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SharePoint & harmon.ie: Review from an End User

As a daily continuous end user of the Microsoft Office Suite within Office 365 + SharePoint Online, I've experienced my fair share of third party tools-- anything to make my day more efficient, right? One that has really stood out over the years is the SharePoint application, harmon.ie. I specifically use this app for storing, sharing, and even editing documents in Microsoft Outlook.

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Impactful Changes to Office 365 – Sandbox Solutions

In the past several days, Microsoft has made a significant change to the way they are handling SharePoint Sandbox Solutions in Office 365 that may have a major impact or your organization as we see these changes rolled out across tenants.

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Integrate Your Office 365 Video Portal with SharePoint Online

One of the cool features of Office 365 is the Video Portal. Using the Video Portal you can create different channels, upload your videos (almost any format) and Office 365 will process those videos and allow you to stream them without forcing your users to download them or wait forever for them to start playing. Whether you want to store training videos, messages from your CEO, marketing materials, or bootleg movies the Office 365 Video Portal makes it easy for users to view your videos.

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Easy Digital Signatures in Classic SharePoint

It never fails-- we’ll have a client ask for digital signatures in SharePoint. Whether it is the person approving a contract, picking up a package, or signing in a guest...digital signatures are always in demand. It doesn’t matter that SharePoint stores the modified date and name of the person who created/updated an item. There’s something about a physical signature that gives someone a sense of security. Or maybe the person who needs to sign is not the current user? Maybe it’s a guest signing into the office? Maybe it’s an employee going to the receptionist to pick up a package and needs to sign for it. Whether the reason is actual legal needs or a warm security blanket, it’s a common request.

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Personalize Your SharePoint Home Page with Masonry

Personalization, we get requests for it every day. “I only want to see the content that *I* care about.” “I don’t want my Home Page cluttered with information that doesn’t relate to me.” It should be simple? Right?

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5 Signs you need to deploy SharePoint Online

Many organizations are struggling to understand how to help their users become more efficient. It's likely that you are considering the deployment of some combination of a new intranet portal, collaboration tools, and social tools. You probably have a number of questions about which tools to use, whether or not the cloud is secure, and whether or not the users will even adopt these tools if you make them available. If you don't know where to begin, here are a few signs that indicate you need to deploy to SharePoint Online!

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