Mystery at Sharepoint Land

Although my site did not contain so much information and data Sharepoint told me that i reached the Storage Quota limit had been given to the site ->

Your changes could not be saved because this SharePoint Web site has exceeded the storage quota limit. You must save your work to another location.  Contact your administrator to change the quota limits for the Web site.

Of course the first step was to go to the “Recycle bin” to empty it. But after this procedure¬† i got the same error. Ohh yes, the secondary Recycle bin for the Site collection – with Site admin right i was able to delet all the contects of that bin also.

But still got this rude error message. What’s up here?

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SharePoint workflow – How to check for empty date field

Recently I’ve had to work a lot with SharePoint workflows. During the implementations I am faced a lot of limitations of the SharePoint 2007. There’s a lot of situations when you need to apply workarounds, otherwise you are not able to achieve the goal. I would like to show you one of these limitations and of course I will present the quick and easy solution as well.

So, there was a workflow step when I had to check whether a date field is empty or not. According to the result I wanted to define different actions. Unfortunately in the Designer was no option for that as you can see below.

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Alerts are not coming – sharepoint

Walking at SharepointLand we often meet strange things. This Alert-thing also such a one. After having sign up for a list/library to send alerts to me in case of anything changes i just get the notification mail on the signing but afterwards no any other updates are coming from this item-container…

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Create a new list element in a list subfolder in Sharepoint via PowerShell

If you would like to create a new list item in a subfolder of a sharepoint list you can use the next sample code. Continue reading “Create a new list element in a list subfolder in Sharepoint via PowerShell”

Upload/Download documents to Sharepoint via PowerShell

I used to have a task to download and upload riport docus to a Sharepoint library. Nothing special as i used the .Net framework possibilities just a few hints at that time. Continue reading “Upload/Download documents to Sharepoint via PowerShell”

SharePoint 2010 The Execute method of job definition Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.SPSqmTimerJobDefinition failed

Having Sharepoint in operations is a real fun as it has always some mystic error like TimerJobDefinition failure.
Last time while i was browsing the event log i found that one:
The Execute method of job definition Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.SPSqmTimerJobDefinition {ID …} threw an exception. Data is Null. This method or property cannot be called on Null values.

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Get the selected values from a multiselect field via PowerShell

Another quest in Sharepoint automatization is to get the selected values for a given multiselect field. We could start in the usual way as to get the given item from the list then check the field value.

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