Monthly Archives: August 2006

Weekend Time

It has been a LONG week!  My head is complete mush from many late nights and even longer days.  So while I had hoped to end the week off with a very cool and inspiring post…it just ain’t gonna happen.  … Continue reading

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Web Content Management (WCM) – The "Image" UI

For those of you creating publishing and internet facing sites, you are almost certain to use the WCM version of the image control.  While this is much better than the web part version where you had to specify the path … Continue reading

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Xbox 360: Texas Hold'Em Free Download

Just a reminder that today is the last day for the free download of the full version of Texas Hold’Em from Xbox Live Marketplace.  I downloaded it yesterday and had a quick game of single player today…not bad.  I am more … Continue reading

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SharePoint Designer 2007 (Tips!)

If you are keen on customizing MOSS 2007/WSS v3 then you’ll likely be getting aquainted with SharePoint Designer 2007. Some tips for using SharePoint Designer 2007 Turn off unwanted visual aids by going to “View, Visual Aids – and unchecking … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2007 Product Pricing is Coming Soon

I got an email from Shane earlier today with this link about how the pricing for Office 2007 should be available in November of this year.  This apparently also means that the product release is not too far behind.  Great … Continue reading

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SharePoint Technologies, then and now …

Sometimes you have to take a step back and digest everything that’s going on around you.  Over the past few months Amanda and I have both been very actively involved with Office 2007 and in particular of course SharePoint 2007. … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2007: Site Collections or Sites…That is the Question

There seems to be some confusion on the difference between site collections and sites in MOSS2007.  Almost everyone I speak to that has experience with SPS 2003 stumble with this when they first start working with SharePoint 2007.  So for … Continue reading

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WSS v3 Localization and Custom Resource Files (RESX) (Tip!)

Disclaimer: This is current as of Beta 2 (non TR). For those that have been brave enough to venture into WSS v3 localization using custom RESX files, you may be having a little trouble accessing them.  If so try looking in this … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2007: MOSS and WSS Language Packs & Availability

If you are like me and work with clients from various cultures or who have requirements for multi-lingual environments, then you will welcome the information posted on the SharePoint team blog regarding the planned availability for Language Packs for both … Continue reading

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EasyForms Web Parts for SharePoint Released

What is Team Tools - EasyForms? SharePoint lists are a great place for creating quick and easy to use data stores for information. They are easy to create and can store a variety of types of information such as tasks, issues, … Continue reading

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