Alexander Anikin's blog

My personal blog

Archive for March 2010

Network File Share for Sharepoint

leave a comment »

Using files from file-share in Sharepoint.

Existing solutions:

NetworkFileShare (free) – http://www.codeplex.com/NetworkShare

Description:

1. Showing iFrame with files and folders like Windows Explorer,

2. Transfers files and folders list from file share to SP list.

 

Bamboo’s Solutions – http://store.bamboosolutions.com/sharepoint-file-share-library.aspx (shareware)

Description:

Synchronize files and folders list from file share (2 modes – scheduled and one time). Status field shows where the file is.

After sync files from share creates in Document Library zero-sized. File is uploads to the library by request.

It’s customized Document Library Template with functions for sync, upload and setup.

 

Salamander Webparts – http://www.salamandersoft.co.uk/myDocuments.html (demo)

Description:

Fully external webpart with properties showing Network File Share. Files just shows in Sharepoint-style view. It can upload and download files.

Advertisements

Written by Alex Anikin

March 25, 2010 at 12:47 pm

Posted in Sharepoint

How do I in SP 2010 crawl an external content file stored in database

leave a comment »

I have files(word, ppt, pdf, txt etc) stored in an external database(SQL Server) as blobs. How can I crawl the content of these files in SharePoint 2010.

Answer (Nitin Ved – MSFT)  – http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/sharepoint2010setup/thread/6642e6e4-75c3-496f-a5dc-eefcf0a4cfff

Written by Alex Anikin

March 25, 2010 at 12:25 pm

Posted in Sharepoint