Microsoft Office Sharepoint

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Save Modern sites as template, yes we can but should we?

NO. Saving Modern sites (while do-able) is not supported. The first hint that it’s not supported is the fact that the link “Save This Site As Template” is missing. And as history shows us, if it’s missing , it’s missing for a reason: It’s not supported to save the site as template. Think about Publishing… Read more

Why do some of the lists and libraries I create only work in classic experience in SharePoint Online?

You’ve surely been there: In your SharePoint Online environment, you have set-up the modern experience to apply to all the sites and lists. You create a document library and, naturally expect to see the new experience applied. Still you will be redirected to the classic experience. Why? The answer is here :Differences between the new… Read more

Can I fix my event receivers in SharepointOnline ?

I was looking for a solution. Found none documented , therefore, here it is. Consider the following scenario: you have a document library where some of the events you are expecting seem not to be working. You troubleshoot your list and find out that some of the event receivers you are expecting to see, are… Read more

Why don’t I get alerted when an item is added ?

A fair question if you set to be notified when a document is added on a document library and you notice that you are not notified on additions. Ready to try everything you set to be alerted on all changes and you then DO get notified . Hm. This happens if the document is checked… Read more

Word Quick Parts and Sharepoint

Here is a nice and neat feature to surface some document properties that usually live in the Document information panel: Quick Parts. For those of you raising an eyebrow (whaa?) , here’s a primer : The feature is not new and quite useful especially in the newer versions of Office where, to get to the… Read more