Countdowns, and generally speaking comparisons with Today’s date, have been a recurring theme on my blog. SharePoint 2010 hasn’t brought much improvement to the “Today” issue, so the workarounds published on my blog in 2008 remain a good reference, either the one I wrote for Data View Web Parts or Alexander Bautz’ follow up article for list views. […]
Alexander Bautz has released a new version of his countdown, to take into account regional date formats.
Some readers have tried to combine in a same list the “HTML calculated column” and the countdown proposed by Alexander Bautz.
A common request for tasks lists is to display the number of days left until the due date. Generally speaking, there’s a need among business users to include today’s date in formulas. In a previous post I have analyzed a method – the “Today” trick – and shown its limits. In this post I am […]
At the end of the previous post, we had this aha moment when we realized that rendering a field as rich text might not be that difficult, after all. I’m back, after taking the time to set up a brand new demo to confirm our assumptions: It works! As you guessed, just using a […]
Guest Author: Trudy Hutzler Welcome to part two of the School Site Overview. In the last article I gave you some background about why we created the School Site, and I showed how we tracked classes. In this article we start to get into more of the fun stuff as I walk you through how […]