Monthly Archives: March 2011

SharePoint Evil #1: The URL ‘[url]’ is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file or folder, or refer to a valid file or folder that is not in the current Web

I’m compiling a list of evil SharePoint errors: those errors that are so ambiguous and misleading that Google will shows 50 hits, with 10 different suggested solutions, and none of them work for your particular case. Here is #1: The … Continue reading

Posted in Content Types, Custom Fields, Lookup Columns, SharePoint, SharePoint Evils | 3 Comments

How to pass parameters/config data into custom Expiration formula

When developing a custom Expiration formula in SharePoint you may want to pass in parameters/config data for the formula, e.g. only expire items where field X has value Y. The method that you needs to implement for your formula has … Continue reading

Posted in Information Management Policy, SharePoint | 2 Comments