How to Upgrade to Windows 10

How to Upgrade to Windows 10

I have now upgraded quite a number of computers to Windows 10 and it really has gone very smoothly, perhaps the smoothest of any Windows upgrade I have ever done.  For a story of my experience on my own computer, you can read a post I wrote soon after the experience.  Since then I have had a number of questions from people asking if and when they should do the upgrade and how to do it.  This post is an attempt to handle as many of those questions as possible. Continue reading “How to Upgrade to Windows 10”

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My Experience Upgrading to Windows 10

My Experience Upgrading to Windows 10

With the availability of Windows 10 on July 29th as a free update, I had decided some time ago that I was going to be making the change as soon as possible.  Well, that opportunity came already this last Saturday.  This post is a short description of that process for me. Continue reading “My Experience Upgrading to Windows 10”

Using CQWP to display SharePoint Geolocation Field

Using CQWP to display SharePoint Geolocation Field

I really like the functionality that has been added by the geolocation field in SharePoint 2013.  It can be extremely useful when you have projects and people all over the world.  A map view can give you a quick idea of where everything is in relation to each other.  However, one of the major limitations that I have run into is that you cannot set the default zoom level when looking at individual items.  It starts at the street level when I would much prefer to see it at the country or even regional level.  So I used the good old content query web part (CQWP) to come to my rescue. Continue reading “Using CQWP to display SharePoint Geolocation Field”