I recently had to build a quick “scroll to top” function for our Staff Directory web part to solve a problem of the dynamically loading user profiles displaying out of view when users were scrolled too far down the page. In typical SharePoint fashion, what initially seemed like a 2 minute task turned into a … Continue reading Coding a simple ‘scroll to top’ for SharePoint 2010
The OneDrive Blog is reporting that Microsoft is increasing its OneDrive storage plans. You will now get 15GB free, or 1 TB if you’re an Office 365 subscriber. That’s a massive increase for Office 365 Home, Office 365 Personal, and Office 365 University users, who previously had only 20 GB of storage. According to Jevon … Continue reading Microsoft increases your OneDrive storage by 5,000 percent
On July 1, 2014, Microsoft will be retiring the following SharePoint Online plans: SharePoint Plan 1 w/ Yammer SharePoint Plan 2 w/ Yammer Office Online w/ SharePoint Plan 1 Office Online w/ SharePoint Plan 2 The corresponding Academic and Government plans will also be retired. The blog post about the changes explains: Both new and … Continue reading Microsoft streamlines SharePoint Online pricing plans
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So I upgraded to Windows 8 the other day (which I’m really loving so far) but the upgrade broke SharePoint’s user profile service application. I have SharePoint 2010 installed locally on my Windows-7-now-Windows-8-PC for development purposes. The Problem There were a variety of symptoms that I won’t list in detail here but basically I couldn’t … Continue reading SharePoint User Profile Service not working after Windows 8 upgrade
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