Category Archives: MOSS Administration

Install SharePoint 2007 on Server 2008 R2

  Server 2008 R2 brings us a world of annoyance with MOSS 2007.  It goes beyond just installing SharePoint 2007 on R2, there are many other issues that arise after the install.   So, short of just going backwards and … Continue reading

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“The search request was unable to connect to the Search Service” MOSS

Simple fix.  This basically means that there is no query server in the farm.  So go to Central Admin>Services on Server and then open Office SharePoint Search Service.  Then check the box for query.  This is of course unless you … Continue reading

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SharePoint Upload Size Limit on Server 2008 – IIS 7

MOSS Upload Size and TImeout Issue A funny thing happens when you go to central admin and change the web app settings to a higher setting while running MOSS on Server 2008. It would appear you get an error whenever … Continue reading

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Personalization Site Links in SharePoint

  Personalization Site Links in SharePoint   What the heck is that?  When running through Central Admin and the SSP Admin, I get asked more often than not as to what Personalization Site Links are.  They sound exciting don’t they? … Continue reading

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SharePoint Versioning – Major/Minor Versions

  Versioning in SharePoint is not new, but it is still a major part of how we plan out and Govern our sites.  Even with the low costs of storage space thee days; we still find ourselves in need of … Continue reading

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Approve Multiple Documents in MOSS

  I see this happen all the time.  A user puts hundreds of documnets into a library and then realizes that content approval is on.  So how can we, as admninstrators, make it easy to Approve multiple documents in MOSS? … Continue reading

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Give a User Rights to a List But Not to the Site

  Need to give a MOSS user rights to just one list within a site? Not that this is a new challenge or was not around in 2003, just thought a lot of people run into this question a lot. … Continue reading

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