Monthly Archives: December 2006

Adding PDF Search Support and Icon to SharePoint 2007

Mike Gannotti has instructions posted on his blog for adding the PDF icon to SharePoint 2007 as well as the steps required to install the PDF iFilter and include the File Type in the content index. He even links to … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2007 – Document Library Send To Feature

One of the neat new features of a SharePoint document library in SharePoint 2007 is the ability to send a document to another location. This feature is great for a couple of reasons. The first is that most teams have … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2007 Customization Tricks, Create a Stylish Page Curl Using CSS

Creating a stylish page curl with CSS is pretty easy, you just need to create the curl and apply it as a background-image, position it properly and off you go. This is one example of how you can get creative … Continue reading

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Another User Group Meeting Down

I just returned home from our monthly .NET user group meeting. The presentation of the evening was by Mark Simms on multi-threading. Earlier this month I managed to get my hands on some of those limited edition SharePoint Travel Tumblers … Continue reading

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Customizing the MOSS 2007 Drop Down Menu

While customizing the Top Drop Down Navigation Bar, you might notice some of the drop down items do not stretch all the way when you hover over them.  You will get a “two tone” effect, not exactly desirable. Since I’ve run into … Continue reading

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Gettin' Married!!

So on the odd chance there still exists someone in this world who doesn’t know yet, I figured I would announce it here…Shane and I are getting married. He popped the question last night and I have been grinning like … Continue reading

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Add your company logo to all sites in a site collection

One common request from customers when it comes to SharePoint Customization is, How do I add my company logo to the site? This was common in V2, and it’s just as common with 2007. You might be quick to point … Continue reading

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The rule of 3's

By now everyone has heard the tragic story of James Kim whom perished in the cold Oregon Mountains while searching for help for his wife and kids. It’s hard to say how anyone would react in such a desperate situation, … Continue reading

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Getting the most out of SharePoint Designer 2007

If you deal with SharePoint Customization, you’ll likely be using SharePoint Desginer 2007.  This tutorial will help you get the most out of your workspace by creating a custom toolbar which will give you quick access to common tasks. Create … Continue reading

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ASPMenu Source Code Released

Direct Link from the ECM and SharePoint Team Blogs: The AspMenu class that ships with WSS 3.0 (and by extension MOSS 2007) is nearly identical in behavior to ASP.NET 2.0’s Menu class (as the name implies). AspMenu derives from Menu … Continue reading

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