Add Search Refiner counts

By default, the Refinement Web Part doesn’t show refiner counts — that is, the number of results for each refiner value. For example, if you’ve enabled the managed property Color as a refiner, the refiner values will be colors, such as Red, Green, and Blue. You can add refiner counts by changing a value in…

Scanning to SharePoint Online in Office 365

You will need third party solution if your Multi-Function Printer (MFP) does not support scanning capability to Office365. There is actually another option, which is to use the Mapped Drive to scan/upload the content to Office365. You can map a drive letter on your desktop to the SharePoint Online site where you would like the…


SharePoint and Yammer Integration

Yammer integrates with SharePoint via Web Parts. Yammer maximizes the power of SharePoint and turn business communication into a social, mobile, and engaging experience.  Yammer adds a highly secure, real-time social layer to SharePoint that drives user engagement. You can get the Web Parts from Yammer website. Yammer for SharePoint DataSheet.pdf

Securing SharePoint 2013

Security planning for SharePoint 2013 farms Plan security hardening for SharePoint 2013

Optimize Performance for SharePoint 2013

Here’s a list of links related to optimizing SharePoint 2013 performance. Optimize performance for SharePoint Server 2013 – BranchCache Global architectures for SharePoint Server 2013

Why is the "Connect to Outlook" button is grayed out in SharePoint 2013?

The reason is because the Minimal Download Strategy feature does not download all the necessary scripts to enable the “Connect to Outlook” feature. What is Minimal Download Strategy? It is a new feature in SharePoint 2013 that improves client rendering performance and fluidity when navigating from page to page by download only the changes between two…


SharePoint 2013 Trainings

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Some of my findings on SharePoint 2013

Office Web Apps can be used only by SharePoint 2013 web applications that use claims-based authentication. Office Web Apps rendering and editing will not work on SharePoint 2013 web applications that use classic mode authentication. Hence, something to watch our when migrating SharePoint 2010 web applications.   Versioning Do not enable minor versioning in document libraries…

Temporary fixing "This content cannot be displayed in a frame" in Office365 with Internet Explorer

When I was branding an Office365 SharePoint 2013 site, I’m getting an error when viewing apps that use Web Parts.The error message is “This content cannot be displayed in a frame” and is described similarly to this forum thread. The “temporary fix”, is to add “” to the Trusted Sites list in Internet Explorer.