User Profile filtering in 2010 and 2007

This article describes how to import user profile information using different filters. Search filters enable you to define search criteria and provide more efficient and effective searches. There are Operates. There are some basic examples. Default user filter: (&(objectCategory=Person)(objectClass=User)) Exclude accounts with no email address: (&(objectCategory=Person)(objectClass=User)(!(userAccountControl:1.2.840.113556.1.4.803:=2))(mail=*)) Exclude disabled accounts: (&(objectCategory=person)(objectClass=user)(!userAccountControl:1.2.840.113556.1.4.803:=2)) Exclude accounts with passwords set…


Installation issue Moss 2007 on Server 2008 R2

  Some times we get following error while installing Moss 2007 on Server 2008 R2. An error occurred during the installation of assembly ‘Microsoft.VC80.ATL,version="8.0.50727.42",publicKeyToken="1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b",processorArchitecture="amd64",type="win32"’. Please refer to Help and Support for more information. ‘   Install Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 for x64 and x86


SharePoint RBS – 1 (Installation)

What is RBS. One of the new things in SQL Server 2008 is Remote Blob Storage (RBS) which allows admins to setup SQL to save data that would normally go into a BLOB field to be stored somewhere else using an RBS provider. This provider could store data on a cheaper disk solution (compared to…


SharePoint versions explained–2

  To specify the number of major versions of files that are stored, select the Keep the following number of major versions check box, and then type the number of major versions that you want to keep. To specify the number of major versions to keep the drafts for, select the Keep drafts for the…


Issue in crawling .msg files WSS 3.0

  ?Out of the box, SharePoint Services 3.0 cannot crawl MSG-files (saved Outlook-Mails). But with a little configuration, you can use the IFilter from the Windows Desktop Search. Here are the steps. •    Install Windows Desktop Search •    Install MSG-IFilter •    Changes in the registry •    The file extension and the IFilter have to be…


Opening Office Documents from An Anonymous SharePoint Site

  When building a public-facing MOSS site we had found that clicking on a link to an Office document such as Word or Excel caused a dialog box to display asking for the user to sign in. If the user was already authenticated with the SharePoint site this would not occur, only those users accessing…


Getting "The search request was unable to connect to the search service"

  After crawling successfully and validating that documents were indexed by FAST, you were still unable to search from SharePoint, and receive this error: The search request was unable to connect to the search service In ULS we are getting   03-28-2011 11:25:05.71 w3wp.exe (0x0B90) 0x1D08 SharePoint Server Search Query g4hx Monitorable FASTSearchRuntime::SendRequest–Search Service Not…


Implanting the ENT wiki with anonyms access

We have SharePoint wiki site on anonymous access. We access document library on a web page added as web part. We group by enabled. o First group by the column: o Then group by the column: When we access that doc library and click on first group its fine. But when we click on 2nd…


Removing Fast installation from server.

  · From the Start menu, under Microsoft FAST Search Server for SharePoint 2010, open a Microsoft FAST Search Server 2010 for SharePoint shell as administrator (right-click and select Run as administrator). · Go to your fast search install folder: cd %FASTSEARCH%\installer\scripts · Type this in:   .\psconfig.ps1 -action u -deleteAdminDatabase · On the Start menu,…