First Post

Welcome to my new SharePoint Blog   I’ve been blogging about SharePoint on my personal website for less than a year, but head there for some of my old posts.   I’m a developer with architectural and business solution interests. For the purpose of this blog, I want to focus on the SharePoint Designer level.   I may have trouble avoiding talking about code, but I’m going to give it a try.

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Notes from Heather Solomon at SASUG

Summary The San Antonio SharePoint Users Group (SASUG) hosted Heather Solomon at this month’s meeting. If you haven’t seen Heather in person, she’s a SharePoint branding expert and excellent speaker. There are some excellent resources on her website, as well. I’m posting highlights from my sparse notes. SASUG attendees, please add comments with your notes, to fill in the holes. Quick Launch On customizing the Quick Launch in 2003, Heather had a few tips: Modifying Onet.xml is the only way

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Outlook 2007 makes SharePoint 2007 easy

     Did you know that Microsoft’s 2007 versions of Outlook and SharePoint have some great new connections when working with calendars? If not, you might take a minute to read through View and update a SharePoint calendar on MS Office Online.     The SharePoint connection to Outlook goes way beyond the Calendar. Did you know that you can read and post to Discussion Groups from Outlook? Even if you’ve never created Tasks in Outlook, you might consider it now. With

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