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Mailto Equivalent for Outlook Web Apps To Create New Email Pop ups

Searching about trying to find if there was an equivilant mailto: for creating new emails in Outlook Web Apps – could we find anything! Nope! After some investigating we found out that is you add the following AFTER you OWA … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2013 High Res Logos

After a few people including myself finding it hard to find a decent SharePoint 2013 logo, I decided to create one myself. http://www.mediafire.com/?i5f5tzjrdasvawa What’s included in the ZIP is the following – Fireworks PNG, Photoshop PSD and an Illustrator AI … Continue reading

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10 ideas for your new SharePoint 2010 intranet!

So your SharePoint intranet is branded, now time for the content? Here’s some ideas.. Over the last few years we have developed a host of different intranets. From the socially focused ones to the business focused and there in-between. Recently … Continue reading

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Picking your users brains.. not literally

Launching a SharePoint intranet & the branding is done? what do your users actually want? That’s the hard part.. “I don’t know what I want but when I see it I will know” Now is the time to explode! We … Continue reading

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SharePoint Saturday: Slide Deck : Giving your SharePoint site a new lick of paint

On SharePoint Saturday I presented my session on SharePoint Saturday – Giving your SharePoint site a new lick of paint – and as promised here is my slide deck from the session. SharePoint Saturday – Giving your SharePoint site a … Continue reading

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PinkPetrol SharePoint 2010 Master Page & Styles

After my recent presentations at both SharePoint Saturday UK and SharePoint User Group UK, I have decided it would be a good idea and great help to people to release the ‘this is what I prepared earlier’ files including styles, … Continue reading

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Making the SharePoint 2010 Ribbon scroll like a normal site!

So Microsoft decided to dock/stick/fix the ribbon to the top of the page like so. Whilst in my session I covered how to make this scroll and gain a lot of questions – Why did they do this? and what … Continue reading

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SharePoint Saturday – My Day, My Session, My Verdict

On Saturday 2nd October the UK saw its first SharePoint Saturday event and what an event it was. I want to be completely honest in my post because I feel that is important for the future events and so that … Continue reading

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Top 20 Examples of Creative Search Areas within SharePoint

Continuing with the series of my SharePoint Top 20, I now bring you Top 20 Examples of Creative Search Areas within SharePoint. So let the showcase begin…. 1. WesTrac Cat I am a keen fan of gradients which can work really … Continue reading

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SharePoint Saturday – October 2nd 2010

On Saturday 2nd October 2010 the first ‘SharePoint Saturday’ event comes to the UK! It’s based in Birmingham at the NEC (details here), it’s all day and guess what? It’s free, so before you carry on reading – sign up … Continue reading

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