August 2011 CU for MOSS 2007 and WSSv3

The new August Cumulative update for WSSv3 and MOSS has been released and will be available now:WSS:KB 2553022 DescriptionFull server package download for WSS MOSS:KB 2553022 DescriptionFull server package download for MOSS Further information: Install SP2 for WSS and MOSS SP2 and Language Packs if not yet happened. More information about the SP2 update   As … Continue reading August 2011 CU for MOSS 2007 and WSSv3

Feb CU 2011 for WSS/MOSS

Applies to:  MOSS (Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007) and WSS (Windows SharePoint services v3)WSS: 2475886 The full server package for WSS http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;2475886MOSS: 2475885 The full server package for MOSS http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;2475885 Download and installation information: Install SP2 for WSS and MOSS (as it is mandatory now) and the appropriate Language Packs if not yet happened. Do you … Continue reading Feb CU 2011 for WSS/MOSS

Dec CU 2010 WSS/MOSS

Applies to:  MOSS (Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007) and WSS (Windows SharePoint services v3)Note!   The packages might be smaller now as they only contain updates since SP2 which is now required prior to install the bits!WSS:  2458606  Full server package for WSS http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;2458606MOSS: 2458605  Full server package for MOSS http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;2458605Download and installation information: Install SP2 … Continue reading Dec CU 2010 WSS/MOSS

October CU SharePoint Server 2007(MOSS) and WSSv3

Hi all,at the right time as expected, the new October 2010 cumulative updates are now available!Please note, that the according KB articles might be not online yet but will coming soon too. MOSS 2007/ WSSv3  October CU (Build 12.0.6548.5000):Articles:MOSS:   KB 2412267  Description of the Office SharePoint Server 2007 Cumulative Update Server Hotfix Package (MOSS server-package): October … Continue reading October CU SharePoint Server 2007(MOSS) and WSSv3

Build Numbers (Cube Sheet) for MOSS/WSS

**** NOTE! This page will be no longer maintained or updated! Please see the new, continued page **** ****  All recent updates and information since Service Pack 3 and later are now posted here!  **** 2012-03-14   As many times in our daily business, we’re used to ask for “Build number” rather than “Service Pack or Patch level”. … Continue reading Build Numbers (Cube Sheet) for MOSS/WSS

Office 2010 x64 with SharePoint issue

I would like to announce the mitigation to an issue customers may see when they use Office 2010 64-bit with existing or new SharePoint installations. Please see the information below for more. Issue: Datasheet feature on SharePoint not available for customers who install the 64-bit version of Office 2010 Description: Customers using the 64-bit version … Continue reading Office 2010 x64 with SharePoint issue

WSSv3 and MOSS June CU published

Hello together,as usual, the Kudos are going to Joergsi 😉 The June cumulative update packages are available.NOTE!!  This update makes the security patch (MS10-039 or KB 983444) from June obsolete!             Please see also my other post for the Known issues with this fix!  WSS:983311 The full server package for WSS http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;983311MOSS:983310 The full server package … Continue reading WSSv3 and MOSS June CU published

Security Bulletin MS10-039

A new security update for SharePoint (WSSv3 / MOSS2007) got released: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-039 - Vulnerabilities in Microsoft SharePoint Could Allow Elevation of Privilege (2028554) See also KB979445  -> MS10-039: Description of the security update for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007: June 8, 2010Update: In case you have installed Feb 2010 CU for WSS … Continue reading Security Bulletin MS10-039

WSS and MOSS April CU 2010 Update packages

Hello all,today I’ll be on early posting with the announcement of the upcoming cumulative update packages for WSSv3 and MOSS 2007.The procedure will be as usual. Please see for details my post All about updating MOSS and consider also the installed language packs and its latest service packs as well if not yet done!WSS: 981043  … Continue reading WSS and MOSS April CU 2010 Update packages

Alerts in SharePoint Part II (Troubleshooting MOSS/WSS)

Related posts in this series: Troubleshooting MOSS Alerts in SharePoint (Troubleshooting MOSS/WSS) Alerts in SharePoint Part II (Troubleshooting MOSS/WSS) - This post Alerts in SharePoint 2010 (Troubleshooting)   I recently had a case with alerts and the "Issue: Not getting Alerts on new uploaded items but getting it for creating a new document via the … Continue reading Alerts in SharePoint Part II (Troubleshooting MOSS/WSS)

All about updating WSSv3 and MOSS2007

  As repeatedly asked and apparently still confusing the IT folks,  I'll post some information's and what to consider how, during and while updating WSSv3 and MOSS 2007.   Support Life Cycle:  As already announced you should be aware of the retirement of SP1 for WSSv3 which also affects MOSS as it relies on WSSv3 … Continue reading All about updating WSSv3 and MOSS2007

Upgrade SharePoint Portal Server 2003 to SharePoint 2010

Actually there is no direct path to upgrade/migrate from SPS 2003 to SPS 2010. Unfortunately you must go via the WSSv3/MOSS 2007 stage! For customers running prior versions of SharePoint, including Windows SharePoint Services 2.0 and SharePoint Portal Server 2003, this means that you must first upgrade to Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SP2 or Microsoft … Continue reading Upgrade SharePoint Portal Server 2003 to SharePoint 2010

SP1 for WSS and MOSS retires april 2010

Urgent message!!!as per our lifecycle policy, the Service Pack 1 for MOSS and WSS will retire in April 2010!So if you're currently still on SP1, please consider to update as soon as possible to at least SP2!Information about the lifecycle you can find here: http://support.microsoft.com/lifecycle/?p1=12200 Before you install SP2, read important information about SP2 in … Continue reading SP1 for WSS and MOSS retires april 2010

WSS and MOSS 2007 Feb.Update 2010 available

Hello all,since yesterday night, the new cumulative updates (Uber packages) for WSSv3 and MOSS 2007 are published and available!Please see here for more info:(the KB's might be currently not published but will be soon available as well)WSS: 978396 The full server package for WSS http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;978396MOSS:978395 The full server package for MOSS http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;978395Here are some Download … Continue reading WSS and MOSS 2007 Feb.Update 2010 available

Wssv3 and MOSS Dec. CU 2009 published

Since mid December 2009, the official update packages for WSS/MOSS are published as usual.The full server packages are available here:The October cumulative Update packages (former known as “Uber package”, now called “Full Server” package) are now available.Download and installation instruction: Install SP2 for WSS and MOSS and also the Service Packs for the Language Packs … Continue reading Wssv3 and MOSS Dec. CU 2009 published

Troubleshooting MOSS

Troubleshooting MOSS - A repository for miscellaneous Issues and How-To's On this page I want to provide you a helpful List with direct links to all recently published posts. There will be some troubleshooting descriptions as well as Guidelines, Issue descriptions and hints for resolving or avoiding it. Hopefully this will give you short overview … Continue reading Troubleshooting MOSS

Alerts in SharePoint (Troubleshooting MOSS/WSS)

This is the first post about “troubleshooting MOSS/WSS” on a series, defined by topics and Issues. Other related posts following this series has been published here: "Alerts in SharePoint Part II (Troubleshooting MOSS/WSS)" "Alerts in SharePoint 2010 (Troubleshooting)" (applies to: Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007;  Windows SharePoint Services 3.0) Content: Alerts in SharePoint 2007 The typical issue Examples of common … Continue reading Alerts in SharePoint (Troubleshooting MOSS/WSS)

SharePoint (WSS and MOSS) October cumulative update published!

The October cumulative Update packages (former known as “Uber package”, now called “Full Server” package) are now available.Download and installation instruction: Install SP2 for WSS and MOSS and also the Service Packs for the Language Packs as applicable or not done so far. Install the full server package for KB 974989 - WSS v3 (Oct. … Continue reading SharePoint (WSS and MOSS) October cumulative update published!

SP2 for MOSS/WSS, Trial issue, August CU -What is the final status?

Hi folks, ok, I know it has been posted already many times but still I'm receiving questions from customers "what is now the current status about the update story?" Well, I'll try to light it up a little bit and may collect all information about it by now 😉  Let's start with the Service pack … Continue reading SP2 for MOSS/WSS, Trial issue, August CU -What is the final status?

SharePoint August cumulative updates are now complete!

Update 2009-09-14 From an earlier Blog post of my colleague, Joerg Sinemus he posted about the known issue regarding the WSS August cumulative update: "issue with Reattaching content database by stsadm –addcontentdb ….. Result: Recommended way is use WSS August CU on WSS-Only Environments and test it before doing this in Production."Now another colleague, Patrick Heyde  … Continue reading SharePoint August cumulative updates are now complete!

SharePoint Administration Toolkit v4 for MOSS 2007

The Microsoft SharePoint Team Blog has recently announced the SharePoint Administration Toolkit v4 for MOSS/WSS (Office SharePoint Server 2007 and Windows SharePoint Services version 3.0.)*** <Update> ***There was an issue with the originally posted download regarding the Batch Site Manager and Permission Reporting tools, this has been fixed. If you experienced a problem, simply uninstall, re-download … Continue reading SharePoint Administration Toolkit v4 for MOSS 2007