Why me? Web part errors on new web applications

Oh man, it’s just not my week. After nailing a certificate issue yesterday that killed user profile provisioning, I get an even better one today! I’ve posted it here as a lesson on how not to troubleshoot this issue! The symptoms: I created a brand new web application… Continue reading

Why do SharePoint Projects Fail – Part 6

Send to Kindle Hi again and welcome to part 6 of my series on the factors of why SharePoint projects fail. Joel Oleson’s write-up a while back gave me 5 minutes of fame, but like any contestant on Big Brother, I’ve had my time in the limelight, been voted out… Continue reading

More SharePoint Branding – Customisation using JavaScript – Part 6

Send to Kindle God help me, I’m up to part 6 of series about a technology I dislike and still going. For those of you that have just joined us, then you might want to go back to the very beginning of this series where I used JavaScript to improve… Continue reading

More SharePoint Branding – Customisation using Javascript – Part 5

Hello and welcome to part 5 of another epic CleverWorkArounds blog post. If you think I write a lot on my blog, you should see my documentation and training material! I seem to be rare insofar as I actually like to write documentation and can churn out reasonable… Continue reading

More SharePoint Branding – Customisation using JavaScript – Part 4

Send to Kindle Hi there. As I write this post, the media are telling me that the stock market is stuffed, the US economy is going to the dogs and banks are writing down billions from sub-prime excess. I dare not check my online broker, road traffic this morning was… Continue reading

SharePoint Branding Part 7 -The ‘governance’ of it all..

Well, here we are! After delving into dark arts where everybody but metrosexual web designers fear to tread (HTML and CSS), we then delved into the areas that metrosexual web designers truly fear to tread (packaging, deployment and even some c# code!). Finally, we get to the area… Continue reading

SharePoint Branding Part 6 – A "solution" to all issues?

There has been a bit of a gap in this series between part 5 and 6 – and fortunately for the both of us, I think this is the penultimate post in my series on SharePoint branding. While it has been an interesting exercise for me, I must… Continue reading