Category: SharePoint

More SharePoint Updates

Microsoft is readying new smarter SharePoint search capabilities, as well as several other new features for SharePoint users Microsoft officials previewed the company’s plans for its next set of SharePoint updates and features during the recent SharePoint Virtual Summit webcast. While Microsoft will continue to support its SharePoint Server on-premises users and will release a…

SharePoint Grows as an Intranet solution

SharePoint Emerges From Its Ugly Duckling Phase Two interesting observations from Microsoft’s May 17 SharePoint Virtual Summit: One was a quote from SharePoint VP Jeff Teper, “Intranets aren’t just a project for some people, it’s a career.” This was followed by a discussion about how people felt they could make a positive impact in their company by…

Latest updates to SharePoint and One Drive

The 2017 SharePoint Virtual Summit kicked off yesterday Few key points from the keynote presentation. First SharePoint is growing and growing fast. Now with over 100 million Office 365 users. Used by over 250K organisations including 85% of the Fortune 500 firms. On-Line is increasing in importance as over 60% of SharePoints seats are cloud based….

How to Protect Yourself From Ransomware

Look Out on Windows Computers As you must know by now a nasty form of malicious software known as ransomware has been making headlines after cybercriminals hijacked hundreds of thousands of computers worldwide, impacting the NHS and many others. Ransomware, which is often transmitted by email or web pop-ups, involves locking up people’s data and…

Microsoft Enhances SharePoint

Microsoft Enhances SharePoint Team News for Office 365 Users Microsoft announced a few SharePoint Online user experience improvements that are starting to arrive for Office 365 users. Yet another reason to use SharePoint as your business foundation. Microsoft keeps making it better. Many of the user experience improvements promised by Microsoft at its May 4 launch…

Business still stuck with older version of Microsoft Windows

According to the Spiceworks 2017 OS Adoption Trends survey, released Monday, some 52% of businesses are still running at least one instance of Windows XP, despite support for the OS ending on April 8, 2014. The survey also noted that 9% of businesses are still running at least one instance of Windows Vista, which will lose…

What is Microsoft SharePoint?

We get asked this question all the time. ‘What is SharePoint and what can you do with it’? In a number of Blog posts we try to explain what SharePoint is, what you can do with SharePoint and shine some light on the different versions of Microsoft SharePoint. So first just what is SharePoint? Over three quarters…

SharePoint – Embed a Link to a Document onto a SharePoint Page

  Embed a Link to a Document onto a SharePoint Page Sometimes it is useful to embed a view of a document on your page directly to get the greatest exposure to the document. Embedding Word and PowerPoint documents with SharePoint Upload your document into a document library Click on the Ellipsis to pull up…

SharePoint – Creating a Link in a Document Library

  Creating a Link in a Document Library Document libraries are great places for storing many different documents associated with collaboration tasks where we need to centralise information in a single place for a team to review. However, there are time when information is useful to a project, but is not something that can be…

Office 365 – Going with the Flow

  Office 365 – Going with the Flow:- You may have seen this App among the selection of Apps available within your Office 365 account and wondered what is all about. Well if you Google it you may find a description like this “Flow is different. It sits across the Microsoft cloud platform and has…