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Excel Services is a new technology that ships as part of Shared Services and allows you to calculate and display Excel spreadsheets using MOSS 2007 without necessarily having a copy of Excel on the client machines. With Excel Services you can simply share a spreadsheet using the browser. Excel Services has a calculation engine that supports calculating spreadsheets on the server in order to offload resource intensive calculations. The three main components of the Excel Services are
1) Excel Web Access web part 2) Excel Calculation Services 3) Excel Web Services To start with, first check your Excel Calculation Services is running. How to check this? go to Central administrator and click the operations tab and Topology and Services select Services on server, the services will be listed as in the below image.
And now you need to create a trusted work location for your Excel. To do that create or configure a shared services. First open the shared Services Administration and creat…
Windows Workflow Foundation Web Workflow Approvals Starter Kit, A starter kit web application that includes task oriented workflow using Windows Workflow Foundation as beeb released my microsoft on 4/6/2007.
Disable Custom Error Message in SharePoint 2007. To see the call stack when an error occurs in the sharepoint, instead of being redirected to the error page which as the custom user friendly error messages in sharepoint 2007.
1) First open the web.config file for your site, which will be located InetPub folder. 2) In the web.config file, search for the tag, in the tag, locate the tag and change it to CallStack="true". 3) In the web.config file, search for the tag, within the tag, locate the tag and change it to 4) And save the changes in the web.config file and close.
Now whenever the error occurs in the site it will display the original error message and not the custom error messages of the SharePoint 2007.
How to add Users to MOSS 2007 after Forms Authentication is enabled
After enabling forms authentication in your MOSS 2007 site you can add user from your SQL database as a Administrator alone. For other users to access your site you need to do some small change in your machine.config file located at
'no match found' problem in MOSS 2007: After enabling your Form Authentication using SQL Membership Provider, when you try to add users using Site collection administrators under the SharePoint Site Management inside Application Management of your Central administrator you will get 'no match found'. To resolve this problem.Root through the path C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v2.0.50727\CONFIG and open your machine.config and get the membership and role provider details under your system.web tag.<system.web> <processModel autoConfig="true" /> <httpHandlers /> <membership> <providers> <add name="AspNetSqlMembershipProvider" type="System.Web.Security.SqlMembershipProvider, System.Web, Version=188.8.131.52, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b03f5f7f11d50a3a" connectionStringName="LocalSqlServer" enablePasswordRetrieval="false" enablePasswordReset="true" requiresQuestionAndAnswer="true&…
While enabling the form authentication in MOSS 2007 i was facing this problem.
Could not find stored procedure 'dbo.aspnet_CheckSchemaVersion'
This is because the Application Services Database for SQL Server is not configured in your Database in which you want to enable the form authentication. Run the Aspnet_regsql.exe your configuration problem will be solved. For more about the Aspnet_regsql.exe refer