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Topic: "Check-in/Check-out"

How to display the last check-in comment in a document library

If you and your team are using the Check-out feature in SharePoint, then you will definitely benefit from this tip I am about to share in this article. In this post, I would like to explain how you can display the last check-in comment in a document library. Check In/Check Out feature While I am all for real-time collaboration and co-authoring, Check… keep reading >

How to check in documents on behalf of others in SharePoint Online

If you are using the check-in/check-out feature in SharePoint for document control, then I am sure you encountered a scenario where a user checked out some documents and forgot to check them in. Perhaps a user went on vacation, and someone else needs to change the documents now. In this post, I would like to explain how you can override the check-in… keep reading >

Do you really need to check out a document in SharePoint?

In an earlier post, I explained the concept of Co-authoring in SharePoint. Co-authoring allows multiple users to work on the same document simultaneously. The concept of check-in/check-out is a total opposite of co-authoring. In this article, I would like to explain what it is all about and whether you need it at all. Co-authoring is all about collaboration between multiple users. Check-in/Check-out,… keep reading >