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Let’s face it. Internet Explorer is still the best browser for using with SharePoint. If you or any of your clients have a different default browser you might run into issues if you place a shortcut to SharePoint on your desktop. To make sure that SharePoint opens in Internet Explorer (considering you still have it […]

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013 at 22:21 | 0 comments
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MOSS 2007 Lanugage Pack comes in .img format, which you can burn to a CD and then use it for installing Language pack. If you’re working remotely or working with a server that has no CD/DVD drive, this might pose a slight problem. You can avoid this in a simple way: 1. Rename the .img […]

Monday, September 14th, 2009 at 12:14 | 0 comments
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This is an update to one of my older posts – SharePoint 3 is bound to host headers – I was explaining the problem how the SharePoint binds itself to one host header and a simple trick to avoid this. There is a better way to add another host header to the web application: On […]

Saturday, March 8th, 2008 at 08:45 | 0 comments
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This is a reply to PsychedEric in my post about QueryString. To use params from URL in an XSLT data view is quite simple. Once you have the data view inserted, display the options of the Data View and click on Parameters. Next click the button “New Parameter” and enter a name for it. Then […]

Sunday, November 18th, 2007 at 13:54 | 1 comment
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Recently I was fixing on one server an installation of Windows SharePoint Services that has gone wrong. Even though we’ve had SQL server 2005 installed correctly, WSS3 installed its own Windows internal database (##SSEE) and started using it. I thouhght a simple uninstall and reinstall of WSS would do the trick. But it didn’t. After […]

Monday, June 11th, 2007 at 07:10 | 5 comments
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Today I’ve received another of the cases when SharePoint (v2) couldn’t connect to the configuration database. This can be a common problem but it’s not so horrible to solve it. The reason for this is that SharePoint lost the connection to the database. Reasons may be the following: SQL or WMSDE database may not be […]

Friday, May 4th, 2007 at 09:51 | 21 comments
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Not everybody has Flash installed. It’s quite easy and free to install it, but still there are some cases that simply someone viewing your website might not have Flash player installed. You can put an alternative content for users that don’t have flash player installed. So instead of your flash animation you still can display […]

Friday, September 15th, 2006 at 07:45 | 0 comments
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