I’ve been using my solution to extract tables from Powerpoint a lot recently. However, I’ve come across some situations where what looks like a table is actually an embedded Excel worksheet. This can be quite useful in Powerpoint as it provides the ability to create subtotals and apply other formulae. You can add these sort of… READ MORE
In this part, I will talk about the search experience implemented in this sample. For now, to implement the search feature in a SharePoint intranet solution, you can typically use two main strategies: Leverage the OOTB search features* Implement your own solution Because I’m a strong supporter of the OOTB approach, I opted for the first solution. SharePoint search… READ MORE
A major challenge in businesses is a misconception, that data is 100% secure concerning any part of its data processing within that business. This data processing concerns the content management lifecycle; from creation, to storage, to distribution, to workflow and eventually archive of that data. The misconception? “Security Breach? Its not going to happen to… READ MORE
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
Part 2 of this eBook series on Evaluating Workflow & Forms Platforms For SharePoint walks you through the steps in carrying out an in-depth technical evaluation. In the first part of the series, we discussed the methods to perform a quick-scan of BPMS vendors and their offer, to narrow down the number of potential candidates… READ MORE
Let’s make the comparison with your favourite social network web site. In the real life, do you refresh your Facebook/LinkedIn/Twitter feed by hitting the « F5 » key every time to get new updates? Obviously not. You are automatically notified in real time when something new happened. Getting back to an intranet portal scenario, why it couldn’t be the… READ MORE
In today’s time, each Office Dev participates in productivity and collaboration based projects. The wave of DevOps also contributes to shape up the Office Dev world. First, it is important to understand what is DevOps. Then how it differs from Agile. DevOps is a culture shift and collaboration between development, operations and testing. There is… READ MORE
Sometimes, you may want to transfer data from an Excel spreadsheet to a SharePoint list. The steps are easy and quick; all you do is copy and paste.