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Tips on using SharePoint in a multilingual environment

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How do you localize content types and site columns in the content type gallery in SharePoint Online?
31.07.20 03:07 AM - Comment(s)


The promised Multilingual SharePoint Pages was finally revealed in public a few hours ago.  Compared to a fully-featured product like PointFire it's a bit, let's say rudimentary, in that the list of what it will not...
07.10.19 08:20 PM - Comment(s)

In most versions of SharePoint on premise, and in classic SharePoint sites, you have to declare the language of the site when you create it.  You c...
16.05.19 11:05 PM - Comment(s)

This post was prompted by a conversation with Bob German, a Partner Technology Architect for Microsoft.

In his talk at the Collaboration Summit in Branson MO, he touted the localization features of developing custom tabs for Teams using SPFx.


We chatted a bit after that, ...
19.03.19 08:03 PM - Comment(s)

This is the first of a series of posts based on my talk "Using Communication, Team, and Hub Sites in a Multilingual Organisation".


Once upon a time, large transnational organizations had many separate SharePoint farms in different countries or regions.  This made sense.  A SharePo...
08.01.19 09:01 PM - Comment(s)