SharePoint 2013 Incoming E-Mail Feature Troubles Configuring SMTP Services

What is the SharePoint incoming e-mail feature? The incoming e-mail feature in SharePoint enables sites to receive and store e-mail messages and attachments within SharePoint lists and libraries.  Making it possible for teams to store the e-mail that they send to other team members without needing to go to the SharePoint site and upload the…


Configuring SharePoint 2013 ECT & BCS for SQL Connectivity

After having to walk through these setup steps recently for the first time with SQL and the impersonated windows ID I thought I’d post these steps for later reference and hopefully some of you will find them helpful. There are several authentication options when configuring an External Content Type to point to a SQL server…


How to configure blog post approval in SharePoint 2013

How to configure blog post approval in SharePoint 2013   I’ve seen several blogs addressing the need for SharePoint blog sites to require an approval processbefore posts are published and made visible to the rest of the blog site members.  Unfortunately the majority of them answer this need with a less than easy set of…

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