WSP

Debugging SharePoint 2007 Customer Timer Jobs–The easy way

When debugging your custom SharePoint 2007 Timer Jobs you don’t necessarily need to attach to the OWSTimer process. All the blogs and information I have found out there on the interwebs suggest two options Attach your Timer Job code to the OWSTimer process and then wait for the job to…

Deploying Nintex Workflow Custom Action with Multiple Web Front End’s

After quite a break from doing any Nintex development I was required to write a custom Workflow Action for a client. I broke out the Nintex SDK to remind myself how to do this and wrote my action. I debugged and tested the action on my dev VM and got…

‘The content WebService is not running in this server’

  I had a problem this morning with a 3 server SharePoint farm (DB, APP and WFE) where Feature files, Assemblies and pretty much any file contained in a WSP package was not getting deployed to the APP server. I first spotted this issue when deploying a WSP file containing…

What are Web Application Scoped resources in SharePoint?

I’ve just been working with some colleagues to fix a WSP which was failing when deployed time with the following error message: ‘The solution does not contain any resources scoped to a particular web application’ Whilst looking at the solution we could not see any features that were scoped to…