Bonzai Intranet Blog

Office 365 Content Search Display Templates

I’m going to be starting a series of articles that outlines how to work with Search, Display Templates, Result Types and Result Sources. The first of this series will target specifically the Content Search web part, and some Office 365 […]

The Core Intranet Functionality Needed By Most Organizations by Bonzai Intranet

We have recently published an article on the Bonzai blog entitled “The Core Intranet Functionality Needed By Most Organizations”. It covers some of the core Intranet capabilities such as news, events, employee directories and other pieces needed to create an […]

Sending email from SharePoint on-premises via Office 365

Sending email from SharePoint is a fairly basic requirement for almost every installation that we come across, but with the move to hybrid and fully cloud-based email environments configuring this basic functionality becomes a little more complicated than you may […]

Photo Captions With Nintex Mobile Forms

Many companies across multiple sectors have information gathering requirements that involve sending workers to gather data in remote sites. Using Nintex Mobile Forms we can construct and end to end solution that supports online/offline report generation that can be instantaneously […]

Checkout and Open PDF files from SharePoint Document Libraries

We have a customer that makes extensive use of Adobe Acrobat’s integration with SharePoint, which allows for the checkout and editing of PDF files directly from Document Libraries. Recently, after applying a Cumulative Update to the SharePoint platform we lost […]

Custom WebPart Editor

One of the nice things about a webpart is it’s flexibility! With a webpart, you can expose a bunch of properties to allow the user to quickly change the behavior and look of the webpart. This post will walk you […]

Adding Spreadsheets to Nintex Forms

*** Edit *** When you assume… Daniel Kinal, was good enough to get in touch with me and let me know the error of my ways. You can now use calculated fields within repeating sections to achieve the same result. […]

Welcome to the Bonzai Webinar Series

Bonzai is getting a head start on 2015 with some new informative ways to keep you in the loop!

Canadian Intranet Practices Survey

Our good friends at nForm, a consulting firm based in Edmonton that specialize in creating great user experiences, are undertaking a survey of Intranets within Canada. Now I know that many of you readers are from outside of Canada so […]

SharePoint Enterprise Feature Activation – Unintended Consequences

SharePoint Editions and License Conversion SharePoint Server can be licensed in one of two editions: Standard and Enterprise, which is determined by the license key applied to the server. This key may be applied at installation time, or afterwards through […]

Happy Holidays from Bonzai

To say that 2014 has been an amazing year for everyone here would be a bit of an understatement!

Upgrade My Sites to SharePoint 2013

If you’re working through an upgrade from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2012, there’s a ton of information on MSDN on how to upgrade your My Sites. I’m not going to go into the specifics, but what I do what to […]