At first glance this doesnt look possible OOTB but it is, just not very obvious! The way to achieve this is to: 1) Create a list at say Site Collection level which contains a column with the data in you want to use on another site. 2) Now create a Lookup column at Site Collection … Continue reading Using a lookup to return data from a list on a different site
From the Desk of the CEO at Bamboo Solutions: An Optimistic View for 2009 and Beyond! Optimism? It would be a bit indulgent for me to write a year-end blog in 2008 without at least acknowledging that the economy is in a mess and we are living in uncertain, if not really uncomfortable times. I … Continue reading A bright 2009 for Sharepoint & all who follow ?
When you try to activate ‘Office SharePoint Server Enterprise Site Features’ you get the following error: Office SharePoint Server Enterprise Site Collection features12/09/2008 16:00:51.91 w3wp.exe (0x1FB8) 0x17B8 Windows SharePoint Services General 8grz High The feature ‘8581a8a7-cf16-4770-ac54-260265ddb0b2′ depends on feature ’43f41342-1a37-4372-8ca0-b44d881e4434’ which failed to activate: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: A duplicate name “Report” was found. The problem occurs if … Continue reading Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: A duplicate name “Report” was found
Rollup content in multiple site collections
For the Users: Dedicated Recycle bins Dedicated usage Reports Distributed administration (site collection administrators) Dedicated search scopes, keywords, and best-bets Custom feature deployments Dedicated language translation maintenance Dedicated galleries for web parts, master pages, content types, site columns, site templates, and list templates Dedicated shared libraries, such as site collection images and site collection styles … Continue reading Advantages of using individual site collections