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Authoring Tool and Web Part from Microsoft

  Asked By: Stephanie    Date: Feb 16    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 1332

I've downloaded and tried out the tool and Web part from

When I ran the script I got an error message. And after I imported
and tried the Web part - another error.

I won't bang on it until I hear from a live person that it really
works. Does it?

I did have good fortune with the add-a-link web part for the doc

Install and started using it right away.



2 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Marquise Farley     Answered On: Feb 16

And work it does....

You must read the readme file attached... in it, it explains the

1. From Command Prompt, execute the script:
cscript CreateAnnounce.vbs "http://<server_name>/<workspace_name>"
Ensure that you substitute your server name and workspace name as
This script  extends the standard Announcement document profile by
adding two
properties: Start Date and End Date.

2. Import this Web Part into your dashboard site.

Answer #2    Answered By: Gargi Mehta     Answered On: Feb 16

To be sure. I did read the readme and executed the vbs script. But I
got an error  message back and I imported the web  part anyway and it
won't run either.

Any further ideas or experiences would be most appreciated.

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