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SharePoint 2007 listitem manager

For a while now I’ve tried to find a tool that would allow me to export a SharePoint 2007 list to Excel, modify the data and then import it to another system. In my case I wanted to move data … Continue reading

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“No authority could be contacted for authentication” in SharePoint farm

Just ran into this when trying to access SharePoint 3.0 Central Administration on for my MOSS farm. Turns out the AD somehow got corrupted when I restarted the servers in the farm. The solution was to remove the servers from the domain, … Continue reading

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“File Not Found” error in SharePoint 2007 site manager

When trying to edit a list from site manager in my SharePoint 2007 environment I got the following error: File Not Found. at System.Reflection.Assembly._nLoad(AssemblyName fileName, String codeBase, Evidence assemblySecurity, Assembly locationHint, StackCrawlMark& stackMark, Boolean throwOnFileNotFound, Boolean forIntrospection) at System.Reflection.Assembly.InternalLoad(AssemblyName assemblyRef, … Continue reading

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ObjectList is in an unknown state in sitemanager.aspx

Just a quick note, mostly for myself: the following error at sitemanager.aspx results from view state not being active. The language setting is unfortunately Swedish, so I doubt this will help anyone… Webbplatshanteraren: ObjectList ObjectList1 är i ett okänt tillstånd. … Continue reading

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My SharePoint 2007 site spontaneously got into read-only mode

Just a short post this time: if you experience symptoms like: no one able to edit anything on a MOSS site weird permission denied errors for admins buttons in the GUI disappearing then maybe your MOSS site got into read-only … Continue reading

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Restoring Sharepoint content database from backup

A small script to quickly restore a Sharepoint 2007 content database from backup: USE master GO ALTER DATABASE SITE_WSS_Content SET SINGLE_USER WITH ROLLBACK AFTER 5 GO RESTORE DATABASE SITE_WSS_Content FROM DISK = 'path_to_backup\SITE_WSS_Content_backup_201201122000.bak' WITH REPLACE GO ALTER DATABASE SITE_WSS_Content SET … Continue reading

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Get back your Sharepoint 2007 site manager context menu!

Today my customer’s site manager on their Sharepoint 2007 site went bananas. The context menu used to configure list items shrunk to four items from eight. Apparently this is a known bug in MOSS that’s supposedly been fixed in a … Continue reading

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Fixing “Value does not fall within the expected range” error in MOSS page settings

I wrote this script to correct the error I got from MOSS when trying to edit page settings. Our site uses an internal url (wwwint.mysite.com) and an external one (www.mysite.com). The page layout seemed to have been reset to use … Continue reading

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