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SharePoint out-of-the-box Workflows

Introduction to Workflows SharePoint is often used by enterprises as their intranet (websites, portals used by employees within the organization). And of these applications/sites, one of the most important functionality is, to be able to set up some approval process, tracking system or automation of office process. Such as expense approval, leave approvals, document approval etc. These applications require predefined steps to be performed every time and notify concerned people. This is where workflows come in handy. What is a workflow? It is

Alternative SharePoint Form solutions after InfoPath Forms 2013 discontinuation

Alternative SharePoint Form solutions after InfoPath Forms 2013 discontinuation Forms in SharePoint have always been an integral part of most intranets, from SharePoint 2007 to 2013 and Office 365. Out of the box SharePoint creates some basic forms mapped to the SharePoint lists. They are good to do some basic information collection stuff, however for advanced user interactions SharePoint site owners often find them limiting. In past we had InfoPath forms for advanced form development. However, Microsoft InfoPath 2013 is

Modern SharePoint Web Parts – Part 1

Introduction Microsoft released the “Modern” page experience for team sites in SharePoint Online in the Fall of 2016. This included the ability to add web parts directly within the page user interface, but there weren’t very many Modern Web Parts available at that point. As of late September 2017 when this article is being written, there are 22 web parts available to add to a modern SharePoint page. At Microsoft’s Ignite event in late September 2017, there were some additional modern web parts

Microsoft Ending Team Foundation Server Extension for SharePoint

Microsoft Ending Team Foundation Server Extension for SharePoint Team Foundation Server (TFS) is a Microsoft product that covers the entire application lifecycle and project management capabilities including storing documents such as Requirement documents, reporting, maintaining source code, project management including agile and waterfall structure, automated builds, lab management, testing and release management capabilities.  TFS also provides integration with Visual Studio and Eclipse.   TFS provided SharePoint integration since its launch in 2005. This includes dashboards, site templates creation and document management in SharePoint. On August 21st 2017, Gregg Boer on MSDN on

The User Experience in SharePoint Modern Lists and Libraries

The User Experience in SharePoint Modern Lists and Libraries Last summer, Microsoft rolled out a new look and feel for SharePoint document libraries and lists, which they called the “Modern Experience” (also referred to as the New experience. Since that time, Microsoft has continued to add features to this new user interface in SharePoint Online, and they currently plan to roll out some of the features to SharePoint Server 2016 via upcoming Feature Packs. This article is meant as

Reviewing SharePoint iOS Mobile Application – Right step in the right direction

SharePoint iOS Mobile Application Review Microsoft has just released the much awaited iOS mobile app for SharePoint. Prior to this there were 3rd party apps available, such as SharePlus and harmon.ie mobile app  but with a hefty per user price tag, costing more than what even Microsoft typically charges for SharePoint Online in their Office 365 offering. So with excitement I downloaded the app, tested it on a Contoso site and here are summarising my

SharePoint Online Governance Tips – Let’s Make it happen

SharePoint Online Governance So you have your “shiny new” O365 Tenant, you have been given a large amount of storage from Microsoft. Your SharePoint Online sites are sitting there waiting for you to just rollout to your users…. wait…!!! This is a disaster waiting to happen. Yes, one can certainly rollout SharePoint to your users without any form of Governance and it’ll likely work for a while, until the dreaded support call comes in and a user says that they have

SharePoint Online Tips and Tricks

Useful SharePoint Tips Implementing the large SharePoint collaboration have been a nightmare for most of the organizations. As a SharePoint consultant we often get called to work on the current SharePoint projects where it has been failed or due to the lack of usage of SharePoint out of the box capabilities. In this article we will give you some of the basic tips that will be useful to handle the basic SharePoint implementation. Tip #1 Careful with the Document Library Structure Collaboration using

SharePoint Navigation Options 101- Structured – Metadata – Search

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Technical Analysis – SharePoint Online Document Library New Look

  Technical Review SharePoint Document Library New Look -Welcome REST and Knockout js Something very interesting we have discovered after analysing behind the scene technical changes from Microsoft for the document libraries New Look in SharePoint Online. Our SharePoint solution FlyView had a minor issue because of the latest change and we did this investigation while preparing the fix. Rightly the ‘New Look’ has created a lot of buzz in the developer and user community and there is already good analysis of the new features done from

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