MS Teams Bug: Comments in Documents and Modified Information

On Friday a co-worker indicated that they had added some comments to a Word document I created in one of our MS Teams.  The following Tuesday morning, using the MS Teams Desktop Application, I went to the team to review the comments but noticed something a bit weird, the modified information hadn’t changed.  It was still showing as last modified by me over a week ago.  I’m typically a good “techie” and keep my stuff up to date, shut down my machine every night and I’m regularly in the MS Teams application and never noticed this.  A bit perplexed, I opened the document in Word and sure enough the comments my co-worker added were there, but she hadn’t changed anything else, she just added comments. Continue reading “MS Teams Bug: Comments in Documents and Modified Information”

Xamarin vs. PhoneGap

I recently had the opportunity to write a Xamarin app for the first time.  It wasn’t Mike Berrymananything complicated – basically a CRUD application that would list items for the user with the option to add, edit and delete – but it afforded me a chance to compare and contrast with the way I’ve been writing mobile apps for the past few years. Continue reading “Xamarin vs. PhoneGap”

SharePoint Fix with Calendar/Event Dates and Daylight Savings Time

6Yesterday I was overhauling our Magni Mobile calendar view into a list view.  I ran into an issue where SharePoint was pre-adjusting events events occurring during Daylight Savings Time – apparently because we are not currently in DST.  It was a huge headache, but I came up with a solution to analyze the UTC offset via moment.js and then “undo” the adjustments SharePoint made to the datetime on these events.

I still need to do more robust testing before I’m 100% comfortable with this solution but for now it’s fixing the all-day events that were getting screwed up by SharePoint’s adjustments.

Mobile Monday Presentation – Domino’s AnyWare

Joseph DotsonOn Monday I attended a presentation on the Domino’s AnyWare application.

Culture

A large portion of the talk from Domino’s was about their working culture. They utilize agile and scrum processes, with stand ups and sprints.

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