Category Archives: Lists

Synchronize Excel Data With SharePoint List

Versions:  SharePoint 2007, 2010 & 2013 The 2-way sync with Excel was there in SP2007 via an Add-In https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb462636%28office.11%29.aspx?f=255&MSPPError=-2147217396 http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=9345 The 2-way sync with Excel was allowed in SP2010 again w/SP2007 Add-In http://itblog.wolthaus.net/2012/03/synchronize-excel-2010-with-sharepoint-2010-list/ The 2-way sync with Excel was allowed in SP2013 … Continue reading

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Where’s the SharePoint 2013 Datasheet View

Versions:  SharePoint 2013 In SharePoint 2013, the Datasheet view was replaced with the new Quick Edit option which works now in all browsers (since it is no longer using ActiveX). However, the new Quick Edit mode does not support all … Continue reading

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Image Slideshow (Post 2 of 2)

SharePoint Versions: All SharePoint Tools: SharePoint Designer / Data View Web Part In the prior post, we walked through the steps to construct the slideshow using basic HTML and JavaScript. We also included a Query String which will prove helpful in this … Continue reading

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Image Slideshow Using HTML & JavaScript (Post 1 of 2)

SharePoint: All Versions SharePoint Tools: SharePoint Designer / Data View Web Part The most concise feature for presenting multiple slideshow images at the click of a button outside of purchasing a 3rd party slideshow web part. NOTE: “The Basics” section … Continue reading

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Office 365 Managed Metadata Navigation

Products:  Office 365 (SharePoint Online) Big Idea “People resort to Search when Navigation Fails” … as Search wastes excessive time & money, let’s plan up front to provide a flawless Navigation process for the short-term and the means to scale the terms and hierarchy … Continue reading

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Add SharePoint Calculated Column to Manage View Grouping

Products: SharePoint 2007, 2010, 2013 Client Requirements:  Request List Each request entry, upon entry, will default to a Status value of  ‘Planning’ The Status values will resemble the process steps Display the request entries in the order of the process steps.  For example . … Continue reading

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Publish Parent Site List View For Use Across Sub-Sites (aka; Web Part Site Gallery)

Products: SharePoint Designer 2010 Requirements Announcements list resides on the top-level parent Enterprise site Announcements list managed in a central location by Site Owners and Content Editors Show a subset of the Announcements on other sub-sites that may be related … Continue reading

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