SharePoint Best Practices Conference Wrap Up

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The SharePoint Best Practices Conference has come to a close and I had a great time.  I presented two topics, one on using Content Types to improve discoverability and the other on sub-sites versus site collections and I helped out on a couple of experts panels.  For the site collection talk I had the honor of being able to co-present with Jason Medero and we got to do the talk twice – I was pleasantly […]

I’ll be Speaking at the SharePoint Best Practices Conference

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Catch me at the SharePoint Best Practices Conference in San Diego, California.  The conference will be held February 2-4, 2009.  I’ll be presenting two topics, both currently scheduled for the last day, Wednesday: IA260, Using Content Types to Improve Discoverability Content Types are one of the great new features included with SharePoint 2007 and they can be used to serve many different needs.  In this session we will discuss some best practices and lessons learned […]

Colorado Springs SharePoint User Group Meeting Slides

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I’m a bit late in posting this but it’s been a crazy couple of weeks.  I promised my slide deck and scripts so here they are: STSADM.pptx Change Password Script Sample Install Script And here’s the "quick and dirty" batch file that I showed which demonstrates an easy way to store the last 10 backups of all your site collections within a web application: SET FOLDERNAME=%2 SET DIR=c:\backups\%FOLDERNAME%\ SET URL=%1 mkdir %DIR% rmdir /S /Q […]

SharePoint Conference 2008

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For those that have asked – yes, I’m at the conference – If you see a guy walking around with a Boston Bruins hat on, thats me 🙂 Also – I’ve fixed the issue with the bad downloads – my connection from the hotel isn’t so great and when I went to upload the files last night they failed and I wasn’t able to fix until just now. I also found out that my hosting […]