moss-2007

/moss-2007

Warning: InfoPath Forms Services forms cannot be filled out in a Web browser because no State Service connection is configured.

You navigate to central admin and to your surprise and dissapointment you see the above message! Good on you for not running the config wizard your brave soul!

If like me you utilise Infopath form services for nice browser based forms the error below can cause a bit a raised eyebrow. If you have not run […]

By |February 6th, 2014|moss-2007, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Warning: InfoPath Forms Services forms cannot be filled out in a Web browser because no State Service connection is configured.

Move Query Processing and Index to WFE

When you provision Enterprise search on SharePoint Server 2013 (via powershell!). It will install all the major components onto that first server.

To scale it out a bit, we decided to push out some of these components to the WFE. In particular the Query Processing and ine the partiition index.

This should help your users get a […]

By |February 3rd, 2014|moss-2007, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Move Query Processing and Index to WFE

Change SharePoint 2013 Suite Bar Text

If you are working on multiple environments in SharePoint 2013 it can become a bit of a pain to know where you are.

Use the script below to change the text at the top left hand side of the suite bar. I have found this very useful! You can add any html here if […]

By |January 31st, 2014|moss-2007, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Change SharePoint 2013 Suite Bar Text

Provision Enterprise Search in SharePoint 2013

Aha! Did you just use the configuration wizard to provision your search service? If so, you may run into a variety of issues. I fully recommend using PowerShell to provision enterprise search, on the plus side it also gives you a nice database name without the horrible GUI ID.

Here is a script that works pretty […]

By |January 31st, 2014|moss-2007, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Provision Enterprise Search in SharePoint 2013

Migrate Infopath 2007 to SharePoint 2013

And they said it couldn’t be done, well that was the word out on the internet. In fact, it said it can be done but get ready for a lot of pain. And they were right.

However this morning I managed to get some rather complex forms migrated from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint 2013 on a […]

By |December 9th, 2013|moss-2007, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Migrate Infopath 2007 to SharePoint 2013

SharePoint Migration – I Couldn’t agree more…

Just wanted to share this great PDF from the guys and gals at ShareGate.

By |December 9th, 2013|moss-2007, Uncategorized|Comments Off on SharePoint Migration – I Couldn’t agree more…

SharePoint Development, Test, UAT and Production

How to keep our Microsoft SharePoint Development, Test, UAT and Production environments in sync, especially our Microsoft SharePoint Production and UAT as we really need to verify everything is working?

This question can be answered by good SharePoint governance and a few basic things stated as under:

There are host of tools to help people out in […]

By |October 14th, 2013|moss-2007, Uncategorized|Comments Off on SharePoint Development, Test, UAT and Production

Filter and Populate Infopath Form (Browser)

We recently encountered a requirement that needed us to populate a repeating table from a secondary SharePoint list datasource. We achieved this by addng some C# code to a button on the form that looped through a secondary list and then populated teh repeating table based on a field.

By |July 10th, 2013|moss-2007, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Filter and Populate Infopath Form (Browser)

Auto Resize MOSS 2007 Web Parts

Useful bit of code that will auto resize your web part zones.

Really useful for PDF’s and Powerpoint presentations when using MOSS 2007!

By |June 17th, 2013|moss-2007, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Auto Resize MOSS 2007 Web Parts

Let’s get this party started – SharePoint 2013

Ok, so we have all heard the patter from the community about SharePoint 2013, we’ve watched the video demos, been to the seminars, read the white papers, been educated on requirements and learnt about all the new features. Coming from a MOSS 2007 environment I was practically drooling at the prospect of playing with it. […]

By |November 23rd, 2012|moss-2007, Uncategorized|0 Comments