Walked into an interesting SharePoint online environment where a mixture of different configurations were being used depending on who asked for what. One of these features was using a publishing site to handle news item.. Now, trying to actually retrieve some of the image URIs are a pain, so hacked together the following using a browser console to pull the image out of a specific item.

All of this can be simplified and used elsewhere.. I just wanted to see if I could pull the information out.

Result[0] = “src=”/sites/…Picture%20Library/cats.jpg””
Result[1] = “/sites/…/Picture%20Library/cats.jpg”

February 25, 2020

SharePoint Online – Get Image from publishing site list – JavaScript & Regex

Walked into an interesting SharePoint online environment where a mixture of different configurations were being used depending on who asked for what. One of these features […]
November 21, 2019

Dynamics CRM – Attach attachment to email without saving the file to a server / 0 sized byte array / empty files

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November 6, 2019

Dynamics CRM ProTip: NEVER add a service account as a user account

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November 5, 2019

The length of the ‘subject’ attribute of the ‘annotation’ entity exceeded the maximum allowed length of ‘500’.

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September 30, 2019

PowerShell – Install Chrome on Windows Server

Script is shameless stolen from: https://www.ryadel.com/en/install-google-chrome-with-powershell-script/ Run the following in PowerShell, let it run till completion then search for Chrome.
September 25, 2019

C# – Lets do API stuff without tokens, but using Azure Functions

Once again.. Unsupported, not production ready, does what I want it to do. I’ve also not included models and some other bits, as this is reference […]
September 25, 2019

Some C# – Lets do API things with tokens, JSON, lists and models.

Just dumping some code which I’ll evidently need to reference at some point and as it works.. I don’t want to re-write it (Yes, it’ll go […]
March 1, 2019

Python – Boto3 – Upload to S3

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November 8, 2018

Dynamics CRM v9 On Premises: Needed downloads for standalone deployment

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May 4, 2018

Custom Ruleset

Death and 0HP: When you hit 0hp/drop, you start rolling death saves (DC10 check for success) 3 failed death saving throws leads to permanent death (aka: […]