Monthly Archives for August 2015

SharePoint workflow best practices

Workflow best practices for Workflow designers should document the workflow against the business process that the workflow supports. Workflow designers should be prepared to educate workflow participants on how to use the workflow and any custom security settings. Some processes are better implemented manuallyĆ¢ for a period of time before you automate the process. This […]

InfoPath tips

To avoid NaN appearing in calculation results of InfoPath formulas, do the following: Use Now instead of Created. Try to avoid using the Automatically retrieve data when form is opened option. If a form is slow and a data connection has the setting Save with form checked, try clearing this option. If data connection still […]

Great formulas for SharePoint calculated columns

You can use the following formulas in SharePoint site columns. You can place any of the following formulas into a calculated site column. AcknowledgeDate1 = End date Created = Start date You can specify an exact start and end time for each day. The total number of hours is slightly low or high for modifications […]

InfoPath Presentation SharePoint Saturday 2/2014

You can download the notes from my presentation on InfoPath 2010 Tips and Tricks, along with the list templates and step-by-step instructions. The instructions describe configuring cascading dropdown lists and custom unique record identifiers in InfoPath.