SharePoint Tips & Tricks

SharePoint Templates

2017-09-28T13:56:10+00:00 September 28th, 2017|

In a survey of our SharePoint Best Practices webinar attendees, setting up a FAQ system was ranked the most applicable of our 10 business problems solved by SharePoint. We now have a template you can install to easily set up a FAQ system on your SharePoint site. We've [...]

Feature Pack 2: SPFx for SharePoint 2016 is Here!

2017-09-15T12:01:27+00:00 September 15th, 2017|

Feature Pack 2 for SharePoint Server 2016 is now available. It’s good to know Microsoft continues to show their commitment and continued investments on this journey. The September 2017 Public Update for SharePoint Server 2016 Microsoft delivered new features. Your voice was heard! Customer feedback and developer needs highlight these investments, [...]

SharePoint Best Practices

2017-09-11T14:22:13+00:00 September 11th, 2017|

SharePoint improves collaboration. It improves the communication among staff. It also improves business workflows. I don't know about you, but I would like to see something a little more concrete than those vague terms when researching intranet software options, upgrades, and optimization. So we've put together these quick videos showing [...]

How much space is remaining in my SharePoint site?

2017-11-09T09:29:46+00:00 November 21st, 2016|

To analyze content disk space in SharePoint you could go through the trials of finding the Quota (if it is configured), finding the content database location, and examining the database. That will absolutely work, but what if you want to do it faster, and get some more valuable information? Introducing WinDirStat! [...]

How to Find Active Directory in Windows Server 2012

2017-12-13T15:47:03+00:00 September 8th, 2015|

So you finally have a SharePoint 2013 environment and you’re ready to start adding users. Great! After logging into your Windows Server 2012, you ask yourself, “How do I find Active Directory in this new Server Operating System?” Luckily, your internet search brought you to this page! (If it didn’t, [...]

Versioning for SharePoint 2010 Document Management

2017-11-27T12:47:26+00:00 August 17th, 2015|

[In Part 3 of his series on Document Management and Collaboration in Microsoft SharePoint, Matt Milsark introduces SharePoint Versioning. Missed the last post? Please read about SharePoint Document Check-In and Check-Out] Understanding SharePoint Versioning Version control is a critical feature for any enterprise-scale document collaboration platform. In SharePoint, the versioning [...]

Guide to Becoming a Successful SharePoint Administrator

2017-11-09T09:44:20+00:00 August 11th, 2015|

8 Skills Every SharePoint Administrator Must Know Quality SharePoint Admins are hard to come by. It’s a complicated technology to begin with, and once you train someone they become a target for recruiters almost immediately. Recently, I was contacted by a local HR professional on LinkedIn asking for advice on what makes [...]

Internet Browser Support and Compatibility Features

2017-11-09T09:52:28+00:00 June 26th, 2015|

This blog goes hand in hand with another blog, “SharePoint Internet Explorer Compatibility Issues” written by a colleague of mine here at Fpweb.net, Steve Lattina. He focuses on compatibility issues with Internet Explorer and some fixes, but I’m actually going to dive into the other types of browsers out there and why some functions [...]