Creating a Copy of a Publishing Page in SharePoint (with Web Parts)

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Creating a copy of a publishing-type page in SharePoint with web parts intact is harder than it sounds. Here’s what doesn’t work (the page copies, but web parts don’t come with): Creating a copy of the page inside the library Using Explorer View to create a copy Exporting the page with SharePoint Designer, then importing it with a new name What DOES … Read More

SharePoint 2013 Timelines

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sharepoint 2013 timeline

Timelines are a feature of task lists in SharePoint 2013/Online. They’re unexpectedly cool, really, you can color code them, drag events around (see below, just click and drag events on the timeline to move them)… they look pretty neat. They make great project schedule displays for milestone tracking! Items with just an end date display as a pin on the timeline, those with … Read More

​How to Create a Survey in SharePoint

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The first step in creating a survey is to decide where your survey will live. The absolute best place for your survey is a location in which your target survey-takers have at least view access to; you’ll need to switch them to at least contribute permissions if they don’t already have it. Next, add the Survey app to your site in … Read More