Month: March 2017

What Administrators need to know about the SharePoint Framework
What Administrators need to know about the SharePoint Framework
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The SharePoint Framework has been generally available in SharePoint Online as of February 23rd. It is currently rolling out to all global Office 365 tenants. The new Framework modernizes the way developers build in SharePoint, and provides a great experience across both the desktop and mobile interfaces. There is official enterprise guidance that covers off… READ MORE

Simple (but effective) dashboards in SharePoint
Simple (but effective) dashboards in SharePoint
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One of the more common requests I get about putting SharePoint to good use is how to build a hyper-responsive, beautifully designed, amazingly cogent dashboard displaying all the key performance indicators (KPIs), report updates, big data analyses, and business intelligence of the day. Feel free to add in whichever new synergistic buzz phrase is relevant… READ MORE

Bar-Mekko chart in Excel with Power Query
Bar-Mekko chart in Excel with Power Query
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Seems, Excel charts is an area that till now wasn’t considered in blogs as a target for Power Query application (Get & Transform in Excel 2016). Nevertheless, PQ can replace some VBA solutions and make your workbooks macro-free. In far 2015 my colleague Zoltán Kaszaki-Krsjak shared with me a very good example of how Power… READ MORE

PnP - Office 365 Starter Intranet Solution (Part 5: Localisation)
PnP – Office 365 Starter Intranet Solution (Part 5: Localisation)
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Working in Québec, implement multilingual intranets is something very familiar in Localisation. In the past, I used the SharePoint « variations » feature for on premise projects but with SharePoint Online, things became more complicated. Why? First, the poor authoring experience. Even if it is an OOTB feature, I’m not a big fan of variations especially for this aspect (and some… READ MORE

Creating a workflow in Office 365 SharePoint
Creating a workflow in Office 365 SharePoint
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In this article, we shall see how to create a new workflow in Office 365 SharePoint. By reading this article we can learn below points, a) How to create new workflow for the Library b) How to Apply the Created Workflow to the Libraries c) How to assign the Task to Resource d) Email Trigger… READ MORE

What is PnP? Why should I consider it?
What is PnP? Why should I consider it?
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What is PnP? PnP (Pattern & Practices) is an initiative which include samples & guidance as how to transform your full trust code solutions to the add-in model. But PnP guidance started evolving to other areas as well, including SharePoint Framework, Office 365 APIs, Office Add-ins, and Microsoft Graph. PnP is community driven open source… READ MORE

Gamification knowledge: I am not for games
Gamification knowledge: I am not for games
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When you approach a company and explain that you have Gamification knowledge, the first thing they think about is: “I am not for games”. Actually, they are right, they are not for games and neither am I. I am about to apply #Gamification techniques to the engagement of your corporate apps. #Gamification is an #iterative… READ MORE