Monthly Archives: September 2009


How To: Part 2: Create Content Sources, Search Scope and Use the MOSS Object Model for Search

Part 2 of a 5 Part Series: Part 1: How to Setup a Content Source, Search Scope in the SSP and Consume that Scope in a Site Collection Part 2:  Coding Enterprise Search – Coding a Content Source, Coding a Crawl  Schedule (Full and Incremental) Part 3:  Coding Enterprise Search – […]


How To: Create Content Sources, Search Scope and Use the MOSS Object Model for Search 1

Part 1 of a 5 Part Series: Part 1: How to Setup a Content Source, Search Scope in the SSP and Consume that Scope in a Site Collection Part 2:  Coding Enterprise Search – Examining Content Sources, Scopes, etc Part 3:  Part 4 Part 5   Scenario: In this blog […]


Cannot save a document or workbook to a Document Library, only to your My Documents Folder

Tested and Confirmed on the below Platform Windows Server 2008 R2 x64 Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 SP2 Synopsis You have a document library and with our without Custom Site Columns, Content Types, just OOB, when you try to save a document; whether it is a Word Document, Excel […]


Resolving SharePoint Event ID Error 6398 and 6872

Synopsis You may see the following error in your Windows Application Log after making modifications to your SharePoint Farm especially surrounding Incoming Mail Server Settings. Resolution This could be due in part to the following: Access level of these Local Groups where SMTP services is installed. The two accounts are […]


SharePoint Error Event ID: 104 – Failed to Connect to the Configuration Database

Error: When you attempt to join a member server to a Web Farm you receive the error below   Resolution:  More than likely you have either WSS installed on the server trying to connect or a previous installation of WSS/MOSS with Databases still mounted   Verify under “Add Remove Program” […]