February 2012 Entries

Going from “domain\username” to Display name in SharePoint

While at a client location this week I ran into the situation of their SharePoint deployment recognizing a handful of people by their Display Name and others (a lot more) by their “domain\username” account. And since they had User Profile in place they felt something was just not right, and if you combine that and the fact most of the information available around that issue tells you it is a profile issue, you can understand the frustration of going back to the sync process and correcting in AD, ......

Back in the Saddle

It seems 2012 has started with an even faster pace than 2011 did. And with that the activities for a year full of promise have started. So far this year I am scheduled to be at the following events in Q1. Inaugural Office 365 Saturday in Redmond: February 25th, 2012. codepaLOUsa, Louisville, KY: March 15-17, 2012. There have been changes and more changes going on, but will be back to post and go through a memory dump of the challenges I have encountered, but more importantly, the solutions that have ......