SP 2013: Using the JSLink property to change the way your field or views are rendered in SharePoint 2013

SP 2013: Using the JSLink property to change the way your field or views are rendered in SharePoint 2013

Recently I’ve had the pleasure (and adventure..) of upgrading a few SharePoint 2010 solutions to SharePoint 2013. One of the things that come up in literally every project I’m involved in, is the ability to quickly and easily change how a list is rendered. More specifically how the fields in that list should be displayed. Luckily in SharePoint 2013, Microsoft have extended the SPField with a new proprety called JSLink which is a JavaScript Link property. There’s a JSLink property on the SPField class as well as a "JS Link" property on for example List…

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Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2012 - Recap

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction Better late than never for the post-SPC article I suppose. I was in Las Vegas at the Microsoft SharePoint Conference this year (2012) attending some great (and some not so great) sessions about SharePoint 2013. During the week I’ve met many old friends, made some new friends and had a blast every single day. This will be a fairly short story, mentioning the sessions I liked and talking about some of the events that happened during our stay in Vegas. What happened at SPC12? Well, everything…

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SharePoint 2013: Business Connectivity Services - Talking to your external lists using REST

SharePoint 2013: Business Connectivity Services - Talking to your external lists using REST

Introduction As most if not all of you already know, SharePoint 2013 and Office 2013 has been released to preview/beta and is available for download from Microsoft’s download centers. In this article I will briefly introduce some exciting changes that has been made to the SharePoint 2013 Business Connectivity Services framework. I’ve written a bunch of articles on BCS for SharePoint 2010, and now it’s time to continue that track and introduce the new features available in SharePoint 2013. [blockquote] Please note that this article is written for SharePoint 2013 Preview, and for the final version…

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SharePoint 2013: Business Connectivity Services – Consuming OData in BCS using an App External Content Type

SharePoint 2013: Business Connectivity Services – Consuming OData in BCS using an App External Content Type

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction As most if not all of you already know, SharePoint 2013 and Office 2013 has been released to preview/beta and is available for download from Microsoft’s download centers. In this article I will briefly introduce some exciting changes that has been made to the SharePoint 2013 Business Connectivity Services framework. I’ve written a bunch of articles on BCS for SharePoint 2010, and now it’s time to continue that track and introduce the new features available in SharePoint 2013. [blockquote] Please note that this…

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SharePoint 2013: Business Connectivity Services (BCS) improvements - Introduction

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction As most if not all of you already know, SharePoint 2013 and Office 2013 has been released to preview/beta and is available for download from Microsoft’s download centers. In this article I will briefly introduce some exciting changes that has been made to the SharePoint 2013 Business Connectivity Services framework. I’ve written a bunch of articles on BCS for SharePoint 2010, and now it’s time to continue that track and introduce the new features available in SharePoint 2013. At the time of this…

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SharePoint 2013 - Microsoft announces the new versions of SharePoint and Office

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction If you haven’t followed the trend today, you’ve most certainly missed out. The Office 2013 and SharePoint 2013 preview versions were released to the wild today. Steve Ballmer did a LIVE pressrelease where he revealed that the new versions of Office and SharePoint are now officially available for public beta consumption. This is pretty amazing news, so I’ll just leave you with the following information and links and you can be certain that I’ll update this blog regularly with content of SharePoint 2013…

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