Tags: , , , , | Posted by Antonios Daskos on 3/21/2011 2:23 PM | Comments (0)
Introduction to using BPC PowerForms Part I: Installation and first looks In this series of walkthroughs, I’ll demonstrate the simplicity of using BPC PowerForms to access SharePoint 2007/2010 lists, from the beginner’s point of view. In the next posts, more complex scenarios will unfold and many of the available features will come into play. I’ll demonstrate how one can use Po... [More]
Tags: , , | Posted by Antonios Daskos on 3/18/2011 5:39 PM | Comments (0)
There's a plethora of knowledge regarding the following issues, but let me reiterate my experiences - being new to SharePoint - with anything 64-bit. I'm working on Windows 7 64-bit and try to use the 64-bit version of any software that provides one. That goes for Internet Explorer 9 and Microsoft Office 2010. While Internet Explorer 32-bit will install side-by-side with its 64-bit version, ... [More]
Tags: , | Posted by Yannis Sovolakis on 3/15/2011 10:33 AM | Comments (0)
From time to time, I think it would be nice to share some information about PowerForms development as well as thoughts on the future of the product itself. At this moment we are working on 2 different axis: Better integration with SharePoint Feature requests As for the integration part, we are spending significant effort to achieve smooth integration with SharePoint lists which have&n... [More]
Tags: , , , , , | Posted by Spyros Moschovakos on 3/11/2011 10:33 PM | Comments (0)
A simple class built in VB .NET that provides functions to easily retrieve data from Sharepoint lists and document libraries using CAML queries. Useful for preventing composing a CAML query from scratch and parsing the XML search results, in cases where the Sharepoint object model is not accessible (i.e. from a remote machine other the sharepoint server itself) [More]
Tags: , , , | Posted by Andreas Vamvatsikos on 3/11/2011 10:13 AM | Comments (0)
Did you ever happen to administer, audit, develop or just use a SharePoint farm and face severe performance issues? Issues such as  extreme page load times, failed workflows, timer service complaining all over the logs? Well I know there are several guidelines and techniques to fine-tune SharePoint performance but sometimes the cause is deeper. It might be that a poorly set-up or administere... [More]
Tags: , | Categories: How-To Posted by Michalis Patos on 3/9/2011 12:47 PM | Comments (0)
One of the capabilities of PowerForms is to create Indicator images based on data values. Here is a step-by-step description of a particular example. We are trying to produce the result below which shows an indicator depending on the Status field. First we should upload the different indicator images in a sharepoint library (picture library). Then in our basic list we create a p... [More]