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SharePoint Saturday UK wrap-up

December 03, 2014

 

The past weekend I went to the my second SharePoint Saturday UK. This year I was also presenting about how to take your display template skills to the next level. Apart from the wifi at the venue, everything was great. I heard that some speakers could not do their demo's due to the internet connection....

 

Now that Delve is out, it is time to do some experiments with it. One of the things I wanted to test is if you can visualize results from Office Graph in your SharePoint search center. You can of course query data on the Delve page itself, but most of our users always go to...

 

During the development for my proof of concept mail app, I needed to know in which context my app was running. By default you have the option to set the startpage for the desktop, tablet or mobile view (Set up a mail app for Outlook on tablets and mobile devices), but you do not have...

The new BIWUG website is live

September 05, 2014

 

Today I launched the new design of the BIWUG website and the great thing is, it just runs on SharePoint public website of Office365. Which was quite challenging, because you do not have all the features available which you have in a normal publishing site. A couple of thing have been changed: Our name is...

 

For one of our company events later this month, I developed a demo OWA app which could add attachments to a mail. I used the following MSDN article to achieve this: Add and remove attachments to an item in a compose form in Outlook. In the article they give a good overview, but there is...

 

Today I saw a lag in the loading of the new suite bar colors on one of my SharePoint site in Office 365. The suite bar uses the O365ShellCore.css to do the styling. It turns out that when you apply a composed look to your site, the new colors are set by a new theme...