How To: Back out of SharePoint Online “Turn off sharing for non-owners on all sites in this site collection”

Microsoft continues to adjust security around the “sharing” features in SharePoint Online.   One recent update provides a feature in the “Classic” SharePoint Online Administration console to adjust sharing for individual site collection so non-owners (Full Control role) cannot share files or sites.     The interface is a bit confusing, however.  At first glance, it looks like [...]

By |2019-07-17T10:05:04-05:00July 16th, 2019|Collaboration|0 Comments

HREmployee Self-Service Center

In today’s world, employees need access to Human Resources information and services 24x7.  The Peters & Associates HREmployee Self-Service Center is a Microsoft SharePoint Online application designed to make it easy for your organization’s team members to access HR information, forms and processes.   The Peters & Associates HREmployee Self-Service Center can complement features of your existing [...]

By |2019-07-09T11:12:22-05:00July 9th, 2019|Monthly Focus|0 Comments

Power Apps: Adapt to Big Data Recap

PowerApps is one of the simplest, most useful tools available to Microsoft users. It allows you to customize Office 365 and Dynamics 365 with scalable apps that span productivity and business data. You can tailor SharePoint Online with PowerApps, use it with Microsoft Teams, and build applications on Dynamics 365. The possibilities are endless!  But [...]

By |2018-12-20T11:24:14-05:00December 20th, 2018|Collaboration, Office 365|Comments Off on Power Apps: Adapt to Big Data Recap

PowerApps: Adapt to Big Data (4:43)

PowerApps is one of the simplest, most useful tools available to Microsoft users. It allows you to customize Office 365 and Dynamics 365 with powerful apps that span productivity and business data. You can tailor SharePoint Online with PowerApps, use it with Microsoft Teams, and build applications on Dynamics 365. The possibilities are endless! Register [...]

By |2019-05-03T12:27:00-05:00December 19th, 2018|Collaboration, Office 365|Comments Off on PowerApps: Adapt to Big Data (4:43)

Beware the Auto-Save!

It saves all your edits and you may not know it!  It changes your original behind the scenes!  Run away, run away! Just Kidding! Content auto-save is a feature that automatically saves real time edits to Microsoft documents (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).   Auto-save was introduced with Office Online, and impacts files stored in Office 365 [...]

By |2018-11-29T15:54:54-05:00November 22nd, 2018|Collaboration|Comments Off on Beware the Auto-Save!

Office 365: Modern Workplace Preview (1:58)

In the final installment of our Modern Workplace webinar series we explore Office 365. Office 365 includes many helpful applications, but Word, Excel, Outlook, and OneDrive only scratch the surface of the potential value of Office 365. Discover how you can deploy, support, manage and use Microsoft’s Office platform to help empower your employees and [...]

By |2018-12-27T10:52:06-05:00November 15th, 2018|Collaboration, Office 365|Comments Off on Office 365: Modern Workplace Preview (1:58)

SharePoint Online Modern Pages – Custom CSS

Many of us have experienced the problem of working with custom display in modern pages. You can easily feel as if you are in handcuffs and unable to change any display aspect of the page. This short blog further explains that issue, as well as a way to remedy it. Scenario: Modern pages under SharePoint [...]

By |2018-09-26T14:14:44-05:00September 5th, 2018|Collaboration|Comments Off on SharePoint Online Modern Pages – Custom CSS

Analyzing Content with AI and ML in OneDrive and SharePoint

Microsoft recently announced two innovations in content storage which leverage artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to streamline user experience. They involve actively analyzing video, audio, and visual content and adding tags to improve search and storage capabilities. It may sound like science fiction, but these are just some of the ways AI and [...]

By |2018-12-18T11:10:38-05:00August 31st, 2018|Advisory Services|Comments Off on Analyzing Content with AI and ML in OneDrive and SharePoint

Migration to Office 365 from SharePoint On-Premises

SharePoint Foundation and SharePoint Server have been around for many years.  Many companies have leveraged SharePoint’s collaborative features, creating both internal and external sites that can vary in size from small to large configurations.  However, unless you have a team of SharePoint admins/developers, a company can be stuck trying to fill the void if the [...]

By |2018-09-26T15:02:53-05:00August 10th, 2018|Collaboration|Comments Off on Migration to Office 365 from SharePoint On-Premises