SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview Released

Everyone looking for “What’s New for IT in SharePoint 2016?” “We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” —Walt Disney SharePoint Server 2016 IT Preview has been designed, developed, and tested with the Microsoft Software as …

SharePoint REST API Supporting keywords – OData query URL

SharePoint REST/ODATA API https://office.sharepoint.com/sites/mysitecollection/_api/web/lists/getbytitle(‘Tasks’)/Items?$select=Title&$filter=Title eq ‘Jenkins’ and Status ne ‘Open’ SharePoint REST API Syndax Example Syndax $select $select=Title,Author $orderby asc &$orderby=Title asc desc &$orderby=Title desc $filter $filter=Title eq ‘Jenkins 05’ $expand $select=Title,Products/Name&$expand=Products/Name $top items?$top=10 datetime $filter=Created ge datetime’2015-04-01T00:00:00′ guid _api/web/lists(‘4eff143c-0b29-420a-93fb-ed33a1efb934’)/Items and Title eq ‘Jenkins’ and Status ne ‘Open’ or Title …

Get Current User and update in InfoPath Form Column

Get Current User data using jQuery/JavaScript Add a Content editor webpart in InfoPath form New page, add the below code <script type=”text/javascript” language=”javascript”> var user; var email; var firstname; var surname; function getUserInfo() var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); user = clientContext.get_web().get_currentUser(); clientContext.load(user); clientContext.executeQueryAsync(Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQuerySucceeded), Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQueryFailed)); } function onQuerySucceeded() { …

Next On-Premises Version of SharePoint – SharePoint Server 2016

SharePoint 2016 for IT Professionals Yesterday morning Microsoft Ignite conference, Microsoft Senior Technical Product Manager for SharePoint Bill Baer took the stage to show off some of the exciting features and improvements coming to SharePoint 2016. There are many huge improvements to SharePoint coming in the next release. Here are some …

What’s New in Visual Studio 2015 – First Look

Microsoft Introducing the newly announced Visual Studio 2015 product editions, including the all-new Visual Studio Enterprise with MSDN, Visual Studio Professional with MSDN, and the free Visual Studio Community edition – coming later this year. Tools and services for projects of any size or complexity C#, Visual Basic, F#, C++, …

IIS Express 8 – Cannot write configuration file

Issue I am trying to use IIS Express 8 for a Web site in VS2013. I am getting the following error whenever I attempt to create the website site. Filename: \?\C:\Users\xxxxxx\Documents\IISExpress\config\applicationHost.config Error: Cannot write configuration file Solution Go to the IISExpress directory C:\Users\xxxxxx\Documents\IISExpress\ Remove encryption from the directory. ie. Right click …