Microsoft HQ – here we come!

Microsoft HQ – here we come! The Collab365 Summit (10-12th May 2016) promises to be one of my most exciting ventures so far. I’m finally going to tick off an item on my ‘bucket list’ that I was beginning to think I would never achieve – a trip to Microsoft Campus in Redmond!I’ve worked with […]

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Issues with using SharePoint 2010 for Records Management

Issues with using SharePoint 2010 for Records ManagementAlthough SharePoint 2010 has improved as a record management solution it still introduces challenges to organizations that are heavily regulated by governments and governing bodies. For example, in the UK the Freedom of Information Act 2000 resulted in a working ‘Code or Practice’ governing how records need to […]

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The SharePoint-Community.net statistics

The SharePoint-Community.net statisticsBack in February 2013 I joined forces with a few other SharePoint people (such as Vlad Catrinescu and Wendy Neal), to create a brand new community site for SharePoint. The main purpose for SharePoint-Community.net was to provide an on-line social network that was focused solely on the subject of SharePoint. We not only wanted […]

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Managing SP24 – A sneak peak behind the scenes

Managing SP24 – A sneak peak behind the scenesThis post is part of a series of posts about the SP24 Virtual SharePoint Conference:An SP24 Adventure – The ideaAn SP24 Adventure – Putting it all togetherAn SP24 Adventure – The big dayAn SP24 Adventure – After its all doneAn SP24 Adventure – The thank you’sManaging SP24 […]

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Types of audiences that can be used by DocRead

Note: The information in this post relates to DocRead for on-premises SharePoint only. DocRead uses the SharePoint API to get the list of users that have been assigned to a DocRead audience. Because of limitations with this API DocRead audiences can only contain individual windows users, SharePoint Groups, ASP.Net roles, standard Windows security groups and SharePoint audiences. […]

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Why can’t the “Domain Users” AD group be used in a DocRead audience

Why can’t the “Domain Users” AD group be used in a DocRead audienceNote: The information in this post relates to DocRead for on-premises SharePoint only. DocRead uses the SharePoint API to identify the members of SharePoint and Active Directory (AD) groups (more specifically we use the SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup method), unfortunately this API does not seem to support the “Domain Users” AD group […]

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