User Guide

What is the SharePoint Data Source?
The SharePoint Data Source is an extension developed by Ruths.ai for the application of loading data directly from a SharePoint list as a data source in Spo...
Fri, 4 Dec, 2015 at 12:11 PM
How to Load a List from SharePoint
To open data from a list stored on Microsoft SharePoint 2010: Open Spotfire Go to File > Add Data... In the Add Data Tables window,...
Thu, 7 Apr, 2016 at 10:08 AM
Updating the SharePoint Data Source with New Data
There are a two different options to update your SharePoint Data Source to display the most recent data in Spotfire. SharePoint Data Source Refre...
Mon, 7 Dec, 2015 at 11:33 AM
Installation of the SPK files
You will need to install the following .spk files that were included in the download: RAI.SharepointDataSource.spk If this is your first time ...
Thu, 7 Apr, 2016 at 9:44 AM
What is the SharePoint visualization?
In the newest release of the RAI SharePoint Data Connector, we incorporated a new visualization to allow you to dynamically view data from the SharePoint si...
Thu, 7 Apr, 2016 at 12:33 PM
Enable Web Player Access
This extension requires the placement of a .key file in the Spotfire Web Player as a resource for IIS. It will be necessary for AppData to be accessible to ...
Thu, 7 Apr, 2016 at 9:45 AM
Using the SharePoint Refresh
The SharePoint Refresh tool automatically updates the imported data by executing the query used to import the original SharePoint list and replaces the exis...
Thu, 7 Apr, 2016 at 10:06 AM
Configuring the SharePoint visualization
After adding the visualization to the page using the following steps, we can then configure the SharePoint visualization: From the menu bar, click I...
Thu, 7 Apr, 2016 at 12:35 PM
How to setup security groups
After the SharePoint Data Source .spk is installed on the server, it is possible to restrict access to certain user groups.  Steps to accomplish this are as...
Thu, 7 Apr, 2016 at 9:55 AM
Cautions for creating the SharePoint URL
The URL that is passed to the SharePoint connector must not include the AllItems.aspx suffix. Additionally, only the ‘site’ URL of a SharePoint site can be ...
Thu, 7 Apr, 2016 at 10:09 AM