Programming, VB.NET, C#, Software, Technology, VSTO, msoControlComboBox, SharePoint

VSTO Add a Menu Item to Outlook and Save an Email into SharePoint

SharePoint Documents List
SharePoint Documents List

Some really cool functionality that you can put together is to automate saving emails from your Outlook email application to be stored in a SharePoint document list. This lets your users keep using the tools they are comfortable working with (such as Outlook), but helps make sure that important emails are backed up to a reliable storage and reporting medium like SharePoint with as little effort on the user’s part as possible.   Continue reading “VSTO Add a Menu Item to Outlook and Save an Email into SharePoint”

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.Net, ASP.NET, Programming, SharePoint, Software, Technology, VB.NET, Web Development, WebForms

Read a SharePoint Document Library’s Row Details in .NET

SharePoint Documents List
SharePoint Documents List

In this example you’ll see the basics of programmatically connecting .NET code (a simple WebForm) from your local machine to read a Documents list hosted on a SharePoint server. Specifically, in this example I am using Visual Studio 2017 and am connecting to a SharePoint 2016 site on the local network. Continue reading “Read a SharePoint Document Library’s Row Details in .NET”

.Net, ASP.NET, DataGrid, Programming, Reports, Technology, VB.NET, Web Development, WebForms

ASP.NET DataGrid: Conditionally Coloring Cell Background Color for a Column Based on the Cell Contents

DataGrid Example
DataGrid Example

If you are writing a report using a .NET DataGrid, it’s very possible that you’ll want to conditionally highlight key data in the report. Continue reading “ASP.NET DataGrid: Conditionally Coloring Cell Background Color for a Column Based on the Cell Contents”