Using Office 365 Groups / Teams and Webhooks to Monitor Systems

One of the benefits of Office 365's Incoming Webhook feature is the ability to send notifications about systems/processes in your organization. And, since both Groups...

Office 365 Groups Explorer, now updated with Connectors

A while back, I submitted a sample to the Office Dev PnP repo that exercised the Office Graph to Explore Office 365 Groups. The application is...

Using ASP.NET vNext Authorition policy scheme on MVC 5

In ASP.NET MVC, individual controller/actions can be protected by decorating the class/method with the System.Web.Mvc.Authorize attribute. The attribute provides for...

Office 365 Developer Patterns and Practices – March 2016 release

I'm honored to have a community project included in the PnP samples released this month. I'll be giving a quick demo of the Office 365 Groups...

Community Project: Content Organizer Link Web Part

For document libraries that are targets of Content Organizer rules, the upload link will redirect to the Drop Off Library. Contributors can also navigate directly to...

Community Project: SharePoint System Notifications

During a recent client visit, I came across an interesting application of technology that I had not seen in quite a while. On the intranet home...

Community Project: SharePoint Advise One Another (A1A)

I have often been asked about changing the Alerts that are sent from SharePoint when a list item is updated. By far the most frequent is...