My Golden Rules of Personal Computer Management

To date this blog has been about just one thing, SharePoint, and that isn’t about to change. However, for some time I have wanted to share some general computer management tips, I’m hoping it just might be useful to others, and in some ways it follows in the footsteps of Andrew Connell’s discussion around how…


Couple of new Microsoft Bloggers: Welcome Alex and Paul

Just noticed a couple of new SharePoint (and some other stuff) bloggers from Microsoft have arrived: Paul Holdaway who recently joined the Solutions Team (my old team over in the Microsoft Consulting Services world)  whom I’m sure will have some valuable contributions to make. Especially given his enthusiasm for community building on the inside of…


The SharePoint User Group UK

The SharePoint User Group in the UK is having their first meet up. It’s going to be held at the Microsoft Offices in Thames Valley Park on the 13th of Feb. For further information take a look at the following: I’m going to be doing my best to be there, and it would be…


The SharePoint Group Blog

Really excellent news….. Lawrence Liu just pointed out that the SharePoint team have quietly launched a “Group Blog” modelled on the “IE Blog” where we can expect some excellent information directly from the Product Group. The first couple of post have got it off to a great start…Welcome Jeff, Kurt and the whole gang! SharePoint BlogJeff Tepers…


MSN Messenger 8 – All Gone!

Hmmm…They were popular. All out now, will let you know if I get any more….


Invitations to MSN Messenger 8

**** UPDATE: SORRY FOLKS, ALL GONE! **** Well, this is not directly related to SharePoint, but SharePoint does integrate with Live Communcations Server! If you want an invitation to MSN Messenger 8 contact me, first 10 or so win…..


Pint2Share: Budapest 9/1/06

First Pint2Share for 2006, done at very late notice, contact me via my contact link if you are around!


Folders and Metadata

There is a lot of discussion out in the blogosphere (Dustin and Mr. Simser) about the pros and cons of folders versus metadata. This was something I looked at in one of my first blog posts as part of a discussion about Document and Folder level permissions. Just in case it contributes to the discussion…


Happy New Year!

Just want to wish all SharePointers a very happy new year! It is set to be a big one for SharePoint, and having found some time to spend with the next version over the break I can tell you that there is LOTS of good new stuff to learn.