Articles http://windowsitpro.com/author/3331/feed en Administering SharePoint 2010 & 2013 with Windows PowerShell http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint-2013/administering-sharepoint-2010-2013-windows-powershell <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Windows PowerShell is the preferred tool for administering and automating SharePoint 2010, 2013, and Office 365. If you've been holding back on learning PowerShell, the time has come to tackle it. There’s no better way to get up to speed, fast, with PowerShell than with SharePoint MVPs Dan Holme and Gary Lapointe as they join forces to accelerate your learning curve in this one-of-a-kind workshop. You’ll be administering and automating SharePoint configuration and management by the end of four intensive and highly practical sessions.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint-2013/administering-sharepoint-2010-2013-windows-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SharePoint 2013 Subscriber - VIP Thu, 28 Mar 2013 15:50:00 +0000 71381 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint Services and Administration http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint-administration/sharepoint-services-and-administration <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Join SharePoint Server MVP Dan Holme for an in-depth look at three of the most important elements of a successful implementation of SharePoint 2010. As an administrator, it&#39;s critical that you know how to administer SharePoint using Windows PowerShell.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint-administration/sharepoint-services-and-administration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SharePoint Administration online training SharePoint Subscriber - VIP videos Thu, 12 Apr 2012 22:36:00 +0000 65971 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint Success: Governance, Administration, and Adoption http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-success-governance-administration-and-adoption <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Go beyond basic implementation and learn how to maximize the impact and value of SharePoint.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-success-governance-administration-and-adoption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SharePoint online training SharePoint Subscriber - VIP videos Wed, 11 Apr 2012 22:22:00 +0000 65371 at http://windowsitpro.com Mastering SharePoint (IT Pros) http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/mastering-sharepoint-it-pros <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Gain access to some of the world&rsquo;s most respected SharePoint experts, and take advantage of in-depth SharePoint workshops&mdash;all from your desktop!</p> <p> Windows IT Pro and SharePointProMag.com bring SharePoint MVPs Dan Holme and Michael Noel direct to you to share their real-world perspective, experience, and expertise so that you can build a better SharePoint infrastructure, develop more effective SharePoint applications, and enable more powerful collaboration.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/mastering-sharepoint-it-pros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SharePoint online training SharePoint Subscriber - VIP videos Wed, 11 Apr 2012 16:11:00 +0000 65211 at http://windowsitpro.com Administering SharePoint with Windows PowerShell: Zero to Sixty in Three http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/administering-sharepoint-windows-powershell-zero-sixty-three <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Want to get up to speed, fast, with PowerShell? SharePoint MVPs Dan Holme and Gary Lapointe join forces to accelerate your learning curve in this one-of-a-kind workshop, live and online. You&rsquo;ll be working at full throttle, administering and automating SharePoint configuration and management, by the end of three intensive and highly practical sessions.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/administering-sharepoint-windows-powershell-zero-sixty-three" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/administering-sharepoint-windows-powershell-zero-sixty-three#comments PowerShell SharePoint Subscriber - VIP Sun, 01 Apr 2012 20:15:00 +0000 63711 at http://windowsitpro.com Understanding Claims Based Authentication in SharePoint 2010 http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint-2010/understanding-claims-based-authentication-sharepoint-2010 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> Extending the reach of trusted authentication providers </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SharePoint 2010's claims-based authentication lets you extend both authentication (identification) and the collection of informational attributes about a user to sources beyond an application and beyond your domain.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint-2010/understanding-claims-based-authentication-sharepoint-2010" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint-2010/understanding-claims-based-authentication-sharepoint-2010#comments SharePoint 2010 SharePoint Authentication claims-authentication products Contoso Federated identity Kerberos Key Distribution Center Litware Security token Security Token Service SharePoint SharePoint Server 2010 Windows Identity Foundation Fri, 19 Nov 2010 13:07:00 +0000 49602 at http://windowsitpro.com Create Active Directory MMC Consoles for Down-Level Administrators http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/create-active-directory-mmc-consoles-down-level-administrators <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Empower your administrative team</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">After you implement a least-privilege delegation model in Active Directory, you should use MMC to provide administrative tools to help administrators perform their delegated tasks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/create-active-directory-mmc-consoles-down-level-administrators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/active-directory/create-active-directory-mmc-consoles-down-level-administrators#comments Active Directory Active Directory Wed, 21 Apr 2010 17:56:00 +0000 30491 at http://windowsitpro.com What SharePoint 2010 Offers Online http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/what-sharepoint-2010-offers-online <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When SharePoint 2010 is available as Microsoft's hosted SharePoint version, you can expect near feature parity with on-premises hosted SharePoint farms</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/what-sharepoint-2010-offers-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/what-sharepoint-2010-offers-online#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS) Wed, 17 Feb 2010 05:00:00 +0000 47010 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint 2010 Stacks the Deck with Improvements http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-2010-stacks-deck-improvements <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>See what the new version brings to the table for IT pros and end users</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft's new SharePoint editions include improved administration capabilities, better performance and health monitoring, a variety of governance enhancements, and a host of other new features for IT pros and end users.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-2010-stacks-deck-improvements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-2010-stacks-deck-improvements#comments Windows Client SharePoint Business Decision Maker SharePoint Windows Client Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS) Wed, 17 Feb 2010 05:00:00 +0000 45769 at http://windowsitpro.com 3 SharePoint Links for SharePoint Pros http://windowsitpro.com/virtualization/3-sharepoint-links-sharepoint-pros <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>How the Olympics uses SharePoint; a demo VM; a new magazine</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SharePoint 2010 is alive and well at the Winter Olympics--check out the link to the site, as well as a demo VM of SharePoint, and a new SharePoint magazine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/virtualization/3-sharepoint-links-sharepoint-pros" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/virtualization/3-sharepoint-links-sharepoint-pros#comments Virtualization Windows Client Storage SharePoint Data Management SharePoint Storage Virtualization Windows Client Mon, 01 Feb 2010 05:00:00 +0000 47129 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint Goes to the Olympics - 27 Jan 2010 http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-goes-olympics-27-jan-2010 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Vancouver will never be the same again, now that SharePoint and Dan Holme are in town</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SharePoint expert Dan Holme reports from the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, where he is the Microsoft Technologies consultant for NBC.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-goes-olympics-27-jan-2010" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-goes-olympics-27-jan-2010#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Wed, 27 Jan 2010 05:00:00 +0000 54024 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint in Vancouver, Vegas, and Los Angeles http://windowsitpro.com/networking/sharepoint-vancouver-vegas-and-los-angeles <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>SharePoint goes to the Olympics and more</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">You're invited to 3 SharePoint events--plus follow SharePoint to the Winter Olympics in Vancouver!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/networking/sharepoint-vancouver-vegas-and-los-angeles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/networking/sharepoint-vancouver-vegas-and-los-angeles#comments Networking Security SharePoint Internet Network Infrastructure Networking Security SharePoint Tue, 19 Jan 2010 05:00:00 +0000 44777 at http://windowsitpro.com Discoverability and SharePoint 2010 - 11 Jan 2010 http://windowsitpro.com/windows/discoverability-and-sharepoint-2010-11-jan-2010 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Why I Love the Ribbon, Related Lists, and So Close But Yet So Far</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Discovering how the Ribbon can help you do more in SharePoint 2010 also means you find gaps where it could have been better implemented. Darn.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/discoverability-and-sharepoint-2010-11-jan-2010" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/discoverability-and-sharepoint-2010-11-jan-2010#comments Windows Windows Client SharePoint Office Product Product Review SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 11 Jan 2010 05:00:00 +0000 43084 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint MVP Predictions: The Lost Predictions http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-mvp-predictions-lost-predictions <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>How SharePoint 2010 will fare</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Two SharePoint MVPs predict varying futures for SharePoint 2010.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-mvp-predictions-lost-predictions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-mvp-predictions-lost-predictions#comments Windows Client SharePoint Administration SharePoint Collaboration SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 04 Jan 2010 05:00:00 +0000 45482 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint MVP 2010 Predictions http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-mvp-2010-predictions <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What will 2010 bring for SharePoint and the IT pros, admins, devs, and users who deal with it?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-mvp-2010-predictions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-mvp-2010-predictions#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 28 Dec 2009 05:00:00 +0000 55592 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint 2010 Lists http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/sharepoint-2010-lists <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If I put up a SharePoint 2010 server online, would it help you as a tool to “see” some of what SharePoint 2010 has to offer? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/sharepoint-2010-lists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/sharepoint-2010-lists#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 21 Dec 2009 05:00:00 +0000 47422 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint: Garbage and Governance - 14 Dec 2009 http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-garbage-and-governance-14-dec-2009 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SharePoint's content database is worth managing carefully.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-garbage-and-governance-14-dec-2009" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-garbage-and-governance-14-dec-2009#comments Windows Client SharePoint Systems Management SharePoint Systems Administrator Windows Client Mon, 14 Dec 2009 05:00:00 +0000 28819 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint and Social Networking: You Gotta Have A Purpose http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-and-social-networking-you-gotta-have-purpose <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Step 1 to using SharePoint for social networking is to know why you want to use social networking in the first place. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-and-social-networking-you-gotta-have-purpose" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-and-social-networking-you-gotta-have-purpose#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 07 Dec 2009 05:00:00 +0000 42023 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint 2007 Updates and SharePoint 2010 Prereqs http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/sharepoint-2007-updates-and-sharepoint-2010-prereqs <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Resources for staying up to date in SharePoint and getting ready for 2010</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Are you ready for SharePoint 2010? Are you updated on MOSS 2007? Here's resources to help.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/sharepoint-2007-updates-and-sharepoint-2010-prereqs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/sharepoint-2007-updates-and-sharepoint-2010-prereqs#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 30 Nov 2009 05:00:00 +0000 44282 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint 2010 and the Social-Networking Tsunami http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/sharepoint-2010-and-social-networking-tsunami <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>If you haven't yet, better start strategizing!</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Social networking has taken many businesses by surprise, but if you're considering SharePoint 2010, you have the chance to make social networking work for you.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/sharepoint-2010-and-social-networking-tsunami" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/sharepoint-2010-and-social-networking-tsunami#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 23 Nov 2009 05:00:00 +0000 49387 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint and Office Betas Released http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-and-office-betas-released <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Let the fun begin!</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SharePoint 2010 and Office 2010 betas are here and boy are they cool!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-and-office-betas-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-and-office-betas-released#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Wed, 18 Nov 2009 05:00:00 +0000 43483 at http://windowsitpro.com MOSS 2007 and SharePoint 2010: Walking the line between past and future - 10 Nov 2009 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server/moss-2007-and-sharepoint-2010-walking-line-between-past-and-future-10-nov-2009 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Scalability and virtualization issues in SharePoint 2007 are much improved in SharePoint 2010.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server/moss-2007-and-sharepoint-2010-walking-line-between-past-and-future-10-nov-2009" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-server/moss-2007-and-sharepoint-2010-walking-line-between-past-and-future-10-nov-2009#comments Virtualization Windows Server Windows Client Storage SharePoint Systems Management Data Management Scalability Server Management SharePoint Storage Systems Management Virtualization Windows Client Tue, 10 Nov 2009 05:00:00 +0000 50897 at http://windowsitpro.com Current SharePoint Version Updates and Next Version Updates http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/current-sharepoint-version-updates-and-next-version-updates <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Resources for SharePoint newbies and SharePoint experts</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SharePoint gurus abound; we've collected the best third-party and Microsoft websites. Plus, check out a site running on SharePoint 2010 beta 1.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/current-sharepoint-version-updates-and-next-version-updates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/current-sharepoint-version-updates-and-next-version-updates#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 02 Nov 2009 05:00:00 +0000 46888 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint Wish List: Does SharePoint 2010 Deliver? - 26 Oct 2009 http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-wish-list-does-sharepoint-2010-deliver-26-oct-2009 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>What we asked for and received, and what's still lacking</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">All but SharePoint's most vociferous evangelists acknowledge it has gaps. Here's a wish list of what SharePoint experts wish--and an assessment of whether SP 2010 delivers--or not.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-wish-list-does-sharepoint-2010-deliver-26-oct-2009" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-wish-list-does-sharepoint-2010-deliver-26-oct-2009#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 26 Oct 2009 04:00:00 +0000 44928 at http://windowsitpro.com SharePoint 2010 Revealed - 19 Oct 2009 http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-2010-revealed-19-oct-2009 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>What a difference 3 years makes!</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The SharePoint ecosystem has exploded--witness the 7,000 attendees at the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2009 and the thousands of products coming to the marketplace to support SharePoint.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-2010-revealed-19-oct-2009" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/sharepoint-2010-revealed-19-oct-2009#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 19 Oct 2009 04:00:00 +0000 46733 at http://windowsitpro.com Six SharePoint Potholes http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/six-sharepoint-potholes <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>What to watch out for and what to do if you encounter one</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Potholes in the road to implementing Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) and Windows SharePoint Services (WSS) can cause an implementation to go in the wrong direction, slow down, or even come to a stop. Here's what you need to know to avoid them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/six-sharepoint-potholes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/six-sharepoint-potholes#comments Windows Client SharePoint Systems Management Office SharePoint Systems Administrator Windows Client Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS) Thu, 16 Jul 2009 04:00:00 +0000 56105 at http://windowsitpro.com Where to Get the Scoop on SharePoint's User Profiles http://windowsitpro.com/windows/where-get-scoop-sharepoints-user-profiles <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Want to learn more about SharePoint user profiles? Start with these resources.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/where-get-scoop-sharepoints-user-profiles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/where-get-scoop-sharepoints-user-profiles#comments Windows Windows Client SharePoint Systems Management Office SharePoint Systems Administrator Windows Client Thu, 16 Jul 2009 04:00:00 +0000 50161 at http://windowsitpro.com Making History - 19 Jan 2009 http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/making-history-19-jan-2009 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body">History-making events and history making software releases.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/making-history-19-jan-2009" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows-client/making-history-19-jan-2009#comments Windows Client SharePoint SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 19 Jan 2009 05:00:00 +0000 50514 at http://windowsitpro.com Bridging SharePoint's Faults - 22 Dec 2008 http://windowsitpro.com/security/bridging-sharepoints-faults-22-dec-2008 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>If these annoyances get to you, learn how to work around them</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">These tips will get you past some SharePoint irritations, such as remembering the port number for Central Administration, accessing the Stsadm command, and the absence of many command line administration tasks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/bridging-sharepoints-faults-22-dec-2008" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/bridging-sharepoints-faults-22-dec-2008#comments Database Administration Windows Client Security SharePoint Systems Management Administration Tools Database Administration Database security Permissions SharePoint Systems Administrator Windows Client Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS) Mon, 22 Dec 2008 05:00:00 +0000 51290 at http://windowsitpro.com Getting Started with SharePoint http://windowsitpro.com/quest-software-now-part-dell/getting-started-sharepoint <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Quest Software now a part of Dell </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you’re looking for a starting point for a better understanding of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 or Windows SharePoint Services (WSS) 3.0, this book is for you. Whether you have some knowledge of SharePoint or are just starting your exploration, you’ll come away with a better understanding of SharePoint’s features and functionality.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/quest-software-now-part-dell/getting-started-sharepoint" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SharePoint Administration Resources Quest Software now a part of Dell SharePoint Collaboration collaboration Dell deployment eBook Microsoft Office SharePoint Server MOSS Quest SharePoint SharePoint Administration SharePoint Deployment Windows SharePoint Services WSS Sun, 16 Nov 2008 05:00:00 +0000 41721 at http://windowsitpro.com How to Solve 6 Aggravating Office 2007 Behaviors http://windowsitpro.com/windows/how-solve-6-aggravating-office-2007-behaviors <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Simplify your workday with these Excel, SharePoint, and Word tips</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn fixes for six Office 2007 aggravations—documents opening in full screen, security warnings that disable functionality, two SharePoint document flaws, copying external HTML data, and document-version proliferation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/how-solve-6-aggravating-office-2007-behaviors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/how-solve-6-aggravating-office-2007-behaviors#comments Windows Windows Client SharePoint Systems Management Home Technology Home Theater Office SharePoint Tips Windows Client Thu, 06 Nov 2008 22:49:14 +0000 47367 at http://windowsitpro.com Migrating to Office 2007 http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/migrating-office-2007 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Evaluate all the options before you begin</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Office 2007's Open XML file formats mean that you'll need to address compatibility issues and more when you begin your migration.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/migrating-office-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/migrating-office-2007#comments Exchange Server Exchange Server 2007 Windows Client Exchange Server 2003 Outlook Storage Systems Management Data Management Exchange Server Exchange Server 2003 Exchange Server 2007 Migration Office Outlook Outlook 2003 Outlook 2007 Storage Windows Client Mon, 08 Sep 2008 04:00:00 +0000 55313 at http://windowsitpro.com Gold Medal SharePoint Applications in Beijing http://windowsitpro.com/high-availability/gold-medal-sharepoint-applications-beijing <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As the NBC television Microsoft Technologies Consultant for the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Dan Holme used Microsoft SharePoint Technologies to solve many of the operations management tasks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/high-availability/gold-medal-sharepoint-applications-beijing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/high-availability/gold-medal-sharepoint-applications-beijing#comments Active Directory Windows Client High Availability SharePoint Administration SharePoint Active Directory Collaboration Intermediate Replication SharePoint Windows Client Mon, 28 Jul 2008 04:00:00 +0000 50560 at http://windowsitpro.com Integrating Office Applications with SharePoint Document Libraries http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/integrating-office-applications-sharepoint-document-libraries <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Leverage the client integration features of Office and SharePoint to provide the best experience for Office users working in SharePoint document libraries</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Learn how to get the most from document libraries by integrating them with familiar Office UIs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/integrating-office-applications-sharepoint-document-libraries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/sharepoint/integrating-office-applications-sharepoint-document-libraries#comments Windows Client SharePoint Office SharePoint Windows Client Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS) Tue, 27 May 2008 04:00:00 +0000 52945 at http://windowsitpro.com Using Kerberos for Securing MOSS 2007 http://windowsitpro.com/security/using-kerberos-securing-moss-2007 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>This week, I seem to have overextended my work commitments, so in lieu of my regular commentary, I'm going to introduce you to a SharePoint article available from our sister site, WindowsITPro.com. The article, written by Ethan Wilansky and Rick Sneddon, takes on a complicated but important topic--Securing your Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 deployment.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/using-kerberos-securing-moss-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/using-kerberos-securing-moss-2007#comments SharePoint Administration Security SharePoint Authentication Collaboration Kerberos Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS) Security SharePoint SharePoint Administration Sun, 23 Mar 2008 18:48:21 +0000 48688 at http://windowsitpro.com Getting to Know Office 2007 - 27 Feb 2008 http://windowsitpro.com/windows/getting-know-office-2007-27-feb-2008 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Answers to your questions about the new Microsoft Office 2007 system</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft Office 2007 tips help you assist your users, from using forms-based authentication with Office and SharePoint, to removing Excel duplicates, to setting Recycle Bin settings in SharePoint, and beyond. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/getting-know-office-2007-27-feb-2008" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/getting-know-office-2007-27-feb-2008#comments Windows Exchange Server Exchange Server 2007 Windows Client SharePoint Systems Management Exchange Server Exchange Server 2007 Home Technology Home Theater Office SharePoint Tips Windows Client Wed, 27 Feb 2008 05:00:00 +0000 52710 at http://windowsitpro.com Best Practices for Managing User Data and Settings, Part 2 http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/best-practices-managing-user-data-and-settings-part-2 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Heed these tips for unifying UDS management for Vista and XP users and addressing four key types of user data</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For the client side of the equation, let’s look unifying UDS management for Vista and XP users and addressing four key types of UDS that I call “normal data,” “normal settings,” “locally accessed data,” and “unwanted data.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/best-practices-managing-user-data-and-settings-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/best-practices-managing-user-data-and-settings-part-2#comments Windows Server Windows Client Windows Server 2003 Windows XP Systems Management Client Management Interoperability Server Management Systems Management User management and profiles Windows 2000 Windows Client Windows Server Windows Server 2003 Windows XP Wed, 27 Feb 2008 05:00:00 +0000 56067 at http://windowsitpro.com Best Practices for Managing User Data and Settings, Part 1 http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/best-practices-managing-user-data-and-settings-part-1 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>An effective server-side back end will help you handle an otherwise intricate chore</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For this server side of the equation. I’ll look at the physical namespace (i.e., folders and permissions), the SMB namespace (i.e., shares), and the DFS namespace that will give you the most effective back end for effective UDS management.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/best-practices-managing-user-data-and-settings-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/best-practices-managing-user-data-and-settings-part-1#comments Windows Server Windows Client Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2003 Windows XP Systems Management Server Management Systems Management User management and profiles Windows Client Windows Server Windows Server 2003 Windows Server 2008 Windows XP Wed, 30 Jan 2008 05:00:00 +0000 49636 at http://windowsitpro.com Problems with Permissions - 09 Jan 2008 http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/problems-permissions-09-jan-2008 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The Server service has been part of Windows NT–based OSs since day one, and the vast majority of Windows servers are file servers. You’d think that we IT professionals and Microsoft would have this file-server thing ironed out by now. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. I’ve heard from countless business clients (and these aren’t momand- pop shops) that IT still isn’t configuring file servers right. And Microsoft isn’t helping.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/problems-permissions-09-jan-2008" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/systems-management/problems-permissions-09-jan-2008#comments Windows Client Security Systems Management Security Systems Administrator Windows Client Wed, 09 Jan 2008 05:00:00 +0000 55587 at http://windowsitpro.com Problems with Permissions - 26 Dec 2007 http://windowsitpro.com/security/problems-permissions-26-dec-2007 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="field-deck"> <p>Windows file server annoyances</p> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Administrators express annoyance at Microsoft settings for File Sharing permissions. Mitigate the risks of assigning Full Control or Modify, of too much access control for file Creators, and of being unable to customize Contributor and Editor settings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/security/problems-permissions-26-dec-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/security/problems-permissions-26-dec-2007#comments Database Administration Windows Server Windows Client Security Systems Management Administration Tools Database Administration Database security File systems Intermediate Permissions Security Server Management Systems Administrator Systems Management Windows Client Wed, 26 Dec 2007 05:00:00 +0000 55085 at http://windowsitpro.com Automating Office 2007 Deployment - The Script http://windowsitpro.com/windows/automating-office-2007-deployment-script <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>' OFFICE2007_DEPLOY.VBS<br />' See <a href="/content/1793/automating-office-2007-deployment.aspx">http://www.officesharepointpro.com/content/1793/Automating-Office-2007-Deployment.aspx</a><br />' For details</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/automating-office-2007-deployment-script" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/automating-office-2007-deployment-script#comments Windows Virtualization SharePoint Administration Application virtualization usage-client Application virtualization-client Client Virtualization Collaboration Deployment Office SharePoint Administration Virtualization Wed, 14 Nov 2007 17:02:07 +0000 53190 at http://windowsitpro.com Disable personalized toolbars - 01 Nov 2007 http://windowsitpro.com/windows/disable-personalized-toolbars-01-nov-2007 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><!-- Generated by XStandard version 1.3.0.0 on 2004-09-01T08:15:20 --> <p>Because toolbars provide important shortcuts, most users choose to restore toolbars to their "old" layout, in which the Standard and Formatting toolbars appear on two rows.</p> <div class="op_bestpractice">We recommend that you disable personalized toolbars.</div> <p>To disable personalized toolbars:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/disable-personalized-toolbars-01-nov-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/disable-personalized-toolbars-01-nov-2007#comments Windows FAQ/Tip Office Thu, 01 Nov 2007 15:17:54 +0000 51415 at http://windowsitpro.com Dan's strategy for how to do everything in Windows - 01 Nov 2007 http://windowsitpro.com/windows/dans-strategy-how-do-everything-windows-01-nov-2007 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><!-- Generated by XStandard version 1.7.1.0 on 2007-05-23T12:50:11 --> <p>This strategy has been enormously successful at taking users to the 'next level.' If you live and breathe this way of working, you will get to the point that you can accomplish 95% of what you're trying to do even if you've never done it before. The steps themselves are not rocket science--it's how they're put together that makes magic.</p> <p>The premise: Windows applications are set up to give you what you need, about 95% of the time, as long as you know where to look and how to ask for it.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/dans-strategy-how-do-everything-windows-01-nov-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/dans-strategy-how-do-everything-windows-01-nov-2007#comments Windows FAQ/Tip Office Thu, 01 Nov 2007 15:17:54 +0000 55244 at http://windowsitpro.com Customize toolbars with the Customize command - 01 Nov 2007 http://windowsitpro.com/windows/customize-toolbars-customize-command-01-nov-2007 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><!-- Generated by XStandard version 1.7.1.0 on 2007-05-23T12:48:40 --> <p>You can (and should) customize toolbars so that you have easy access to the commands you use regularly.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/customize-toolbars-customize-command-01-nov-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/customize-toolbars-customize-command-01-nov-2007#comments Windows FAQ/Tip Office Thu, 01 Nov 2007 15:17:54 +0000 50127 at http://windowsitpro.com Disable personalized menus - 01 Nov 2007 http://windowsitpro.com/windows/disable-personalized-menus-01-nov-2007 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><!-- Generated by XStandard version 1.6.3.0 on 2005-12-08T15:10:43 --> <p>The personalized menu feature drives most users crazy. Because you will typically use popup menus, toolbar buttons, and keyboard shortcuts for frequently used commands, you will generally only go to the menus for commands you don't use regularly. In such a scenario, it doesn't make a lot of sense if those commands are hidden.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/disable-personalized-menus-01-nov-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/disable-personalized-menus-01-nov-2007#comments Windows FAQ/Tip Office Thu, 01 Nov 2007 15:17:54 +0000 51221 at http://windowsitpro.com Customize toolbars and menus with the Rearrange Commands command - 01 Nov 2007 http://windowsitpro.com/windows/customize-toolbars-and-menus-rearrange-commands-command-01-nov-2007 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><!-- Generated by XStandard version 1.7.1.0 on 2007-05-23T12:48:47 --> <p>Microsoft Office 2003 allows you to more easily customize menus and toolbars using the Rearrange Commands dialog box.</p> <ol> <li>Right-click a toolbar and choose <span class="op_ui">Customize (or choose <span class="op_ui">Tools → <span class="op_ui">Customize).</span></span></span></li> <li>Click the <span class="op_ui">Commands tab.</span></li> <li>Click the <span class="op_ui">Rearrange Commands button.</span></li> </ol> <p>The Rearrange Commands dialog box appears.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/customize-toolbars-and-menus-rearrange-commands-command-01-nov-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/customize-toolbars-and-menus-rearrange-commands-command-01-nov-2007#comments Windows FAQ/Tip Office Thu, 01 Nov 2007 15:17:54 +0000 51820 at http://windowsitpro.com Work with toolbars - 01 Nov 2007 http://windowsitpro.com/windows/work-toolbars-01-nov-2007 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><!-- Generated by XStandard version 1.5.1.0 on 2005-09-09T13:09:30 --> <p>You can control the toolbars that are visible on-screen, and move those toolbars to the location that makes them most convenient.</p> <ul> <li>Use the <span class="op_ui">View → <span class="op_ui">Toolbars menu to turn toolbars on and off. <p>or</p> <p>Right-click any visible toolbar and select or deselect toolbars from the popup menu.</p></span></span></li></ul></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/work-toolbars-01-nov-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/work-toolbars-01-nov-2007#comments Windows FAQ/Tip Office Word Thu, 01 Nov 2007 15:17:54 +0000 43089 at http://windowsitpro.com Work with task panes - 01 Nov 2007 http://windowsitpro.com/windows/work-task-panes-01-nov-2007 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><!-- Generated by XStandard version 1.5.1.0 on 2005-09-09T13:09:47 --> <p>Task panes are designed to simplify tasks by guiding you through each step of the process. Such task panes, including PowerPoint's Custom Animation task pane (shown below), replace complex dialog boxes and wizards from previous versions of Microsoft Office.</p> <p class="op_screenshot"><img src="/resources/ospimages/pptanimtaskpane.gif" alt="Custom Animation task pane" width="236" height="367" /></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/work-task-panes-01-nov-2007" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/work-task-panes-01-nov-2007#comments Windows FAQ/Tip Office Thu, 01 Nov 2007 15:17:54 +0000 55420 at http://windowsitpro.com Save every time you breathe http://windowsitpro.com/windows/save-every-time-you-breathe <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><!-- Generated by XStandard version 1.7.1.0 on 2007-05-23T12:49:50 --> <p>To save a document, do one of the following:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/save-every-time-you-breathe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/save-every-time-you-breathe#comments Windows FAQ/Tip Office Thu, 01 Nov 2007 15:17:54 +0000 42268 at http://windowsitpro.com Suggested changes to Office toolbars http://windowsitpro.com/windows/suggested-changes-office-toolbars <div class="field-byline"> Dan Holme </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><!-- Generated by XStandard version 1.7.1.0 on 2007-05-23T13:41:07 --> <ul class="square"> <li>Take off the default New button and add the <span class="op_ui">New... command, found in the <span class="op_ui">File category. The default New button starts a new blank document with no choices, whereas the New...</span></span></li></ul></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://windowsitpro.com/windows/suggested-changes-office-toolbars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://windowsitpro.com/windows/suggested-changes-office-toolbars#comments Windows FAQ/Tip Office Thu, 01 Nov 2007 15:17:54 +0000 45719 at http://windowsitpro.com