ASP.NET Security Vulnerability Resources

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***Update: Today Microsoft is releasing as out-of-band security update to address this issues. – SharePoint Team Blog Announcement – http://sharepointben/ I’m sure by now all of you have heard about the ASP.NET security vulnerability and there are plenty of references out there about it and how to fix it so I’m not going to go into much detail here.  The … Read More

SharePoint Discussion Board – Safari, Firefox and Chrome

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If you’re like us, chances are you have users accessing SharePoint from several different browsers.  SharePoint 2007 can bring about many challenges for users not wanting to Internet Explorer, one of which is replying to threads in a SharePoint Discussion board. To be perfectly honest I’ve never been a huge fan of the discussion board in SharePoint, so I haven’t … Read More

SharePoint Server 2010 October CU recalled

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I’m a little late in getting this out as I was out of town over the weekend, but just in case you missed it, the October Cumulative Updated for SharePoint Server 2010 has been taken down due to a recently discovered critical issues.  For more details see the posts on the Microsoft SharePoint Team Blog.Initial Announcement – http://sharepointben/ Details and … Read More

Free SharePoint Foundation 2010 Site!

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The other day I saw a tweet about a free SharePoint Foundation 2010 site, so, being the SharePoint guy I am I decided to look into it. Sure enough, the people over at PortalFront Hosting are giving away free SharePoint Foundation 2010 sites to SharePoint bloggers here.  The process is really simple, I registered and created a site and filled … Read More

Check User Permissions on a SharePoint Site using C#

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Another SharePoint 2007 development post from the non developer, so feel free to offer any suggestions and comments around my code as I’m still learning.  I know, I should be doing this on SharePoint 2010.  Trust me, I’m trying to get us there. Anyways, a brief background on what I’m trying to accomplish. I’m working on a navigation solution for … Read More

SharePoint Timer Job – Error during encryption or decryption

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The other day I went to deploy a solution to our SharePoint farm and was getting an error in the Solution Management in Central Administration.  Some important background info is that this solution first created a Web Application. We had a 4 server farm and the solution wasn’t deploying to any of the servers.  Looking at the event log, we … Read More

An Update from the Desk of Ben (or Me)

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Time for another blog post, nothing SharePointy or incredibly mind blowing, just an update about what’s going on.  First of all an apology to anyone who has left me a comment in the last month or so and I haven’t responded.  Life has been a little hectic.  I still have all your comments marked unread in my email as a … Read More

First Jacksonville SharePoint Users Group Meeting!!

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That’s right, there is now a Jacksonville SharePoint Users Group (JaxSPUG).  We are still working out some of the final details of the group, but our first meeting has been scheduled.  We will be meeting on Feb. 17 from 4:30 – 6:00pm at the brand new ALoft Hotel.  Their address is 4812 Deer Lake Drive West.  There will be appetizers … Read More

Adding Filters to SharePoint 2010 Wiki Pages

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I just ran across this today for the first time and was honestly a little surprised by it.  I wanted to add a Choice Filter to my team site and couldn’t.  In SharePoint 2010, when creating a Team Site, wiki pages are used for the home page as well as any other pages you create.  If you edit the page … Read More