Summary of SharePoint Framework Getting started with Using Office UI Fabric Components by Office 365 PnP

New video post on Office 365 Pattern & Practices, here is my sumary of it   Tutorial objective Teach you how easy it is to create a webpart using SharePoint Framework (aka SPFX) in Office 365 and SharePoint 2016. So how to create a webpart for sharepoint 2016 or office 365 ? This option is... Continue Reading →


Troubleshoot SharePoint on Premise High CPU Usage 100% – Part 2

Previously I explained how to collect information while the CPU is running high due to potential custom apps installed on a SharePoint Farm. This post is about analysing the result and finding the root cause of the problem Part 1 : We will in this article : Analyze the result using DebugDiag 2 Analysis... Continue Reading →

[Visual Studio] Server explorer doesn’t show SharePoint site

If Server explorer or SharePoint manager don’t list your sharepoint servers check those pre requisite : Your account requires to be farm account Your account requires to be administrator of central administration Your account requires to be administrator of the site collections Run as administrator Visual studio or SharePoint manager

Votre sauvegarde provient d’une autre version de Microsoft SharEPOint foundation…

Parcours : Export d’une collection de site pour restaurer le site sur une autre ferme grâce aux commandes : Backup-SPSite et Restore-SPSite sur une web application Erreur : Votre sauvegarde provient d’une autre version de Microsoft SharEPOint foundation et ne peut être restaurée sur un serveur exécutant la version actuelle. Résolution : Mettre à jour... Continue Reading →

Personnaliser l’affichage mobile pour SharePoint 2010 – Personalize sharepoint 2010 mobile website

Introduction  La mobilité dans SharePoint 2010 permet depuis un mobile, d'afficher le site sharepoint 2010 sous forme simplifiée. Cet article est un retour d’expérience sur les possibilités de personnalisation du site mobile pour SharePoint 2010. Accès au site mobile : L'accès à ce site se fait automatiquement depuis le mobile. On peut forcer l'accés en saisissant /m à la fin... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 – People Picker and SSO] Error solving “user does not exist or is not unique” on people picker, with single sign on solution

Error :"user does not exist or is not unique"Resolution : This error could come from a mapping with the user source that is not available (Active Directory, Single Sign On solution)Try to reconnect the sourceContext and detailed resolution : SharePoint + Ping federate (claim provider) for the authentication. The web application was configured to use ping federate.... Continue Reading →

SharePoint 2013 Preview Download / Téléchargement de SharePoint 2013

Steve ballmer announced SharePoint 2013 Preview. The webcast is available here.Installation files : SharePoint Foundation 2013 SharePoint Server 2013 Office WebApps 2013 SharePoint Designer 2013 Language Pack SharePoint Foundation 2013 Language Pack SharePoint Server 2013 Language Pack Office WebApps 2013 Documentation :SharePoint 2013 Upgrade process SharePoint 2013 training for developers SharePoint 2013 presentation IT Official... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2013] Features overview for Developpers

Microsoft Published (now it’s deleted), a features overview for developpers    •         Provide an overview of the new features, functional areas, and product enhancements in SharePoint 15. •         Summarize the key features of the SharePoint 15 application development platform and describe the key features of Marketplaces. •         Explain what a SharePoint-Hosted app is, and... Continue Reading →

[Architecture] Size your SharePoint 2010 Farm

Design a SharePoint 2010 Architecture from scratch and for a big company could be tricky. How many frontend servers / applicative servers / query server would I need ? Some tools exist : HP Sizer for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Screenshots : It is really easy to understand how to use the software, here some screenshots, ... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 – Error fixing] Content By Query WebPart, display items links with wrong URL

You are programmatically creating a ContentQueryWebPart and when you test the solution, you try to click on an item link and you get a : “404 NOT FOUND” page errorThe error :The Content By Query Webpart displays items url as :http://jeff/sites/test/News/Lists/Posts/1_.000 orhttp://jeff/sites/test/News/Lists/Posts/2_.000  Solution :When you programmatically create the CQWP, you need to set the attribute... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 Developpement] Getting started with SharePoint 2010 Developpement, thanks to SharePoint 2010 – 101 Codes Samples (MSDN)

Microsoft has published a SharePoint 2010 Code sample pack. Containing 101 Codes samples !If I had that when i began to learn SharePoint, it would have saved me a lot of time.Language are C# and VB, for SharePoint on premise AND Online !!Some of really useful features are, for a sharepoint developper :Programmatically create masterpage... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 – Error Fixing] Error “Object reference not set to an instance of an object.” when trying to add links in top navigation bar, as sub menu. With a custom created Sharepoint web template

If you created a webtemplate based on any Site Definition (Team Site…) and if you comment the navbars part 1: <NavBars> 2: <!--<NavBar Name="$Resources:core,category_Top;" Separator="&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;&amp;nbsp;" Body="&lt;a ID='onettopnavbar#LABEL_ID#' href='#URL#' accesskey='J'&gt;#LABEL#&lt;/a&gt;" ID="1002" /> 3: <NavBar Name="$Resources:core,category_Documents;" Prefix="&lt;table border='0' cellpadding='4' cellspacing='0'&gt;" Body="&lt;tr&gt;&lt;td&gt;&lt;table border='0' cellpadding='0' cellspacing='0'&gt;&lt;tr&gt;&lt;td&gt;&lt;img src='/_layouts/images/blank.gif' id='100' alt='' border='0'&gt;&amp;nbsp;&lt;/td&gt;&lt;td valign='top'&gt;&lt;a id='onetleftnavbar#LABEL_ID#' href='#URL#'&gt;#LABEL#&lt;/td&gt;&lt;/tr&gt;&lt;/table&gt;&lt;/td&gt;&lt;/tr&gt;" Suffix="&lt;/table&gt;" ID="1004" /> 4: <NavBar Name="$Resources:core,category_Lists;"... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 – Error Fixing] SPException invalid date/time (Erreur : Valeur de date/d’heure non valide. Un champ de date/d’heure contient des données non valides. Vérifiez la valeur, puis réessayez)

What did i try to do ?I’m creating SPListItem Programmatically (create elements in a list) and when the item.update(); is called by the code, the following error is thrown :“Erreur : Valeur de date/d’heure non valide.Un champ de date/d’heure contient des données non valides. Vérifiez la valeur, puis réessayez”or in english :“SPException : invalid date/time…”What... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 – Developpement] Allow embedded youtube video in blog post content (as content editor webpart), with new embedded youtube code (iframe) for SharePoint 2010 blog post

What is that ?Based on this excellent tutorial from kirk Evans : This will allow you to add youtube video in a blog content. Basic sharepoint feature permit you to add the video by modifying the HTML code, from the Insert HTML button of sharepoint, but that is not really user friendly. Preview, on... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010] – Cumulative Update December Issues –Document content type is missing after programmatically have created Content Type

Issues : After patching SharePoint 2010, with the cumulative Update of December, you could get some issues if you created custom content type by Visual Studio, using programmatically method (C#) : The document content type is missing The error prompting on sharepoint is : 0x0101 is missingThe element content type is missing : The error... Continue Reading →

[VmWare Workstation] Vmware workstation error : “Taking ownership of this virtual machine failed. The virtual machine is in use by an application on your host computer. Configuration file…”

Launching a vm leaded me that message error : "Taking ownership of this virtual machine failed. The virtual machine is in use by an application on your host computer. Configuration file"To solve the problem, delete lck files in the machine virtual folder content, search for : *.lck 

[SharePoint 2010 – Developpement Informations] SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges informations

SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges launch the code with the administrator account of SharePoint.Thought it could tell you during the execution : "Access denied" or :UnauthorizedAccessException was unhandled by user code0x80070005Make sure you have sufficient privileges to access this resource. If you are attempting to access a file, make sure it is not readonly...Make sure you re-open a new... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 – Developpement] The file is not extracted, it has to be extracted before modifications (Le fichier n’est pas extrait, il doit être extrait avant d’être modifié)

In my code, i got the SPLIMITEWebPartManager object, before the page checkout.Actually, you'll have to first :CheckOut the pageGet the SPLimitedWebPartManagerThis post explain how to do it la page de code, je récupérais SPLIMITEWebPartManager avant le checkout de la page en question.Il faut d'abord :Faire le checkout de la pageRecuperer l'objet SPLimitedWebPartMangerCe post explique la... Continue Reading →

[Windows 2008] Activer l’audio et le wifi sur windows server 2008 / Enable Audio and wireless on windows server 2008

Bon nombres de personnes utilisent windows server 2008 comme systeme utilisateur, ainsi ils ont besoin des fonctionnalités d'un systeme d'exploitation standard telles que le wifi et l'audio.Ci dessous, voici comment activer l'audio et le wifi, une fois les pilotes du systeme installés.WIFI :Dans le gestionnaire du serveur (démarrer), aller dans fonctionnalités et Activer une fonctionnalité du serveur... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 – Developement – Debuging] Error while debugging (Erreur au debuguage de Visual studio)

While debuging i got that tricky message : “The source file is different from when the module was built. Would you like the debugger to use i…”French : “Le fichier source est différent de celui utilisé lors de la génération du module. Souhaiter_vous tout de même que le débogueur utilise ce fichier”I’m programming a Sharepoint... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010] [FR] Documents that does not appear in search results (Documents qui n’apparaissent pas dans la recherche)

En testant la fonctionnalités de recherche sur un site que j’ai crée avec des bibliothèques personnalisées (programmées en Event Receiver via les Features, un poste suivant traitera de comment créer une liste via Event receiver d’une feature, et ses avantages), je me suis rendu compte que la recherche n’indéxait pas les documents des bibliothèques.C’est dû... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 – Developpement] Publish and approve file programmatically sharepoint 2010

I created a module which deploy a file (itemStyle for a ContentQueryWepPart), and i wanted to publish and approve it directly programmatically.In the feature of your module :Create an event ReceiverAdd this code : 1: public override void FeatureActivated(SPFeatureReceiverProperties properties) 2: { 3: publishItemStyle(properties); 4: } 5:  6: private void publishItemStyle(SPFeatureReceiverProperties properties) 7: { 8:... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 – Developpement & Administration] Getting started with Sharepoint 2010 : useful Tools

In order to help you to build and debug your sharepoint, you’ll need some tools Sharepoint Manager 2010 (object model explorer)A great tool permitting you to explore your Sharepoint Websites, content types, fields, library : is a 2007 version availableCaml BuilderGenerate CAML Query in a simply way[EDIT 04/02/2012] View Sharepoint Log in a better way... Continue Reading →

[SharePoint 2010 – Error Fixing] Error when creating a new site based on a custom Site Definition : “ Taxonomy Catch All Field did not exist in the site columns “

When I created a new Site based on my Site definition, I got the following error from the LOGS : “Taxonomy Catch All Field did not exist in the site columns “.This was because I declared my list instance in the onet.xml : <Lists><List FeatureId="1875b07d-8d5a-445e-b7a6-23f0373b63a0" Type="101" Title="Documents QSE" Url="$Resources:core,lists_Folder;/Documents QSE" QuickLaunchUrl="$Resources:core,lists_Folder;/Documents QSE/AllItems.aspx" /> </Lists> <Modules>That... Continue Reading →

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