Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2013 just got put on hold - attention! (Update: Now available again)

I think this deserves a short blog post of its own, just in case you are (like me!) in the midst of deploying a production farm with SP 1 into the wild. Microsoft just announced the following information on their SP 1 page: [blockquote]We have recently uncovered an issue with this Service Pack 1 package that may prevent customers who have Service Pack 1 from deploying future public or cumulative updates. As a precautionary measure, we have deactivated the download page until a new package is published.[/blockquote] So this is some pretty heavy information. Not to say the…

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Visual Studio 2013 March 2014 Update has been released

Visual Studio 2013 March 2014 Update has been released

Today, Microsoft announced the release of Visual Studio 2013 March 2013 Update which have additional features, project types and support for some of the enhancements that comes with Office 2013 SP1 and Office 365. So if you’re a developer targeting Office 365, Office 2013 or SharePoint Server 2013 it may be a good idea to go grab the update and install it now. SAP Data Source in your Cloud Business Application As quoted from the Visual Studio blog: [blockquote]The March 2014 Update also offers first class support for SAP Netweaver Gateway. When connecting CBA to SAP, it honors…

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Service Pack 1 for SharePoint Server 2013 and Office 2013 released

Microsoft just released Service Pack 1 (SP1) for SharePoint Server 2013 and Office 2013 (and a bunch of other products that doesn’t quite relate to my focus). As per request from a few clients and friends, here’s a quick link list with download details. SharePoint Server 2013 SP1 improvements In this spreadsheet you can get a full list of improvements with SP 1. For SharePoint, these are the immediate changes: Description of fixes Metadata is lost when documents that use a custom content type with a "Description" field are opened for editing. When an item is…

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Infrastructure updates for MOSS 2007 and WSS 3.0

Technorati Tags: WSS, MOSS, SharePoint, Infrastructure, Updates As some of you might already know, Microsoft released their infrastructure updates to MOSS and WSS yesterday (2008-07-15). Instead of yabbing along here about the actual updates, I’m simply going to provide you with links to the downloads and documents, so you can read it yourself. Sidenote: Just installed the update for WSS 3.0 on my blog, running WSS 3.0 SP1 – and so far so good. 32-bit downloads Download 32-bit: Infrastructure Update for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (KB951695) Download 32-bit: Infrastructure Update for Microsoft Office Servers (KB951297) 64-bit downloads…

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