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June 2007 Blog Posts

"Failed to configure propagation share." Error Configuring Office SharePoint Server Search

Last weekend I had to rebuild our Test environment for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 to replace a VM with a physical server (for performance reasons ). During the rebuild, I encountered the following error when starting Office SharePoint...

Performance of Virtual Machines

Yesterday I had to rebuild our Test environment (TEST) to replace a VM (running on VMWare) with a physical server, due to very poor performance of the VM. When I was copying files from the VM to a different server in order to deploy our solution, robocopy...

Save HUGE Amounts of Disk Space by Slipstreaming Service Packs

This is a little embarrassing, but I captured numerous screenshots back in April while rebuilding my SharePoint development VM, but I never got around to writing a blog post to actually share this information with anyone. Well, it's long overdue, but...

Issues Deploying SharePoint Solution Packages

Several weeks ago, I converted our deployment process to use SharePoint solution packages instead of the batch scripts that we had been using in our Development environment. One of the issues that I discovered along the way is that SharePoint is rather...

MOSS Development Environment and a Windows Update Bug

In my previous post , I talked about splitting our Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 Development environment (DEV) into multiple VMs. What I did not mention, however, is the nasty bug in Windows Update that I encountered along the way. ...

Virtual Server Issues and Recommendations for MOSS Virtual Environments

One of the tasks that I completed this week was splitting our Development environment (DEV) into multiple VMs -- one SQL Server VM, one Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 VM for the SSP, and another MOSS 2007 VM for the front-end Web server...