Category: SharePoint Online

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…

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…

SharePoint – Chart Web Part

  SharePoint Chart Web Part:- One of the Out of the Box features of SharePoint is a Web Part for Charting. Adding this to a Page or Library will enable you to connect the Web Part to a data source either inside SharePoint or Remotely.     To add the Chart Web Part insert, the…

SharePoint – Document Co-Authoring

  Co-Authoring a document in SharePoint Online:- Have you ever been under pressure to complete a document, spread sheet, or presentation where you need other people to add content to the document in order to finish the task. In the past this would have been a nightmare because you would have had to circulate the…

Office 365 – Pin App to the Task Bar

Pin an App to the task bar in Office 365:- A neat and simple trick in O 365 is to be Pin an application to the task bar so that you can easily navigate between applications with one click. To achieve this, click the blue box with all the squares to the left of the…

SharePoint Online MobileExcelWebAccess Feature – Unable to create site using custom template

If you receive this error message whilst trying to create a new site using a custom template in SharePoint Online:- Error: MobileExcelWebAccess Feature e995e28b-9ba8-4668-9933-cf5c146d7a9f Not activated You can follow the procedure below to fix the issue. *** Please note that Microsoft is aware of the issue, but as yet don’t have a resolution for it….

Adding a mini news feed to your SharePoint page

Adding a mini news feed (for example in a sidebar) to your SharePoint page is incredibly easy, and can be achieved using a custom list and a Content Query web part. First off, let’s create the list. Go to the site on which you want to display the news feed, and create a Custom List…