Set multiple choices as default values for checkbox fields in SharePoint forms

I recently worked on a project for a client that needed 2/3 checkbox options checked┬áby default on a new form. While not as straight-forward as other field types, it's still certainly possible. Go to List --> List Settings (server/on-prem) or…

Automatically open SharePoint 2013 workflow tasks in Edit mode for easy one-click approvals

On one of my recent projects, a client asked if it would be possible for the link to a task within a workflow notification email to open the task in "edit" mode instead of "display". If you're unfamiliar with SharePoint…

Win a free full-conference pass to SPTechCon in Boston Aug 26 – 29

SPTechCon is one of the largest SharePoint and O365 conferences available. You can win a free full-conference (4-day) pass simply by tuning in to next week's Lawrence SharePoint User Group (LSPUG) meeting. Microsoft MVP Melissa Hubbard and April Dunnam will…

How to create a powerful date table or DateKey in Power BI

DateKeys are essential for relative time measures. In "manage relationships" you tie the 'DateKey'[Date] to a date field in each of your data sources. Giles Walker shared an excellent solution for a robust DateKey that includes measurements and calculations you're…