Monthly Archives: April 2013

Intranet Content & Utility

Product:  SharePoint 2007, 2010, 2013 ROI As the business users are already a captive audience of intranet users, I am more focused on providing utility from SharePoint (90%) versus the overall graphic design features (10%). Sometimes that additional 10% can … Continue reading

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SharePoint and WordPress Features Comparison

Updates [as of 2013-04-22] WordPress.org has 1,700+ themes available WordPress.org has plug-ins for content publishing workflows Scope of Comparison The scope of this comparison is the internal business environment where content usability is primary and presentation is secondary.  Why?  Because we don’t … Continue reading

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So You Want To “Lock Down” Content In SharePoint

Products:  SharePoint 2007, 2010, 2013, etc. The Question Does anyone know of a way to ‘Lock Down’ data stored in SharePoint so that it cannot be downloaded or saved to a stand alone station. Though it is a valid question, to … Continue reading

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Use Excel 2010 & SharePoint 2010 To Build An Interactive What-If Analysis Tool

Products:  Excel 2010, SharePoint 2010 The Challenge A client requested assistance in providing an interactive what-if analysis tool for their business users.   The tool consisted of a few variable fields and a final estimated cost field. The Environment The users had … Continue reading

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Display PDF File Within SharePoint Page

Products:  SharePoint 2007-2010, HTML The Challenge A client requested assistance with displaying a clickable PDF File within a SharePoint page.  The file consisted of a process workflow that contained clickable images that provided an intuitive experience for their users.  The requirement was to display … Continue reading

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Easily Display Any Image Map (.SWF) File In SharePoint

Products:  SharePoint InfoPath 2007-2010, TechSmith SnagIt The Challenge A client requested assistance with a clickable diagram (aka; image map) to provide an intuitive experience for their users.  The requirement was to have specific areas of the diagram clickable and mapped … Continue reading

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