The book is scheduled to be published and available the first week of August, but for almost half off! We invited outside reviewers using or favorite social media channels, like , , , and also Yammer-based. To fix this a few changes would need to be done… The primary location is the Agile. After writing several of these functions for one-off projects mostly site maintenance and cleanup tasks dealing with hundreds of items at a time , I realized that there might be a benefit to creating an easy-to-use toolset for the most common tasks I was performing. Absolutely… I will be available to help you in getting everything working as I did in the prototype. I want to reiterate what Mark said in the article — I want to say thank you to everyone who has supported this project.
If not for that relationship, I would not have known about the book at all. The cool thing about this book is that it was a community project, headed up by Mark Miller of , that was fast tracked and delivered in a three-month timeframe, when most books take upwards of nine months to a year to come to fruition. I do this because I found that Firebug does not show the scripts loaded by jquery and I needed to be able to debug them. Do we only go so far as to create forms in InfoPath? I have already used this solution in multiple projects and it is my hope that you will find the jQuery plugin concept another valuable tool in your coding war chest. Just last week I re-implemented the solution successfully on SharePoint 2013 — just to prove that it works.
This is another really valuable initiative from the Nothing But SharePoint team and everyone should look out for the final version as it becomes available. By using a private channel in Yammer, we were able to hash out ideas, agree on deadlines and exchange the resources that were needed to get started. In this book, we take seven different approaches to working with SharePoint to make it more user friendly. But as I was explaining things to her, we started to discuss the legitimacy of doing some of these things in SharePoint. I no longer append a runtime generated unique value, but there have a static one per file a build timestamp. Where is the line for you? This persists even if you change the view so that it does show folders. After trying some test the culprit seems to be the Office SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature! If you would like to know more about how this book came to be, we went through.
The packages give the reader all of the source files described through out the book which were used to create the functional prototypes — prototypes that our early set of reviewers were able to use in their review process. Black magic solutions for white hat sharepoint mark miller marc anderson wendy neal ben tedder josh mccarty eric overfield dave coleman paul tavares on. That's what SharePoint is great at, being a central point of contact for many different systems. Black Magic Solutions for White Hat SharePoint is a book that focuses on implementing working solutions without requiring any server side code outside of a standard out-of-the-box SharePoint installation. Home About Contact Speaker Contributions.
Thus was born: Black Magic Solutions for White Hat SharePoint. The Authors The book was organized by from and is a collaboration with six other authors: , , , , and. So we put several charts on the page. So I will have to add it along with Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Feedly as places to keep track of. Let Mark Miller know if you have other ideas for books that you think the SharePoint community would appreciate. The book could not have come to fruition without you! The of our new book is now available on Amazon, right next to the Kindle edition. A client of mine was building a re-enrollment process for the following school year.
Instead of one person proofreading for accuracy, we had 90+ volunteers reading daily, making suggestions and commenting on how to improve the solutions. If you have been following me and my recent activities, you likely noticed that I am a big proponent of responsive web design. Unlike in the article, in this situation we need to connect to SharePoint to look up a value in a list based on values on the InfoPath form, i. Together, the authors describe how to build working solutions that anyone with Full Control over a team site can implement. There were bugs like anything else, but overall, it worked. The solution in the chapter is focused only on the blog, but I added a few enhancements using new features of jQuery Mobile 1.
When do you stop developing front-end and go a different route? Instead of one person slaving over a hot computer for 9 months to a year, we decided to split up the chores, allocating one chapter per author. This, in my opinion, is a great resource for anyone learning how to customize SharePoint through the browser and gives them the ability to quickly expand upon what was done for the book. Mark was excellent at herding all the authors and making sure deadlines were met. My Chapter My chapter focuses on how to turn a Team Sub-Site into an Agile Tool to help manage Agile projects. You can ask a question and receive several answers right away from your colleagues across the organization. A simple message asking for headshots can get buried by a recent reply to a conversation that was posted weeks ago. What are your personal limitations? But how about these custom solutions? Barbara, Glad you are enjoying the implementation…I think the setup I have will lay a good foundation for you to add much more functionality as your users start to identify more needs.