Posted in May 2010

Employee Activities Template – Signup Bugs

I installed Employee Activities template from Microsoft last night. It’s good in a way that I can create activities and allow people to sign up.  However, there is a problem with sign up. The workflow runs under default permissions “System Account” and hence does not allow any user other than OWNERS to sign up for … Continue reading

DataSheet View Not Working

For a list if you switch the view from standard to Datasheet, you often land up on error page in Sharepoint. This error could be because following conditions are true: The datasheet component that is compatible with WSS is not installed Microsoft Office Professional edition is not installed on Client System The Web browser does … Continue reading

Installing SPSearch Service with STSADM

Recently I came across a situation where there was no Search Service installed on SharePoint server. Service did not appear in “Services on a Server” page in Central Administration. I tried searching for a keyword on WSS 3.0 site but my search result always returned error saying that “site is not assigned an indexer”. What … Continue reading

What’s New in SharePoint 2010 Beta

For all those who are looking for what is new in SP 2010. Here is the feature list (New): Access Services Business Connectivity Services Central Administration Digital Assest Management Enterprise Search Excel Services Health Monitoring Managed Metadata PerformancePoint Services Records Management Sandboxed Solutions Social Computing Vision Services Upgrade Windows Powershell Keep visiting this blog for more details on all those features.