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Finding Great SharePoint Talent

Here is another article I wrote for the good people at SharePoint Briefing entitled “Finding Great SharePoint Talent”.  The article tries to give some advice on how to find truly good and well-experienced people when you’re looking to expand you…

A Little Annoyance Carried Forward…

SP2010 is very cool stuff, but I wish they would have adjusted the language on list and libraries settings’ pages when it comes to managing content types:

The same language was in place for WSS/MOSS.  Just change the word “delete” to “rem…

New Article, “Mastering SharePoint”

My latest article for SharePointBriefing.com is up and kicking here: http://sharepointbriefing.com/features/article.php/3887276/The-Road-to-SharePoint-Mastery.htm
Here’s a teaser:

This is basically a pretty short and condensed version of my most po…

Search Crawl Warning – Some parts of this document cannot be accessed

Reasons and fix for the issue are listed below

It was observed that the search crawler has logged the following warning message, “Some parts of this document cannot be accessed”
It was found upon that this message is displayed for the types of con…

List item query elapsed time error in MOSS 2007

I encountered this log when I was fixing the performance issues in a project. Upon further analysis, I came to know that the code was trying to access a list, but the thing is that the code was invoked from the Master Page. Ultimately when this piece o…

Creating custom list instances using the WSP builder

The wsp builder is a plug-in that adds a template in the visual studio. This tool can be download from the following link,
http://wspbuilder.codeplex.com/releases/view/16820
The following are the steps for creating a solution package for list instance …

Unable to open the physical file. Operating system error 5: (Access is denied ) – After SharePoint database move

 
After you move a sharepoint database or relocate a sharepoint content database you may encounter the above mentioned error, where in it says that the access is denied for the current user.
The workaround that I did was to go the physical location of…

SharePoint On Line // BPOS – Some Hands On Experience

(Note: this article was cross-posted here: http://www.endusersharepoint.com/?p=1912)
Update 09/01/09: Based on twitter feedback, I need to clarify that InfoPath is supported in the sense that BPOS provides forms libraries.  What I mean when I write &#…

Creating custom list definitions MOSS 2007 using the Solution Generator 2008

The solution generator can be used to create list definitions and deployment package for the same.
Steps to create a solution package for a list defintion,
Open the Solution Generator,
Select the list definition option and click next,

Select the &#822…

Programmatically setting the moderation status or Approval status of a folder in the Pages library

The code for programmatically setting the moderation status to Approval for folders created in the publising pages library is as follows, it is assumed that the folder is being created already. Setting the folder approval status is vital as otherwise t…