Can WSS 3.0 be configured to use a full product of SQL rather than the default internal database which only supports 4Gb of data ?

Posted on 2008-11-20
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
Can WSS 3.0 be configured to use a full product of SQL rather than the default internal database which only supports 4Gb of data ?

Also can WSS 3.0 pages be designed in Sharepoint Designer 2007 ?
Question by:CaussyR
    LVL 10

    Accepted Solution

    Hi CaussyR,

    Yes you can configure your WSS3.0 for SQL 2005 SP2 (Build Server Farm).
    Using Sharepoint Designer you can play with your Site.

    Let me know if you need more information on this. :)

    Abdul Hakim T
    LVL 10

    Assisted Solution

    This Link helps you to understand the capability of WSS 3.0 Backend DB

    Deploy using DBA-created databases (Windows SharePoint Services)

    Determine hardware and software requirements (Windows SharePoint Services) -

    Author Comment

    Thanks for your help and the links.

    Write Comment

    Please enter a first name

    Please enter a last name

    We will never share this with anyone.

    Featured Post

    Highfive + Dolby Voice = No More Audio Complaints!

    Poor audio quality is one of the top reasons people don’t use video conferencing. Get the crispest, clearest audio powered by Dolby Voice in every meeting. Highfive and Dolby Voice deliver the best video conferencing and audio experience for every meeting and every room.

    We had a requirement to extract data from a SharePoint 2010 Customer List into a CSV file and then place the CSV file into a directory on the network so that the file could be consumed by an AS400 system. I will share in Part 1 how to Extract the Da…
    Use this article to create a batch file to backup a Microsoft SQL Server database to a Windows folder.  The folder can be on the local hard drive or on a network share.  This batch file will query the SQL server to get the current date & time and wi…
    Need more eyes on your posted question? Go ahead and follow the quick steps in this video to learn how to Request Attention to your question. *Log into your Experts Exchange account *Find the question you want to Request Attention for *Go to the e…
    Excel styles will make formatting consistent and let you apply and change formatting faster. In this tutorial, you'll learn how to use Excel's built-in styles, how to modify styles, and how to create your own. You'll also learn how to use your custo…

    759 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

    Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

    Join & Ask a Question

    Need Help in Real-Time?

    Connect with top rated Experts

    14 Experts available now in Live!

    Get 1:1 Help Now