Time to look at Records Management

Definition of Records Management The ISO 15489-1: 2001 standard (“ISO 15489-1:2001”) defines records management as “[the] field of management responsible for the efficient and systematic control of the creation, receipt, maintenance, use and disposition of records, including the processes for capturing and maintaining evidence of and information about business activities and transactions in the form…


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Creating custom profile properties in MOSS 2007

Customer was going to create a custom SharePoint property to import info from Active Directory but when they tried to setup the Directory portion they had no connections or attributes to select from.  And saw this message The selection of directory service properties is disabled because the portal is in an untrusted domain or no…


Uploading pictures from SharePoint to Active Directory attribute thumbnailPhoto

My customer recently had some issues exporting Picture from SharePoint My Site to Active Directory using the ThumbnailPhoto attribute.  What was happening is that User Profile Application was not exporting all pictures and Full imports were deleting all pictures that were already in Active Directory. After some research I found a bug in SharePoint that…


Error about corrupted Installation database…what does it mean?

Hello All, I have noticed recently that I have had some several customers all with the same issue, and that is some administrator received an alert that the system drive was low on drive space and they went to fix it. Before I started working for Microsoft there were very few choices, Hard Drives were…