29 May, 2008

Sharepoint and Vista

Damn I hate using Vista at times!

When wanting to connect to a Sharepoint Site (MOSS 2007) from Vista, you experience the issue that you can not do that!
Trying to add an "Network Location", I got the "The address specified is not valid". Come on!
Http://someserver/someshare is indeed a valid webfolder syntax!

It seems that you should download a hotfix (KB907306) to solve that mystery. The hotfix is present here:

InRiver: Not loading your extensions?

(You really need to in the loop to appreciate the issue this post addresses). Man, I've been fighting this problem for hours before I ...