SharePoint 2019 Install – Public Preview

Microsoft just released Public Preview of SharePoint 2019.  This is exciting to see the continued commitment by Microsoft to on-premise technologies.  This latest iteration of SharePoint is exciting of the promised hybrid deployment options where the decision isn’t just cloud… Continue Reading →

Automate Site Collection Creation – NO CODE

There have been many clients that have asked for ways to automate processes in SharePoint Online without the need to get developers involved. Some of the requests were; create site collections, create sub-sites, apply permissions to a specific list or… Continue Reading →

PowerShell script for getting ODFB shared files

I had a couple of requests to write a PowerShell script to be run against ODFB. The requirements are that it should find all the files that are shared and show the filename, who it was shared with, the path… Continue Reading →

Returning search results on behalf of another user using SharePoint CSOM

Introduction Hello. Among my travels I have had the opportunity to write a number of SharePoint provider-hosted Add-Ins (Apps) that take advantage of the awesome built-in search capabilities of SharePoint Online. The ability to easily search existing list and document… Continue Reading →

ODFB file Migration using ShareGate

O365 Ecosystem OneDrive for business is one of the most talked about parts of the O365 ecosystem and migration is one of the most requested subjects. We see clients every day that would like to move away from file shares… Continue Reading →

ODFB new experience

I wanted to take just a minute to explain what the setting for the new experience is in OneDrive for Business(ODFB). More importantly I hope this will help you to understand the benefit of this particular Modern UI. The setting… Continue Reading →

Teams, Groups and SharePoint managing relationships

Mashup This blog is meant to help clarify the relationship as it exists today, April 10th 2018, between parts that make up the Teams interface. Bear with me on this as it is meant to help ME clarify it in… Continue Reading →

Security Group sync for AD and SharePoint

The Ask Since there are no dynamic groups in AD I was tasked with creating a PowerShell script to sync the contents of an OU with a Security group. In this script, it will remove users from the group that… Continue Reading →

Sandbox code issue

Note: Sandbox solutions are deprecated in on-premise installations but the service can be turned on. It is not a Microsoft best practice however, some clients still elect to do so. Because they can this post may still have some relevance…. Continue Reading →

Upgrade Ramblings

Windows 10 Upgrade In the not too distant past I decided to upgrade to Windows 10 and had previously used WiDi with my TV. If you are not familiar with WiDi, it was an Intel based screen sharing protocol that… Continue Reading →

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