Changes from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint Server 2010

Reading Time: 2 minutes      Changes from MOSS 2007 to SharePoint Server 2010     Deprecated features   Features removed from SharePoint Server 2010 Deprecated features   The following features are shipped with SharePoint Server 2010 but will be removed from subsequent versions.   Stsadm command-line tool   Site Directory feature   …

Sharepoint 2010 vs MOSS 2007

Reading Time: 1 minute    Sharepoint 2010 vs MOSS 2007     Microsoft modified the Sharepoint Pillars Sharepoint 2010 MOSS 2007 Pillars of SharePoint SharePoint 2007   SharePoint 2010   Portal   Compositions   Content Management   Content   Collaboration   Communities   Business Intelligence   Insights   Business Forms   Search   …

Best Practices for ASP.Net Application Production deployment

Reading Time: 5 minutes1.    Use trusted SQL connections with integrated authentication  To make the production environment more secure, one of the things we looked into was securing the database connection information between the web server and SQL server. 2.    Use the Aspnet_setreg.exe utility to encrypt the connection string and store it in the …

Deployment Element – force the ‘debug’ flag in the web.config to be false

Reading Time: 1 minuteTo disables ASP.NET certain configuration settings such as trace output, custom errors, and debug capabilities. Set retail=”true” in your machine.config in the production server <configuration> <system.web> <deployment retail=”true”/> </system.web> </configuration> It will force the ‘debug’ flag in the web.config to be false, disable page output tracing, and� also force the custom …

Feature Installtion Error – STSADM: The farm is unavailable

Reading Time: 1 minuteWe created an feature and try to install in the sharepoint server using stsadm command, it trows STSADM: The farm is unavailable Error. After tried we find the solution. The installing user not having rights in SQL server. ie.the Principal running the command does not have access to the SQL …

WIF – Windows Identity Foundation

Reading Time: 3 minutesIdentity Challenges Most developers are not security experts and many feel uncomfortable being given the job of authenticating, authorizing, and personalizing experiences for users. It’s not a subject that has been traditionally taught in computer science curriculum, and these features tend to be ignored until late in the software development …

What’s New in SharePoint 2010 Compare with MOSS 2007

Reading Time: 4 minutesWhat’s New in SharePoint 2010 Compare with MOSS 2007 REF MSDN Access Services Business Connectivity Services Central Administration (Redesigned) Digital Asset Management Enterprise Search Excel Services Health Monitoring Managed Metadata PerformancePoint Services Records Management Sandboxed Solutions Social Computing Visio Services Upgrade Windows PowerShell (STSADM moved to PowerShell) Removed SSP and …

SharePoint 2010 Public Beta now available for Download

Reading Time: 1 minuteSharepoint 2010 Beta – [REF MSDN] Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Beta is the business collaboration platform for the Enterprise and the Web that enables you to connect and empower people through an integrated set of rich features. Whether deployed on-premise or as a hosted service, SharePoint Server 2010 helps you …

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 …