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SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow Task Tips

Tue, 04 Sep 2018 05:50:33 GMT

Overview Assign a Task is one of the most powerful actions available in SharePoint Designer. There were enough tips to break it into its own post. See below for more posts in this series. Consider Using Configuration List for Roles Can be used to m ...[More]

SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow Task Tips

Tue, 04 Sep 2018 05:47:17 GMT

Overview Assign a Task is one of the most powerful actions available in SharePoint Designer. There were enough tips to break it into its own post. See below for more posts in this series. Consider Using Configuration List for Roles Can be used to m ...[More]

SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow Task Tips

Fri, 31 Aug 2018 13:58:32 GMT

Overview Assign a Task is one of the most powerful actions available in SharePoint Designer. There were enough tips to break it into its own post. See below for more posts in this series. Consider Using Configuration List for Roles Can be used to m ...[More]

SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow Tips

Mon, 30 Jul 2018 20:22:00 GMT

Overview If you ever have worked with or want to start working with SharePoint Designer 2013 workflows (good for SharePoint 2013, SharePoint 2016 and SharePoint Online as of July, 2018), here are some tips to use and traps to avoid. Check for Errors ...[More]

MS Outlook Functionality on Android

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:27:00 GMT

Abstract After switching from Exchange 2010 to Office 365, I thought it would be a good time to move away from Symantec's TouchDown for Smartphones app for the Android platform. In the end, Touchdown is my preferred app despite its end-of-life anno ...[More]

Conditionally Set Permissions on New Documents in SharePoint 2013 Workflow

Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:08:00 GMT

Overview Goal A business requirement specified setting permissions on newly uploaded documents based on a managed metadata field in an Office 365 SharePoint Document Library. This is significantly easier to do with an OOTB action with a SP 2010 work ...[More]

Standardize Document Templates across Site Collections via Content Type Hub

Tue, 19 Nov 2013 12:12:00 GMT

Here are steps for creating and maintaining a SharePoint content type hub with associated document templates for use across your SharePoint farm using out-of-the-box functionality. This allows an enterprise to ensure the latest standardized forms ar ...[More]

Branded Search Results in SharePoint 2013

Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:30:00 GMT

Overview Here are the steps to show search results on a branded SharePoint 2013 site using only standard web parts and the web user interface. Since best practice is to use an out-of-the-box master page master page for the system pages, the defau ...[More]

Expand SharePoint 2013 Calendar Events with Under 20 Lines of Code

Thu, 04 Apr 2013 08:37:00 GMT

A recent upgrade to SharePoint 2013 disabled some of the calendars. In SharePoint 2010, the out-of-the-box Calendar view renders a maximum of three events by default with an option to click a "more items" link which renders all events for ...[More]

Fixing Code Blocks not Allowed

Thu, 21 Mar 2013 17:49:00 GMT

We inherited a SharePoint site from another developer who left a little bomb behind. It manifested when a power user at the client site complained about a broken page on the development environment rendering An error occurred during the processing ...[More]