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Month: October 2007

Traversing a SP hierarchy in C#

Traversing a SP hierarchy in C#

Standard disclaimer – the ‘migratenotes’ posts come from a Notes Migration blog that I wrote from 2007-2010.  More Info ——- At the risk of being mocked for my lacking C# skillz, I thought I’d post another code snippet. (And at the risk of losing traffic, because it seems that whenever I post code, Google stops sending me traffic for a couple days.) One thing we have encountered as part of our migration is the need to make a change to…

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Why Notes shops don’t match up to Microsoft’s recommendations

Why Notes shops don’t match up to Microsoft’s recommendations

Standard disclaimer – the ‘migratenotes’ posts come from a Notes Migration blog that I wrote from 2007-2010.  More Info ——- Once again, comments and emails have given me some insight into questions and false assumptions that some Notes people may have. Namely, they assume that the recommendations given by Microsoft partners will apply to a Notes migration. And while certainly much of their technical advice is valid, the underlying viewpoint of a Microsoft partner is going to miss an extremely…

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What should not migrate?

What should not migrate?

Standard disclaimer – the ‘migratenotes’ posts come from a Notes Migration blog that I wrote from 2007-2010.  More Info ——- A question has indirectly risen, both in online and offline conversations, of how we would define which applications should NOT be migrated to a new platform. Assuming that a small subset of Notes functionality will remain in the organization, what features or functions would lead you to  not even attempt a migration? My answer would be the following: 1) Any…

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Code: Updating yesterday’s code

Code: Updating yesterday’s code

Standard disclaimer – the ‘migratenotes’ posts come from a Notes Migration blog that I wrote from 2007-2010.  More Info ——- Yesterday I posted some code, and some reasons why it wasn’t quite useful yet. So this morning, I fixed my main two complaints by adding checks to see if the list already exists before creating it, and adding a check for an existing record before creating it. This could now be scheduled nightly, and will maintain your SharePoint version of…

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