Monthly Archives: March 2006

Scoble showing some SharePoint love?

Thanks to Jan Tielens for pointing me to this: Thanks to a Dashboard Spy inside the Scoble encampment, we have this peek at the executive dashboard that Robert Scoble, famed blogger at microsoft, uses. This screenshot was grabbed from Scoble’s … Continue reading

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CSS + Master Pages + Printing

The project I am currently working on has tossed me into the deep-end of Visual Studio 2005 and Master Pages. Part of this journey is comprehending the “Theme” approach to CSS in the App_Themes Directory versus my much accustomed to … Continue reading

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XHTML Validating Module for ASP.NET 2.0

Thanks to Scott Hanselman for pointing to this beauty: Go directly to the download website and get the XHTML validator module for ASP.NET 2.0 Overview: Josh Twist over at JoyOfCode has a “Validator Module” that sits at the very end … Continue reading

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More great java'scripting.

Every day now there are great new scripts popping up that really really add to the visual presentation of websites. keep in mind a lot of these scripts can be used in SharePoint just as easily in many ways such … Continue reading

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CSS and Rounded Corners (Without Images)

Awhile back I did a lot of searching for effective ways of creating rounded corners. I found literally dozens of workable solutions using 4 corner images. Then I found an absolutely awesome solution to create rounded corners without using images … Continue reading

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SharePoint Tools

Joris has posted an enourmous list of SharePoint Tools, Get yourself over to the JOPX blog and take a look. I skimmed it quickly and did not see our Team Tools products. Great job on the list!

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CSS and 100% height

I have searched high and low for information on this topic, I have experimented again and again with very limited success. I wanted to share my findings in hopes that someday some poor soul will not have to go through … Continue reading

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Office 2007 Preview

Amanda just referenced a great new site from Microsoft where you can preview Office 2007, see screenshots, videos and lots of other cool things! No more feeling left out if you were not able to get into the initial beta.

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Keeping your CSS slim and trim

CSS Tweak – Keep that CSS file size down: Try CSS Tweak to keep your stylesheets lean and mean! A simple test on SharePoint stylesheets: A Theme (theme.css) Before: 53k After 28k The WSS Default (ows.css) Before 39k After 24k … Continue reading

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Office 2007 Preview Site

For those of you not part of the technical BETA of Office 2007, you can check out screenshots, demos, documents and other great stuff on the Office 2007 Preview site just launched by Microsoft. They even have a demo on … Continue reading

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