SharePoint 2013: The Premier Content Management System

In a previous post I defined Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 as “The Collaboration Destination” business users access to interact with a “Single … [Read more...]

What is SharePoint? [Infograph]

Organizations are using SharePoint 2013 as a web-based platform that makes it easy to conduct business online. Consistent with Microsoft’s branding, … [Read more...]

What is SharePoint?

If you work in an environment that runs on Microsoft  SharePoint, you might feel like the answers to your questions are somewhat predictable. Where … [Read more...]

InfoPath Forms Stay: New SharePoint 2016 Forms Delayed

Microsoft's plans to transition from InfoPath forms to new generation forms technology for SharePoint Server 2016 and SharePoint Online have been … [Read more...]

A Tale of Three Pages in SharePoint 2013

An important decision that SharePoint 2013 administrators need to make when planning and implementing a Web Content Management (WCM) system is which … [Read more...]

Top 20 Microsoft Classes – Are You Up to Speed?

As the year if halfway gone, and you are evaluating the remainder of your plans for training, I wanted to share with you the most recent list of Top … [Read more...]

Efficiently Manage Small Projects with SharePoint 2013

The new Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Project Site template allows users to easily create a dedicated site to manage a new project. This kind of site … [Read more...]

Dashboards in SharePoint 2013 using the Excel Web Access Web Part

You can easily display Microsoft Excel charts and tables using the Excel Web Access Web Part in Microsoft SharePoint 2013. This enables decision … [Read more...]

SharePoint 2013 AppCentricity

Of the many changes to the 2013 version of SharePoint Server, one stands out absolutely. The most radical change SharePoint users will experience is … [Read more...]

Moving Documents Using the “Drag and Drop” Feature in SharePoint 2013

The “Drag and Drop” feature is one of the greatest new features in Microsoft SharePoint 2013. You can use this feature when moving one or more … [Read more...]

SharePoint 2013’s New Office Apps Architecture

Almost everyone who implements Microsoft SharePoint 2010 loves the capability of editing Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents right in the browser … [Read more...]

Accessing SharePoint Data and Libraries

Once data has been added to your SharePoint Libraries and Lists, it would be convenient to access and manage this information using familiar tools … [Read more...]

Why Your Business Organization Needs SharePoint

As more and more business organizations are working with employees that may not be in the same location, streamlined communication is essential in … [Read more...]

Working with a SharePoint Library

One of Directions Training’s Microsoft Technical training experts wanted you to know… Working with libraries in Microsoft SharePoint can be as easy … [Read more...]

Default Sequence Value for the SmallSearchInputBox MS SharePoint 2010

I’ve been tampering with the SmallSearchInputBox control in Microsoft SharePoint 2010. Well, not directly. I’ve been working to replace the default … [Read more...]

SharePoint 2010 Development Patterns and Practices

If you need to write some code for Microsoft SharePoint, you might wonder how to go about it. To help you get started, here are three useful … [Read more...]

Building a SharePoint 2010 Development Environment

One of the most common questions asked of me in my SharePoint developer classes is “How do I create a development environment for Microsoft SharePoint … [Read more...]

SharePoint 2010 Learning Paths

I wanted to take a few minutes to outline the learning paths for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 that we have available here at IT training specialists, … [Read more...]

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Insights Conference

Coming to Chicago Insights 2010 TURBOCHARGE Your Business with Microsoft SharePoint 2010! March 2, 2010; 8:30am - 2pm (CST) Better insights and … [Read more...]