Category Archives: Installation

SharePoint 2010 August Cumulative Update

Microsoft just released the SharePoint Foundation Cumulative Update for August 2010. SharePoint Foundation 2010: kb2266423 – Download SharePoint Server 2010: kb2352342 – Download (Updated to point the urls to the correct hotfixes) via: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/aaronsaikovski http://blogs.technet.com/b/stefan_gossner

SharePoint and Web.config modifications

Ever since MOSS 2007 we all know the Web.Config Modifications Manager within the SharePoint API. But today I stumbled upon this PowerShell commandlet: Add-WebConfiguration. This commandlet is from the IIS7(.5) powershell module WebAdministration. The short version is, you can use this in you deploy script to do Web.Config modifications Example for an AppSettings Configuration Key:”

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SharePoint 2010 Site recycle bin released

The SP2010 team released the Admin tool we have all be waiting for: The SharePoint Site Recycle Bin for SharePoint 2010 is available for download at http://governance.codeplex.com “The SharePoint Site Recycle Bin is a SharePoint Foundation 2010 solution package that when deployed to a Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 or Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 server farm… Read More »

Custom SPJobDefinition and “Access denied” error

If you create a custom SPJobDefinition and use a Feature Event Receiver to deploy and install this (Timer) SPJobDefinition you receive an error when you call the Update() method: “Access Denied” How to code and install a SPJobDefinition Paul Kotlyar found this on the subject: “Upon detailed investigation of Microsoft.SharePoint.dll  I discovered that SharePoint guys added a… Read More »

Download a solution from your Farm (SP2100)

Wanted to download a solution from my farm. So did it with PowerShell: