Scripted Installation for all site templates

Installing fab 40 using a script, is one of the most popular posts here. However, this installation guide covered wsp only and not stp. So here is the scripted installation guide for site template files. Copy all stp files in a folder – like –...

SharePoint: Config XML and PSConfig

If you change the display option in config.xml as follows, then the setup file will install MOSS but will not run the SharePoint Configuration Wizard a.k.a psconfig. There are a lot of advantages to not running SharePoint Configuration Wizard. As I was finalizing this...

How to enable SQL Browser Service using a script

This is sixth in the series – MOSS Scripted Installation. Up until this post we have covered Pre-requisites A brief overview on config.xml. How to install MOSS 2007 silently with SQL Server 2005 Express Edition. How to configure SQL Server 2005 Express edition...

Script to install MOSS with SQL Express

This is fourth in the series – MOSS Scripted Installation. In previous posts, I wrote about pre-requisites and a brief overview on config.xml. Now let’s get down to real business. All installation files will be in C:\Build\Packages\MOSS Create...