Yesterday evening we had a technical session with the Tam Tam Business Solution Group. Our goal for this evening was to create a Windows Messenger Bot that could answer questions send using Windows Messenger and Live Communications Server 2005. The challenge, in which each developer had to develop a part of the solution, was a … Read more
I found this checklist on MSDN. It gives a complete overview how to test your Sharepoint webparts. Super! Task Checklist Task Verify that you can add the Web Part properly to a Web Part zone. Go to steps. Verify that static Web Parts render appropriately and do not cause the Web Part … Read more
Many frustrations, hate and anti-Microsoft feelings when an Office document opens in Internet Explorer…again. You know it does, but you remember when you already clicked the document. Especially in Sharepoint, this happens all the time. Sounds familiar? The solution for this is quite simple: To configure Internet Explorer to open Office files in the appropriate … Read more
In the strange world of bits ‘n bites we encountered a weird Sharepoint problem. On our WSS server, which contains over a hundred WSS sites in about 30 virtual servers, languages are mixed in the site settings. Is it a bug? Is it a feature? 4 Language packs are installed, so our customers can choose … Read more
If anonymous access is turned on in the IIS security settings, then site admins have to option to enable anonymous access in their team sites. When anonymous access is turned off in ISS, this option is disabled in the WSS site.
Some client computers have problems using the explorer view in Sharepoint. There are several symptoms users are complaining about: I can’t open explorer view and an error diplays ‘cannot access path <path>’ I have to log on contineously and when I click ‘cancel’ the document library works fine I don’t have to log on, but … Read more
Microsoft Corp. announced the release to manufacturing (RTM) of Microsoft® Office Live Communications Server 2005. Part of the Microsoft Office System, Live Communications Server 2005, available for the first time in both Standard and Enterprise Editions, enables organizations to extend the benefits of enterprise instant messaging and presence awareness to remote business partners, customers, co-workers … Read more
The last two weeks were kind of hectic! Tam Tam was moving to another location which was a huge operation, I also got a phonecall from my travel agency with the question if I’d like to go 4 days earlier to the Canary Islands for free. Kind of difficult to make that decision…not. Next morning … Read more