Date archive for October, 2012

Product Review: Connect for SharePoint – A Consistent Social Experience Everywhere

by Wendy Neal - on Oct 24th 2012 - 6 Comments

The Challenge Today’s business users are increasingly becoming more mobile – whether they’re using company-issued mobile devices or bringing their own devices to the office, mobile is becoming very prevalent in the workplace.  However, with this proliferation of mobile devices come many new challenges when it comes to sharing documents...

Central Admin Port Naming Convention and Changing the Port Number in SharePoint 2010

by Wendy Neal - on Oct 16th 2012 - 1 Comment

It is a best practice to always use a consistent port number when creating SharePoint Central Administration sites.  This is so that no matter which server or environment you are on, all you need to know is the name of the server, and since the port number is always the same, it’s easy to remember the URL. I like to use 9999 as...