SharePoint 2010 – OctoberCU 2010 Side effect detected

hallo @all, in the last days the SharePoint product group post important information on the blog regarding SharePoint 2010 octoberCU 2010. The SP2010 octCU2010 is build level: 14.0000.5128.5000 and consist of WSS Full Package: KB 2394323 and  MOSS Full Package KB 2394320.   Please read the two following post: Critical Information about the SharePoint Server…


SharePoint 2007 and Internet Explorer 8 – side effect with Sign-in As different User

Hello @all, in the last weeks I could see a side effect with SharePoint 2007 and Internet Explorer 8. We publish a KB with 3 different workarounds as solution KB 2435214 – SharePoint 2007 and Internet Explorer 8 has problems with “Sign in as a different user” does not clear ASP.Net Session object Symptom: In…


SharePoint 2010 Upgrade (Part 3) – Path and Domain check for special characters

Hello @all, with upgrading SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 we need to check some parts on the current farm before upgrading it. Most upgrade rules coming from installation and supportability rules of each product and in an upgrade these rules are combined. E.g. SharePoint 2007 support “Internationalized domain names”. SharePoint 2010 does not support. What’s…


SharePoint AugustCU2010 available

hello @all, yesterday the SharePoint Product group publish the AugustCU 2010 for SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010. The AugustCU contains more than one KB/Hotfix/Patch so that i suggest to install only the ueber package to simplify the patching operation. (ueber package include all other patches)   SharePoint 2010 AugustCU 2010 has build level: 14.0000.5123.5000 KB…


SharePoint 2010 Patching/Upgrade (Part 2) – Which Patch-Level/Build-Level is installed & what’s their history?

Hello @all, after publishing the first Patch level of SharePoint 2010 (JuneCU 2010) i get some question regarding a new view in SharePoint 2010 Central Administration. There we can see the current Patch level  of each SharePoint server and of the whole farm. As little introduction into SharePoint patches lets define some basics: 1. After…


SharePoint Upgrade (Part1) – Overview 2007 to 2010

Hello, since SharePoint 2010 is Beta and RTM  i did some test regarding upgrade SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010. Based on the last upgrade experience from SharePoint  2003 to SharePoint 2007 i will create a series up upgrade post in the next time. With this post i will start with an Overview of SharePoint Upgrade….


SharePoint 2010 – JuneCU 2010 released

Hello @all, [update 12.08.2010] last night the SharePoint product released the first cumulative update for SharePoint 2010. Unfortunately this  JuneCU 2010 has no ueber package. So we need to install these single Patches: KB 983497 – MSPS – Download KB 983319 – MSPS – Download KB 2182938 – MSPS localized (Japanese language)- Download KB 2281364…


SharePoint 2007 JuneCU 2010 released

Hello @all, last week the SharePoint product group publish the JuneCU for 2010. The Cumulative Update has build level 12.0.6539.5000. WSS Uber – MOSS Uber – Regards Patrick


Install SharePoint 2010 with SQL Authentication

Hello, last time i get a nice question on my desk and could not find any documentation for this. That’s the reason why i create this post. Normally it’s not difficult to create a SQL authentication for one web application but for the whole farm we need to enter sql authentication settings in the psconfig…


SharePoint 2010 Language Pack – How to install & be aware of their limits

Hello @all, last time I’ve search a long time for SharePoint 2010 language packs. Now I’ve found the public URLs: WSSv4 / Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 Language Pack Download Office Server 2010 Language Pack Download It’s also important to follow the installation instructions: Deploy language packs (SharePoint Foundation 2010) Deploy language packs (SharePoint Server 2010)…