Preventing authenticated visitors from browsing system pages

When building an Internet-facing website on the SharePoint 2010 platform, the last thing you want is to have your visitors browse your system pages. To prevent this from happening, SharePoint 2010 has the ViewFormPagesLockdown Feature. But what if your visitors are authenticated?

Paging long articles with Mavention Paged Rich HTML Field

Publishing long articles on the web can be very user-unfriendly. Not only such article pages load slowly, due to large HTML, but it also may be challenging to make user stay on one page for such a long time. This is exactly why breaking long articles into smaller pieces is considered a good practice. Find out how to easily page long articles with the Mavention Paged Rich HTML Field.

Products Configuration Wizard failed and you have no clue why

When upgrading your SharePoint 2010 environment to a Service Pack or a Cumulative Update there is a chance that the update process fails. Although the error message contains a link to a log file it is of a little help leaving you without a single clue what went wrong. There is however one more place where you can take a look to know exactly what caused the upgrade process to fail.