Category Archives: SharePoint

Customizing SharePoint Portal Server 2003

While browing posts yesterday I noticed an article on customizing SPS 2003 In the article Luis talks about customizing the SPS.CSS style sheet located on the file system.  I just wanted to note that editing default files is unsupported due … Continue reading

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How to live happily with a great designer (By Seth Godin)

For those of you that strive to create a pixel based purple cow each day, you should appeciate this article by Seth Godin dubbed “How to live happily with a great designer“. The only thing I would do differently is … Continue reading

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Getting more out of Microsoft Office, advanced tips and tricks

Looking for ways to be more productive in your Microsoft Office environment? Microsoft has a site dedicated to delivering tips and tricks for Microsoft Office. What good would a Microsoft Office site be without Advanced Tips for Windows SharePoint Services? … Continue reading

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Virtual PC 2004 SP1 (FREE)

Microsoft makes Virtual PC a free download, nice.  Download Virtual PC 2004 SP1 Here

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Getting started with developing, customizing and administering MOSS 2007/WSS v3?

If you are just getting started with the 2007 wave, MOSS 2007, WSS v3 and your head is spinning, take a step back, then search good for on-demand webcasts, lectures and or blog-posts from Ted Pattison and Bill English. Thse … Continue reading

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Kick'in'it with SharePoint

Dangit Bil, Now I have to poke through the wordpress php nonsense (Maybe this is a good time to switch to community server) to find out how I can tap into $entry_dynamics to try and have an auto kickit button.  … Continue reading

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Internet Explorer 7, Beta 3

Internet Explorer 7 is edging closer and closer to a final release.  I’m quite excited about it.  This latest build boasts tab re-ordering, image scaling, ftp functionality and easy access to email. Download Internet Explorer 7 Beta 3 here

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SharePoint Community Kit

Lawrence, and Bil have pointed out that CodePlex is officailly launched. One project that I am pleased to say Amanda and I will both be involved with is the SharePoint Community Kit. You will be able to track the progress … Continue reading

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SharePoint Products and Technologies article on ActiveWin.com

ActiveWin.com sponsored me to go to Tech ED Boston as a technical writer this year. I had a chance to report back with several articles based on the events and things that really sparked my interest. My latest article has … Continue reading

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Designing in MOSS 2007/WSS 3.0 – "The Pitch" …

Coming from a web “designer” / graphic designer background, I have my fair share of beefs with SharePoint technologies as a web based platform.  I’ll have a fairly detailed post outlining some of that in the next day or so, in the interim I wanted … Continue reading

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