Monthly Archives for August 2008

SharePoint updates overview

SharePoint - Toni Frankola - August 28, 2008

I often hear questions from a number of customers on how to update their current SharePoint installation. There are numerous updates available for SharePoint, WSS, and other products from the Office servers product line. In this post I will try to share some links I found while I was trying…

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The State Of Microsoft Office 2007 Desktop Adoption

Misc - Toni Frankola - August 21, 2008

In my previous posts (Part 1 and Part 2) I wrote about problems you might face when installing SharePoint 2007 for a customer who still uses Office 2003. I presumed that majority of customers is still using older versions of Office applications. At that time I could not provide any…

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Moving to a new blog platform

Misc - Toni Frankola - August 20, 2008

After 1.5 years I have decided to move this blog to another blog platform and to a separate domain. In this period number of visitors increased constantly, and I am very happy with the number of visitors that come to this blog every day. If you are reading this blog…

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Which SharePoint edition is right for you? – Part 2

SharePoint - Toni Frankola - August 12, 2008

In Part 1 of this post I tried to explain SharePoint editions in more detail. Last week I found very interesting shema that describes version differences on a single image. You can download the full presentation here. The complete breakdown of the features of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 is…

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Running duplicate detection in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0

Misc - Toni Frankola - August 11, 2008

A client of mine decided to perform a little summer house cleaning > deleting duplicate records in the company CRM system. Having correct contact information is the key of having reliable CRM system. In CRM 4.0 Microsoft introduced new feature called duplicate detection, which queries you database in search of…

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Office 2003 and SharePoint 2007 – comparison

SharePoint - Toni Frankola - August 3, 2008

In my previous post I mentioned that if you are going to use SharePoint 2007 you really should use Office 2007 with it. In this post I will try to describe differences between various versions so you can know what to expect on your implementation. Every project is different, and…

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