SharePoint Server 2013 : Drag and drop contents to Library

To have the drag and drop feature to SharePoint Server 2013, here are the scenario or requirements of Web browsers. Internet Explorer 10 Internet Explorer 9 with Office 2013 Installed Internet Explorer 8 with Office 2013 Installed FireFox latest version Chrome latest version Hence, for IE 8 and IE 9, it must have Office 2013 installed on the… Continue reading SharePoint Server 2013 : Drag and drop contents to Library

Sign in as Different User and SharePoint 2013

It’s been noted that the “Sign in as a Different User” menu command is missing in SharePoint 2013 (e.g., see http://dirkvandenberghe.com/2012/07/18/sharepoint-2013-login-as-a-different-user.html). One suggestion for a fix can be found here: http://www.little.org/blog/2012/07/17/launch-your-web-browser-as-another-user/. This “Sign in as Different User” menu item is very useful when testing applications, but it can lead to problems especially when opening documents, say in… Continue reading Sign in as Different User and SharePoint 2013

Custom SharePoint User Profile mappings with Active Directory

Business Purpose Followig my previous post about Synchronize User Profiles with Active Directory in SharePoint Foundation. I thought it would be useful to continue with a post about synchronization with custom SharePoint User Profile fields mappings with Active Directory. Technical Information Active Directory has Mobile Number and Telephone Number fields ( and many other which they… Continue reading Custom SharePoint User Profile mappings with Active Directory

Synchronize User Profiles with Active Directory in SharePoint Foundation 2010 / 2013

Business Purpose This is a SharePoint plugin used with SharePoint Foundation is designed to force updates from Active Directory to SharePoint Foundation. This plugin ensures that user information within SharePoint sites is updated daily. Without this plugin, names, job titles, and email addresses may become out-of-date on each individual SharePoint site. Technical Information A SharePoint… Continue reading Synchronize User Profiles with Active Directory in SharePoint Foundation 2010 / 2013