The New OneDrive for Business – A Summary

Ben Steginkoffice365, SharePoint OnlineLeave a Comment

If you’re paid any attention at all to OneDrive for Business, you’ll have noticed a plethora of updates, announced on September 30, 2015, around the next version of it and what’s coming. Rather than a bunch of links, I figured I would provide a brief blog post containing all the resources and information I’ve seen today. The New OneDrive for … Read More

Adding a SharePoint OneNote Notebook to OneNote for Mac

Ben SteginkOffice, office36511 Comments

[2015-08-2015 Update]: I’ve been meaning to update this for a while…while the process below should still work, updates Microsoft has made to OneNote for Mac over the last few months now allow you to Open a Notebook from SharePoint which will work for open a OneNote Notebook from both SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013. [Original Post] So you want to … Read More

Office 365 Lync to Phone with AT&T North America?

Ben Steginkmisc, office365Leave a Comment

[Update 2014-06-23]: Just access my Office 365 Administration to make some changes and figured I would check up on this.  It looks like for now AT&T North America has been removed from the list of Lync-to-Phone Providers 🙁  For now I’ll stick with VOIP Connections and hope for a change sooner rather than later… [Update 2014-03-24]: Thanks to another post … Read More

Incoming Email Stuck in Drop Folder? PowerShell to the Rescue!

Ben SteginkpowershellLeave a Comment

I had a weird issue a few months back working with incoming email in SharePoint 2010. I went through the whole process of enabling incoming, setting up the proper connectors in Exchange, and creating a list with an incoming email address. Everything appeared to be configured and working properly. However, emails were getting stuck in the drop folder on my … Read More

Missing Content Search Web Part (CSWP) in Office 365

Ben Steginkoffice3652 Comments

Let me start of by clarifying what Microsoft has already published, the Content Search Web Part is only available in Office 365 Plans E3, E4, A3, A4, G3, G4, E3 for non-profits. See the FAQ here – http://blogs.office.com/b/office365tech/archive/2013/10/29/search-innovations-for-site-and-portal-design-in-sharepoint-online.aspx However, if you’re like me, you may have gone to a site to add the web part and not seen it even … Read More

SharePoint List REST Query filter contains

Ben SteginkUncategorized1 Comment

I was recently venturing into the world of SharePoint Development using REST. I wanted to do a query for list items containing a particular string, rather than just equals a string. I had some trouble coming up with the solution at the time (this was about 7 months ago) and just never got around to writing up a blog post. … Read More

SharePoint 2013 Prerequisite installer, Error with .NET 4.0 and Windows Server 2012

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This week I was building a SharePoint 2013 farm for a client. We were using the AutoSPInstaller (Awesome tool!). However, we got ourselves caught in an infinite loop. Essential, the installer would start, try to install the prerequisites, throw the errors: WARNING: 2013-08-07 18:19:01 – Error when enabling ASP.NET v4.0.30319 WARNING: 2013-08-07 18:19:01 – Error: The tool was unable to … Read More