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Managed SharePoint Services Pricing

2018-05-31T15:26:09-05:00May 23rd, 2018|

As a business IT leader you are tasked with many important decisions around your company’s collaboration technology and SharePoint digital transformation. To make the right decisions for the strategic direction of your SharePoint estate and accompanying budget there are several things to keep in mind to obtain the complete picture. [...]

The Benefits of Managed SharePoint Services

2018-05-31T15:28:53-05:00May 16th, 2018|

From a SharePoint administrator’s perspective there are several advantages of partnering with a managed SharePoint services provider such as Fpweb. There are direct benefits of outsourcing managed SharePoint services, but there are also implicit benefits that may unrealized until you are fully integrated into the service. In this article we’ll [...]

How to Use SharePoint – Metadata

2018-05-09T09:53:17-05:00May 9th, 2018|

(Part 7 of How to Use SharePoint series) Before looking at document libraries, there should be a discussion on metadata. Understanding metadata and its uses will go a long way to successfully planning and using document libraries. Most SharePoint implementations I’ve seen take a rather rudimentary route regarding document libraries. [...]

How to Troubleshoot SharePoint Errors – Part 1

2018-05-02T11:26:50-05:00May 2nd, 2018|

Microsoft SharePoint is a complex platform consisting of ASP.Net websites, WCF web services, SQL Server databases, Windows Services, DNS records, SSL certificates, and much more.  Based on your application, it can be an enterprise content management system, records management system, workflow hosting solution, enterprise search gateway, a business intelligence [...]

How to Use SharePoint – Document Libraries

2018-04-24T16:00:45-05:00April 25th, 2018|

(Part 7 of How to Use SharePoint series) We’ve covered SharePoint lists… why you should use them, how to use them, and how to create views. We’ve also looked at some more advanced user features like Exporting to Excel, creating alerts, and understanding versioning. Now we are going to look [...]

Introduction to PowerApps in Office 365

2018-04-18T16:44:38-05:00April 19th, 2018|

Microsoft PowerApps is a Software as a Service (SaaS) for creating custom business applications across platforms and data sources.  PowerApps is one of the suite of services now offered with Office 365 plans. This platform is the Microsoft Infopath forms and Access Services successor that allows you to build powerful [...]

Versioning in a SharePoint List

2018-04-12T13:48:42-05:00April 12th, 2018|

(Part 6 of How to Use SharePoint series) Continuing with the ongoing Blog Series of How to Use SharePoint, we are going to take a look at versioning in a SharePoint list. Versioning is a way to track all changes to a list item. Not only will you know who [...]

SharePoint 2016 vs SharePoint Online

2018-04-04T13:09:17-05:00April 4th, 2018|

Making the choice on where to host your next SharePoint collaboration environment is becoming less of an apples to apples features and price comparison, but more of a strategic decision based on your organizational needs. Microsoft’s cloud-first approach and focus on building integrated pre-packaged solutions that have up-front security and [...]