I was hoping to use a Sharepoint blog with custom templates for showcasing products but it appears you cant’ “The Post Content Type used in Blogs (0x0110) can be changed, but the changes are not propagated to the list (as its AllowContentTypes is false).”
The Content Type Toolbar is a simple add-on that will enhance the use of SharePoint Content Types in large deployments. The use of content types in SharePoint 2007 has a number of benefits and businesses may spend a considerable amount of time planning and deploying content type to help support their business processes. Unfortunately, the … Continue reading Content Type Toolbar Web Part
Excellent step by step instructions here: http://techtrainingnotes.blogspot.com/2008/11/sharepoint-group-by-on-more-than-2.html
Create & calculated column and add the following formula: =INT(([Start Date]-DATE(YEAR([Start Date]),1,1)+(TEXT(WEEKDAY(DATE(YEAR([Start Date]),1,1)),”d”)))/7)+1
For lists and libraries with large numbers of items, users can access the items with a mix of views and search. The following are some suggestions for views that work well with an indexed column: Recently changed: To create a view of only the items that have changed in the past week, you can index … Continue reading Creating filtered views in Sharepoint
Sharepoint 2010 – Sneak Preview http://sharepoint.microsoft.com/2010/Sneak_Peek/Pages/Overview-Video.aspx
A good set of rules from K2underground: 1. Kerberos delegation should be configured for each of the following services: a. K2 server b. K2 workspace c. SharePoint â€“ Sites that will interact with K2 and also your Central admin site d. SQL reporting services e. SQL server 2. SPNs needed (you should always create SPNs … Continue reading K2 – General rules for configuring kerberos delegation
– You cannot reference a value in a row other than the current row (as opposed to Excel). – You cannot reference a value in another list or library. – You cannot reference lookup fields in a formula. – You cannot reference the ID of a row for a newly inserted row. The ID does … Continue reading Calculated column – some restrictions
You probably think this is going to be quite long winded & involve many IF statements, its actually pretty simple as I just found out. Create a ‘Calculated Column’ & for your formula add: =TEXT([YourDateField],â€mmmmâ€)
Get Week of the year: =DATE(YEAR([Start Time]),MONTH([Start Time]),DAY([Start Time]))+0.5-WEEKDAY(DATE(YEAR([Start Time]),MONTH([Start Time]),DAY([Start Time])),2)+1 First day of the week for a given date:=[Start Date]-WEEKDAY([Start Date])+1 Last day of the week for a given date: =[End Date]+7-WEEKDAY([End Date]) First day of the month for a given date: =DATEVALUE(â€1/â€&MONTH([Start Date])&â€/â€&YEAR([Start Date])) Last day of the month for a given … Continue reading Sharepoint Common Date Formulas For Calculated Columns
Many times during a project, you hit a requirement to have the ability to display an org chart on your SharePoint portal, and because there are many options to do this, it is difficult to know what approach is best for your particular scenario. Here is a quick way of developing an org chart that … Continue reading Creating an Org Chart using Visio 2007 and a SharePoint List
You can view PDF’s on your Sharepoint pages suprisingly easily using the CEWP. Add a CEWP & add the following code: The only dependency is that your clients will need Adobe Reader installed locally on their PC.
For publishing portals, you canâ€™t just replace default.aspx with your custom code, but you can change the URL to your default page: From the Top Level Site > Site Actions > Site Settings > Look and Feel > Welcome Page > Change the path to your custom page.
If you are receiving the error Cannot retrieve the information for application credential key. the problem is that the credentials could not be encrypted because no credential key has been established; to establish a credential key you must run STSADM -o setappassword -password After you have established a credential key to encrypt the logon identity … Continue reading Error: Cannot retrieve the information for application credential key