Being a WIT (Girl)

I started working in the IT business 1997. My first job was as in a HelpDesk for one of the Volvo branches in Sweden. The questions could stretch from passwords, Excel how-to, rebooting printers through Telnet, digging into Lotus Notes databases (as were Volvo’s email system back then), Memo and AS400. So a WIDE range …

Setup SharePoint Home Site

What is a Home Site? The Home Site concept was announced by Jeff Teper at the Las Vegas SharePoint conference earlier this year. SharePoint home sites are an intelligent, integrated employee experience—a landing page—for your organization that: Connects the workplace with Microsoft Search and megamenu navigation. Shares relevant news and content to each user based …

Site swap

It’s now possible to replace that old classic default SharePoint root site that is automatically added in your tenant with a modern site. Instead of having a “dead” classic root site that noone uses, you can replace it with a site built on modern templates like a communication site, and perhaps make that your intranet …

PowerApps Portal

Have you seen the new option to add a PowerApps Portal in your Office365 tenant? Well it’s brand new and I just heard about it recently and now I have setup my own at liserasmussen.powerappsportals.com The powerappsportals.com domain name can be changed to a proper URL (domain) later in the Admin center. This is how …

Hyper-V and SharePoint 2019

I followed this excellent guide on how to install Hyper-V that João Ferreira has written on his site https://sharepoint.handsontek.net/2019/06/09/how-to-install-sharepoint-2019-step-by-step-on-hyper-v-part-1-of-5/ Everything worked smooth up until the installation of SharePoint prerequisites. Then all failed. I remember this struggle from old SharePoint installations and unfortunately that has not changed with SharePoint server 2019. Why can’t those be embedded into …

Ep 27 SharePoint Saturday Stockholm

We attended SharePoint Saturday this weekend,  a great conference organized by Christian Ståhl, Jens Weil and David Opdendries (MVP). There were three female speakers and we interviewed them about being WIT’s and more. We also talk to Christian about how it is to organize conferences like this. First interview is with Karoliina Kettukari from Finland. …