SharePoint 2013 Workflows


Come see my Sessions at IT/Dev Connections in Vegas

Who Good day my SharePoint peeps. I certainly hope you are all doing well and enjoying this summer 2014. In fact if you are currently at Microsoft #WPC event in Washington DC, please lets connect before it ends.  With that out of the way, I [Fabian Williams] will be speaking […]


Gotcha on SharePoint Designer Workflows in App Step 26

Why write this post? A colleague of mine at work came at me with a problem with one of his Workflows he was authoring in SharePoint Designer 2013 (SPD) against #SharePoint 2013 Server On Premises.  Now before you say “… well that is what you get for using SPD”, he […]


SharePoint Saturday DC Chevy Chase 2014 Wrap Up

Today June 7th we had SharePoint Saturday DC in Chevy Chase Microsoft facility. I delivered a Session “The Evolution of Workflows in SharePoint 2013” with a focus on External Data using REST, JSON, the new HTTP Web Call and the Dictionary Object.  This post is to get all the assets […]


Answered: Leave request for SharePoint Office 365 Sample on MSDN 5

Précis So, I as a cure for insomnia, decided to troll the CODE.MSDN site for SharePoint Office 365 questions that interested me.  I found this request and figured it was something i could knock out, so i did. There was not much to go on interms of HARD requirements so […]


Why it pays to have Smart Friends to Encourage you

Why write this blog post? Sure its late and YES I could be rotting my brain away on the Idiot Box, but what started off as a Taunt by Ram turned out to consume my life for 2 days straight but with useful results, challenges that were overcome, and a […]


Come see my three session at SPLive360 in Orlando 1

What am I speaking on I am honored to be accepted to speak at this auspicious event led by co-Chairs Andrew Connell and Dan Holme this November 18th through 22nd, at the Royal Pacific Resort at Universal in Orlando, Florida. I will be delivering three sessions SPH14 Case Study: When […]


ACTUALLY RESOLVED: Unable to Create List using SharePoint 2013 REST API in SPD2013 29

Are you ready for this? Im never satisfied with the answer “No you cant do that”, not as a Developer 🙂 So, i began to read through some TechNet and MSDN articles for Workflow and found this Gem. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj822159.aspx The issue faced is with the SharePoint 2013 REST API in SharePoint […]


RESOLVED: Unable to Create List using SharePoint 2013 REST API in SPD2013 1

Summation Ill start this post out by saying that this is why i so LOVE the SharePoint Community. It is a true example of "many hands make light work”, first Jim Bob Howard @jbhoward one of my @PlanetTech work colleagues faced a problem, since it was a topic of interest […]


Using the Call HTTP Web Service REST Calls in SharePoint Online using SPD 10

Précis So I’ve had folks say that they still cant make the leap and get my examples to work in Office 365 SharePoint Online, so this post is to Prove out that IT can be done, there is no smoke and mirrors, I just wanted folks to take what I […]


SharePoint Saturday New York 2013 Wrap-up

Praises Year after year the organizers and volunteers that put on SharePoint Saturday New York City #spsnyc do an amazing job and the intensity and excellence keeps getting better year after year.  Fantastic Job Rebecca “Becky” I, Greg G, Jason G, Tasha S, Tom D, Brandon B, Casey S, and […]