Archive for 'Information' Category

Useful Javascript Functions and objects in SharePoint – Part 1

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Sunday, February 19, 2012

SharePoint has a huge set of javascript functions and objects which are defined in essential SharePoint javascript files like init.js, core.js, forms.js etc. These files are necessary for SharePoint to function properly. There is no reason to reinvent the wheel by writing your own javascript function for something which is already provided by these core […]

Share

Continuous Integration of SharePoint Project by using TFS

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Friday, August 26, 2011

SharePoint projects are some what special in the way they use assemblies and some time it is very difficult to setup your TFS build process for continuous integration. Today, SharePoint Developer Team has published an excellent step-by-step process to properly setup your TFS Build Process for SharePoint Projects. You can read the article here This article guides […]

Share

SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 1 is out!

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Today Microsoft has released the much awaited Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2010 along with Office 2010.  Along with many bug fixes and minor updates, here is a quick list of new functionality which SP1 will add in your SharePoint environment:   For video display, you will now be able to select a frame as […]

Share

HTML Field Control versus Content Editor Web Part

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Sunday, April 3, 2011

Normally, people feel strong temptation to use Content Editor Web Part (CEWP) whenever they need to display HTML content on a SharePoint page. There is nothing wrong in using CEWP as far as you know when to use it and what are the alternatives. Most of the time CEWP performs as needed but there are some scenarios where we […]

Share

Find duplicate items in SharePoint

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Here is a quick and simple way to find duplicates for SharePoint documents.

Share

What is Sharepoint\System account?

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Sunday, September 5, 2010

This article demystifies SHAREPOINT\System. It describes what it is and how it is used.

Share

How to hide User Name from SharePoint Lists

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Thursday, August 12, 2010

Here is a quickest way to Hide Created By, Modified By User names from the SharePoint List, Document Library, Survey etc.

Share

What is ECM and how it relates to SharePoint?

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Thursday, August 5, 2010

Here is the simplest and quick explanation of what is ECM (Enterprise Content Management) system is and how it relates to SharePoint.

Share

SharePoint 2010 Administration Toolkit V1 is released

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Monday, August 2, 2010

Here is the link to download the SharePoint 2010 Administration Toolkit 2010 V1. It enables you to better manage User Profiles Data, reduce security vulnerabilities, CMIS connection, Load Test SharePoint Foundation from Visual Studio Team System (VSTS) 2008

Share

Powershell script to enable Sandbox solution on Domain Controller

By Namwar Rizvi - Last updated: Monday, July 26, 2010

Here is the quick Powershell script to enable Sandbox solution on Domain Controller

Share