Category Archives: News and Recommendations

I was awarded MVP for WSS

I am very happy and honored to announce that I was awarded Microsoft’s Most Valued Professional (MVP) for Windows SharePoint Services.   I am humbled by the recognition and feel very privileged to be acknowledged by the community.   Thanks to everyone who supported me during the nomination process and everyone who has helped me learn and grow in SharePoint. I look forward to continuing to contribute to our community and strive to help it grow.

Cheers all and thanks again….    Heather

IE7 will have new icon and logo…

… and I actually like it much better than the last version.  They stuck with the “e” and the swoosh but glammed it up a bit and make it much more modern and gel-ish. I have to say I am surprised they haven’t ditched the version number and gone to some cool hip name or something. I am not complaining though, I like verison numbers, makes dev and support easier. Continue reading IE7 will have new icon and logo…

Fitz provides some explanation behind MSFT’s site definition support policies

Mike Fitz addresses the MSFT article “Supported and unsupported scenarios for working with custom site definitions and custom area definitions in Windows SharePoint Services and in SharePoint Portal Server 2003” and steps through what MSFT means by support, how to get yourself back in a supportable state if you need help, and some tips for support in regards to custom code.

» Supportable Customizations: Don’t Panic

Welcome to my blog! Here is the obligatory Welcome and Here I Am World post…

I have just crawled out of the depths of an 8 month long SharePoint project and I have the war wounds to prove it.  I told myself I would start a blog after that project was done, so here I am.  My plan for this blog is to mainly post things I have learned or dealt with in regards to SharePoint. But I am not a developer; instead UI, design and SharePoint administration is my gig.  I am gainfully employed, and I am thankful for that everyday. I try to maintain a life away from my computer, and at times I am successful. But I do see this as an outlet… so anyways… off I go!