My older blog posts are still available in SharePoint Blues. I’ll list them here. SharePoint 2013 SP1 Installation Stopped-extension-dll-exceptions in User Profile Sync Configuring SharePoint 2013 Host Named Site Collections and Apps Host Debugging SharePoint 2010 Server Search Crawler With Fiddler2 SharePoint Certificate errors Publishing cross farm Managed Metadata in cross forest environment with one…Continue reading My older blog posts
Have you ever had a situation where you have to wait on you computer for a ticket to appear in monitoring system, a message to arrive or anything similar? It can be annoying and you might loose your focus when you have to regularly check the system for new events. I faced this same situation,…Continue reading Automatic alarm based on changes on screen
In SharePoint Online we are quite used to the fact that custom scripts are denied by default in SharePoint. You can allow custom scripts by using PowerShell (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/allow-or-prevent-custom-script). Usually you realize this when you run into permission issues, missing libraries or features or migration errors. It looks like Microsoft has added this same feature to…Continue reading SharePoint 2019 (and 2016) DenyAddAndCustomizePages
There is a lot of commercial PDF converters available for SharePoint that can automatically convert SharePoint documents to PDF format, but there is also an free and fairly simple way to do that. The key is using Word Automation service, PowerPoint Automation service and PowerShell. You can use i.e. Windows task manager, if you want…Continue reading Converting SharePoint documents to PDF by PowerShell, for free!
Organisations usually have tons of Word documents made by using a template. If this template is later changed, you need to update all existing documents somehow. I faced this issue when migrating from SharePoint onprem to SharePoint Online, and the document template was using SharePoint Column data in document headers. All the document headers were…Continue reading Update Word document to a new document template by using PowerShell