Adding a new page to a SharePoint team site with the quick launch bar

On a recent project I was tasked with performing a few updates to a SharePoint team site but with the constraint of using only out of the box techniques – i.e. no solution deployments. All went well and it even gave me a chance to polish some Data View Web Part and JQuery skills – . . . → Read More: Adding a new page to a SharePoint team site with the quick launch bar

Find the title and description of a feature with PowerShell

Here’s a useful line or two of Powershell to help track down details of a feature in your SP2010 environment – specifically the Title and Description of a feature from its ID. Why is this needed? A couple of weeks ago I saw a message from Marc Anderson (@sympmarc) about receiving an error message when . . . → Read More: Find the title and description of a feature with PowerShell

Social database limits – Is 500 million enough?

As part of a question I was looking into recently I re-stumbled across the SharePoint Server 2010 Capacity Management: Software boundaries and limits article on TechNet. This is full of all kinds of interesting facts and figures to help you plan your solution appropriately. Whilst scanning through it my eye caught on the following entry:

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