Issue: When accessing the Explorer view in SharePoint 2007 libraries, the FPRPC protocol (instead of WebDAV) is used. Users want to perform certain functions in Explorer View
(like send-to compressed folder) that are not available or do not work in their FPRPC view.
Background: The site is on port 443 (SSL), users accessing the site have Windows XP and IE 8.
I understand from the white paper
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?FamilyID=c523ac7a-5724-48be-b973-641e805588f4 that if a site is hosted on a port other than 80, the Explorer View will be forced to use FPRPC. The white paper also states "there is no workaround
for this behavior".
However, when I access the site using Windows 7 Enterprise and IE 8, the WebDAV protocol is used and all of the functions work.
- Is there a workaround that can force Windows XP to use WebDAV on an SSL site?
- Or is Windows 7 Enterprise required to force WebDAV?
I have searched the fo
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