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SharePoint 2010 Hosting :: How to Upgrade WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010 Foundation Using SQL 2005


 This is a quick how to on upgrading from Sharepoint services 3.0 to Sharepoint Foundation 2010 when using a SQL 2005 server. Requirements As you know Sharepoint 2010 needs a 2008 server it will not work with 2003. You will also need to download sharepoint 2010 and the Cumalative Update for SQL 2005 which will restart it. Update SQL 2005 You need to update the version of SQL 2005 to support Sharepoint 2010 install, this can’t be done via Windows…

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Exception calling Web Services in SharePoint


 After upgrading to .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1 on my SharePoint web servers you may get the following Unauthorized exception. Type: WebException, Exception Message: The request failed with HTTP status 401: Unauthorized. This error really has nothing to do with SharePoint, and is really just an IIS web services related item.  This problem is due to an added bit of security included in the .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1.  Here is the Microsoft KB article explaining the issue…

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MOSS 2007 Hosting :: How to apply a Theme to all sub sites in SharePoint 2007


 Apply a Theme to all sub sites: (works for MOSS 2007 only, not WSS 3.0) Change the top site to the theme of your choice using the normal method in Site Actions > Site Settings > Site Theme. Navigate to the top site to see the newly applied theme. View the HTML source of the SharePoint page using the theme you want. Look for a link tag containing the .css file for the applied theme.  It will look something like…

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