Category: SharePoint

SQL Server AdventureWorks Installation Issue 0

SQL Server AdventureWorks Installation Issue

The other day I was installing the AdventureWorks sample database for SQL Server 2008 R2 SR1from CodePlex. When I executed the AdventureWorks2008R2_SR1.exe file the installation wizard started as normal. On the next screen, the...

How to Customize the SharePoint Site Logo in the URL 0

How to Customize the SharePoint Site Logo in the URL

If you go to Google or Bank of America’s Web site you will notice that your browser displays a custom logo to the left of the URL. I have customized most of my Web...

How to Determine the SharePoint 2010 Build Number 0

How to Determine the SharePoint 2010 Build Number

Here is some information that might come handy while you are working with SharePoint Server 2010. Farm Build Number Central Administration -> System Settings -> Manage servers in this farm -> Configuration database version....

SharePoint Server 2010 Poster-Size Technical Diagrams 0

SharePoint Server 2010 Poster-Size Technical Diagrams

Microsoft offers some really nice technical diagrams for SharePoint Server 2010. Many of these resources are visual representations of recommended solutions. They include poster-sized documents available in formats including Microsoft Office Visio 2007 or...

Granular Backups and Restores in SharePoint 2010 0

Granular Backups and Restores in SharePoint 2010

You can backup and restore either a complete Site Collection or individual Sites, either using the Central Administration’s granular backup/restore feature or with the PowerShell cmdlets. In this article I will offer the details...

Missing Save Site as Template Option in SharePoint 2010 0

Missing Save Site as Template Option in SharePoint 2010

If you are trying to save a site in SharePoint Server 2010 and you don’t see the option for “Save site as template” it is likely because the site has the publishing feature turned...

How to Fix Some Common Errors/Warnings After Initial SharePoint Server 2010 Deployment 7

How to Fix Some Common Errors/Warnings After Initial SharePoint Server 2010 Deployment

After you install SharePoint Server 2010, depending on your configuration, the Health Analyzer Report may list several errors and warnings. In my tests, the errors and warnings listed in this article show up at...

The User Profile Synchronization service does not start on a stand-alone installation of SharePoint Server 2010 0

The User Profile Synchronization service does not start on a stand-alone installation of SharePoint Server 2010

If you are trying to start User Profile Synchronization (UPS) service on a stand-alone SharePoint Server 2010 you should know that UPS is not designed to work on a stand-alone SharePoint Server 2010. Stand-alone...

Windows PowerShell for SharePoint Server 2010 Reference 0

Windows PowerShell for SharePoint Server 2010 Reference

The following articles list cmdlets for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 by functionality: Access Services cmdlets (SharePoint Server 2010) Backup and recovery cmdlets (SharePoint Server 2010) Business Connectivity Services cmdlets (SharePoint Server 2010) Database cmdlets...

What’s New in SharePoint Foundation 2010? 0

What’s New in SharePoint Foundation 2010?

Microsoft has provided a lot of information on what’s new in SharePoint Foundation 2010 on this TechNet Web site, along with links to more detailed documentation. Here’s a summary. Business Connectivity Services SharePoint Foundation...

What’s New in SharePoint Server 2010? 0

What’s New in SharePoint Server 2010?

Microsoft has provided a lot of information on what’s new in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 on this TechNet Web site, along with links to more detailed documentation. Here’s a summary. Access Services Use Access...

Error Code: 500 Internal Server Error. The request was rejected by the HTTP filter. Contact the server administrator. 0

Error Code: 500 Internal Server Error. The request was rejected by the HTTP filter. Contact the server administrator.

The other day I was working on my Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 and discovered that when I clicked on a new content type that I created, it gave me the following error...