Month: March 2009

SharePoint Designer – A definite Maybe

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2009/03/29/sharepoint-designer-ndash-a-definite-maybe.aspx Good news!  Starting April 1st SharePoint Designer will be free! Bad news! Starting April 1st SharePoint Designer will be free! I have a love / hate relationship with SharePoint Designer, but I have always been quick to defend it to those developers out there who think it is Satan’s offspring.  Although…

SharePoint VM – Just Do It

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2009/03/26/sharepoint-vm-ndash-sounds-kinda-like-an-std.aspx There’s a woot-off going on today (http://www.woot.com) So, I’m feeling the need to be clever in my post and maybe do it as lyrics to a song?  Can I be that annoying?  By the way, if you don’t know what Woot is, please leave now.   🙂 So, stop.. Collaborate and listen… …

InfoPath – Some Need-To-Know Information

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2009/03/13/infopath-ndash-some-need-to-know-information.aspx We are using InfoPath with SharePoint more and more in our organization. Anyone who has dealt with InfoPath knows there’s a lot of nice functionality there, but it can also be a pain to work with.  I ran across a couple of issues I was finally able to resolve and wanted…

Everything I know about SharePoint FBA

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2009/03/11/everything-i-know-about-sharepoint-fba.aspx I’ve spent the last couple of days trying to figure out exactly what I can and can’t do with FBA in SharePoint and thought I’d write a quick blog about my experiences. It turns out there are a couple of hurdles you’ll have to overcome that at first  might not be…