SharePoint Nirvana | All posts tagged 'Variations'

Variations available in Office 365 - but not for Public Websites

by JamieMcAllister 28. April 2013 13:35
Variations are present in the latest wave of SharePoint including the Cloud offerings. This is good news as the feature is better performing and powerful than ever. A slight sting in the trail however is an obscure note in the SharePoint Online Service Description stating that in Office 365 Variations are not available for Public Websites. [More]

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Office 365 | SharePoint 2013 | Variations

Variations in SharePoint 2010 – Connecting People with Content

by JamieMcAllister 13. April 2010 19:02
Variations 2010 information from the ECM team [More]

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sharepoint 2010 | Variations

Service with a Smile

by JamieMcAllister 4. May 2009 21:46
Microsoft recently contacted me with a view to addressing some of the Variations bugs. [More]

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Bug | Patches | Sharepoint | Variations

Programmatically creating Variation Hierarchies in SharePoint 2007

by JamieMcAllister 7. January 2009 21:14
Some time ago I highlighted a blog post by Michiel Lankamp regarding the creation of Variation Hierarchies through code. Waldek Mastykarz has posted an interesting article where he builds on Michiel Lankamps work. [More]


Import Publishing Page Content from XML

by JamieMcAllister 22. October 2008 15:53
Complimenting the recent post on exporting publishing page content to XML, we now look at importing such content to update our pages. This is much easier than the export. Taken together, these two posts provide a simple solution that could be used for Variation Translation. [More]

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Techniques to use when Variations Attack!

by JamieMcAllister 29. August 2008 14:22
Sometimes MOSS Variation just refuse to play ball. This post details the remedial action I took when a Target Variation errored halfway through creation, and I was unable to delete the Variation Label to try again. These techniques could prove useful to anyone who has problems with MOSS Variations. [More]

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Bug | Sharepoint | tp_Fields | Variations

Variations Editor has Shipped!

by JamieMcAllister 29. August 2008 02:02
A new (and free) Variations Editor tool has been shipped. [More]

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Sharepoint | Variations | Utility

Do MOSS Variations really SUCK?

by JamieMcAllister 22. August 2008 18:42
There's been a lot of negative comment about MOSS Variations. Do MOSS Variations really suck that badly? Well, I've been using them in a production environment for a long time now, and this is what I think. [More]

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Bug | Variations

Variations Documentation from MS

by JamieMcAllister 11. August 2008 17:45
New Variations documentation seems to be emerging from Microsoft. [More]

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Applying Content Deployment rollup fixes 952698 and 952704 - slight issues to address

by JamieMcAllister 27. June 2008 20:46
Applying the Content Deployment Rollup fixes 952698 and 952704 went well, but not entirely smoothly. Here is the remedial action you might need to take. Fingers crossed that Variations benefit from the install. [More]

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Variations | Patches

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