SharePoint

Upgrading your Content DB to SharePoint 2010 – Part 1, The preupgradecheck

Posted by on Dec 8, 2009 in SharePoint, SharePoint 2007, SharePoint 2010

Tweet I’m sure there are a lot of SharePointers out there who are excited about the 2010 release and as I have been working my way through the installation and configuration of this updated beast, I have also been providing you with posts along the way sharing my experiences.  Today isn’t any different, and in this two part series I will be providing you with a guide to upgrading your SharePoint 2007 content databases to SharePoint 2010.  There are already some great resources out there regarding upgrade options and preparation guidance including those from Microsoft on the TechNet Site...

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Creating your first Web Application & Site Collection in SharePoint 2010

Posted by on Dec 1, 2009 in SharePoint, SharePoint 2010

Tweet We are at the final article in this series in getting your SharePoint 2010 environment up and running, however the fun doesn’t end here (there will be plenty more posts on 2010 now that our test environment is up and running) .  In this post I will be providing you with a step by step guide in creating your first SharePoint Web Application and Site Collection to host your sub webs.  If you need to catch up on my previous posts in this series you can access them from the following links; Installing SharePoint 2010 Beta on a Windows 2008 R2 Server Configuring SharePoint 2010 Beta...

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Configuring SharePoint 2010 Beta Service Applications and User Profile Service Synchronization

Posted by on Nov 25, 2009 in SharePoint, SharePoint 2010

Tweet June 1, 2010 :: This article has been updated, coinciding with the release of SharePoint 2010 RTM.  You can access my recent article “Configuring the User Profile Service in SharePoint 2010” here. Welcome back to part 2 of this series in getting the basic bits and pieces of SharePoint 2010 beta up and running.  If you recall in part 1, I provided a step by step guide in installing SharePoint 2010 Beta on a Windows 2008 R2 server.  Today’s article will extend our setup and I will be providing another step by step guide in configuring SharePoint 2010 Service Applications...

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Installing SharePoint 2010 Beta on a Windows 2008 R2 Server

Posted by on Nov 24, 2009 in SharePoint 2010

Tweet “May 11, 2010 – I have updated my installation notes for SharePoint 2010 using all the RTM bits and utilizing least privilege service accounts.  You can access this post here.” With all the excitement around the recent public release of SharePoint 2010 beta, I am sure there are a lot of you who are installing, contemplating installing or have already installed the most anticipated version of SharePoint to date, albeit in beta form.  In this introductory 3 part series I will provide you with step by step guides in the installation and basic configuration of...

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SharePoint 2010 Beta 2 released to TechNet & MSDN subscribers – Rest of the public to follow soon.

Posted by on Nov 17, 2009 in SharePoint 2010

Tweet This has to be one of the most anticipated releases of the decade, SharePoint 2010 Beta 2.  SharePoint Developers, Architects and Administrators have been waiting anxiously to get their hands on the latest beta which may potentially be a “feature complete” release of SharePoint 2010, albeit in Beta form.  SharePoint 2010 Beta 2, and let’s not forget Office 2010 Beta with its bits and pieces are made available for download to TechNet and MSDN subscribers.  For those that don’t have those subscriptions, the predicted wait may only be a couple of days away, 18th...

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SharePoint 2010 – Word has hit the streets

Posted by on Oct 20, 2009 in SharePoint 2010

Tweet The word is out, SharePoint 2010 NDA has been uplifted and we are being bombarded with information that is coming out of the SharePoint 2009 conference in Las Vegas and by the SharePoint Product Team Blog.  All I can say is WOW!  Unfortunately I was not able to attend the conference, however I have been following my fellow SharePoint tweeps who are tweeting information from various sessions being held at the conference “live”.  SharePoint 2010 is marketed as the release of the decade with great new features.  The SharePoint Team blog describe SharePoint in 1 sentence,...

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