View in File Explorer now available in Microsoft Edge

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As of August 17, 2021 Microsoft has stopped support for the Internet Explorer 11 (IE 11) for Microsoft 365 apps and services. As a result, Microsoft recommends using the OneDrive sync app to sync SharePoint files with your computer, rather than using View in File Explorer feature in IE11. But In some special cases, still some customers asks […]

SharePoint Access Token using Postman

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There are lots of ways to fetch an update the SharePoint resources. Today, I am going to provide you a way to access the SharePoint resources using an access token using Postman. Postman This is a developer friendly tool for handling REST API from any platform. If you are new to the SharePoint REST APIs, […]

Power Platform – GitHub Connector

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The Power Platform is not having a connector for GitHub. Using this connector, user can create a GitHub repo, create a pull request, merge a pull request and , compare commits, trigger a GitHub actions workflow and much more from Power Apps and Power Automate. The GitHub connector works perfectly with the GitHub Actions for Power […]

SharePoint Spaces

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SharePoint spaces is a web-based, immersive platform, which lets you create and share, secure and extensible mixed reality experiences.  Building a space is a lot like building a modern site — that is, you create the space and choose options such as structure, background, and theme. Add web parts for your 3D objects, 360° images and videos, 2D images […]

Import Info Path form to the SharePoint Online

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How to Export and then Import Info Path form in SharePoint Online? While I was working with the project for one of my client. I got a requirement to make Info Path form work with the SharePoint Online. As you all may know that Info Path forms are bit tricky unless you have good understanding […]

Comparison between SharePoint Hosted and Provider Hosted App

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During my sessions related to the share point I asked the students to define the difference between SharePoint Hosted App and Provider Hosted app. They provide some fundamental differences but no one is able to give proper answer. So here I am providing a list of differences from the user/client perspective so that you can […]

Is it necessary to check out a document in SharePoint ?

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Is it necessary to check out a document in SharePoint ? As you man know, there is a concept of Co-authoring in SharePoint. It allows multiple users to work on the same document simultaneously. The concept of check-in/check-out is a total opposite of co-authoring. In this post, I would like to explain what it is […]

You cannot start the SharePoint Administration Service

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To work around this problem, configure the computer so that the network does not retrieve trusted and untrusted CTLs. To do this, use one of the following methods: Method 1  Validate that boundary firewalls, router access rules, and downstream proxy servers enable systems that have update 2677070 installed to contact Microsoft Update. For more information about […]

Top 10 SharePoint 2010 Configuration Mistakes — and How to Fix Them

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Microsoft SharePoint 2010 is a complicated beast, with more knobs and levels than you can shake a stick at. It’s no wonder we get some of them wrong from time to time. Over the past year and a half of installing SharePoint 2010, I’ve seen quite a few configuration mistakes, mostly at my own hands. […]

SharePoint: Optimize your development Environment

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SharePoint 2013 demands more resources – especially more memory. When we need to setup a SharePoint 2013 environment we can optimize resource usage in the development server by provisioning/configuring required services as well as following some other guidelines listed in this post. Search Service Applications Search Service is EXTREMELY resource hungry. noderunner process (Search Service […]