How to make a PowerApps activity feed via SharePoint search–Part 3

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series ActivityFeed

Background Hi and welcome to the third article that describes how to make a PowerApps-based activity feed based on SharePoint search results. If Google’s search algorithm has landed you here for the first time, then I suggest going back to parts 1 and 2 for background and context.… Continue reading

Trials or tribulation? Inside SharePoint 2013 workflows–Part 12

This entry is part 12 of 13 in the series Workflow

Hi all, and welcome to part 12 of my articles about SharePoint 2013 Workflows and whether they are ready for prime time. Along the way we have learnt all about CAML, REST, JSON, calling web services, Fiddler, Dictionary objects and a heap of scenarios that can derail aspiring… Continue reading

Trials or tribulation? Inside SharePoint 2013 workflows–Part 11

This entry is part 11 of 13 in the series Workflow

Hi all, and welcome to the penultimate article in what has tuned into a fairly epic series about SharePoint 2013 Workflows. From part 6 to part 8 of this series, we implemented a workflow that made use of the web service calls as well as the new looping… Continue reading

Trials or tribulation? Inside SharePoint 2013 workflows–Part 9

This entry is part 9 of 13 in the series Workflow

Hi all and welcome to my series that aims to illustrate the trials and tribulations of SharePoint 2013 workflow to those who consider themselves as citizen developers. In case you don’t want to go all the way back to part 1, a citizen developer is basically a user… Continue reading

Trials or tribulation? Inside SharePoint 2013 workflows–Part 7

This entry is part 7 of 13 in the series Workflow

Hi and welcome to part 7 of my series of articles around SharePoint 2013 workflows. We have been examining the trials and tribulations (mainly trials so far) of implementing a relatively simple document approval workflow for a mythical organisation called Megacorp Inc. In the last post, I started… Continue reading

Trials or tribulation? Inside SharePoint 2013 workflows–Part 5

This entry is part 5 of 13 in the series Workflow

Hi and welcome to part 5 of my series of articles that take a peek under the hood of SharePoint 2013 workflows. These articles are pitched at wide audience, and my hope is that they give you some insights into what SharePoint Designer 2013 workflows can do (and… Continue reading