Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) Interview Questions

 
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What is Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services? How is it related to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007?
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What is Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server?
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What is Microsoft Windows Services?
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What is the relationship between Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server and Microsoft Windows Services?
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Who is Office SharePoint Server 2007 designed for?
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What are the main benefits of Office SharePoint Server 2007?
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How does SharePoint empower business users?
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What is the difference between Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 for Internet sites and Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007?
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What suites of the 2007 Microsoft Office system work with Office SharePoint Server 2007?
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How do I invite users to join a Windows SharePoint Services Site? Is the site secure?
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Can I post any kind of document?
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Can I download information directly from a SharePoint site to a personal digital assistant (PDA)?
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How long does it take to set up the initial team Web site?
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Can I create custom templates?
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How can I make my site public? By default, all sites are created private.
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How do the sub sites work?
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How do I make my site non-restricted?
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Can I get domain name for my Web site?
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What are picture libraries?
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What are the advantages of a hosted SharePoint vs. one that is on an in-house server?
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Can I ask users outside of my organization to participate in my Windows SharePoint Services site?
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Are there any IT requirements or downloads required to set up my SharePoint site?
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I am located outside of the United States. Are there any restrictions or requirements for accessing the Windows SharePoint Services?
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Are there any browser recommendations?
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What security levels are assigned to users?
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How secure are Windows SharePoint Services sites hosted by Microsoft?
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What is the difference between an Internet and an intranet site?
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What is a workspace?
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What are the various kinds of roles the users can have?
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Can more than one person use the same login?
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How customizable is the user-to-user access?
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Can each user have access to their own calendar?
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How many files can I upload?
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What types of files can I upload / post to the site?
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Can SharePoint be linked to an external data source?
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Can SharePoint be linked to a SQL database?
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Can I customize my Windows SharePoint Services site?
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Will Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 run on a 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows?
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How Office SharePoint Server 2007 can help you?
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What are the features that the portal components of Office SharePoint Server 2007 include?
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What are the features of the new Content management in Office SharePoint 2007?
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Does a SharePoint Web site include search functionality?
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Write the features of the search component of Office SharePoint Server 2007?
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Will SharePoint Portal Server and Team Services ever merge?
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What does partial trust mean the Web Part developer?
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How can I raise the trust level for assemblies installed in the BIN directory?
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Does SharePoint work with NFS?
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How is SharePoint Portal Server different from the Site Server?
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What would you like to see in the next version of SharePoint?
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Why Sharepoint is not a viable solution for enterprise wide deployments?
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What are the actual advantages of SharePoint Portal Services (SPS) over SharePoint Team Services (STS)?
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How Does SharePoint work?
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How do I open an older version of a document?
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Why do the workspace virtual directories show the error “stop sign” symbol in the IIS snap-in?
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What newsgroups are available?
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What is SharePoint from a Technical Perspective?
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What is SharePoint from an Administration Perspective?
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What is SharePoint from a Users Perspective?
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What are the various Sharepoint 2003 and Exchange integration points?
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Can SharePoint compare two document versions?
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What are the integration differences between SPS 2003 and the various Office versions?
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What is SharePoint?
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What is the difference between SharePoint Portal Server and Windows SharePoint Services?
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What is a document library?
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What is a meeting workspace?
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What is a document workspace?
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What is a web part?
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What is the difference between a document library and a form library?
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What is a web part zone?
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How is security managed in SharePoint?
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How are web parts developed?
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What is a site definition?
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What is a template?
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How do you install web parts?
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What is CAML?
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What is a DWP?
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What is the GAC?
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What are the differences between web part page gallery, site gallery, virtual server gallery and online gallery?
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What is the difference between a site and a web?
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How to deploy wsp?
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Explain the Share Point Architecture.
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How to Create a custom feature?
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What is Web part life cycle?
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What is BDC and How it is differ from BCS?
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What is the difference between Site Definition and Site template?
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What is CAML?
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How WSS 3.0 differes from MOSS 2007?
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What is WebApplication in SharePoint?
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What is a Site Collection in SharePoint?
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How the WSS3.0 basic installation differs from the advanced installation?
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How many web applications we can create on WSS server?
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What is SharePoint Delegate Control?
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What is Sandbox solution?
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What is the difference between Sandbox solution & farm solution?
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Why we use the properties.current.web instead of SPContext.Current.web in event receiver?
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What is the difference between CustomMasterUrl & MasterUrl?
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How can debugging share point application and timer jobs? with steps?
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What is web part?and type
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What is MOSS?
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What are ways to create input forms for workflow?
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What are the types of input forms that can be created for a workflow?
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What is CAML?
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What are the advantages of SharePoint Portal Services (SPS) over SharePoint Team Services (STS)?
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What is a web part?
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What Do you know about SharePoint Object Model?
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Can you develop webparts and other SharePoint solutions at your local machine?
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How do you debug SharePoint Webparts?
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How would you retrieve large number of Items form the list ?
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How Do you implement Impersonation in SharePoint?
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What is the performance impact of RunWithElevatedPrivileges?
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How will you add Code behind to a Custom Applictaion Page or a Layout Page in SharePoint?
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What is the difference between a Site Definition and a Site Template?
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Why do you use Feature Receivers ?
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Can you give a example where feature receivers are used?
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Where do you deploy the additional files used in your webpart, like css or javascript files, and how do you use them in your WebPart?
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When should you dispose SPWeb and SPSite objects?
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What are the best practices for SharePoint development?
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What is the main difference between using SPListItem.Update() and SPListItem.SystemUpdate()?
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When do you use SPSiteDataQuery?
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How do you create a Custom action for an item in a list?
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How would you bind this CustomAction to a specific list?
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How will you deploy an existing asp.net webapplication or website in SharePoint?
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How will you cancel a deployment from central admin -> solution managment, if its stuck at “deploying” or “Error”?
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How do make an existing non-publishing site Publishing?
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Can you name some of the tools used for SharePoint Administration?
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What are Application Pages in SharePoint?
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What is Authentication and Authorization?
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How do you deploy a User Control in SharePoint?
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Which is faster a WebPart or a User Control?
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What SharePoint Databases are Created during the standard Install?
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What are content types?
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Can a content type have receivers associated with it?
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Can you add a Cutsom Http Handler in SharePoint?
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While creating a Web part, which is the ideal location to Initialize my new controls?
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How do you return SharePoint List items using SharePoint web services?
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How Do you deploy Files in 12 hive when using wspbuilder or vsewss?
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What files gets created on a file system, when a Site collection is created?
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What are Customized and Uncustomized Files in SharePoint?
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What are event receivers?
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When would you use an event receiver?
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If I wanted to restrict the deletion of the documents from a document library, how would I go about it?
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What is the difference between an asynchronous and synchronous event receivers?
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How do you Increase trust level for a single WebPart in the WebConfig file?
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How does Windows SharePoint Services help render the Webapplictaion in ShrePoint?
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How would you pass user credentials while using SharePoint WebService from your Web Part or application?
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How would you remove a webapart from the WebPart gallery? Does it get removed with Webpart retraction?
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What is a SharePoint Feature? Features are installed at what scope?
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What type of components can be created or deployed as a feature?
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How Do you bind a Drop-Down Listbox with a Column in SharePoint List?
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How Does SharePoint work?
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What is CAML?
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Can you displayadd a Custom aspx or WebApplication Page in SharePoint Context?
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What is 14 hive in SharePoint?
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How would you re-deploy the old custom solutions in SharePoint 2010. What Changes are needed to the old Solution files?
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How many types of Client Object model extension are available in 2010 and when would you use one or the other?
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What are the security improvements in SharePoint 2010?
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Whats New with SharePoint WebParts?
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What are the Visual Studio 2010 Tools for SharePoint?
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What are SharePoint Sandboxed soultions?
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What are Requirenments for SharePoint 2010?
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What is LIN? How is it used in Sharepoint?
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What Changes are made in SharePoint 2010 to enforce Referential Integrity?
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Whats Ribbon in SharePoint 2010?
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What Has Changed with SSP in SharePoint 2010?