SharePoint has always been one of the best platforms for managing data and documents for the enterprise. SharePoint 2013 simplified the ability to change the look and feel of SharePoint web pages. Now with the addition of AngularJS functionality to SharePoint changing the look and feel of data and documents inside SharePoint web pages is now possible without the need for writing new web parts or having XML style sheet experience.
With the Google’s release of the Android phone 2D symbolic encoding to make your website phone friendly is enjoying some additional attention. Simply point your Android, I-Phone, or Windows Mobile phone camera, with an appropriate app, at the image below and data will be instantly loaded to your phone.
…or how to take advantage of the IIS 7.0 Integrated Pipeline mode. In this article we are presenting a module library for IIS 7.0 that gives full control over how IIS handles URLs. The ASP.NET URLRewriter library allows a web developer to specify and handle just about any type of URL scheme.
Put together a Silverlight application to display SharePoint list data without using Visual Studio. A simple Silverlight library you can use in Microsoft Expression Blend to read SharePoint list data and display it in any Silverlight control. Even your mom can do it!
Silverlight can be used to enhance the user experience for SharePoint users. Most data stored in SharePoint can be displayed directly by existing Silverlight controls and/or the controls available in the Silverlight Toolkit available on Codeplex. The exception to this is the displaying of rich text formatted text field data. RTF formatted text is stored in a simplified HTML format in SharePoint there current is no easy way to correctly display this type of text data in Silverlight… until now.
In Part Three of this series we continued to expand our sample Silverlight/SharePoint list application by adding an additional call to retrieve list detail. In this article we will use the results of our call for list detail to determine which columns should be displayed when we retrieve SharePoint list items. To simplify list item data retrieve we will also explorer a SharePointList helper class that is useful for building CAML queries and encapsulating list items results.
The art of user interface design has been around for as long as people have built and used tools. User interface design principles were well understood prior to the “web revolution” and most well known computer applications can, and still do, attribute their popularity to the successful application of these principles. When thin client interfaces exploded during the .com era, the tried and true princples of user interface design were left behind in the rush to build web presents and attract as many customers as possible.