Monthly archives: February, 2017

Embedding an Access database in SharePoint?

I have a client who would like me to embed an access database from another location (document library) to a SharePoint page in an editable format. Similar to how you can add the “Excel Web Access” web part and display an editable excel document. I have tried to use the “Access Web App” under the …

Issue with $skip in REST API

Here is a sample list i am using I am testing some REST filters in the browser directly and checking the XML feed returned by the REST request. Below is the REST query which I used to get the first two items of the list and this works perfectly. sharepointsite/sites/POC/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('samplelist‘)/items?$filter=Designation eq ‘Developer’ and Company eq …

Backup and Restore User

I have SharePoint 2010 and would like to know if it is possible to change the user in charge of performing Backup and Restore routines. I recently changed most users to non local administrator and would like to know if this one can be a local administrator. =================      What kind of Backup/Restore is …

The ‘Text’ property is read-only and cannot be set

When site permissions from my home page I get the following error The ‘Text’ property is read-only and cannot be set’. I only get this error from my home page site permissions. I cannot access any document library from view all site content option either strange… I checked to see if the page was checked …

Read, Write, CheckIn/Out files in SharePoint 2010 with REST

Is there a way to Read, Write, CheckIn/Out files in SharePoint 2010 with REST? It is possible with SOAP but transferring base64-encoded seems to be inefficient. Thanks ================= ================= 1 Answer 1 ================= All the listed operations are supported. I would recommend you to check out the following informations on the web and MSDN: Working …

Calendar – Only display available resources

I have a resource calendar. Is there a way to limit the resources based on the date user picks when they want to reserve a resource. For example, user clicks on 1-26-2015 date and conf room 3, 4, and 7 already booked. Is there a way to remove these since they are not available for …

Error when filtering the view

I want to make a view of a list to display the upcoming birthdays. I have a list “Employees”: The column “Birthday” is of type date, the other 4 columns all of type “Calculated (calculation based on other columns)”, while the output is of type number. I made a new view “Upcoming Birthdays”, which should …