SharePoint allows groups, such as a project team, class or department, to set up a centralized, password-protected online space for document sharing, event planning and other collaborative work. Sites are initially limited to 500MB. However, more space through the ITCS service request system can be requested. Go to http://ithelp.ecu.edu to submit a request for
You may find that Firefox v30 for the Apple operating system is not working correctly with SharePoint 2010. Here are two solutions:
Open Firefox v30
Type "about:config" in the address bar
Click the I'll be careful, I promise button
Type "network.negotiate-auth.allow-insecure-ntlm-v1" in the search
Double-click on the item to change it to "true"
Downgrade to Firefox v29
Open Finder and click the Applications folder
Under "settings" choose "Get Info"
Change Firefox to Firefox30
Go to https://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/ozilla.org/firefox/releases/
Scroll down to folder 29.0b9/ and click to open (BIC users need to use version 28.0b9)
Go to the mac/ folder and click to open
Go to the en-US/ folder and click to open
Click the Firefox 28.0b9.dmg file to download
You can have both versions in your Applications folder, but they cannot be the same name or run at the same time
Launch the older version. Is BIC useable now?
If yes, go into Firefox's preferences and set the autoupdating option to never. This is temporary.
Occasionally, Mac users have difficulty utilizing SharePoint's features. VMWare or Boot Camp might be required for full functionality. There is a collaborative tool in Office 2008 (EWS), called the Microsoft Document Connection Tool, that allows Mac users to edit documents in SharePoint.