Item level permissions – Removing a particular user or group

Item level permissions are implemented as per the business flow. It can be implemented in SharePoint 2007 either by implementing it as an event handler or a workflow.
Depending on whichever way of implementation the following code segment can be used t…

Pre-existing Conditions: SharePoint Alert Templates to the Rescue (?)

One of my clients worked with a previous contractor to build out a small but useful HR application for the enterprise.  That contractor used SharePoint Designer to implement the workflow portion of the solution.  It’s a bit of a mess.  For instanc…

Set Duration for New Icon Indicator in SharePoint

To Set the Duration for New icon in SharePoint (the indicator which shows next to new items) access the SharePoint WebApplication object and set the value for DaysToShowNewIndicator.

SPWebApplication WebApp = SPWebApplication.Lookup(new

Microsoft Office 2010 Technical Preview

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Live SharePoint Q&A Session Thursday 07/30/09 @ 12:30 PM EDT ending 1:30PM EDT

Update: The format for this is basically a conference call with a couple of PPT slides to set the stage.  We have a SharePoint environment on stand by to fire up in case it helps out, but this is mainly people talking out loud.  There will be opportu…

Search Crawl Error – Error in the site data web service (Exception of type ‘System.OutOfMemoryException’ was thrown.)

Reasons as to when you may encounter this issue,

It was observed that the document libraries and the lists use multiple content types which are not used by the system and thereby causing redundancy in data.
Multiple content types in a list or a docume…

SharePoint 2010 System Requirement

SharePoint Team has announced the preliminary System Requirements for SharePoint 2010.

SharePoint Server 2010 will be 64-bit only.

SharePoint Server 2010 will require 64-bit Windows Server 2008 or 64-bit Windows Server 2008 R2.

SharePoint Server 20…

Microsoft SharePoint Workspace 2010

Check the Video Here on: What’s new in SharePoint workspace 2010(Formerly Microsoft Office Groove)

Embed Developer Notes Inside Your InfoPath Forms

I’m still living in InfoPath Forms world and I needed to make one of those “small” changes to a form that, unfortunately, breaks a naming convention I adopted with it two weeks ago.  I thought to myself, “someone is going to look at this thing…

Copying a publishing page from one folder to another folder in the Pages Library

The following code can be used to copy a publishing page from one folder to another created in the pages library.
oWeb.AllowUnsafeUpdates = True
                        Dim ospListItem As SPListItem = Nothing