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jQuery Random Quote Viewer

Posted by on December 30, 2009 at 10:38 am
jQuery Random Quote Viewer

While doing some housekeeping recently on my personal site I was tinkering around with a pre-jQuery ajax enabled web part I had written to display random quotes from a SharePoint list on the site. The code was pretty ugly so I decided to adapt the web service call to use jQuery instead in line with […]

Using jQuery to Update an Item Without A Form

Posted by on June 15, 2009 at 11:34 am

I have been investigating jQuery for about six months now. There are some great examples of it out on the Internet through sources like Paul Grenier’s “jQuery for Everyone” series on End User SharePoint as well as Jan Tielen’s blog. Most of the examples I have seen relate to using it to change style and […]

SharePoint Quota Management

Posted by on June 1, 2009 at 11:00 am

SharePoint ships with a decent set of Quota Management tools. Many of the people I talk to are not familiar with the tools because they do not believe they need quotas. I think the tools offer valuable information that can be used to help maintain a well run farm even if strict quota management is […]

Supporting Multiple Active Directory Domains

Posted by on May 28, 2009 at 2:12 pm

In many environments there is more than one Active Directory forest with users that need access to the SharePoint farm. Setting up support for users on multiple domains is pretty easy and can provide new collaborative features for users throughout the extended organization. Trust RelationshipThe only prerequisite is that there has to be a trust […]

Resolving the MySite File Exists Error

Posted by on April 24, 2009 at 9:29 am

I have seen this error come up a few times, and reported frequently on the MSDN/TechNet Forums. Once the problem is understood, it is fairly easy to correct. There are a few different pieces that come into play when a user clicks on the My Site link at the top of a MOSS page. The […]

SharePoint Active Directory Migrations: Users and Servers

Posted by on March 30, 2009 at 7:30 am

I have been hearing more and more questions recently about Active Directory migrations with relation to SharePoint deployments. It could be from some organizational changes, or because business managers just like to keep people busy. When I had to go through this process during the summer of 2008 I found much less information that I […]