Unable to Check Out Files, Create or Edit Pages in SharePoint

Recently had an issue with a SharePoint site where sometime over the weekend, the entire site broke and wouldn’t let anyone check files out of document libraries, upload new files, edit or create pages etc. The Check Out option on files was completely missing. Options under Site Settings were completely missing. When users opened Word and Excel documents from document libraries and tried the Check Out option from there, they’d

Virtual Hosting With mod_proxy

The other day I had someone ask if there’s a nice solution to the following problem: Multiple web development virtual machines but only one external IP address. The quick solution is to port forward on different ports to each virtual machine. For example 81 goes to VM1, 82 goes to VM2, 83 goes to VM3 etc. Which granted, would work, but isn’t a “neat” solution. Using mod_proxy under Apache is

Finding Bad Files That Upset ConfigMgr

I was assisting a customer with deploying Adobe CS3 via SCCM 2007 and was hitting a brick wall with the package deployment constantly failing on all machines with: Hash could not be matched for the downloaded content. Original ContentHash = 7C2BFDF0162EF4E5AE6D67EDED6F9A404B74D64B, Downloaded ContentHash = 5C338435615D6A6EAAFED329A97486D2D358CEA8 Failed to resolve the source for SMS PKGID=xxxxxxxx, hr=0x80091007 I spent ages checking for hidden files, checking the WebDAV configuration on the BITS enabled distribution

VMware says “There are are no un-bridged host network adapters”

I needed a second bridged connection in VMware Workstation but kept getting the error “Cannot change network to bridged: There are no un-bridged host network adapters”. Looks like quite a few people have had this issue too but with no resolution, apart from hitting the “Restore Default” button, which didn’t actually solve it anyway. The solution is very simple. Open the Virtual Network Editor. The VMnet0 adapter by default will