SharePoint Cloud Hybrid Search Tips

I recently set up SharePoint 2016 hybrid in a lab environment for customer demos. I thought I would post some quick tips/tricks, specifically for Cloud Hybrid Search based on what I learnt during the configuration –   Delete your existing on-prem SSA if you have one configured already. The Cloud SSA which you provision as part…

Flow – Get SharePoint list items by the current date using ODATA

The built in Flow ‘Get Items’ and ‘Get Files (Properties Only)’ actions are great for retrieving a filtered set of items from SharePoint lists and libraries using an ODATA query except when it comes to working with dates! Sometimes you may wish to query list items/files based on the today’s date e.g. Created, Modified or…

Flow – Send an email action ‘Out of call volume quota’

I’m currently working on a document disposition/review Flow for a client (more on that coming soon!) which kept erroring. It was specifically failing in a ‘Do Until’ action and sadly Flow doesn’t give you any details as to what failed inside a Do Until.  Inside the Do Until, I had a send an email action…

Publishing page rollup approval using Microsoft Flow

One of our clients had a requirement to approve pages created by users within their Intranet in order to have them displayed on the home page. In this particular case we’re using a classic SharePoint publishing site with a custom search based rollup Web Part from Intelligent Decisioning’s Mercury Intranet product. We didn’t want to…