Using the updated SharePoint 2013 REST API versus the SharePoint 2010 mode

Using the updated SharePoint 2013 REST API versus the SharePoint 2010 model

This article will cover the changes between how we used REST in 2010 and what we need to ‚update‘ for using the streamlined interface in SharePoint 2013.

Get selected list / document items from SharePoint Ribbon

Get selected list / document items from SharePoint Ribbon

In this post we are going to see how we can get selected list / document items from a customized ribbon control using javascript.

The “My Groups” View

The “My Groups” View

In SharePoint 2010/2013, there’s a cool little feature in task lists that lets you create a view that shows you all items assigned to any SharePoint groups that you’re a member of. Even though it’s not as apparent in other lists, this post will show you how to accomplish it using SharePoint Designer.

Gooey SharePoint Scripting

Gooey SharePoint Scripting

Today i’m going to show you how to script Sharepoint through the GUI. Whilst in this example we’ll be running the code on server the same concepts and approach can be used to Script it from any machine that can hit the relevant website.

Dirty, but quite handy if you don’t have access to server-side scripting or deployment.

SPCAF | SharePoint Code Analysis Framework

SPCAF | SharePoint Code Analysis Framework

Improve the quality of SharePoint code by detecting violations, creating inventory reports of all content in custom SharePoint solutions and analyzing dependencies between SharePoint elements.

Integrate OpenStreet Map with SharePoint 2013 Using REST and Leaflet.js

Integrate OpenStreet Map with SharePoint 2013 Using REST and Leaflet.js

The client’s use case was as follows: they needed a way to be able to plot office locations on a map with contractually agreed to boundaries around them. These boundaries may be a specific radius around an office location or an irregularly shaped polygon. Once these are plotted on the map they required the ability to plot an address on the map to determine whether the address fell within any of the predefined boundaries.

Changing Master Page through CSOM

Changing Master Page through CSOM

This article explains how to change the Master Page through the Client-Side Object Model (JavaScript Object Model).

Edit a SharePoint List in a Gridview Using jqGrid and Listdata.svc

Edit a SharePoint List in a Gridview Using jqGrid and Listdata.svc

This post shows how to use jsGrid to create an excel-like gridview for editing items in a SharePoint list. The grid rendered by jqGrid is similar to SharePoint’s Datasheet view, but it requires no ActiveX control.

Kinect Explorer For SharePoint 2010

Kinect Explorer For SharePoint 2010

Kinect Explorer for SharePoint brings the freedom of Kinect to the power of SharePoint.

SharePoint 2010 Metro UI

SharePoint 2010 Metro UI

This project spawned from the desire to have a little funky landing page for a SharePoint 2010 site.