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Things to Know When you are Working with Large Lists and Libraries in SharePoint

SharePoint Lists and Libraries are exceptional when it comes to storing and organizing documents, files, and information. Businesses around the world are utilizing these Microsoft Solutions to make Document Management and Information handling easy and efficient. It is their ability to handle a large number of documents and data that makes these platforms ideal for even the biggest companies in the world. Even though Lists and Libraries are designed to perfectly handle a large number of files and data, you need to configure their settings optimistically to get the best results. In this blog post, we will tell you about few crucial things to know when you are working with large lists and libraries in SharePoint.  

Column Types in SharePoint List and Library Explained

List and Library in Microsoft SharePoint come with different characteristics and capabilities. They make it easier for users to store, access and manage data effectively. Lists can include a wide variety of items such as photos, links, users, dates, and many more items. Document libraries get created and added to a SharePoint Site automatically when it is created but Lists are not created by default. You can create and add lists whenever you require.

11 Types of Columns in SharePoint List and Libraries

In Microsoft SharePoint, there are many elements that people usually ignore thinking that they are not very important. Learning and understanding all aspects of SharePoint is not easy but knowing them gives you the advantage to make use of the platform to its full potential. Columns in SharePoint List and Libraries is a significant factor, that requires attention from SharePoint users. Here are we are trying to explain to you the significance of columns and the 11 types of columns in SharePoint List and Libraries.

3 Ways to Follow Documents in SharePoint to Track Them

Which is the capability of SharePoint that amazed you the most? For us, it is the document management capability. We have tried different solutions and methods to organize and manage documents in our organization, but nothing worked as good as Microsoft SharePoint. There are plenty of features related to document management, sharing, and collaboration capability in SharePoint. Today we are about to discuss the top 3 ways to follow documents in SharePoint to track them effectively. We will tell you when you will need this option the most. Suppose you are navigating through your organization’s SharePoint sites and you found a document that is interesting to you, and you wish to track its updates from now. All you need is to follow the document. Bookmarking is also a great option. Let us give you a brief idea about the benefits you can avail by following a document in SharePoint.

Please note that the 'Follow' option is available only in the SharePoint Classic Experience now.

How to Create an Organization Assets Library in SharePoint

Storage of documents, files, images, videos, and other media assets of your organization is a critical matter that needs to be considered seriously. Every organization will have certain guidelines, policies, and codes set up to ensure that all such media files have uniformity and they meet the same level of quality and features. To make this a reality, businesses define organization assets. Different variations of Company Logos, brand colors, document templates, etc. are some of the most common assets companies provide to their employees to get it right. Storing these corporate media in a centralized location is essential to make it easily available for everyone in your organization. Microsoft SharePoint is one of the best collaboration platforms available out there today for businesses, and they have established a perfect solution to cover this important requirement. Organization Assets Library in SharePoint lets you save all important corporate media in one place, and your team can easily access it while they are adding modern web parts, choosing thumbnails, etc.

How to View SharePoint Libraries in Windows Explorer

While SharePoint is a great, intuitive platform to use, some people find that they prefer to work outside of it. Luckily for them, there is a way that you can work with SharePoint files outside of a SharePoint site. This is done by syncing SharePoint with file explorer. Let's take a look at what you need to do to begin this process.

How to Connect Web Parts in SharePoint Online – Part 2

Connecting web parts in SharePoint allows you to make the user experience more dynamic and richer. In the first part of this blog, we have shown you how to connect the file viewer web part and document library web part. You can also learn how to connect the list properties web part and list web part, and the connection between embed web part ad list web part in the previous edition of this blog series. This blog is the continuation of the embed web part – list web part connection. Today we will tell you how to connect these web parts to show an image and a map as required.

How to Sync Microsoft SharePoint and Microsoft Outlook

If you're like me, you probably live your life around Microsoft Outlook. From there you're able to keep track of your emails, appointments, meetings, and tasks to keep your day organized. Outlook has a ton of capabilities beneath the surface that can help users do so much more than they thought.

How to Configure a Custom Template For Your SharePoint Library

SharePoint boasts a wide array of tools that can help you boost your productivity. Companies can make the most of these resources to make their workflow and processes easier and smooth. However, Microsoft SharePoint can be fairly complex. To make the most of SharePoint's features, you need to learn what options are available and how to use them. We are trying to make it simple for you to configure a custom template for your SharePoint Library.

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