Monthly Archives: August 2010

All you need to know about the Access Services 2010

Access Services 2010 is the new feature to host the entire Access databases within SharePoint 2010. It is only available in the SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Edition.¬†This article not only covers the New Features in the Access 2010 and overview of … Continue reading

Posted in SP2010 Architecture, SP2010 General

Restoring Site Collection on Same Web Application Requires Additional Content DB

If you have already restored the site collection (e.g. http://sp2010vm/) on the given web application and if you try to restore same site collection at the different path (e.g. http://sp2010vm/sites/projectinit) in the same web application and same content database, Restore-SPSite … Continue reading

Posted in SP2010 Admin General

Delete Orphaned AD Users from the Site Collection

Recently I was working on the packaging up the site collection developed in my virtual machine and deploying to the client’s environment. In my virtual environment, I have created small sampling of client users in my active directory (e.g. Niks\tpatel) … Continue reading

Posted in SP2010 Admin General

SharePoint Site Logo URL Limitations – Site Settings Page vs Web Part Pages

Have you ever tried to change the site logo for the SharePoint 2010 Team Site with lots of web part pages or have you ever tried to specify a Site URL tokens on the site logo URLs to easily migrate … Continue reading

Posted in SP2010 General

Delete Orphaned Workflow Status Columns from SharePoint List Views

Recently I been working on the SharePoint Designer Workflows associated with the site content type which used in the SharePoint list. During the development phase, as I have been republishing and reassociating multiple versions of workflow to the site content … Continue reading

Posted in SP2010 DEV General

InfoPath Form Services – 5566 Error – “exceeds the lookup column threshold”

I have recently came across the error – “5566¬† – Lookup columns exceeds the threshold enforced by the administrator” while browsing the InfoPath forms on the SharePoint Site using the users with the “Domain Users” active directory permission. My curiosity … Continue reading

Posted in SP2010 & InfoPath

Creating Custom List Item Menu using SharePoint Designer 2010

Recently I have been spending lots of time building custom no-code SharePoint 2010 solutions using InfoPath 2010, SharePoint Designer 2010, and browser customizations. As I had been enjoying the SPD 2010, I been surprised by how easily many tricky tasks … Continue reading

Posted in SPD 2010

Configure ECB Menu on Any Column on SharePoint 2010 List or Library using SharePoint Designer 2010

In MOSS 2007 or SharePoint 2010, every list and document library has a ECB menu associated with the Title column. In SharePoint 2010, you can configure ECB menu and link to the view item page with any columns with little … Continue reading

Posted in SPD 2010