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Parent Child Lists in SharePoint
I'm going to keep this simple. I have a request and I have an approver task list. In the Approver task list I create a column called RequestID. When the task is created I write the ID of the Request to the Task Column RequestID.
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When Approval is more than the click of a button
Whether its approving expenses or document control, approval steps can be more complicated than clicking an approve/deny button. I have had several instances where approvers need to do more than click and Approve/Deny button.
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Tech Tip: Leverage a People Finder in your Organization
  Let’s say that you work for a company that has offices in multiple locations and cities. Those offices span many floors and each floor has seemingly endless cubicles. How do you really know where a person’s desk is? More so, how can you find any information related to your
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Tech Talk: 2019 Microsoft Ignite Conference Summary
Klarinet Solutions recently aired our November– Tech Talk. Matt Fishman, Director of Solutions Delivery, broke down some of the most important news from the 2019 Microsoft Ignite Conference. For those who don’t know, Microsoft host their annual Ignite conference for developers, IT professionals, and Microsoft enthusiasts. Essentially, it is an
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Tech Talk: Elevating Microsoft Teams Experience using Private Channels
 Klarinet Solutions hosts monthly Tech Talks for our clients, which cover a variety of topics around Microsoft 365 and the modern digital workplaces. In our latest Tech Talk, Matt Fishman, Lead Architect at Klarinet Solutions, led a discussion on an exciting new update in Microsoft Teams: Private Channels. Here
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Column Formatting on SharePoint Online (The Easy Way)
Column formatting is an awesome way to make your list or document library more visually appealing by manipulating how your data is displayed. This can help you do things like conditional formatting or key performance indicators in your lists and libraries. Modern SharePoint leverages simple JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) objects,
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How can you build a strong organizational culture through technology? 
“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.” – Henry Ford  It’s time to readjust our thinking. A lot of leaders push back on investing in organizational culture because they get caught up having to deal with other responsibilities or quite frankly, don’t know where to start.
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Tech Talk: How to Protect and Secure Your Company’s Data
  According to the U.S National Cyber Security Alliance, it is known that “nearly 60 percent of small companies who have been victims of a cyber security attack are unable to sustain their businesses after 6 months.” Ironically, more than two-thirds of those business who overcame a cyber-attack are unwilling
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September Office 365 GA Updates
Although minor in scale, there are a lot of cool features on Microsoft platforms that everyone should know about. Let’s take a look at them in this blog post recapping some of Office 365’s updates in September. Dark Mode  Dark mode allows you to look at Office 365 under a
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Using Pop-Up Messages in PowerApps
In this blog post, we are looking at building a custom application in PowerApps using Overlays. Our goal is to mirror a process on other digital platforms and bring it to our digital workplace. Two things are true. We often make mistakes, and we love second chances.   When you’re navigating most
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