Displaying pdf reports in SharePoint

I had an interesting request by someone the other day. I was helping them set up a new site template for SharePoint 2013 and they wanted to display a couple of reports on their site that they had in pdf format in a way to showcase the numbers of the report to others in the […]

BI Architecture Talk for SPOC

Happy New Year everyone! I wanted to get the word out that this month’s SQL Professionals of Chattanooga (SPOC) meeting this month on January 27th at 5:30pm at the Business Development Center (BDC) in Chattanooga, TN. It’s located at 100 Cherokee Blvd and you can get there by heading over to the northwest side of […]

Hey everybody! Come out and join me for lunch and SharePoint

It finally happened. I am taking the plunge and agreed to do my first user group presentation. Believe you me, I am just as nervous thinking about it as you are. But I am also very excited at the opportunity. I will be presenting “SharePoint Campfire Stories” on September 23rd from 11:30am until 1pm at […]

SharePoint Saturday Atlanta 2014

Back on June 21st, I had the privilege of attending my first event of the year in Atlanta at the Georgia State University Student Center. You can find out more about the event by going here. The twitter feed for this event was #SPSATL and if you have a chance, I highly recommend you go […]

Grid View Issue Reappears with Performance Point 2013 post June 2013 CU

Hello again SharePointers! I wanted to get the word out on another bug that seems to have reappeared in Performance Point in SharePoint Server 2013. Originally this issue popped up as a problem with the grid view being cut off towards the top. Example below: This issue was corrected in the June 2013 CU for […]

SharePoint 2013 SP1 kb2817429 fixes Dashboard Designer issue

Greetings! I thought I would add to the hoopla currently going on around Service Pack 1 for SharePoint 2013 which was released this week. If you haven’t got it yet, go get it now and test it out on your farms! You can find it here. One quick thing I also wanted to mention that […]

Fix for KB2825647 released and verified

In my previous two posts I focused on a problem created by the install of the October 2013 CU for SharePoint 2013 Server. It basically disabled the ability of your users to launch dashboard designer (DD) after installing the cumulative update. In December 2013 another CU was released, but didn’t do anything to address the […]

December 2013 CU for SharePoint 2013 still has Dashboard Designer problem

KB2850024 Happy Friday again SharePoint folks! I bring you good tidings of joy in this holiday season, but all of this doesn’t come without a lump of coal from the world of SharePoint 2013. According to this article put out: http://blogs.technet.com/b/stefan_gossner/archive/2013/12/20/december-2013-cu-for-sharepoint-2013-has-been-released.aspx The December 2013 CU for SharePoint 2013 has been released, but unfortunately for those […]

SharePoint Server 2013 October 2013 CU Issue

  Happy Friday everyone! Even if it’s Friday the 13th… I wanted to post this update about an issue that is related to the October 2013 CU for SharePoint Server 2013. You can find the summary of this issue from Todd Klindt’s patch list here. The frustrating thing about this issue is that I have […]