Start Central Administration site with STSADM

Oops.  I stopped central admin.  Can’t access the site to start services… no bueno.  No worries however, because you can actually start Central Administration up via STSADM (don’t you just love this utility?) Web Service stsadm -o provisionservice -action start -servicetype Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.SPWebService Central Administration stsadm -o provisionservice -action start -servicetype Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.SPWebService -servicename WSS_Administration Be sure…


Create a Site Collection Administrator with stsadm

Taking over administration for SharePoint after a previous administrator was ‘let go’ always has little gotchas that pop up. One of those can be needing to create a new site collection administrator.  If you can’t get access to the site, you can use stsadm to create a site collection administrator. stsadm -o adduser -url URLOFSITECOLLECTION…


SharePoint Comic SPSRichmond

I had put this comic together for team hosting SharePoint Saturday Richmond, and thought I would post it up here as well.  If you need one for your event, feel free to reach out and I can put one together for you.   Join SharePoint architects, developers, and other professionals that work with Microsoft Office…


SharePoint Comic – SPC09

This is the comic that I wore on my t-shirt today at the SharePoint Conference in Nevada (ok ok… Vegas)


Sharing The Point is now SharePoint Comic

Dear 7 readers, What an exciting week!  SharePoint 2010 NDA has been lifted with the 2009 SharePoint Conference in full swing, and I’m releasing my new blog (I was going to have a poll on which was a bigger moment, but it seemed pointless, I’m obviously more important than 2010 info) I have been very…