How to Integrate Syntaxhighlighter with SharePoint?

Needless to say, the format and style of our code play a vital part when writing technical blogs. Among the other code formatting plugins, I personally like SyntaxHighlighter as it is very easy to configure and use while keeping the code readable and easy to copy. In this article I’m sharing my…

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How to Programmatically Upload File to SharePoint Document Library?

Code snippet to programmatically upload Files to SharePoint List or Library: If you are looking for a way to upload files to SharePoint List or Library using PowerShell, Have a look at my another post: Upload File to SharePoint Library using PowerShell If you want to upload Multiple Files in bulk E..g…

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SharePoint Site Template IDs Reference

When you create SharePoint sites, you’ll be picking a relevant template from a number of available ones. So, SharePoint makes it easier rather than developing everything from the scratch. If you create a SharePoint site/web using PowerShell, You need the template code or id to provision. How to get SharePoint Site/Web Templates…

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SharePoint My Site Analysis Report – A Practical Business Scenario

Call from my CIO: “Salaudeen, I need the SharePoint ‘My Site’ Report with Department wise users along with their other details such as E-Mail.” Well, E-Mail I can retrieve by querying Site Owner object, How about Department? Ah, Its available in Profile DB. Let me query that. Here is my code: and…

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Apply Filters to People Picker in SharePoint – E.g. Don’t show User Accounts with No E-mail

Business Problem:Many users having more than one account/admin account in multiple domains. Now the problem is: when end-users select approvers from people pickers in various workflows, They select user account without E-Mail. Since the workflows are unable to get any E-Mails from the selected users, they are failing. What’s the Solution: Lets…

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Delete Users and Clean up User Information List

Some time back, I wrote an article on deleting user accounts from “User Information List” to get rid of the issue: Deleted accounts shown in People Picker: SharePoint People Picker shows deleted accounts in Active Directory and SharePoint Since the people picker get data from both Active directory and “User Information List”…

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People Picker not Showing All Users from Active Directory Domain?

In a Sandbox, Installed and configured SharePoint. Everything works great, except the People Picker. Problem is: People picker didn’t show any user from active directory, However it showed me the users from my local sandbox. Verified whether the Sandbox is joined to the domain. Yes, It is.  By default, the People picker…

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PowerShell Quick Reference for SharePoint Administrators

What is PowerShell? PowerShell is a command-line scripting tool that helps you to automate and quickly solve tedious Administrator tasks. It was originally developed by Microsoft for task automation and configuration management purposes. PowerShell combines the Power of command-line shell and scripting language! PowerShell also provides an administrator full access to COM,…

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