What will my SharePoint 2010 Slide Libraries Look Like in SharePoint 2016?

I was happy to report earlier that I was successful in testing 2010 Slide Libraries upgraded to SharePoint 2016.  I wanted to add some screen shots here to let you know what to expect. Remember, of course, that you’ve not really “solved” the problem of Slide Libraries: You cannot create new slide libraries in SharePoint…


Office Online Server – Where’s my identity?

Ran into a speedbump while configuring a new Office Online Server for a SharePoint 2016 farm and wanted to share the solution I found from a colleague: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/dodeitte/2012/07/20/issue-when-installing-windows-identity-foundation-on-windows-server-2012/ If you are running Windows Server 2012 R2, you will find that this is a feature you enable, not an download from a KB article. When you kick…


Office Online Server Available on MSDN

The download for Office Online Server is now available on MSDN. For those of you working hard on setting up your SharePoint 2016 environments, you will need this download to setup your test environment for your customers who want/need to stay with an on-premises SharePoint 2016 environment. Here’s a horrible screenshot of the download link….


Power BI Desktop — using On-Premises Data and options for SharePoint and SSRS

I've been branching out a lot recently to look at some of the Data Visualization tools in Microsoft products, but haven't had a chance to post much on them yet. My SQL Colleague, Sam Lester has been partnering with me on this, and recently published a nice post on the "current" options for Power BI…