Shared Points for SharePoint

The blog of the SharePoint Team from Microsoft Consulting Services, Norway

How to copy a file via remote desktop connection

In some cases, you may need to copy a file from your local computer to a server, or vice versa, via...

Author: Thomas Svensen Date: 06/29/2012

Lost authentication cookies in SharePoint

Are your users complaining about losing their session in your SharePoint environment? Or do your...

Author: Tarjei Lægreid Date: 06/10/2012

SharePoint 2010 Search enables you to add search synonyms via XML configuration files on the server....

Author: Thomas Svensen Date: 06/06/2012

In Lync and Outlook you can hover over a contact to get a popup showing ways to interact with the...

Author: Thomas Svensen Date: 05/30/2012

Removing an invalid WebConfigModification using Powershell

SharePoint supports adding web.config modifications programmatically. Here is an example from MSDN....

Author: Frank Jusnes Date: 05/29/2012

Incorrect syntax near the keyword 'AS'

The error "Incorrect syntax near the keyword 'AS'" can occur when you try to run SQL scripts that...

Author: Frank Jusnes Date: 05/22/2012

How to speed up SharePoint Management Shell startup

On virtual machines without internet access it may take 1-2 minutes to start SharePoint Management...

Author: Frank Jusnes Date: 04/25/2012

Troubleshooting SharePoint logging

Both the Event Log and the ULS log are invaluable sources of information when monitoring or...

Author: Frank Jusnes Date: 04/24/2012

Configure redirect via IIS using command line script

In our current project, we were moving an old SharePoint installation to a new farm, As part of this...

Author: Thomas Svensen Date: 04/20/2012

Connecting custom service application proxies using Powershell

In my current project we have scripted a NewsGator install in a multi-server farm. One of the...

Author: Frank Jusnes Date: 12/14/2011

How to list checked out documents when exceeding the list view threshold

We recently had the challenge with showing users a list of the documents they had checked out. This...

Author: Thomas Svensen Date: 11/18/2011

How to wait for a timer job to complete in a multi-server farm?

In our test environment several projects deploy solutions to a single farm. Lately we have had some...

Author: Frank Jusnes Date: 11/04/2011

How to enable search alerts across farms

Search alerts in SharePoint 2010 is a pretty powerful feature, and enabling it in Enterprise Search...

Author: oyvindn Date: 10/14/2011

Help! - the business requires me to install third party addons into SharePoint 2010

There are a ton of third party addons to SharePoint ranging from useful to just fun, from open...

Author: Jon Løken Date: 10/09/2011

SharePoint publication webtemplates

I'm in a project which supports several, currently nine, languages. Following best practices, we use...

Author: Reidar Date: 09/20/2011

Assembly binding redirection bug fixed in June CU

In SharePoint 2007, upgrading a Web Part to a new version number was a bit complicated. But as...

Author: Frank Jusnes Date: 07/18/2011

Sending files to a record center using the SP2010 webservice Officialfile.asmx

When you send a document to the record center through  the web service officialfile.asmx there...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 06/06/2011

Making sense of a multi-workload ECM SharePoint installation, Part 1, Concepts

  Maxime has written a great article on ECM:   Introduction SharePoint made its name with...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 01/27/2011

Silverlight–HTML 5

A good article on the topic can be found at Mike Taulty’s Blog post Silverlight versus HTML5?...

Author: Jon Løken Date: 11/23/2010

"content type" is missing from "group by" settings when creating a new view

    When creating a new view the “Group by” function does not include “Content type”...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 11/09/2010

PowerGUI Visual Studio Extension is out of beta

PowerGUI is a graphical user interface and script editor for PowerShell. So, PowerGUI is actually...

Author: Frank Jusnes Date: 07/06/2010

Locking Down SharePoint Designer 2010

If you previously worked with Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 you probably know a lot about...

Author: karlmk Date: 07/01/2010

Installing SharePoint 2010 prerequisites offline

I use my private server for different types of testing, it’s a really a try & fail environment....

Author: karlmk Date: 06/07/2010

Script a Metadata Service Application using PowerShell

Scripting the deployment of service applications is a good idea; it is predictable, repeatable and...

Author: Jon Løken Date: 05/26/2010

Debugging SharePoint – Web application could not be found Issue

Sometimes when I debug my SharePoint code from Visual Studio, I get the exception:...

Author: Jon Løken Date: 05/25/2010

SharePoint 2010 Bootcamp, 4.-6. mai

Norwegian Only: Årets happening for deg som IT-tekniker eller utvikler på SharePoint vil være...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 04/27/2010

STSADM to Windows PowerShell mapping

Microsoft recently published a very useful new article on Technet that lists STSADM operations and...

Author: Frank Jusnes Date: 04/26/2010

SharePoint Site Configurator Feature V2.0 Released

  I am happy to announce the release of SharePoint Site Configurator Updated for SharePoint...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 04/13/2010

Route records to other site collections

The records center in SP2010 is greatly enhanced. With the new content organizer rules you can route...

Author: Jon Løken Date: 03/04/2010

Free SharePoint 2010 Virtual Conference

Are you excited to learn more about SharePoint 2010 but your boss won’t let you go to training? Sign...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 02/16/2010

How to publish a Managed Metadata Service for cross-farm consumption

Update: Modified the internal links in this post that didn’t work previously. [Please keep in mind...

Author: oyvindn Date: 02/05/2010

Ribbon Hero: Play and learn at the same time

Ever wanted to play and learn at the same time? Officelabs has released a new concept test that...

Author: Jon Løken Date: 01/21/2010

SharePoint 2010 List Schema Designer for Visual Studio 2010 published

From Paul Andrew Today we published a code sample that implements a List Schema Designer for Visual...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 01/14/2010

Features and their GUID’s in SP2010

Gotten tired of finding the ID of a feature? Here they are: DisplayName Title ID Scope SolutionId...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 01/07/2010

Free Seminar: SharePoint 2010 / Office 2010 for developers

Norwegian text only. Tid 27. november 2009 10:00 - 27. november 2009 14:15 lokal tid Sted Colosseum...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 11/23/2009

SharePoint isn’t just for Servers anymore

On SPC, Matthew Burnet, Application Developer for the SharePoint team, had a session on how you can...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 11/20/2009

The DeveloperDashboardSettings console application

After the latest update to SP2010 the code for turning the developer dashboard on and off does not...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 11/17/2009

Document Management in SharePoint 2010

SharePoint 2010 has extended its Document Management (and Records Management) capabilities...

Author: Thomas Læhren Date: 11/05/2009

SharePoint 2010 – Records Management

SharePoint 2010 introduces new capabilities regarding Records Management. The most interesting...

Author: Thomas Læhren Date: 11/05/2009

Office & Sharepoint Development at PDC

“The Professional Developer Conference (PDC) is quickly approaching, and if you have not registered...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 10/27/2009

SharePoint Conference Las Vegas Day 4

Last day of SharePoint Conference 2009, and the only thing missing from this great event is a...

Author: Jan Tore Lamøy Date: 10/22/2009

SharePoint Conference Las Vegas Day 3

At day 3 we definitely see how much great content the product group has put together for the...

Author: Jan Tore Lamøy Date: 10/22/2009

SharePoint Conference Las Vegas Day 2

Today there were breakout sessions from the start, and there will be no more keynotes for the rest...

Author: Jan Tore Lamøy Date: 10/21/2009

SharePoint Conference Las Vegas Day 1

So day 1 of the SharePoint conference is over, and here are some highlights from the day. The day...

Author: Jan Tore Lamøy Date: 10/20/2009

SharePoint 2010

The SharePoint conference has just started and the curtain has fallen :) It's time to start talking...

Author: karlmk Date: 10/19/2009

SharePoint HTTP 500 Internal Server Error

This error (HTTP 500 Internal Server Error) means that the website you are visiting had a server...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 10/14/2009

Undocumented stsadm command “stsadm –o uninstall”

Unfortunately I discovered an undocumented stsadm command today; having gotten into the habit of...

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 09/22/2009

Error OnPreRender: Ambiguous match found

MOSS April Update [968850] is causing compatibility issues....

Author: Stian Kirkeberg Date: 09/16/2009

Aggregating content with the Content Query Web Part (CQWP)

In most web content management projects based on SharePoint the Content Query Web Part is used for...

Author: Jon Løken Date: 08/31/2009

Review: Groundswell – Winning in a world transformed by social technologies

Interested in Social Computing and how to work with that? Then I can recommend the book Groundswell...

Author: Jon Løken Date: 08/10/2009

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