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Scheduling Twitter Content with Azure Functions

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A few months ago, I was looking at ways to schedule my Twitter content: basically, I wanted to define when a specific tweet should be posted. The reason behind this? Mostly, I wanted to promote content from my blog for

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 24 Office 365: Overview of Services and Applications

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I’ll finish this year’s Office 365 Advent Calendar with a small overview of the Office 365 Services and Applications. Basically, the following document contains all current services and applications with a short description. You can use this document as a

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 23 Bulk-updating File Extensions in SharePoint Online with PowerShell

Scenario A short while ago, I had to update a fairly large number of documents in multiple libraries in a SharePoint Online site. Problem was that their file extension was .html which doesn’t display in the browser if stored in

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 22 Modern and Classic Experience in SharePoint Online

Earlier this year, Microsoft announced and rolled out the modern experience for lists. They didn’t stop at that, but also introduced modern pages and sites. But what are the differences to the ‘classic experiences’, so the type of lists, libraries,

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 21 Get all Instances of a Web Part in a SharePoint Online Site

Scenario Sometimes you may need to figure out where a specific type of web part has been used. Today, I’ll show you how you can check all pages in your Site Pages library for a specific web part. I’ve had

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 20 Get notified about new SharePoint Online Site Collection Administrators

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If your organization provides business users with the possibility to manage sites themselves by assigning them site collection administrator rights, you may want to know if they add anyone else as site collection administrator. While you could run a script

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 19 Auditing External Sharing in SharePoint Online

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When it comes to sharing content with external parties in SharePoint Online, setting up sharing can be done easily. But what if you want to get some details on who shared which content with which external party, for example for

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 18 Adding a Web Part to a SharePoint Online Page with PowerShell

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Scenario You’ve got a Web Part which you want to add to one, but more likely multiple web part pages in a SharePoint Online Site. Or maybe even on multiple pages across multiple sites. You could do this manually, but

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 17 Overview of the new OneDrive for Business Admin Portal

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At the Microsoft Ignite conference in September, it was announced that OneDrive for Business would get its own Admin Portal in Office 365. Yesterday, Microsoft finally made it available, even though it’s in Preview at the moment. See the official

Office 365 Advent Calendar – 16 Adoption Guide for Office 365

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Having access to a technology is not enough, the users and the company should see some benefits from it in order to achieve some value out of this investment. This is something that is often forgotten when we work with