A Filename Generation Example for PowerApps with Flow

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series OpenAPI

Hiya A client recently asked to make a PowerApps proof of concept audit app for safety inspections. The gist was that a user would enter an audit number into the App, take a bunch of photos and make some notes. The photos needed to be named using the… Continue reading

A Clever-workaround for Saving Photos to SharePoint from PowerApps

At the time of writing, a common request for PowerApps is to be able to able to upload photos to SharePoint. It makes perfect sense, especially now that its really easy to make a PowerApp that is bound to a SharePoint list. Sadly, although Microsoft have long acknowledged… Continue reading

Sack Justin Bieber with SPD2010 and Forms Services – Part 2

Send to Kindle Hi This is part 2 of a quick (but huge) post on my experiences working with SharePoint Designer 2010 workflows and Forms Services. In part 1, we used the scenario of an employee termination form, and sacked Justin Bieber. Now we want to ensure that the SharePoint… Continue reading

Sack Justin Bieber with SPD2010 and Forms Services – Part 1

Hi all A very long time ago now, I had the ambition to write an end-to-end blog post series called “A Humble Tribute to the Leave Form”. The intent was to show InfoPath Forms Services 2007 in all its glory – from its initially seductive, demo friendly first… Continue reading

SPD workflows: “ERROR: request not found in the TrackedRequests”

Send to Kindle I’ve written this post to document a dumbass thing that I did and the error that it caused. Hopefully it might help someone googling in desperation sometime… The popularity of the “Tribute to the humble leave form” series over at SharePoint Magazine, has meant that we actually… Continue reading

Leave form article 6 up at SharePointMagazine.net

Due to a sudden burst of motivation (that has since evaporated :-), I finished off part 6 and part 7 of the InfoPath "leave form tribute" series. Arno has just posted part 6 which you can read here: http://sharepointmagazine.net/technical/a-tribute-to-the-humble-leave-form-part-6 Looking for part 7? Ask Arno nicely as I’m… Continue reading