Brainlitter

Dad. Husband. Drummer. Learner of Things.

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Navo Explained

We think Navo is amazing and we are going to kick off 2020 showing everyone why and how. Microsoft Teams integration and extensions for the Chrome and Edge Chromium stores are coming very soon here now and we already have the most robust, simplest to deploy and flexible SharePoint Global Navigation that exists today for …

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Navo How To – Adding Navo to the Office 365 App Launcher

Introduction If your organization wants to have Navo in the Office 365 App Launcher, all of the information you would need is provided below, including an icon we host for it (organizations can always choose their own). Note, at this time, we cannot force icons in the App Launcher to be ordered or driven by …

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Three Pillars of Collaboration with Sherman Woo

I’ve always loved Sherman’s style.  He’s Captain Casual with charm that goes for miles.  So much so that he can even be forgiven for being a Canucks fan (and that’s a BIG stretch for me). The other day (November 14) for those of you keeping score, Sherman delivered a message in Victoria that we’ve been …

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Navo How To – Adding a new item to your Navigation

Adding a new item (resource, bookmark, shortcut, whatever term you prefer) is very easy in Navo. This video briefly demonstrates taking the URL of a rich SharePoint page providing company location details and making it easily discoverable in Navo. This item then becomes immediately available across your organization (or it can be secured to a …

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A quickie on Microsoft Search – Good Stuff!

I had a play today with Microsoft Search. In this video, I provide a very quick demonstration of adding the “Microsoft Search in Bing” extension for Chrome (and can be added to Edge with Chromium) and demonstrate its use for finding stuff in our SharePoint Intranet. I then add some new content (a new Bookmark) …

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Cheque Deposits – Teams and Vistaprint KISS

This is my deck for a presentation I delivered in May 2019 showing how we use a smart phone (Camera), Microsoft Teams and custom made Vistaprint Post-It Notes to ensure a smooth and seamless client invoice, to payment, to bank account, to marked as paid process – end to end regardless of whom might be …

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OneDrive for Business – Q2 2019 Edition

In a nutshell, OneDrive for Business is your organizational home drive (personal files storage for users within your business). But it’s also much more than that. There are lots of intros to OneDrive for Business out there but the product keeps evolving and improving and as such, when I was asked to put together an …

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