Get Current User and update in InfoPath Form Column

Reading Time: 1 minuteGet 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

Reading Time: 3 minutesSharePoint 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

Reading Time: 4 minutesMicrosoft 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

Reading Time: 1 minuteIssue 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 …

Unable to send to a recipient – SharePoint designer workflow

Reading Time: 1 minuteIssue SharePoint 2013 Workflows that attempt to send an email to a SharePoint group can fail with an Access Denied error if the membership of the SharePoint group is not set to Everyone. Workflow Error Message Activity in progress Retrying last request. Next attempt scheduled in less than one minute. …

Office 365 local datacenter in India by End 2015

Reading Time: 1 minuteMicrosoft Announces Commercial Cloud Services from Local Datacenters by End 2015 Microsoft is planning to host Office 365 services from a Microsoft datacenter in India. This is planned to launch by the end of CY 2015. Office 365 customers in India today will be able to migrate their tenant to …

SharePoint 2016 Beta Release date 5th June 2015

Reading Time: 1 minuteSharePoint 2016 Beta release date : 5th June 2015 SharePoint Server 2016 will become generally available in Q2 2016, with a public beta planned for Q4 2015 The process of updating SharePoint Server will become less cumbersome in the next version of the product, according to a Microsoft executive Microsoft’s …

Get Free SharePoint 2013 Environment for Learning

Reading Time: 1 minuteHere list some free environment to learn or practice your self in SharePoint. Rackspace Rackspace is a leading managed hosting provider and it provides a variety of enterprise hosting services including a special offer for a SharePoint hosting. Register and get a SharePoint site Collection 45 days free trial  http://sharepoint.rackspace.com/get-started …