Display templates can only be stored in several places of SharePoint to get loaded. I was wondering if I will be able to inject this mechanism or if I will be able to provide a display template directly out of a provider hosted app.
The first thing when I start a new branding project I first make myself familiar with the fonts I want to use. This is because I want to see how they work on some basic text elements an if the text is readable. In general the overall typography is the most important factor to success […]
What are the challenges we are facing in the future and how can we address a consistent user experience throughout SharePoint, Apps and Office. I think we should find new ways to establish a solid system based on design systems and DRY (Don’t repeat yourself)
Mark Anderson published today an article on his blog concerning an issue that currently exists in Office 365 and is called “Office 365 Update Changes ‘Display Name’ on Required Fields”. In this article he described that the rendering of fields recently have been changed in Office 365. I will take a look what can be done to solve this probably.
Recently, while I was working on a solution that works with attachments of list items, I accidentally discovered a faster way to add attachments to a list item. This option is hidden in the ribbon and allows to add attachments directly from the list view.
One big prejudice is that SharePoint is not capable to produce clean HTML output via the rich text editor. This was somewhat true with the previous versions of SharePoint. In SharePoint 2013 this has improved and can output all basic text elements without any additional style sheet classes. How is this possible? By using the […]
In most of my projects I had the requirement of storing additional data to SharePoint User. For these scenarios SharePoint user profiles match best because they are flexible and easy to extend with a lot of different data types.
In this article I show a fast and flexible way to import data to SharePoint Online User Profiles. The import data can be stored in a tab separated text file. There are several challenges to master until the data can be imported.
This was my SharePoint 2013 year and some new exiting things will happen in the next year. Upcoming conference visits and SP24 conference that I organise with great people.
In this presentation I try to sum up Responsive and Adaptive Web Design and what SharePoint 2013 has to offer to connect the users, their context and the content.