Get Crawled Property names and values for a Document

Get Crawled Property names and values for a Document

September 29, 2017

Issue: When creating Managed Properties in SharePoint Search it is difficult to find the exact name of the crawled property. This proves to be impossible in a very large environment as there can be hundreds of similarly named crawled properties.

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Bug in latest version of System Center Endpoint Protection causes Operational Insights to report incorrect Malware status information

Bug in latest version of System Center Endpoint Protection causes Operational Insights to report incorrect Malware status information

September 29, 2017

The latest version of System Center Endpoint protection (4.9.218.0 - March 8, 2016) has a bug in the included PowerShell Module MpProvider.psd1 located in the default directory of C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\MpProvider.

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Activate hidden features in SharePoint Online

Activate hidden features in SharePoint Online

September 29, 2017

Recently I was faced with an error message in our SharePoint online tenant when trying to activate the Community Site feature.

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The discrepancy in configuring Search Refiners in SharePoint Online

The discrepancy in configuring Search Refiners in SharePoint Online

September 29, 2017

‚ÄčAlthough SharePoint Online (which is an integral part of Office 365) and SharePoint on-premises (SharePoint 2013) provide a very similar -almost identical- user interface, there are key differences that one should be aware of when executing configuration tasks. Most of these differences exist because SharePoint Online resides in a hosted environment beside other SharePoint online tenants and each of these tenants need to be protected against any kind of interference from other tenants.

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SharePoint Online - Enabling the Client-Side Theming Engine

SharePoint Online - Enabling the Client-Side Theming Engine

September 29, 2017

‚ÄčOn Feb 24, 2016, Microsoft announced a new client-side theming engine for first release users. This new feature reduces the steps and time needed to apply custom themes. This speeds up development and introduces some unique use cases like client-defined theming or theming to match some dynamic event. Compare this with the old style theming engine where annotated CSS styles are compiled after using "Settings > Change the look" and remain static until the next manual theme change.

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Adding Tabbed Web Parts in a SharePoint Page Layout

Adding Tabbed Web Parts in a SharePoint Page Layout

September 29, 2017

The Problem Something that has come up a lot in the past with clients implementing SharePoint 2010 in tabbed content - specifically, tabbed web part zones. But those of you who have researched this before will know that this functionality is simply not available in SharePoint 2010 Out-Of-The-Box. I thought I would take a minute and show how we typically implement tabs for our clients.

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