In a SharePoint 2013 workflow environment it is not possible to break with out of the box workflow actions like in the 2010 versions. To achieve that the webservice call action can/must be used. The following description shows how to achieve that.
There is an interresting post on the Fuji Mobile App and ist Evolution. There is one comment I’d like to add. The camera remote app is currently only available for iOS and Android. It would be really great to have that App also available for Windows 10 (Windows Phone).
When installing the preview version of windows 10 using an USB 3.0 flash drive note that the Windows 7 usb dvd image creation tool will not work. The result is that when trying to boot the PC from the USB drive the screen will flicker once but will return to the boot device screen of bios.
There is a very good post on multilingual contents in Office 365 by Vesa Juvonen. The described approach uses CSOM, and shows how to have mulitlingual Site titles, description, content type nams, column titles …: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vesku/archive/2014/03/20/office365-multilingual-content-types-site-columns-and-site-other-elements.aspx
To figure out the difference of SharePoint Full vs. Incremental Search. Basically the incremental one only crawls content, the full one also indexes admin related stuff (metadata mapping). It is recommended to run a full crawl after updates and at least once a week.
I am just translating im weblog into english language completely. Therefore please kindly appologize until everything is fully translated – currently a few sytem files and pages as well as some static content pages are not fully translated from German to English.
To move from Gmail to Outlook.com is easier than you might think. Just create an outlook.com profile. After that logon to you outlook.com profile, go to the options and select the import from other e-mail accounts. Now choose google (enter credentials), that`s it. Finally you have to wait a few hours (depending on the amount of data which has to be imported).
Dynamically hiding one or more elements in InfoPath 2010/2013 is a straight forward configuration. Before starting decide if you want to hide only one or more elements (e.g. a group of input boxes including labels). If you just want to dynamically display and hide one element you can just select this one. If you want […]
If you have activated the content approval or even work with an approval workflow to approve items in your list or library you might have recognized that a bulk approval/rejection of items/documents is not possible. This blogpost shows how to create a possibility to bulk approve items/documents.
Therefore custom ribbon buttons are provided which call an application page (one per action, reject, approve, publish). The application page gets the selected items via query string parameter. The processing is done in the application pages, after the page closes the lists are refreshed.
In daily business use it is often required to have comments on your list item or document in a SharePoint 2010 list or library. Before you start: It is recommended to plan this. SharePoint 2010 allows you to configure comments on list items or documents, but you have to do some (ootb) configuration.
Did you know that newsletter layout does not support connected filters in SharePoint 2010. That means that connected filters from a list or library web part does not update the connected web part when the connected web part has configured the newsletter view. What a pitty …
I really appreciate wordpress for several reasons: Basically I have worked in different projects with the tool, both website and blog focused. In my opinion wordpress is one of the very best examples how open source software can be developed and provided to users.
I wrote two posts on the issue of having dynamic approvers in Shaerepoint 2010 approval workflow. The requirements are that the approvers have to be managed in a seperate list and the workflow has to be connected to a specific contet type.
No, consumerization of IT of course is not bulky. It helps us getting around easier with business IT. But the term is. People do not how to handle this term – especially IT beginners have difficulties to understand. Any ideas to rename? Read more on this issue under http://blogs.tieto.com/futureoffice/2013/05/31/consumerization-a-broad-topic/
Concerning my latest post on this topic I have to do some update: The current update (Java 7-Update) fixed the issue. I am now able to use the Citizen Card again on my Mac. Great.
Check out my latest post on Sharepoint 2010, I posted them on my Tieto blog:
Lessons learned from SharePoint Evolution conference 2013 London
Why webstandards in SharePoint 2010?
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here is the hack to get the citizen card working with OSX: http://www.buergerkarte.at/mvnforum/mvnforum/viewthread_thread,316_offset,10#1812 Problem ocurring on Java 1.7 and Mountain Lion. This is really a hack and uncomfortable for IT enduser. You feel like back in the stone ages hacking around to get things working. Poor that they do not get the citizen card working […]
SharePoint 2013 offers a whole new set of design opportunities to designers and developers. The basis for this wohle system is the well known masterpage. The masterpage is now beeing extended by the possibility to import own developed design frameworks (called design files), usually simple sets of html-files with images and CSS. These design files […]
I can strongly recommend the critical view on social media, modern communication and effects on enterprise 2.0 by Sean McGuire, a colleague of mine. Nice conclusion, I fully support the majority of the arguments – keeping on discussing face to face;) The full blog post can be found here http://desireit.wordpress.com/2013/01/22/the-paradox-of-social-media-is-that-social-media-is-so-attractive-precisely-because-it-is-the-least-social-form-of-communication-human-beings-have-ever-invented/
No good news for MS Outlook 2013 users: I did a short internet research on this topic, with a negative result. Either way it is possible to use the 2010 plugin of Xing, useing an external connector or programming your own one;). Due to my opinion none of the options are acceptable. Does anybody know if Xing will develop a new connector for Outlook 2013?
Having problems with the Security Token Service on Sp 2013 when activating I found a resolution for successful reactivation of the service: http://blogs.technet.com/b/sykhad-msft/archive/2012/02/25/sharepoint-2010-nailing-the-error-quot-the-security-token-service-is-unavailable-quot.aspx
Nice and direct online guide for activating and configuring document sets in sharepoint 2010 (de): http://www.locatech-it.com/organisation-prozesse/digitale-aktenordner-dokumentmappen-in-sharepoint-2010/
If you want to add a costum xsl to your sharepoint list view you can do this by duplicate the existing ones (if they fit to your aims) and add them in SPD 2010 to your list. Act like that: to to /_layouts/xsl/ and locate the xsl you want to edit (e.g. main.xsl or blog.xsl) […]
If you plug in a SD card into your apple camera connection kit bare in mind that the ipad all pictures have to be in the folder DCIM. If this folder does not exist the ipad won`t start the foto app.
10 useful tips and tricks for the IIS rewrite module: http://ruslany.net/2009/04/10-url-rewriting-tips-and-tricks/
To remove the generator tag in the head of your Joomla!-driven site put the following code between <?php and ?>: $this->setGenerator(null);
Common errors for sharepoint search can be found here: http://codeexcel.com/sharepoint-crawl-errors-2-the-sharepoint-item-being-crawled-returned-an-error-when-attempting-to-download-the-item/ My favourite: individual login page;)
it seems that Google has killed its weather API: Checking google.com/ig/api?weather= a “Sorry” message appears.
to solve this visit this page: http://codex.wordpress.org/Function_Reference/get_categories. With the function get_categories you can view a list of categories of your blog.