SharePoint Online


Reminders and TakeAways for SharePoint Hybrid

Why write this Post Last Updated: December 9th 2014 While I do have some resources spread across the ‘Interwebs’ on Hybrid especially as I deliver sessions and webinars, I found myself with a unique opportunity as I prepare for my latest SharePoint Hybrid session coming up on December 15th 2014.  […]


Gotchas working with Azure VMs in Context of SharePoint 3

Précis This blog post will demonstrate some challenges I experienced while trying to set up Search Service Application (SA) in my SharePoint 2013 On Premises environment. My environment was build on the premise of Infrastructure As A Service (IAAS) using Windows Azure as my Hosting Environment. The trouble I faced […]


Going to TechEd.Interested in SharePoint.Hybrid.Yammer.Search.OneDrive 1

Yes, I wanted the Topic and URL to have all the Key Topic Areas around my Session. Cheesy, yes I know, but it gets the point across 🙂 Now for more serious stuff. What is TechEd & why you should care TechEd is a Microsoft Conference for ITPros and Developers […]


Game Plan for SharePoint Conference Session 330 and 313 1

What’s our Theme I have three sessions at SharePoint Conference 2014 and the overarching theme of my sessions and perhaps for the Conference will be centered around Cloud, Apps, and Hybrid.  Please visit this blog to see more details about my sessions, I am using this blog post to refine […]


Check out my SharePoint Conference 2014 Session Teaser 2

Movie Trailers and More for my SPC Sessions In the lead up to SharePoint Conference 2014 on March 3rd through 6th at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas session speakers are doing all they can to drum up excitement (rightfully so) for their sessions.  Keep up on all my session […]


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 […]


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 […]


Creating a SharePoint Timer Job using SharePoint Designer 2013 31

What do i really mean? Now that I have got your attention with that eye catching title of a SharePoint Timer Job in SharePoint Designer 2013, let me expand and qualify it.  So, what I will be doing exactly is Inspecting a List (a Task List actually) for Tasks that […]