Friday, May 19, 2006

SharePoint Forms

Are we going to wait till SharePoint Server 2007 to see an InfoPath form in a web format?

The functionality is already available in Unique World Software’s latest product, “SharePoint Forms

What Is SharePoint Forms?

SharePoint Forms provides out-of-the-box web forms for SharePoint. It allows organizations to deploy powerful yet simple electronic forms solutions with SharePoint without the need to deploy InfoPath on every desktop.

Is this a bigger gig than SharePoint 2007?

Its time for an upgrade…SharePoint 2003 to 2007!!!! Me from two people band to 5 ….Its Jaimie, Angus , Aaron and me ….

Day Job in Bellevue

This SharePoint business is taking too much time out of me…Its time for a new day job…I was looking at show business with my mate Jaimie…

Playing with SharePoint Server 2007 Beta labs

I had the opportunity o play with the SharePoint server 2007 labs. There was 14 different lab exercises looking at various features and components of the next version of SharePoint. They include Record management, content management, deployment, administration, Business Data Catalog(DBC), SharePoint designer, workflow and more…it was fun…..

Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2006 –Bellevue

I am at above conference in Bellevue. It’s a four day conference on SharePoint Server 2007.


The Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2006 will provide Architects and senior IT Professionals with the knowledge they need to understand, configure and deploy Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies along with other Microsoft collaborative servers and technologies.

Conference Highlights includes:
Bill Gates Keynote and Q&A
50 minute presentation and 20 minute open Q&A session with Bill Gates during the opening Keynote - your chance to ask a question of the Chairman and Chief Software Architect of Microsoft Corp!

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Thursday, May 11, 2006

Display Title Field when uploading a document

I got following question yesterday,

In my sharepoint sites there is a default title field that is created whenever you create a document Library. There are two issues with this field that I am trying to work out.
  1. Whenever you upload a document, the title field is not available to put information into.
  2. There is no way to make this title field a required field.

To fix above problem

The title field is defined in the SCHEMA.xml file for the document library type.

Open this file from