Date archive for February, 2015

The Real Cost of Usability

by Wendy Neal - on Feb 25th 2015 - No Comments
The Real Cost of Usability

The other day I read an article on CMSWire.com that really resonated with me. The article stated that one of the reasons that the current perceptions of IT performance by executives is so low is because IT doesn’t understand the value of usability. As a usability buff, I heard myself shouting out loud, YES! The article also states...

Access Denied when activating a feature in SharePoint

by Wendy Neal - on Feb 13th 2015 - No Comments
Access Denied when activating a feature in SharePoint

I recently wrote a custom SharePoint timer job and had no problem deploying it to my development environment using Visual Studio. But when I deployed to my production server and then tried to activate the feature through the site collection user interface, it failed with an “access denied” error. I’ve run into this same...