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Brett Lonsdale (Lightning Tools Co-Founder, Microsoft 365 Apps & Services MVP), and Sandy Ussia (Microsoft Business Applications MVP) are often found here blogging about Lightning Tools products and the Microsoft 365 Apps & Services.

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Lightning Tools is a global Independent Software Vendor (ISV) specializing in Microsoft SharePoint and Microsoft Office 365 tools and web parts.

24 Apr: Lightning Tools Achieves ISO 27001 and ISO 9001 Certification

Lightning Tools, a leading provider of SharePoint tools and solutions, this month achieved certification in two internationally recognized standards, ISO…

30 Mar: New Social Squared V4 Release for SharePoint Online & Teams

Social Squared is a powerful discussion forum tool for Microsoft SharePoint and/or Microsoft Teams. Using Social Squared, users benefit from…

06 Mar: New Release – Lightning Conductor (March 2023)

New Release – Lightning Conductor The Lightning Conductor is a powerful SharePoint and Microsoft Teams content aggregation web part….

InfoPath Replacement
17 Feb: Live Webinar Recording: Migrating InfoPath Forms to SharePoint List Forms

Brett Lonsdale (Co-Founder and CEO of Lightning Tools) and Rob D’Oria (Co-Founder and CTO of Kudzu Software) demonstrate the Kudzu…

Kudzu featured
15 Feb: Can You Migrate Legacy InfoPath Forms To Modern SharePoint?
In this article we look at how legacy InfoPath Forms can be migrated into Modern SharePoint by using Kudzu Software and Lightning Forms.
12 Jan: External Data in SharePoint Online

Looking back to the days of SharePoint 2007 through to SharePoint 2016, you’d have multiple options available to you when…

12 Dec: DeliverPoint Release – Permissions Reporting & Management for SharePoint Online

DeliverPoint is a SharePoint permissions reporting and permissions management tool designed to be used by Site Owners, Site Collection Administrators,…

09 Dec: Webinar Recording – Social Squared Discussion Board for Microsoft Teams and SharePoint

In this webinar, Brett Lonsdale (Cofounder of Lightning Tools, and Microsoft 365 Apps and Services MVP) provides an overview of…

DeliverPoint _Dog_Share
16 Dec: Webinar Recording – Permissions Management and Reporting with DeliverPoint v4.1.0.0

In this webinar, Brett Lonsdale (Co Founder of Lightning Tools and Microsoft 365 Apps and Services MVP) demonstrates the DeliverPoint…