How to cancel an upload? (SharePoint Workspace)

How to cancel an upload? (SharePoint Workspace) This example uses Windows 8.1. Users using 7 or below just use the search bar in the start menu. The first thing is to cancel the SharePoint workspace upload session. Click the start button and type “Task Manager” and open this application. Click the processes tab and select Microsoft […]

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SharePoint Workspace doesn’t appear to sync with SharePoint Online

SharePoint Workspace doesn’t appear to sync with SharePoint Online There are a few possible reasons why  SharePoint Workspace doesn’t seem to sync with SharePoint Online. The automatic downstream (documents held online being downloaded to your machine) is set to download new documents and edits every 10 minutes. There is information on the last synchronisation time […]

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How to mass upload (to SharePoint)

How to mass upload (to SharePoint) We need to allow the connection  between Windows and SharePoint directly. Open Internet Explorer [also known as IE] – (in this example IE 11 is being used). Press ALT and click Tools from the bar that appears.   From the drop down box click Internet Options. Select the security […]

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Installing Office 365

Installing Office 365 This article will go through how to install Office 365 on to your device (PC). In this example Internet Explorer 11 is used but it should work on all other browsers. Please make sure you have your Office 365 login credentials (username/email-address and password) Go to the Office 365 portal by clicking […]

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Invalid characters when saving a file (Naming files)

Invalid characters when saving a file (Naming files) There are a few characters that you cannot use when saving a file, this is standard for most types of file. Note – This is very important for SharePoint as using invalid characters can cause major problems when syncing files which can result in costly data loss. These invalid characters […]

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