Stefan Goßner

Senior Escalation Engineer for SharePoint Products and Technologies

The October cumulative update for WSS V3 and MOSS 2007 has been released yesterday

As discussed by the Office Sustained Engineering group cumulative updates for all Office Products including WSS 3.0 and SharePoint 2007 will be released every second month. Yesterday we released the so called October Cumulative Update. My colleague Joerg Sinemus has created a nice article explaining each step required to download and install this update including… Read more

Whitepaper – Understanding and Troubleshooting the SharePoint Explorer View

As we often get support cases on this topic, here is a whitepaper link which gives background info and self guidance for troubleshooting: Brief DescriptionThis whitepaper provides general as well as troubleshooting information on using the Explorer View of Windows SharePoint Services. OverviewThe Explorer View feature that is included with Windows SharePoint Services and is… Read more

MOSS 2007 and WSS 3.0 Service Pack 2 has been officially announced

The Office Service Pack team officially anounced the upcoming Service Pack 2 for the Office 2007 suite including MOSS 2007 and WSS 3.0. The expected release date will be between February and April of 2009. Here are some of the expected highlights for the SharePoint Area provided by the SharePoint Technical Product Managers: Improved Read-only… Read more

Preliminary Guidance for using SharePoint Products and Technologies with Hyper-V

A couple of weeks ago a whitepaper containing a support statement for using MOSS 2007 and WSS 3.0 in Hyper V has been released:Using SharePoint Products and Technologies in a Hyper-V virtual environment Important Points covered in this paper: Support statementSharePoint Products and Technologies is supported in a Hyper-V environment. Extensive testing was done to… Read more