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I’ve tried setting up each room with a separate calendar and using overlays, and also setting up a resource list with each room there and then using a lookup column in a calendar to select a room. Both ways work OK, only with a total of over 100 resources (rooms, meeting rooms, AV equipment, etc.), [...]
It would help to know a little bit more about the set-up. Does each room have its own calendar? Or is everything on one calendar? Or … ? Also, where are the difficulties? What is he trying to “manage” that is presenting issues?
I’ve read your blog posts on calendars and lists — The instructions are accurate and easy to follow, thanks. Question: I have a client who is in charge of managing 50 – 100 different types of rooms at his company (meeting rooms, guest rooms, dining rooms, etc.). I’ve helped him with calendar overlays and the [...]
Robert Schley wrote a new blog post: Custom Discussion Board Rollup using Content Query Web Part and XSL 1 month, 3 weeks ago
A problem was recently posted on one of our SharePoint Solutions Help Community Forums. The situation was that an individual wanted to “roll up” multiple discussion boards from multiple sub-sites; essentially pulling the content from different discussion board lists.
One solution is to upgrade to SharePoint 2013 and take advantage of all the new [...]
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Ricky Spears commented on the blog post Including List and Library Items in a SharePoint 2010 Calendar Overlay 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Great article, TL! Most people probably don’t think about combining list calendars and library calendars.
One thing I might do in this scenario, to take it to the next level, would be to create a calculated column in the document library to contain the phrase “Renew: “, followed by the name of the document. Then use [...]