Category: SharePoint 2013

Wikipedia states that SharePoint is a web-based collaborative platform that integrates with Microsoft Office. Launched in 2001, SharePoint is primarily sold as a document management and storage system, but the product is highly configurable and usage varies substantially between organisations.

According to Microsoft, SharePoint 2013 makes it easy to work together securely on documents and team projects. SharePoint lets users explore features and support options that are available for SharePoint, and get tips for using SharePoint to manage your teams and projects efficiently.

In this category, learn everything from troubleshooting SharePoint 2013 to
Digital transformation and beyond.

Therefore, this category is full of handy tips, tricks, advise and How To videos specifically for SharePoint 2013 users. Check out some of the Step by Step features, expert blogs, eBooks, How To videos and webinars.

Automate Variations in SharePoint 2013 Using PowerShell & C#
Automate Variations in SharePoint 2013 Using PowerShell & C#
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Let’s Start.. Automating variations settings and configuration so whenever a deployment is needed, you will be ready with your PowerShell scripts.
Manual deployment is time consuming as it is repetitive task, in this post I will let you know how to automate one of those many tasks when it comes to deployment.
SharePoint Variations has a UI which I will show you its steps now;

How To: Create Custom SharePoint 2013 Content Editor Web Part Styles
How To: Create Custom SharePoint 2013 Content Editor Web Part Styles
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When you deploy a SharePoint solution, especially if this is a public facing site or large intranet, you will have content authors, some of which have zero knowledge of HTML and web technologies, author content on the site.
For situations like this – you want to make sure your content authors use pre-defined styles when adding content to content editor web parts etc.

How to Insert Media Files to a Site Page in SharePoint 2013
How to Insert Media Files to a Site Page in SharePoint 2013
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One of the great things about SharePoint is the ability to customize the design of our pages. This includes the ability to add video and audio to our SharePoint pages. For SharePoint 2013, Microsoft has provided a number of options for inserting video and audio, including inserting media directly from your local computer, from a SharePoint Asset Library, and pasting an embedded stream. In this article, we’ll walk through the different methods for adding video and audio to your SharePoint page, as well as how to share the media which you’ve inserted.

SharePoint 2013 - Versioning and Document Sets
SharePoint 2013 – Versioning and Document Sets
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Last weekend I have been attending this year’s ShareCamp at Microsoft in Unterschliessheim. It has been an awesome event: two days ‘nothing but sharepoint’. I had offered to talk about my favorite SharePoint subject ‘Document Management’ and I was really surprised that so many participants wanted to hear that. To me this shows that -although DMS with SharePoint might not be a Level 400 session- it is still considered interesting and is demanded by many sharepoint users.