Category Archives: SharePoint

Some links to get you started on various things

SharePoint installation and configuration Workflow Basics Create a Custom Workflow using InfoPath and WF Create a Custom Workflow using SharePoint Designer part 2 SharePoint Products comparison WSS 3.0 vs MOSS 2007 SharePoint Designer vs. Visual Studio esinger SharePoint … Continue reading

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IRM (Information Rights Management) in SharePoint

This is just a very brief review from my reading of a MS white paper coming with the ECM starter kit. IRM allows you to have control over a document after it’s downloaded from SharePoint. This is how is works: … Continue reading

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Automatically login with domain account

I believe the majority of the SharePoint sites are set up to use Windows Active Directory login. However if the site is set up using a domain name, IE will treat it as a “Internet” zone, and you will be … Continue reading

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Select a view for Document Library web part

With MOSS 2007, after inserting a document library web part, you can select a specific view to use for this web part (same for other list web parts). However I found that once the web part is created, the changes … Continue reading

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Got javascript error after enabled Content Type

I created a few customized Content Types in the site and enabled “Manage Content Types” in document library. Now when user creates new files from the template and save it, a javascript error will pop up in DIP window: “‘length … Continue reading

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Free up Database space after deleting documents

In a Document Library of SharePoint 2007, deleted documents will be put on Recycle Bin first (this is the default setting). SharePoint Recycle Bin works similarly to Windows one – user has their own recycle bin and one can not … Continue reading

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IE crashes when opening office document from SharePoint

Suddenly, my IE crashes when I open any Office document from SharePoint document library. It turned out to be a component in Office 2007 causing this, even I only have SharePoint Designer installed. Microsoft has a fix: It worked.

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