Speaking at SharePoint Saturday Denver this Saturday | Oct 6, 2018

Follow @SPSColo I’ll be speaking this Saturday at SPS Denver (aka SPS Colorado) (#SPSColo). I’ll be presenting a brand new, magical session on content management, archiving and retention: SharePoint wizardry for content management, archiving & retention Are your muggles muddying up your servers and site storage with duplicate files, pictures from a 2008 staff party […]

Change the default link type and sharing settings for SharePoint documents

Change the default link type and sharing settings for SharePoint documents

By default when a user chooses to share a document, a selection has already been made to share that document with anonymous access, restricted organizational access or only with specific people (requiring entry of recipients) depending on who set up your tenant. If no changes were made, chances are the links default to anonymous access. […]

Speaking at SharePoint Saturday Pittsburgh this Saturday | Sep 15, 2018

Follow @SPSburgh The 3rd annual SharePoint Saturday Pittsburgh (#SPSBurgh) is coming up this Saturday. I’ll be speaking about one of my favorite topics – building a modern intranet: Building the Intranet of the Future: Using SharePoint to Empower Collaboration Automation, organization, incredible search capabilities and user interactivity; all things your organization can have in choosing […]

Leading zeroes in Power BI: Restoring them from auto-detection of data types

Leading zeroes in Power BI: Restoring them from auto-detection of data types

Power BI tries to be helpful and auto-detects data formats such as dates, decimal numbers and integers. However if you’re dealing with zip codes, employee IDs, product IDs, etc. that have leading zeroes, you may not want them auto-converted to integers/number format which removes the leading zeroes. Here’s how to get them back. From Power […]