After an installation of SharePoint 2013 (upgrade or even if from bare metal), you may begin to see errors that state “Missing Server Site Dependencies” in which SharePoint says that there are [MissingWebPart] errors in the Administration Database.

One of … Read More

 

For most developers, working with SharePoint in production environments can be quite a mystery. If you’ve ever been hit in the head from behind and turn to see nothing, that’s kind of the feeling. When something goes wrong within a Read More

 

As we’ve all come under tight times these days, it seems that the working environment around SharePoint is changing dramatically. As the usage of the product has grown, so has the cottage industry around it. 

While it is true that Read More

 

 There is a common expression: “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket”. In principle it is the logical course of action for any activity, but in practice it is easier said than done. For any type of enterprise software, … Read More

 

 At the SharePoint Conference 2012 in Las Vegas, Microsoft announced the upcoming release of a new SharePoint app for Windows Phone mobile devices. The app, SharePoint Newsfeed for Windows Phone, gives SharePoint users  the ability to stay connected with colleagues, … Read More

 

At the Microsoft NAV Directions Event in Phoenix this past weekend, we received a lot of questions regarding the impact of the new NAV 2013 SharePoint client on DynamicPoint Expense and Requisition Management products.  To answer this question, let’s Read More

 

As I mentioned a few weeks back, SharePoint can do a lot of things.  In this post, I’m going to focus on social computing.

Social networking use went mainstream with Facebook**.  For all of its downsides, social networking allows us … Read More

 

The development of SharePoint and Office 2013 is completed, and is going into manufacturing this month. These versions of Office and SharePoint have been designed to keep up with the changing trends in software, optimized for the cloud, social, and … Read More

 

The single biggest question people have been asking me about SharePoint 2010 is “should I use SharePoint Search or FAST Search?”.  Many people wondered why they should have to pay more for top-quality search tools.

Well, all of the … Read More

 

When I first saw the news that SharePoint 2013 would not include the Design View, I thought it was a joke.  By removing Design View, it takes away a tool that allows power users to make changes to the system … Read More