I’m Speaking at JaxFISG on the Basics of PowerShell for SharePoint

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Basics of PowerShell for SharePoint

This coming Tuesday, November 3, I’ll be giving a presentation at the Jacksonville Florida IT Server Group (JaxFISG) on the Basics of PowerShell for SharePoint. We’ll go over some of the basics of getting started with PowerShell for SharePoint and time permitting look at a few more advanced topics around various task you can automate. I would love for you … Read More

Add InfoPath CSS to all Forms, Farm Wide

Ben Steginkpowershell, SharePoint 20130 Comments

I know…InfoPath is Dead, and then alive again, probably soon to die again, but there are still a lot of people that use it. This comes out of a fundamental problem with InfoPath forms in SharePoint and IE11. Multiline test boxes will wrap words right in the middle of the word rather than rolling words down to the next line. … Read More

I’m Speaking at Live! 360 on PowerShell and SharePoint

Ben Steginkoffice365, powershell, SharePoint 2013, Speaking0 Comments

I’ll be speaking at Live! 360 Orlando, November 16-20 with two sessions on PowerShell and SharePoint from an IT Pro perspective (although the session will have something for everyone). Unfortunately though, I’m not Chuck Norris, so I won’t be writing PowerShell on Windows NT 3.1. However, these will both be demo heavy sessions with nowhere near 50 or 60 slides … Read More

Microsoft Workflow Engine Error – SharePoint 2013

Ben SteginkSharePoint 20130 Comments

Working with a client the other day on some SharePoint 2013 workflows and we were getting an error trying to start them. Looking at the event log we were getting the error:

We did some searching but about the only solution we came up with was to re-install and reconfigure the workflow engine. We had previously installed Workflow Manager … Read More

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

SharePoint 2013 October 2014 Updates and Build Numbers

Ben SteginkSharePoint 20130 Comments

Better late than never, but here is my post on the October 2014 Public Updates and Cumulative Updates for SharePoint 2013. First off, before installing the proceeding all my pre-update build numbers are 15.0.4649.1000 with is the September 2014 CU. Your environment maybe be different based on your build number, so as you read then, whenever you see build number … Read More