Peng Zhang on July 11th, 2014

I will be attending these sessions. Session Interested Time Location Level Track SpeakerName Company Designing for a SharePoint Provider Hosted App Selected 09:00-10:15 Development MPR 2 Roy Kim How to Balance Security and Usability for Single Sign-On in Your Extranet Selected 10:30-11:45 Case Study Boardroom 35 200 IT Pro, Developer, End-User, Business Peter Carson (MVP) [...]

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Peng Zhang on February 3rd, 2014

Here are some observations about the personal site collection (my site) created for each user: By default, you cannot activate the Server Publishing feature, because of an error to the effect that there is already a “Documents” library, and the message suggests deleting the document library, but that document library has no “delete this list” [...]

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Peng Zhang on February 3rd, 2014

Sharepoint my site host is a site collection where users will come to when they click the “About me” link from the Welcome drop down. Specifically, users come to the person.aspx page of the my site host site collection. From there, users can click links that will bring them to their own personal site collection. [...]

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Peng Zhang on June 26th, 2012

The server control Sharepoint:FieldDescription does not render the description on a DispForm.aspx page when the ControlMode is set to “display”, despite the fact that the design view in Sharepoint Designer does show the description of the field. But when the controlMode is set to “Edit” or “New”, the field description content does get rendered on [...]

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Peng Zhang on June 20th, 2012

Was researching options for Salesforce and Sharepoint integration. Here is what I find: For Sharepoint 2007, use BDC, here is a great article on a walkthrough of implementing an integration; and a pdf document about it hereĀ  Integrating-SalesForce-with-SharePoint-2007-via-the-Business-Data-Catalog; For Sharepoint 2010, use BCS; For easier integration, AvePoint has a tool called DocAve for Salesforce.  

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Peng Zhang on February 15th, 2012

I encountered a Sharepoint security oddity with a document library. Basically, a user who does not have permission to access a folder within a document library can actually view the folder when he/she uses a particular link format. Note that it is using windows.open to open a window on a folder. See the different link [...]

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