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Document Submissions & Approval Flow

Approval processes are quite common in the workplace, and there is usually a document submission component to them.  When we send approvals in Flow we typically point a person back to a SharePoint item or document, but in this post I will show you how to route a document that’s been attached to a request item to a document library. 

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SharePoint, Azure Functions, and Visual Studio (Part 2)

“In old-school SharePoint, if you wanted to run some custom code in a web part, workflow, form, or event handler, you wrote either a sandboxed or a farm solution. Neither of these are supported in SharePoint Online. So what are developers supposed to do when they need to run some code somewhere other than the web browser? How can they run code in the background, elevate permissions, or fill gaps in the “out of the box” configuration options?”

That paragraph opens a blog post series by Bob German entitled Calling SharePoint CSOM from Azure Functions.

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Transitioning off InfoPath Forms, try-out these steps with StratusForms

Recently I wrote a blog post urging all of you fine folks to stop creating new forms in InfoPath.  It’s time to start taking the InfoPath end of life seriously and start looking at what the future of your forms in SharePoint looks like.

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SharePoint, Azure Functions, and Visual Studio (Part 1)

“In old-school SharePoint, if you wanted to run some custom code in a web part, workflow, form, or event handler, you wrote either a sandboxed or a farm solution. Neither of these are supported in SharePoint Online. So what are developers supposed to do when they need to run some code somewhere other than the web browser? How can they run code in the background, elevate permissions, or fill gaps in the “out of the box” configuration options?”

That paragraph opens a blog post series by Bob German entitled Calling SharePoint CSOM from Azure Functions.

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Why it is Important to Choose a Microsoft Partner of Record

For those businesses that are using or are in the process of migrating to a Microsoft Online Service such as Office 365, you have the ability to connect a Certified Microsoft Partner to your account, aka - Digital Partner of Record (DPOR).   

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An Office 365 Users Guide to PowerApps and Flow Licensing – October 2019 Edition

Licensing for Microsoft products and services is often confusing, befuddling, or downright incomprehensible. The licensing for PowerApps and Flow is no exception, mostly due to changes that went into effect in February 2019 and a second set of changes that are going into effect in October 2019. The goal of this article is to clear up as much of the confusion as possible by documenting how the PowerApps and Flow licensing will work from October 1, 2019 onward.

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