Author Archives: Brad Saide

About Brad Saide

I'm a SharePoint consultant. I'm also slowly going bald, seem to have a permanent spare tyre around my waist and enjoy socialising with friends over a beer or 10. The last 2 may possibly be related. Started working with SharePoint when the first version was in limited beta release (participated in the Technology Adoption Program while at Woolworths) and have been committed to the adoption of the technology as a business enabler ever since.

Bulk “Unfollow” option in Twitter…

I just went hunting for a tool to quickly unfollow the 1200-odd accounts on Twitter that I never followed in the first place (most weren’t even in English). Turns out, it’s pretty easy… Open the “Following” page on Twitter (https://twitter.com/following) … Continue reading

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Top things I like about the new Windows Phone 10

So I recently upgraded my phone from a Nokia Lumia 1020 (a phone I was very happy with) to the new Microsoft Lumia 950XL. All I can say is WOW… the phone is fantastic! So I thought I’d write up … Continue reading

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Where Responsive Design Started…

I was just looking for a bit of information related to a proposal where the client asked for basic responsive design… and true to form, the internet delivered, giving me what I was looking for along with a ton of … Continue reading

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OneDrive Troubleshooting Tip

Ever been frustrated with how OneDrive tells you “there’s a problem”, but doesn’t tell you what the problem is (and as such, gives you limited opportunities to fix it)? End user tip: The file and folder icons of OneDrive have … Continue reading

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Issues with crashing Intel Video Drivers – Surface Pro 3

Over the past 2 months or so I’ve been dealing with a problematic video display driver issue which resulted in my display driver restarting (and the screen going black for 10 seconds or so while it reinitialised). At Empired Sydney, … Continue reading

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It’s Alive!!! SharePoint 2016 Developer Preview is now publically available!

Microsoft have released the Developer Preview for the latest version of SharePoint: SharePoint 2016! Being a developer preview, the interface (and potentially UI functionality) is not final, but the API is close to it (and it’s due out first quarter … Continue reading

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What’s new in SharePoint 2016?

On the weekend I was lucky enough to give a presentation on all of the information out on SharePoint 2016 at the Office 365 Sydney Conference (#O365Syd), so I thought I would cover off a few of my favourite features … Continue reading

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