Category: sharepoint

“Allow editing” is grayed out when sharing in SharePoint

Earlier this week I had a head scratching issue from a power user at a customer. The goal was to set up a new library, but when people wanted to share files, the “Allow editing” button was grayed out and not clickable. Wow. That is weird! Even for “specific people”, we couldn’t create a link …


Office 365 Distilled ep16: Sweet and smokey sixteen!

16 episodes. Over 3500 listens. We are so happy. Does that mean that we have now grown up? Adult podcasters? Is that even a thing? We even got a new intro! Did you notice it? On this episode we are taking a look at some things Microsoft promised to have released after Ignite 2018 and …


Quick tip: Open msg files quickly from SharePoint Online

It has been a long time since I published a quick tip, but a request from a client got me in happy mode this morning! The request was that every time they tried to open up a msg (.msg or Outlook email message format) it downloaded the file. Then they needed another click to open …


NavigationNode Id’s for PnP PowerShell in SharePoint

Office 365 Distilled ep4: Whisky (and SharePoint) is changing!

Welcome to another laid back episode of Office 365 Distilled. Here are the shownotes for this episode, where we talk about how SharePoint has changed over the years, conditional formatting and a very clean japanese whisky.   1:40 Learnings from this week – Highlighted content webpart (3.20) – Baseline governance (7:10) – Agile (7:40) 10:00 …


5 tips for planning your fileshare migration

When organisations choose SharePoint as their new document management platform, they already have tons of documents in their old system. Most likely, some, if not all documents need to be migrated to that new platform. When organisations choose SharePoint as their new document management platform, they already have tons of documents in their old system. …


Let users open a ics file on a SharePoint calendar meeting

Lookup filters in SharePoint works out of the box!

Easy way to display promoted links (tiles) on multiple rows