Friday Five – November 30, 2012

1. Manipulate Taxonomy objects using SharePoint 2013 Client Object Model By SharePoint Server MVP Sundararajan Narasiman 2. Control for having Live Tiles on Home Page By Client Application Development MVP Thomas Lebrun –@thomas_lebrun 3. Office Web Apps Server: How to deploy, manage and integrate with Exchange Server 2013 By Exchange Server MVP Anderson Patricio  –…


Germany Hosts MVP Open Day Event

Editor’s note: The following post was written by Community Program Manager Jan-Philipp Rombolotto Munich was host to 100 MVPs from around Europe as experts gathered to learn, network and share their expertise. The two day event featured 15 sessions covering a wide range of topics such as Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Office 365, Search…


MVP Monday – Shared Code for Windows 8 and Windows Phone8

  Editor’s note:  The following post was written by Silverlight MVP Jeremy Likness   The end of October 2012 marked a major set of milestones for Microsoft’s mobile computing story. Consumers learned about the availability of Windows 8 just days before the details about Windows Phone 8 and the developer SDK were revealed. It is…


Korea MVP Open Days Event a Success

Editor’s note:  The following post was written by Community Program Manager So Young Lee The University of Seoul was home to 78 MVPs during a two-day event in which 12 MVPs received the 2012 Korean MVP Contribution Award.  The Korean Open Days event started off with a knowledge donation seminar presented by 9 MVPs at…


MVP Monday – Add or Remove Users from Windows 8

Editor’s note:  The following post was written by Windows Consumer Apps MVP Alberto José Escalona Microsoft wanted to provide a significant change to how to manage your sessions in Windows 8, offering new features to user management. W8 has been reimagined and it’s based in the cloud, therefore it has received modifications and improvements.  …


Friday Five – November 16, 2012

1. Importing PST data into Mailbox in Exchange Server 2013 using EAC By Exchange Server MVP Anderson Patricio – @apatricio 2. Exploring Default Installation and SQL Paths in Lync Server 2013 By Lync MVP Tim Harrington – @twharrington 3. Multilanguage Speech recognition in Windows Phone 8 By Visual C# MVP Olivier Matis – @GuruuMeditation 4….


Windows 8 – An MVP Roundup

Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and the new Surface have all hit stores across the globe and MVPs have been busy blogging, presenting and reviewing Microsoft’s newest technologies.  Take a look at all of the contributions MVPs have made in their communities around the globe! Vietnam Windows Expert-IT Pro MVP Thinh Huynh was invited by…


SharePoint 2012 Conference Lands in Las Vegas

It’s been a busy month for Microsoft.  Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, Surface, the recent BUILD conference and just when you thought Microsoft might take a breather, it’s time for the SharePoint 2012 Conference in Las Vegas.   MVPs rank among attendees and speakers at this year’s conference which highlights a variety of Microsoft technologies including…


Configuring Online Backup for Windows Server 2012

Editor’s note:  The following post was written by Virtual Machine MVP Tomica Kaniski As Windows Server 2012 includes many new and improved features, some of them often go unnoticed. The objective of this article is to explain how to set up and use one of them – Online Backup.   Online Backup feature in Windows…


Friday Five–November 9, 2012

1. My Review of the Microsoft Surface for Windows RT By Microsoft Integration MVP Maxime Labelle 2. Microsoft shares considerations for extending AD into Windows Azure By System Center: Cloud and Datacenter Management MVP John Joyner 3, How Will Windows 8 Enter The Business? By Virtual Machine MVP Aidan Finn 4. ExcelOne formula returns value…