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Archive for January, 2011

SharePoint 2010 Updates


Below are the lists of updates/hotfixes for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 and Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 issues that were fixed since there release:

Cumulative Updates

Description Details / Download
KB 2459257: Cumulative update packages for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 contain hotfixes for the SharePoint Server 2010 issues that were fixed since the release of SharePoint Server 2010. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2459257/
KB 2459125: Cumulative update packages for Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 contain hotfixes for the SharePoint Foundation 2010 issues that were fixed since the release of SharePoint Foundation 2010. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2459125/

Some Related Updates

Description Details / Downloads
KB 2459111: This hotfix package provides supports for Documentum Trusted Content Services (TCS) in SharePoint 2010 Indexing Connector for Documentum when you perform a crawl on a documentum content server. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2459111/
KB 2459107: In certain scenario, he Office Web Apps Expiration Timer job deletes the expired folders before it deletes the subfolders that the expired folders contain. This causes SQL server blocking. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2459107/
KB 2459119: In certain scenario, the timer job cannot update the policy feature of the site content type. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2459119/
KB 2459108: In certain scenario, the authentication mechanism gets stuck in an infinite loop. Additionally, you cannot access the SharePoint site until the session cookie is deleted. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2459108/

Hope it helps!

Office Web Apps on Domain Controller


A year ago, I had an occasion to explore and publish a piece on Office Web Apps in SharePoint 2010. Only last week that I was forced to setup a SharePoint 2010 and Office Web Apps on a domain controller. Not a recommended practice, but I need to do it for some reasons.

After successfully installing and configuring the Office Web Apps, I have attempted viewing a Word document and a PowerPoint presentation in a browser. Unfortunately, it fired the following error:

Error

After executing the following script using SharePoint 2010 Management Shell, thanks to Jie Li’s article, the Office Web Apps started functioning normally on a domain controller:

To enable Word Web App:
$e = Get-SPServiceApplication | where {$_.TypeName.Equals(“Word Viewing Service Application”)}
$e.WordServerIsSandboxed = $false

To enable PowerPoint Web App:
Get-SPPowerPointServiceApplication | Set-SPPowerPointServiceApplication -EnableSandboxedViewing $false
Get-SPPowerPointServiceApplication | Set-SPPowerPointServiceApplication -EnableSandboxedEditing $false

NOTE: You need to answer “Y” after each command. Don’t forget to execute IISRESET after the commands above.

Hope it helps!

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