Category Archives: SharePoint

SPO– Broken list view when filtered on choice column value with an apostrophe

OK – first blog post in literally years, so bear with me! I came across this issue in SharePoint Online last week, and I was able to reproduce it in 2 tenants.  Microsoft support were also able to reproduce it … Continue reading

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Turning off Social features in SharePoint 2010

If for whatever reason you want to prevent your users from using the social features in SharePoint 2010, here is how to do it. Deactivate Farm level feature Firstly, in Central Admin, you need to deactivate the Farm level feature … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2007 – Exception 1387 – Trying to add a Server to the Farm

  Our existing environment is all 32-bit, Windows 2003 R2 SP2, MOSS 2007 SP1, with the Infrastructure Update and the October Cumulative Updates applied for WSS and MOSS. We want to migrate to a 64-bit platform, so we provisioned some … Continue reading

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ECTS Extension Released

  David McWee has just announced the release of the ECTS Extension, available now from the CodePlex site. The extension adds a number of useful features and options to ECTS, which I will be investigating with interest, as I am … Continue reading

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Service Pack 2 (SP2) for the 2007 Microsoft Office System

SP2 for the 2007 Microsoft Office System, which covers the Office 2007 applications themselves, as well as SharePoint, etc, is slated for release sometime between February and April 2009.  More details can be found here.   Technorati Tags: moss,sharepoint 2007,sp2,office … Continue reading

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ECTS Scalability

David McWee has found issues with ECTS above about 100 users.  He is also working on some improvements to some of the web parts which should help ECTS scale a bit better.  Read more on David McWee’s Blog.   Technorati … Continue reading

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SMTP Configuration – Unspecified Error

  Configuring a standalone development server that is running MOSS 2007 SP1, we wanted to point SharePoint at the local SMTP instance. We needed to configure that SMTP instance to relay messages, but we were seeing ‘Unspecified Error’ if we … Continue reading

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