Month: January 2010

SharePoint: Populating Drop Down List Field with Data from Different Site

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2010/01/21/sharepoint-populating-drop-down-list-field-with-data-from-different.aspx So, one of my SharePoint buddies from Dallas gave me a call yesterday and had a problem. They needed to populate a drop down field with data from a SharePoint List on another site. If the list were in the same site, it wouldn’t be an issue, just create a lookup…

Operation ShareLove: Support Haiti Victims & Win!

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2010/01/18/operation-sharelove-support-haiti-victims-amp-win.aspx I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, SharePoint people rock. This is evident with Dux Raymond Sy’s (@meetdux) efforts to help with the tragedy in Haiti. Dux has set up a web site where we can donate and help. Even more impressive, you can win prizes for your charitable…

SharePoint Pearls

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2010/01/13/sharepoint-pearls.aspx So, I have been so swamped lately with meetings, work, and my other duties that I have not had a chance to do any practical development to blog about. However, thanks to my good buddy Geoff Varosky (@gvaro) I know a technical blog I’m going to write… finding the time is…

Obligatory New Year’s Post

Originally posted on: http://geekswithblogs.net/SoYouKnow/archive/2010/01/06/obligatory-new-yearrsquos-post.aspx So… here we are in 2010… the year where we start referring to every year the rest of this century as “twenty – something” instead of “two thousand and something”.  This year promises to be filled with many new SharePoint challenges and opportunities. So, I thought I’d take a minute to…