Top 10 Tools for Backing up Your SharePoint Site

Backing up your SharePoint site is essential if you don’t want to lose important data. Just like you backup the files on your PC or laptop, you want to take preventative measures to ensure that your important information is safe. After reviewing numerous products and collecting data, we present our list of the top 10 web parts for backing up your SharePoint site: 1.      Backup and Restore for SharePoint by AvePoint This backup option is one of the most user-friendly and flexible options on the market. It’s SLA-driven, and provides a lot of options for the user. It offers a...

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10 Ways To Maximize Your SharePoint Sites Speed

Many companies today are using SharePoint as a mission critical application that houses extensive company infromation including files, workflows, forms, and web content. 1. Traffic Separate user and database traffic. One of the most common misconceptions in SharePoint is that servers connected to high-speed network segments can handle all their operations because they have greater bandwidth. However, SharePoint depends largely on SQL. This means a single page request can result in several calls to the database. At the same time, there are other operations that may be utilizing the bandwidth...

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Top 20 SharePoint Experts You Should Be Following in 2013

If you love learning tips and tricks about SharePoint, want to stay up to date on the latest news and utilize the platform to its full extent, these SharePoint experts are worth following. They are the most influential and knowledgeable individuals about SharePoint and what it can do. They are, in no particular order, listed below.   1. Mark Rhodes Mark Rhodes is an infrastructure consultant in Brisbaine, Australia, typically working with Microsoft technology to offer infrastructure solutions to his clients. Mark has worked with Microsoft platforms for more than 10 years, and a large...

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What is SkyDrive Pro 2013?

 Many individuals have noticed that in SharePoint 2013 there is a the new SkyDrive Pro 2013 function. For many, this function isn’t even active, but it’s present in the context menu. Here, we’ll talk a little about SkyDrive Pro 2013, what it does and how to activate it. What is SkyDrive Pro 2013? SkyDrive is the tool used to move documents and files to the cloud, syncing the files to the portal when individuals are online. This is the personal option and it’s free. However, SkyDrive Pro 2013 is the professional option and it’s the tool businesses or organizations will use to sync...

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How Do You Inherit Permissions from a Parent and Apply it on All Items, Folders, Etc. at Once in a Document Library?

Lists and libraries inherit their permissions from the parent site. So, if the parent site is protected, those lists and libraries will be protected as well. However, you can create unique permissions on individual items if you want, and you’re able to go back and re-inherit the permissions for the entire parent site any time you wish. When you inherit permissions from the parent site, you override any of the individual permissions that have been placed on any one item. Here is how to inherit permissions from the parent site and apply it on all of the items at once: Step 1: Open up the...

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Creating Business Email Solutions To Increase Speed and Productivity

Why Business Email Solutions Are Great for Companies? Email is now considered a traditional way of communication, as we are all already using it in our daily lives, when conducting our businesses, and even for the smallest messages that we want to convey to others. While regular email is enough for regular people, businesses need a better developed solution, as their needs are greater in this respect, as well. What sets these business email solutions apart from regular email? SharePoint is one of these solutions, and its functionalities surpass the ones sported by regular services. Ask about...

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