Word Formulas

It is a common practice to perform calculations in Excel, and then to copy the calculations into Word.  A drawback to this approach is the double entry (and double update) of values. There is another option: Word formulas. I have created a simple table in Word 2013 with 4 columns and 5 rows and put […]

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 Find SharePoint Features with PowerShell

I was recently asked by a client for a way to find out what features are activated as site and site collection level. The following PowerShell is the easiest way I know: if ((Get-PSSnapin -Name “microsoft.sharepoint.powershell” -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue) -eq $null ) { Write-Host “Adding SharePoint Snap-in” -ForegroundColor Cyan; Add-PSSnapin microsoft.sharepoint.powershell -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue; } else { […]

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 Configure the App Store with PowerShell

In virtually every installation of SharePoint 2013 there is a requirement to activate the App Store.  While there are some complications with the process due to the involvement of network level configuration, the SharePoint side of the configuration is relatively straightforward. Network Configuration This article assumes that several pre-requisites have been completed successfully: A forward […]

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