SharePoint 2013

Hide/Remove the “Export to Excel” button

Posted by on October 25, 2017 at 1:49 pm

I have a user who doesn’t want to make edits in the SharePoint list.  He exports the list to Excel, makes his edits there, and then forces others to manually update the list with his edits.  No more. I tried using F12 and writing CSS code to do the trick but it wasn’t working.  As usual, […]

PowerShell Command Builder for SharePoint

Posted by on June 16, 2016 at 9:23 am

In case you weren’t aware, Microsoft has provided a free, online PowerShell Command Builder utility: I recommend that you bookmark it and refer to it whenever you need to double-check the commands in your scripts.  You may want to download the Getting Started Guide. Make sure that the first thing you do is to select the appropriate […]

Access Denied for users with proper permissions

Posted by on January 7, 2015 at 3:26 pm

If you have encountered an Access Denied message in SharePoint although you have proper permissions to the site, page, list, or library, then it could be one of several reasons. Hopefully one of these several fixes will work for you. Fix #1: For the site or sub-site with the Publishing feature enabled, ensure all users […]

SharePoint 2013 Starts to Emerge

Posted by on April 5, 2012 at 3:33 pm

Details about SharePoint 2013 (a.k.a. SharePoint 15) are starting to emerge.  Somewhat redundanct articles from ZDnet and RedmondMag discuss some of the highlights that are currently being leaked.  Both reference an enterprising fellow named Bjorn Furuknap who has started a subscription service for publishing SharePoint 2013 rumors.   It looks like both of the articles rely […]