Category Archives: SharePoint Server 2010 (SP 2010)

Counting Usage of SP2010 UPS User Properties


I needed to report on the usage count of particular UPS user properties such as Skills and Responsibilities. If you look at the property in Central Administration, you can see a usage count on the screen. This field is populated … Continue reading

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Lync and SharePoint Integration: More Than Presence Information


Today I had a conversation with a client who is investigating using an IM/UC vendor other than Microsoft. They let me know that the vendor said they integrate with SharePoint just like Lync because “they show presence information on SharePoint … Continue reading

Posted in Microsoft Lync Server, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS 2007), Microsoft SharePoint, Sharepoint Foundation 2010 (SPF 2010), Sharepoint Foundation 2013 (SPF 2013), SharePoint Server 2010 (SP 2010), SharePoint Server 2013 (SP 2013), Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS 3.0) | Tagged | 15 Comments

User Profile Properties Worksheet: A More Useful Version


In helping a group getting ready to launch My Sites and My Profile pages, I wanted to go through the User Properties and review their settings with this group. I went out to Microsoft to grab the MS version of … Continue reading

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SharePoint Conference 2011 Recap


Well, I am sitting here on the plane returning home to St. Louis, MO after a lovely week in Anaheim, CA. SharePoint Conference 2011 is finished. Many people are worn out and folks are going home with a lot of … Continue reading

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MS Federated Search Connectors


I just saw a series of new federated search connectors show up on my Microsoft Download site feed. I personally hadn’t heard anything about these being released but wanted to post the links to them and the description provided for … Continue reading

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St. Louis Day of .Net


Well, it is that time of year again. The St. Louis Day of .Net is coming around again this August 20-21. I just found out this week that I get to participate as a speaker for a third year in … Continue reading

Posted in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS 2007), Microsoft SharePoint, Presentations, Sharepoint Foundation 2010 (SPF 2010), SharePoint Server 2010 (SP 2010), St. Louis (STL) Day of .Net, Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 (WSS 3.0) | Tagged , | 2 Comments

SharePoint Saturday Ozarks Recap


On Saturday, June 12, I got the pleasure for a second year to present at SharePoint Saturday Ozarks. I sincerely enjoyed my time there again. Mark Rackley outdid himself again and put the event together beautifully. He is truly committed … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle Again


It has been quite awhile since I have posted and I needed to get myself back into gear again. I have had a lot going on but I wanted to make blogging a priority this year and haven’t done well … Continue reading

Posted in Kansas City (KC), Kansas City (KC) User Group, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft SQL Server, Personal Thoughts, Presentations, Sharepoint Foundation 2010 (SPF 2010), SharePoint Saturday, SharePoint Server 2010 (SP 2010), SharePoint User Group (SPUG), SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2008 R2 | Tagged , | Leave a comment

SharePoint Road Show: Springfield, IL


I will be part of the panel for the SharePoint Road Show in Springfield, IL on Wednesday, December 16th. Hope to see you there! The SharePoint 2010 Road Show is an all-day event sponsored by Microsoft, International SharePoint Professionals Association … Continue reading

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Upcoming Presentations


I am looking forward to present next week in Kansas City, MO. I will be presenting on SharePoint 2010: Insights and BI. Here is where you can find me: Heartland Users Group: SharePoint Tuesday, December 8 at 7:00 p.m. SharePoint … Continue reading

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