

Author: abbott Date: 05/23/2007

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