SharePoint 2013 Excel File Won’t Open in Browser

Ben SteginkSharePoint 2010, SharePoint 20131 Comment

SharePoint 2013 Excel File Won’t Open in Browser While I had this problem in SharePoint 2013, this could also apply to SharePoint 2010. Another detail to note, especially when you look at the screen shots, is this was SharePoint 2010 upgrade to 2013 and the visual upgrade hadn’t been performed yet. I’m honestly not sure if this happens with every … Read More

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

Ben Steginkpowershell0 Comments

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

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

Remove the Scroll Bar from a Custom SharePoint Web Part

Ben SteginkUncategorized4 Comments

Normally this should be pretty straight forward.  However, today I had a custom Silverlight web part that had the vertical scroll bar appear whenever I set it to a fixed height.  It wasn’t that the content was too large for the fix height, it just felt I needed the scroll bar and no matter how large I set the height, … Read More

SharePoint 2010 with Office 2013 Installed on Server

Ben SteginkUncategorized0 Comments

Just a quick blog post, if you have a SharePoint Development Server that you happen to have installed Office 2013 on, you may run into issues when installing a Cumulative Update.  I recently installed Office 2013 on my SharePoint 2010 Development Server.  Tonight I went to update to the February 2013 Cumulative Update for SharePoint 2010.  The installation worked just … Read More