SharePoint Tips & Tricks

How to Use SharePoint Part 10 – Explorer View

2018-06-27T11:53:15+00:00June 27th, 2018|

Now that we’ve spent a couple blogs evangelizing the use of metadata in a document library, let’s reverse course. Today I’m going to focus on Explorer view. This has been something SharePoint has had for a few iterations now (at least SharePoint 2010, probably 2007). But it surprises me how [...]

SharePoint Troubleshooting Tools – PowerShell

2018-06-21T11:01:44+00:00June 21st, 2018|

So far in this series we have covered a few of the tools a SharePoint administrator must master in IIS Logs, ULS Logs, and ULSViewer.  Another that tool that every SharePoint administrator absolutely has to master is PowerShell.  Every Microsoft application platform these days has a PowerShell API, including the [...]

How to Use SharePoint – Datasheet View

2018-03-07T16:23:01+00:00March 1st, 2018|

(Part 3 of How to Use SharePoint series) In the previous entry in this How to Use SharePoint blog series we took a look at utilizing SharePoint lists. A common complaint from users when making the transition from Excel is that editing information in an Excel sheet is far [...]

How to Use SharePoint – Utilizing Lists

2018-03-07T16:42:43+00:00February 22nd, 2018|

(Part 2 of how to use SharePoint posts) In part one of this how to use SharePoint blog series, we looked at why you want to use a SharePoint list instead of an Excel document. Now let's take a look at how to best utilize these lists to maximize [...]

9 Free SharePoint Tools to Simplify Your SharePoint Admin Life

2018-02-18T18:54:45+00:00December 5th, 2017|

SharePoint is packed with features, and once you connect to the SharePoint Store or Office 365 you’ll see there’s a rich ecosystem with thousands of products.  It's been described as a 12 billion dollar ecosystem just a few years ago. Here are nine free tools that could be useful as [...]

SharePoint Templates

2017-12-29T10:13:35+00:00September 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+00:00September 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, [...]