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This month’s top blogs
Build a breadcrumb using SPFx extensions
A few months ago, I’ve built a solution to add the breadcrumb navigation to all SharePoint sites and pages. While that solution still works fine on SharePoint 2013, 2016 and on the classic experience of SharePoint online it no longer works for the modern sites. Here I will present how to build breadcrumbs using SPFx extensions. In the PREVIOUS SOLUTION I used a script link to add the breadcrumb globally to the site collection, this functionality was disabled by Microsoft in the modern experience and it was replaced by the SPFx Extensions.- read more
Microsoft Compliance Manager framework
Microsoft finally release the Compliance Manager. This framework is designed to help companies getting and staying GDPR compliant or do other audits like ISO 27001:2013. This article is focusing on GDPR topics. SharePoint Online, Exchange Online, Microsoft Booking, Microsoft Graph API, Microsoft Analytics, Microsoft Planner, Microsoft Stream, Office Delve, Office 365 Groups, Office 365 Video, Sway, Microsoft StaffHub, Microsoft PowerApps, Microsoft Teams, Skype for Business – read more
Automated deployment for SPFx scripts available on Powershell gallery
I published two scripts on Powershell gallery in order to help automated deployment of a SharePoint Framework solution:
The first script basically collects automatically the bundle publishing it on Office 365 CDN, while the second across the SharePoint ALM API is able to upload the package of the solution in the App Catalog. – read more
This month’s top eBooks
Integration of Excel & Access Files in SharePoint Sites
This exclusive excerpt from the book Exploring Microsoft SharePoint for Office 2016 introduces the integration of Excel and Access files in SharePoint Sites using both theory and concept (white pages) as well as hands-on application (yellow pages) in the Exploring series style.
For those interested in learning about Microsoft SharePoint 2016 using a hands-on approach. This four-chapter book provides students with the necessary skills to use Microsoft SharePoint Online, SharePoint Web pages, and integrate Office with SharePoint. It provides a brief overview of HTML, XHTML, XML, and CSS, as well as Accessibility. – Download now
Office 365 – SharePoint Online Instructor Guide
Office 365 – SharePoint Online usage has exploded in the past few years as it’s utilised by many end users across many industries. One item that often is lacking in many organisations is formal training. Therefore, this guide is meant to be utilised by an individual whom will be reviewing via a demonstration format the core aspects that a general user who will be adding content to a site – will need to utilise. The guide can also be utilised by any individual interested in self-study learning the core and key aspects of Office 365 – SharePoint Online that will be of value to them.
This sample chapter gives an instructor checklist, a basic overview, quick parts of a SharePoint site, an outline on how to create a document library, how to create a folder and how to upload files.- Download now
This month’s most popular How-to Video
How To send Automatic SMS Appointment Reminders with Twilio and Microsoft Flow in SharePoint Online
In this How-to video Yaroslav Pentsarskyy will demonstrate how you can create simple SMS appointment literally in 5 minutes using Twilio, Microsoft Flow, and Outlook. Watch now
This month’s top Webinar On-Demand
Securing Office 365 and Microsoft Azure Like a Rock Star
Securing and maintaining a trustworthy Office 365 and Microsoft Azure deployment is not an easy task. In this session Jussi Roine, Microsoft Regional Director, MCM, MVP takes a look into how you can secure and control your cloud-based servers and services, data and users using Azure Active Directory, Azure Security Center, Privileged Identity Management and Advanced Security Management. In addition we’ll also take a look at how Operations Management Suite and Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics can be used to provide better overall security for on-premises and hybrid deployments.– Watch Now
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