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MICROSOFT SHAREPOINT ONLINE CODE ANALYSIS FRAMEWORK (MSOCAF) – A must have for all SharePoint Vendors and Customers
MICROSOFT SHAREPOINT ONLINE CODE ANALYSIS FRAMEWORK (MSOCAF) is a must have for all SharePoint Vendors and Customers. Microsoft SharePoint Online introduced a new application which will streamline the custom solution review process: the Microsoft SharePoint Online Code Analysis Framework (MSOCAF). This application can be leveraged by customers, ISVs, and vendors to validate and submit custom solutions. By using MSOCAF, the engineering review process should be expedited as the customers will be able ......

Posted On Monday, April 30, 2012 9:00 AM

How to submit data from an InfoPath 2010 form to SharePoint 2010 List, in just 10 Steps
This post covers a step by step guide to add/update data from InfoPath to SharePoint.The prerequisites for this post and the tasks covered are SharePoint 2010 and Microsoft OfficeInfoPath Designer 2010 installed on your machine. Having a good understanding about CAML(Collaborative Application Markup Language), a knowledge of the methods of the SharePoint Lists web service would be really helpful.To get more information about the SharePoint Lists web service:Open IE navigate to "http://servername/_vti_bin... ......

Posted On Monday, April 30, 2012 3:48 AM

Develop SharePoint Solutions without installing SharePoint on Visual Studio
If you want to stay away from installing SharePoint on your client OS (Windows 7) but still develop cutting edge solutions, webparts etc for a SharePoint server running on a different VM. You can just open up Visual Studio without firing up a VM and code!Here's a trick to that: Put the SharePoint assemblies on your local machine and make my own SharePoint Root (aka “14 folder”) on my Windows 7 machine. It’s easy enough, but maybe you want to check the differences between different releases (RTM, ......

Posted On Thursday, April 26, 2012 11:07 AM

Web Part to execute CAML Query - Using 'Managed Metadata' entered user
I came across a requirement where I needed a way to be able to retrieve pages that have been tagged with a particular Managed Metadata (MMD) value. Let's say there's a MMD field called Category. And the users should be able to use the Taxonomy "picker" control to select which category value they want to filter their results by. Let's create a WebPart to do this. Use the Web Part Tool Pane EditorPart, add it to your Web Part for filtering. The EditorPart doesn't do the actual persisting of the data, ......

Posted On Thursday, April 26, 2012 10:56 AM

Changing SharePoint with - CSS3, HTML5 and jQuery
This post covers how to squeeze the most out of the platform we all love - SharePoint 2010 and push the boundaries to the max in-order to get acceptance and success. SharePoint, is a terribly-complex and yet a wonderfully-simple product. The prime objective of SharePoint is to allow the “Knowledge Worker” (business user) to automate and organize their work processes without the engaging IT at every step. SharePoint has succeeded because of its ability to empower the end-user to create their own solutions ......

Posted On Thursday, April 19, 2012 3:30 AM

SharePoint 2010 – Office 365
Office 365 is a cloud service from Microsoft. Part of the service it provides is cloud-based version (Microsoft hosted platform) of SharePoint 2010. The benefit you get is that you don't have to worry about setting up and maintaining the SharePoint 2010 environment/infrastructure yourself. Depending on which plan you get, you are able to leverage SharePoint 2010 in addition to other Microsoft tools such as Exchange, Office and Lync. Here's a comparison list of various plans: ......

Posted On Thursday, April 19, 2012 3:22 AM

25 New Features of SharePoint 2010
1. New Claims-Based Authentication ModelSharePoint Foundation 2010 incorporates a new authentication model that works with any corporate identity system, including Active Directory Domain Services, LDAP-based directories, application-specific databases, and user-centric identity models.2. Sandboxed SolutionsIf you remember, in SharePoint 2007 all the solutions (.WSP) runs with full trust which requires farm administrators to pitch in and deploy the solutions. Also the solutions can be deployed at ......

Posted On Wednesday, April 18, 2012 9:06 AM

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