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Dynamics 365 vs. SharePoint

Dynamics 365 vs. SharePoint

Many of you may wonder why I would title a post "Dynamics 365 vs. SharePoint", as though it were an either/or decision. But many customers, particularly in the SMB space, seem to grapple with deciding between the two. I am assuming, and the evidence is clear, that many customers... read more
Deploying ReactJS Web Parts Through SPFx

Deploying ReactJS Web Parts Through SPFx

In this article, I will show you how to package and deploy the web part to Office 365. Client-side web parts consist of bundled JavaScript, CSS, and other asset files. They also consist of a package of manifest information. read more
A Simple Guide to Setup your Mac Development Environment for SPFx

A Simple Guide to Setup your Mac Development Environment for SPFx

This guide will help you prepare your OSX or macOS development environment for developing solutions with the SharePoint Framework. The SharePoint Framework is a Page and Part model that enables fully supported client-side development, easy integration with the Microsoft Graph and support for open source tooling. read more
SharePoint Framework and Organizational Considerations

SharePoint Framework and Organizational Considerations

In this PnP Webcast, we concentrate on the governance and organizational considerations around SharePoint Framework solution development and deployment. This is more a discussion based webcast around the different aspects from customer, architect and developer perspective. What does the SharePoint Framework means for governance perspective and also what are... read more
Integrating Power BI with SharePoint Online

Integrating Power BI with SharePoint Online

This video teaches you how to create more efficient SharePoint list queries using Power BI Desktop as well as how to publish a Power BI report in SharePoint Online using the preview version of the Power BI web part for SharePoint Online. read more
Access Services will be retired from SharePoint Online

Access Services will be retired from SharePoint Online

Access Services for SharePoint Online will be discontinued in 2018. Microsoft no longer recommends Access Services for new apps and will stop creation of new Access-based apps in SharePoint Online starting June 2017 and shut down any remaining apps by April 2018. The main reason for the decision is... read more
How to audit employees in SharePoint Online and Office 365

How to audit employees in SharePoint Online and Office 365

Here is a nice ways on how to monitor your employees and see what they have been up to in SharePoint and Office 365. Luckily for you, there is a pretty robust reporting mechanism that exists in Office 365, that allows you to audit user behavior. The tool is... read more
Install The First Report Server in SharePoint Mode

Install The First Report Server in SharePoint Mode

The procedures in this topic guide you through a single server installation of Reporting Services in SharePoint mode. The steps include running the SQL Server installation wizard as well as configuration tasks that use SharePoint Central Administration. read more
How to debug your SharePoint Framework web part

How to debug your SharePoint Framework web part

With every new tool or framework, there is a learning curve. The best way of learning how the SharePoint Framework works is by reading the code and debugging it. This article focusses on how you can quickly debug your web part created with the SharePoint Framework. read more
Correctly reference images in SharePoint Framework solutions

Correctly reference images in SharePoint Framework solutions

When you try to reference images in your SharePoint Framework solution, all you see are broken images. With this one tweak, they will be working, just the way you expect them to. When building client-side web parts using the SharePoint Framework, the odds are high, that at some point... read more
Been with SharePoint for 5 years as a developer, what to do next?

Been with SharePoint for 5 years as a developer, what to do next?

I've recently had a good short conversation which a senior SharePoint developer, having worked more than 5 years in SharePoint area. He shared with me that he found SharePoint really challenging and really wanted to master it. It's pretty difficult to him to have deep understanding about SharePoint plus... read more
Decommission That Old Server (Move Extranet Service)

Decommission That Old Server (Move Extranet Service)

So you have an old Web Front End server. It has been a good 'un (as we say in the south) a real work horse, but for numerous different reasons, it is time to decommission the ole gal and get a new work horse in place. You are going... read more