Month: August 2006

A couple of SharePoint 2003 notes

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Disadvantages of STPS: You cannot use an stp in a site that is based on a different SharePoint definition. This is because an stp holds the differences between a specific list / site and a definition. Also stps…

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Various SQL Server Notes

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Auto-increment field in SQL Server. To create an auto increment field in SQL server, create an integer field and within its “Identity Specification” property group, set the following (note you may also want to set this field to…

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SharePoint Issue Lists

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An issue list is a special type of SharePoint list. Each time an issue is update, a historical list item is added to the list. The actual ID of the current issue item therefore never changes. The current…

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Using a multiline text box for logging

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Just a quick note… if you have a winforms app, you can log what is happening to a multiline textbox (normally set to readonly). To ensure that the last message added is visible, run code as follows everytime…

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