Monthly Archives: June 2012

Unable to create publishing site at root site collection in SharePoint Online

In SharePoint Online, when creating a root site collection with publishing site template the resulting outcome is an enterprise wiki site which obviously is not right. I should stress that this behaviour relates only to SharePoint Online part of Office365

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Importing Web Parts in SharePoint Online

In SharePoint Online, part of Office 365 offering, the way you import web parts is done differently than the traditional methods with on-premise SharePoint installations. The way SharePoint web parts are imported with on-premise versions is you simply navigate to

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Transforming SharePoint Announcement Display Form into News Article Style

When viewing a SharePoint list such as, announcements, the display form presents with two column table format and default colour style (see below). Whilst this looks ok and provides us with the right information but it looks like a record.

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SharePoint content migration with folders

Amongst many things to consider when carrying out SharePoint content migration is the folders within document libraries or lists. Whilst content within those folders such as, word, excel, pdf and other files carry the modified datestamp. It is also important

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