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sharepoint 2007

Deploying a solution STSADM vs PowerShell

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Posted in [SharePoint 2010] By Tom Castiglia Today, a co-worker created a custom web part for me in C# and packaged it as a solution (.wsp file) for deployment on my local test server. The deployment steps for this solution included a simple STSADM script to assist in the deployment. However, since I have not played around with PowerShell much […]

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Adding and Deploying Solutions with PowerShell in SharePoint 2010

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Adding and Deploying Solutions with PowerShell in SharePoint 2010 Visual Studio 2010 makes it really easy to add and deploy solutions when you are developing, but you may eventually want to deploy those solution packages elsewhere right?  We can still use stsadm, but that is effectively considered deprecated now in favor of PowerShell.  In the past to add a solution, […]

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stsadm addsolution

First deactivate the feature. Use the Name of the feature and not the .wsp name. stsadm -o deactivatefeature -name “FeatureName” -url http://mywebapp.com Retract the solution from the farm stsadm -o retractsolution -name solution.wsp -allcontenturls -immediate Run the execute server jobs command stsadm -o execadmsvcjobs Delete the solution from the solution store stsadm -o deletesolution -name solution.wsp This should give us […]

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Introduction to the Chart Web Part

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What kinds of charts can be displayed by using the Chart Web Part? Charts can vary greatly in appearance and in the information that is displayed. For example, a bar chart that was created by using the Chart Web Part might resemble the following image: Charts that are created by using the Chart Web Part are displayed as static images. […]

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Capabilities and features in SharePoint 2013

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Find information about the new features and capabilities in SharePoint 2013. Overview SharePoint Server 2013 provides a comprehensive solution for connected information work that enables people to transform the way they work while preserving the benefits of structured processes, compliance, and existing IT investments. SharePoint Server 2013 has been optimized for the way people work, providing people with a familiar, […]

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How to Change the Drive Letter in Windows for an External USB Stick or Hard Drive

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After restaring my pc i kept getting my external drives on different letters so any program i had associated to that drive would not recodnize my sources, so to fix that issue i had to change the letter to the previous letter. this is how i did it. This is a guide on how to change a drive letter in […]

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CAML Query on datetime columns

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I always forget (and end up looking it up again), so I might as well write a blog post so I can search my own blog instead of the entire internet. The issue is when you are doing a CAML query to get items from a sharepoint list, and want to specify a filter based on a datetime column in […]

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