SharePoint 2016 – Changes in Filenames Support

With the release of SharePoint 2016, Microsoft is planning on removing some filenames restrictions that have been in the product for multiple versions. In this article, I will be comparing SharePoint 2013, which is blocking filenames based on these restrictions, and 2016 which works fine. Special characters As part of the SharePoint 2016 IT Preview, […]

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Getting Information About a Document’s Author in SharePoint

​Every now and then I stumble upon a hidden gem in SharePoint. This time around, it happened after I was asked to retrieve a list of all documents on a specific SharePoint site where a given user was the Author. There are no easy way, in SharePoint out-of-the-box to obtain information about who the author […]

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Document Parser

​I had a colleague of mine come to me and ask me about a problem he had creating a new list based on a custom list template he created. He found some articles explaining what seemed the be a bug with SharePoint at first, which is preventing you from using custom list templates on Record […]

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