WSP Installation and Feature Activation & DeActivation Steps in MOSS 2007

Reading Time: 1 minute1. Add the solution stsadm -o addsolution -filename <WSPFILENAME> 2. Deploy the solution stsadm -o deploysolution -name <WSPFILENAME> -url <SITEURL> 3. Install the feature stsadm -o installfeature -filename <FeatureFolder>feature.xml 4. Activate the feature stsadm -o activatefeature -id <FEATUREID> -url <SITEURL> -force 5. Deactive the feature Stsadm.exe -o deactivatefeature -filename “C:Program …

We are in MOSS 2007(SharePoint 12) Microsoft Planning to release SharePoint 2010 (formerly codenamed SharePoint 14) and WSS 4.0 mid of next year

Reading Time: 4 minutesWhy I writing this blog here… We are in MOSS 2007, everyone need to plan to learn and implement Sharepoint 14 once released onwards… Here I added some new features and screen shots from microsoft Vedios. MOSS 2007 – 32 bit , SharePoint 14 – 64 bit Look and feel highly …

MOSS frequent Development Issues and Fix

Reading Time: 1 minuteMOSS frequent Development Issues and Fix 1.     The file or folder name contains characters that are not permitted.  Please use a different name. Ans: Check the Master page URL, Once again pick the Master page URL 2.     Cannot complete this action. Please try again. Ans: CAML Query Error, Check with …

Delete MOSS 2007 List Item using C# – Microsoft Sample code doesn’t work

Reading Time: 1 minuteBelow is the Code to Delete List Item used by Microsoft Sample spListCollection = spWeb.Lists[“ActualAmounttrack”].Items; int itemCount = spListCollection.Count; for (int k = 0; k < itemCount; k++) { SPListItem item = spListCollection[k]; if (IdeaId == item[“Title”].ToString()) { spListCollection.Delete(k); } } Its not Working. Why the above code is not working …

MOSS 2007 – Reduce the Size of Calender

Reading Time: 2 minutesHave you tried to drop a SharePoint month calendar on the home page of your SharePoint site? The result… not so cute: the calendar eats up half of the screen. In this post I am going to show how with the help of CSS you can shrink your SharePoint calendar …

Different Types of Backup and Restore Sites in MOSS 2007

Reading Time: 1 minuteTypes of Backup and Restore 1. Site Collection Backup and Restore This is only for Site Collection, using Backup and Restore not possible to backup SubSites. Syntax: Open Command Prompt in Sharepoint installed Server cd C:Program FilesCommon FilesMicrosoft Sharedweb server extensions12BIN Backup stsadm.exe -o backup -url http://sitecollection -filename G:backupfilesbackupirec.dat -overwrite …

Types of Custom Webparts in MOSS 2007

Reading Time: 2 minutesWhat is Webpart? A web part is an ASP.NET server control which is added to a Web Part Zone on Web Part Pages by users at run time. Web Parts are an integrated set of controls for creating Web sites that enable end users to modify the content, appearance, and …

InputformTextBox(Richtextbox) issues and solutions – Custom webpart

Reading Time: 1 minuteI have the following control in my Application. <SharePoint:InputFormTextBox ID=”txtBxDetails” RichText=”true” RichTextMode=”FullHtml” runat=”server” TextMode=”MultiLine” Rows=”10″ Columns=”10″ > </SharePoint:InputFormTextBox> 1. The control gets rendered alright,Everything works except for the following: txtBxDetails.ReadOnly = true; txtBxDetails.Enabled = true; Interestingly,both these properties don’t work. 2. Also Width property doesn’t work when i add RichText=”true” …

To open an InfoPath Form in a Specific View

Reading Time: 1 minuteFor Example: I have a Infopath form with 5 views. The user enter data in first view and Submit the data, it should Submit data and move to second view. Then enter data for Second view and Submit it. this time the user close the form. Next time they open the …