CSS3, HTML, HTML5, SharePoint, Software, Web Development

SharePoint 2016: Granular Control Over Which Top Menu Options Appear


In the out of the box installation of SharePoint 2016 there are three options for users to click in the leftmost settings area of the top menu bar. These are: access Yammer online, OneDrive, and access each user’s personal site in SharePoint. In this article I will describe how to individually show or hide each one using simple CSS styling in your site’s master page. Continue reading “SharePoint 2016: Granular Control Over Which Top Menu Options Appear”

Programming, SharePoint, Software, Technology, Tool

Customizing the Top Bar in SharePoint 2016 (On-Premesis)

There are plenty of reasons why you might want to customize the top SharePoint branding bar that decorates your SharePoint 2016 sites. Rather than going into why this exists and why it is not always/ever desirable, I will go into how to get rid of the least useful features. The key point here is getting rid of something which may add no value to your site and may in fact be annoying your users. Continue reading “Customizing the Top Bar in SharePoint 2016 (On-Premesis)”

HTML, Programming, SharePoint, Software, Technology, Tool, Web Development, Web Server, Windows 2012

Set Up Microsoft PowerApps to Connect to an On Premises SharePoint Installation

PowerApps Connection Setup
PowerApps Connection Setup

Microsoft PowerApps is a useful utility you can use to create simple apps for your work environment. It is designed for power users, so there’s no real programming involved. You can deploy apps that you create to users within your workplace or school. Continue reading “Set Up Microsoft PowerApps to Connect to an On Premises SharePoint Installation”