Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

SharePoint 2010: Troubleshoot Language Pack 14.0.6028.1000

EnglishI have same experience with Arudell, who wrote SharePoint Installer Troubleshooting here, however with different path of achieving the success. Problem summary Among some servers in our farm, we had almost un-fixed issue. The problem is all server have been updated with SharePoint Server 2010 SP1 but the newer servers show version 14.0.6028.1000 and on… Read More »

SharePoint 2010: How to ByPass Version Checking

English Its been a history, that some early release of CU contains regression bug or a slip-streamed bits contains incomplete update. Early-adopter sometimes face a dead-end situation, where the early-release patch has been deployed and unable to install the new update. The reason is because every patch/CU also contains version checking mechanism that will prevent… Read More »

Howto : Troubleshoot Windows 8 Activation

English: As MSDN Ultimate subscriber, we may have access to volume license installer. In order to activate volume license, one can use MAK (Multiple Activation Key) or KMS (Key Management Service). You can imagine MAK as out-premise activation Microsoft’s and KMS as in-premise activation; both requires Administrator authorization. When VL activation is unsuccessful you can… Read More »

SharePoint 2010: How to Launch Remote Desktop Client from SharePoint

English: SharePoint document library has widely used to store Microsoft Office document such as MS Word, MS Excel or MS PowerPoint. It provides seamless integration with Microsoft Office client, in which it will launch appropriate client’s application. For example, if the user clicks *.doc file ; SharePoint client technology will detect and try to launch… Read More »

SharePoint 2010: How to support IE6.0 to access MySite

English: Imagine that you are delivering a project using MySite functionality in SharePoint 2010. But most of your clients are still using IE6 on their computer, so that you have to provide IE6 compatibility support. Without IE6 compatibility, client will receive a warning to upgrade their browser, and ugly MySite page.   So, how can… Read More »

SharePoint 2010: RemoteStsAdm PowerShell Module is available via NuGet

English: Few month ago I have introduced RemoteStsAdm, a PowerShell module that enable you to execute StsAdm.exe remotely. StsAdm.exe is a command line administration tools for SharePoint. Unfortunately to run StsAdm, one must log-in to SharePoint server member – since the tool can not be executed remotely. RemoteStsAdm is to answer this problem, allowing admin… Read More »

PowerShell: Introducing Import-PSModule

You may already know PsGet by Chaliy or PsGet by Anurse for PowerShell module distribution. They have created PowerShell module distribution mechanism with different approach. Chaliy uses PowerShell script approach and customized module directory. Everytime you want to distribute your PowerShell module, you have to fork his github project to update Directory.xml content. Even tough the instruction… Read More »

SharePoint: Writing Custom Web Service for SharePoint in Supported Mode (part-1)

English If you have read my comments on the Writing Custom Web Service for SharePont, Is it supported here (http://blog.libinuko.com/2011/02/16/sharepoint-writing-custom-web-service-for-sharepoint-is-it-supported/) ; you may have already created standard ASPNET web services. It is working, but with some limitation: You can not have path virtualization Virtualization is one of SharePoint’s technique provided by SPVirtualPath provider, that enable… Read More »

SharePoint 2010: Remote StsAdm using PowerShell

English In large network, issuing a command to remote server from current terminal is sometimes necessary. Some propose client-server mode; for example Remote StsAdm (http://netstsadm.codeplex.com/) and other propose to use PsExec (http://thingsthatshouldbeeasy.blogspot.com/2009/08/run-stsadm-commands-remotely.html). The client-server mode requires installation of 3rd party tools. This kind of installation sometimes (or most of the time) is forbidden by company… Read More »

Webcast : Microsoft Project 2010 Solution Starters series

English There are some webcast about Microsoft Project 2010 Solution Starters. It demonstrate the power and extensibility of SharePoint 2010 and Project 2010. Find out yourself on user experience series and code walkthrough here: User experience series: 1. Microsoft Project 2010 Solution Starters – User Experience #1 2. Microsoft Project 2010 Solution Starters – User… Read More »