All Posts by Mark Jones

Permission levels required to create a Survey in SharePoint

Permission levels required to create a Survey in SharePointThe permissions to create Surveys are controlled by SharePoint itself. By default SharePoint allows users with the “Contributor” right to create Surveys in a site (so any member of the SharePoint Site Members group will get this permission by default). Using enhanced quiz / survey features in SharePoint using […]

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Delegate Controls used by DocRead

Delegate Controls used by DocReadIf the DocRead ribbon is not shown on your SharePoint site after installing and attaching DocRead to a document library then you may have a customised master page that does not contain the delegate controls used by DocRead. To help to diagnose the problem is is the list of standard SharePoint […]

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Collab365 Conference – Everything you need to know!

Collab365 Conference – Everything you need to know!We are delighted to announce that on October 8th 2015 we will be running a 24-hour online, free conference along similar lines as SP24. Our conference this year will be an event driven by the community for the community. This time our focus will be Office 365 (including SharePoint, Exchange, Azure, Office Apps […]

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Error Loading Survey: You have already completed this survey

Error Loading Survey: You have already completed this surveyIf users are having problems accessing surveys attached to DocRead tasks and receive the following error: Please check that the survey has been created using the option “allow multiple responses” has been used as shown below:   If a user has already completed the survey or quiz for […]

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How to use the SharePoint Collect Signatures Workflow

How to use the SharePoint Collect Signatures WorkflowThe SharePoint Collect signatures Workflow allows you to insert signatures into Office documents, specifically Word, Excel and InfoPath and pass the document to a series of individuals so that more signatures can be collected and tasks completed. Depending on the nature of your organisation, approximately half of your […]

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Why no one reads your Intranet homepage​

Why no one reads your Intranet homepage​Not only is an un-engaging Intranet dull for your staff, it also represents a missed opportunity for cross-business communication and an underused investment. In order to get the best out of their SharePoint solution, administrators need to think creatively about how they might best invigorate their Intranet. Google Analytics […]

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RN17: DocRead & DocSurvey for SharePoint V2.7 (2.7.50112.1)

RN17: DocRead & DocSurvey for SharePoint V2.7 (2.7.50112.1)Please note: This is a historic release note and does not relate to the most recent version of the software available. Please visit our release note archive here to view a complete list of published release notes.12th January 2015 DocRead Three new reports were added Site Collection Dashboard: […]

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Five ways to improve internal communications in your organisation

​Five ways to improve internal communications in your organisationSpeak to the HR or Marketing department of most companies and they will tell you the importance they place on good internal communications. Every organisation values how it speaks to its own staff, and trumpets the methods it uses to give people a voice. Yet despite these best […]

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