PowerShell desired state configuration scripts often request user credentials which then need to be stored in some form in the output MOF files. Since you never want to save passwords as clear text, this article explains how you can keep passwords secure and encrypted inside your MOF files.
SharePoint lookup column error:
“Value does not fall within the expected range”.
This lookup column error is very generic and can be very frustrating too especially when you have taken care to ensure that everything is right. I have often encountered this error when working with SPListItem values for lookup columns, people pickers and choice columns.
SharePoint Developers often need to add a custom action to the SharePoint edit control block (ECB). I have had to do this many times myself and since there isn’t a lot of resources available on the subject, I decided to write this post for those who might want to do this sometime, and for myself as a future reference.
Part 4 of my series on setting up a SharePoint 2016 development farm in Azure. In this article, we will perform the actual SharePoint 2016 installation. This will be a virtual machine (spVM) in the virtual network we created in Part 2 of this series. We will make spVM a member of the Windows Server AD domain, and then create a new SharePoint farm.
SharePoint developers and IT pros are familiar with the “sign in as different user” menu option in SharePoint 2010. However, in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013, you will notice that this menu option is missing.
Two quick methods of grabbing the internal names of SharePoint fields. The first method includes a URL encoding and decoding tool so you don’t have to worry about doing this manually.