Archive for April, 2009

SharePoint Saturdays

April 11, 2009

SharePoint Saturdays has been moving quickly through many US cities with lots of great presenters and discussions. Here are a list of some upcoming events: SharePoint Saturday Atlanta – April 18th, 2009 SharePoint Saturday San Francisco – April 25th, 2009 SharePoint Saturday DC – May 2nd, 2009 SharePoint Saturday Chicago – June 13th, 2009 SharePoint […]

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Admin Tool – SharePoint ULS Log Viewer

April 8, 2009

Recently while browsing CodePlex I came across a very useful tool that I wanted to bring to the attention to SharePoint administrators everywhere. The project is the SharePoint ULS Log Viewer which was built by Stefan Keir Gordon. Here is an overview taken from the CodePlex info: This is a WPF application powered by LINQ. […]

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Using Site Columns to Reuse Data

April 7, 2009

During my time with SharePoint I have encountered a number of requests where users want to be able to reuse data between sites. Using the DataView or Content Query Web Part (CQWP) is pretty easy since it supports connecting to lists on other sites, but it does not help for situations where the requirement is […]

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Impact of SharePoint Designer Free Distribution

April 4, 2009

This week it was announced that SharePoint Designer 2007 and future versions are now freely distributed. Announcement Download The developer community was quick to applaud the news since this is a useful tool, but I assume also because getting software purchases approved in the current economy is difficult at best even in stable companies. The […]

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