Tag Archives for SharePoint 2013

Dynamic SharePoint Graphical Inventory using Visio Viewer

Written by: Ricardo Palhano Subscribe to this Author's RSS feed

Dynamic SharePoint Graphical Inventory using Visio Viewer In this post we will create a Visio diagram with data shapes linked to multiple SharePoint lists.  We will then display the Visio floorplan diagram in a SharePoint inventory dashboard. 1. We start with multiple lists containing various different inventories. In this example we have different lists to manage […]

Dynamic SharePoint List Dashboard using Excel Viewer

Written by: Ricardo Palhano Subscribe to this Author's RSS feed

Dynamic SharePoint List View Dashboard with Excel Viewer This post will cover how to create an Excel Dashboard inside of a SharePoint list or library view, using the Excel Viewer web part and an Excel sheet linked to your list or library.  The Excel sheet will use pivot charts and tables to display the data we want […]

Knowledge Base Dashboard with SharePoint Content Query and Search

Written by: Ricardo Palhano Subscribe to this Author's RSS feed

Initial Setup for a Knowledge Base 1. We start with a set of documents for our Knowledge Base.  They are in a new Content Type and we have added in some fields to make it easier to organize and search. 2. We can create views to try and organize this library, but there are alternatives that can […]

Why We Choose SharePoint

Written by: Christopher Lincoln Subscribe to this Author's RSS feed

For nearly a decade, experts in our Collaboration practice have developed SharePoint solutions internally and for our customers. Whether developing a content management system, building intranets, or managing infrastructures to enhance efficiencies, SharePoint’s dynamic capabilities have enabled us to work with customers to increase their return on investments. The following are key points to consider […]

Creating a Document Rollup Using SharePoint 2013 Search

Written by: Johnny Bouder Subscribe to this Author's RSS feed

One of the most powerful (and most overlooked) features in SharePoint 2013 is SharePoint Search. Unfortunately, few people realize just how powerful it can be. I suspect that this is because most people just envision a search box and search results when, in fact, is that there is so much potential with SharePoint Search–huge potential […]

SharePoint Limitations & Solutions [Video]

Written by: Allison Lee Subscribe to this Author's RSS feed

Though you might be brimming with excitement from our last Metrostar Minute on Top 5 SharePoint Capabilities, we would be lying if we said that there weren’t some limitations to SharePoint. Prior to any large-scale implementation, for example, we advise that you have a well-planned governance and taxonomy of your digital properties to prevent hiccups in the future. […]

Hiding SharePoint 2013 Form Fields based on Permissions

Written by: Johnny Bouder Subscribe to this Author's RSS feed

In a previous post, I explained how you could use a new feature in SharePoint 2013 called Client Side Rendering (CSR) to color code a list view. Using that same methodology, I’ll be going over how you can easily hide a form field based on SharePoint permissions…another one of those things that I’m always asked […]

Top 5 Capabilities of SharePoint [Video]

Written by: Allison Lee Subscribe to this Author's RSS feed

SharePoint has become an essential tool for organizations (like ours) looking to organize, store, and share information from anyplace, anytime. Already, 80 percent of Fortune 500 companies use SharePoint software for document management. With its easy-to-use and customizable interface, the software has helped teams boost their productivity. Among its many powerful capabilities, below are our […]

Color Coding a SharePoint 2013 List View the Right Way

Written by: Johnny Bouder Subscribe to this Author's RSS feed

In this post, I’ll quickly go over how you can very easily customize an out of the box SharePoint 2013 List View using a lesser-known feature called Client Side Rendering (CSR). CSR basically provides a way of customizing List Views, Forms, Fields, and Search Results using nothing but HTML, JavaScript, and CSS. For this example […]

SharePoint 404 error Site Collection Corrupted (error 0x80070003), How to Delete

Written by: Ricardo Palhano Subscribe to this Author's RSS feed

SharePoint 404 error Site Collection Corrupted (error 0x80070003) How to Delete Previously we took a look at a possible cause of a 404 error in SharePoint after a content database restoration. This time we have determined that the site collection is corrupt, and we don’t have any backups (you should always have backups).  Another scenario […]