Outlook-Style Calendar Room Booking System using Access Services in Sharepoint 2010 Room Booking System using Access Services
Excel Web Services Compatibility Checker is a great tool for when you’re trying to publishing Excel dashboards to Sharepoint and you keep getting various web services errors. This tool will check your workbook for compatability errors & also will autofix most errors if you choose. Typical error message: “The workbook that you selected cannot be … Continue reading Excel Web Services Compatibility Checker – Automatically fix common errrors
With Access 2010, you can move your tables to SharePoint, and create end-user forms in Access that will show up in SharePoint as a special site. The MS Access 2010 web forms have a similar look and feel to normal SharePoint pages, and you will need to design your web forms in MS Access 2010 … Continue reading Sharepoint 2010 – Access Services
RAID 0 (Stripe set without parity) â€¢No Fault Tolerance â€¢Best read and write performance â€¢I/O per disk calculation: (reads + writes) / number of disks RAID 1 (Mirrored Volume) â€¢Fault Tolerance: 1 Disk may fail â€¢Performance: Good read, Acceptable write â€¢I/O per disk calculation: [(Reads + (2 x Writes)] / 2 RAID 5 (Stripe set … Continue reading Characteristics of different RAID configs
Back in 2004 the Office of Government Commerce signed a massive deal with Microsoft to provide all desktop software within the NHS. This followed some very high-level lobbying from both Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer when it looked like the health service might ditch Microsoft from desktop PCs. But the NHS enterprise agreement has now … Continue reading Software licensing in the National Health Service is about to get a lot more complicated, and a lot more expensive.
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Unless you’ve already got your enterprise cals, Sharepoint 2010 projects in the NHS just became whole lot more expensive ! The government has scrapped the long-running NHS Connecting for Health (CfH) enterprise agreement (EA) software licensing deal with Microsoft after deciding there was no business case or budget to renew it. The EA, which was … Continue reading Government scraps Â£80m Microsoft enterprise agreement with NHS
A challenge for IT Pro’s in SharePoint 2010 is getting to grips with the deployment options that SharePoint 2010 brings, this article deals with two considerations: . Physical Architecture . Installation and Configuration A successful SharePoint Design includes not only the deployment pieces but also other key architectural pieces such as the Information Architecture, Applications … Continue reading SharePoint 2010 Deployment Considerations
Have you ever wondered exactly how Windows is assigning physical memory, how much file data is cached in RAM, or how much RAM is used by the kernel and device drivers? RAMMap makes answering those questions easy. RAMMap is an advanced physical memory usage analysis utility for Windows Vista and higher. It presents usage information … Continue reading RAMMap – How Windows manages memory, analyze application memory usage, how RAM is being allocated
When we decided to make our popular PDF Converter for SharePoint compatible with SharePoint 2010, we had no idea what we were in for. Will it be a nightmare, will it just work, will we need to throw everything away?â€¦. we simply didnâ€™t know. Fortunately SharePoint 2010 is much like SharePoint 2007 and as a … Continue reading Porting a SharePoint 2007 WSPBuilder solution to SharePoint 2010
If you are getting the error when opening an Infopath Form ‘Error occured Accessing Data Source Error ID 5566’ its normally an authentication issue with the datasource the form is trying to retrieve data from. This normally occurs in ‘cross domain’ environments. The fix for me was to disable the ‘Authentication Loopback’ check: 1. Click … Continue reading Error occured Accessing Data Source Error ID 5566
If you have a Sharepoint list containing multiple views, one view shows all approved items and another view shows all items that are pending approval. You have an Infopath form where you have a dropdown control that you want to be populated with only ‘Approved’ list items from your Sharepoint list. If you create your … Continue reading Populating an Infopath dropdown using a specific Sharepoint list view
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If you try & display rich html columns or any other columns that uses HTML in a DVWP/CQWP it will display as the actual HTML as opposed to outputting it as HTML formatted text. If you added your data using Sharepoint designer â€œInsert Selected Fieldsâ€ you need view your DVWP code in SPD & search … Continue reading How to display HTML in the Dataview & Content Query Webpart (DVWP CQWP)
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