Internet Explorer 11 issues with SharePoint

Although a rather old problem (old as IE 11, actually), a couple of my clients have had experienced it lately so I decided to write a quick post on it. SharePoint does not work properly with IE 11. Period. In fact, neither 2007, 2010 or 2013 versions do. There are quite some issues with the…

KulenDayz 2013

I am thrilled to announce that I will be presenting on KulenDayz 2013, one of the coolest conferences in the Balkan region. The conference will take place in the wonderful city of Osijek, Croatia, from September 13 – 15, 2013. To quote the organizers and participants on the previous conferences: “We like to think of Kulendayz…

The day Master died

Today is a sad day indeed. The first thing I was reading this morning was a Facebook message from my good friend, Oscar: “Hey buddy, did you see the news?”. I didn’t know what it was all about so I checked news channels first, slowly waking up and taking first sips of the coffee. As…

Announcing two sessions at SharePoint Conference Austria

It’s a long time since I wrote something here. Like most of us in the business, I was pretty busy a last couple of weeks / months. While waiting on my flight, I thought it would be a good idea to start paying attention to my blog again and here we are. This post won’t…

Announcing a session at Microsoft WinDays 13

I am honoured to announce my session at WinDays 13, a biggest regional Microsoft conference held in Umag, Croatia on April 22nd – 26th 2013. The session Successful planning of the SharePoint architecture and how to survive the process will focus on the planning of a solid, reliable and extensible SharePoint 2013 architecture. We will explore the…

Announcing Microsoft Online Services events in Cologne and Munich

I am thrilled to announce an event Microsoft Online Services Business Value and Use in Cologne and Munich, Germany organized by PlanB. GmbH, KPMG and Microsoft Deutschland GmbH. The event will focus on Office 365, Windows Azure and App development. Agenda 09:00 Check in 09:30 Opening Tobias SchmailzlPlanB. GmbH, CEO 09:45 Microsoft Online Services strategy and…

Announcing a session at Microsoft NetWork 3

I am honoured to announce my session at Microsoft NetWork 3, a two-day conference held in a tourist and congress center Banja Vrucica, Bosnia and Herzegovina on April 3rd and 4th 2013. The session Building a rock-solid SharePoint architecture will focus on the planning of a solid, reliable and extensible SharePoint 2013 architecture. We will…

A new release, a new beginning

A couple of days ago something happened what I was waiting quite some time for – Microsoft released Office 365 for enterprise. Now, I am an Office 365 user for a long time; however, being a P1 customer did have some limitations which were bugging me. Being unable to upgrade to E1 (enterprise plan) was…

Beware of KB2756920 and KB2756921

Microsoft released KB2756920 (Windows Server 2008 R2) and KB2756921 (Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1) security patches on January 08. 2013. After the installation lot of Service Applications just stopped working. I had a problem reported with Excel Services Service Application so I started digging through ULS logs. The exception I found wasn’t really informative: 01/22/2013…

SharePoint 2013 Preview and Office 2013 Preview available for download

Steve Ballmer announced Office 2013 few hours ago. During his presentation, Office 2013 Preview was released for a download. SharePoint 2013 Preview and documentation just got uploaded as well. Here are few useful links: SharePoint 2013, Exchange 2013, Lync 2013, Office Web Apps Server, Project 2013, Visio 2013 and Office Professional Plus 2013: http://www.microsoft.com/office/preview/en/try-more-products Office…