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Posted on 2011-03-17
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Trying to upload file of 350mb to MySite in Sharepoint Server 2007. First noticed it won't work through Portal. Tested in the office as well - doesn't upload.
Tried timeout in IIS on server - no luck.
Any thoughts?
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by:nsyyoung
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Two things: upload limit (probably 50MB?) and site quota.  I think our personal sites quota is 100MB by default.

 
Change the upload limit in Central Administration > Application Management > Web application general settings
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by:gwg80
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Did tha. Upload limit set to 2047 mb.Personal sitte well above that as well.
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by:nsyyoung
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Is there anything helpful in the Sharepoint logs?
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by:nsyyoung
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what version of sharepoint, including service packs, are you running?
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by:sabby447
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What is this 350 MB file ? Could you please the details
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The files in question are video files - .avi or .wmv.

The notes in nsyyoung feedback have resolved the upload issue - thanks. Is there also a limitation on what size .wmv file or .avi file will playback in sharepoint? A 10mb file will play but not the larger file.

Thanks
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by:FastFngrz
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Sp2007 is not ideal for such large files, I would look at sp2010 with silverlight playback tools and remote blob storage.  Better yet, store the wmv on a file server and link to it.
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