Category: sharepoint

Showing the whole document name on a SharePoint page

You have been slaving away at getting a page to look just right, with some contents on the page and a list of documents on the right hand side to showcase further reading material. But lo and behold.. SharePoint cuts off the full length of the document name! What? Oh no! This is just another …


Office 365 Distilled EP50: The Value of M365 Maturity with a practical productivity score

Celebrating episode 50, with some nice gifts (how did I know Steve likes whisky?) and talking about our Wish.com failures. But then we also talk about M365 Maturity and the Maturity model! M365 Maturity Model This episode we are looking at the M365 Maturity Model. This is not from Microsoft, but it is built from …


Use PnP Powershell to add a document library webpart to a page (and only show a specific folder)

Office 365 Distilled EP 48: A suspicious weasel and our Christmas wish list

Office 365 Distilled EP 45: The Book of News – Swedish Style

The boys are still super excited at Ignite 2020! After listening to the keynotes, they are now ready to dissect the Book of News and to share their top 5 most awesome features! 1 Cortana is coming back For both of us, number 1 in the Book of News, the voice assistant that we already …


Office 365 Distilled EP 34: Surfing on the application governance wave

Another governance episode, this time all about application governance! Steve and Marijn think about all the fun they would with have with the warm temperature when they would be at Microsoft Virtual 365 Spain, if it was in real life instead of virtual. Marijn has a session with Jussi Mori to talk about user adoption, …


Make files in a channel read-only in Microsoft Teams

A request I hear a lot when implementing Teams is the ability to make files read-only in certain channels. There is also an uservoice item to request such a feature. Microsoft Teams, with the underlying Microsoft 365 Groups technology works best (in my opinion) if you keep it as simple as possible: You need a …


Office 365 Distilled EP 31: Large Files, SharePoint Hybrid fail and New Orleans

Office 365 Distilled EP 28: The chicken and the egg story: Outlook vs ToDo

In this episode we try to unravel the famous chicken and egg question for rolling out Office 365: Do you start with the big applications, like Exchange, OneDrive or SharePoint? Or do you go for smaller apps like ToDo, Sway or Forms? We also discover we actually have fans! Sorry to the people who left …