Yearly Archives: 2008

My Experience with .NET after One Year

Coming over to .NET 3.5 from doing ColdFusion for more than two years has been very interesting. This is what I have learned so far: There are three major pillars and the latest .NET framework that pulls everything together in

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SharePoint Links and Hints

Simple Guide for the 70-630 Exam Just wanted to share a link that is on the money with regard to studying for the SharePoint 2007 Deployment and Configuration exam: http://zieglers.wordpress.com/2007/10/16/exam-70-630-ts-microsoft-office-sharepoint-server-2007-configuring/ How to have MOSS 2007 play nicely with Windows Server

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Foundations for Custom Web Apps

Foundations for Custom Web Applications More and more, web applications need to be flexible in allowing users to customize how data is presented and analyzed. From various data views to unique dashboards, empowering users with options to choose what types

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Evolve and Empower your Generic Web Parts

Evolve and Empower your Generic Web Parts Adding a web part to a page by code can be very helpful. Adding a web part to 10,000 pages can give you back your life!It is particularly helpful if you need a

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Latest Release of Silverlight Blueprints for SharePoint

The Microsoft SharePoint Team has announced last week Wednesday that they have posted the latest Silverlight Blueprints for SharePoint (with support for Silverlight 2 Beta 2) released to CodePlex! Woohoo! In case you didn’t know, these “blueprints” were designed to

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Certifications with SharePoint 2007

Interested in becoming a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS 2007). There are five certifications. >>>MCTS: Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 – Application Development >>>MCTS: Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 – Configuration >>>MCTS: Microsoft Office SharePoint

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Excel Service Workflow for MOSS 2007 Enterprise in a Nutshell

I won’t get into much detail with the actual code and working in the VS 2008 GUI. I will simplify the process. Diving right into things I’ve identified three phases in setting up a workbook to make use of Excel

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MOSS 2007 Enterprise Customization Jumpstart

These resources will give you a great jumpstart on rebranding your SharePoint 2007 project. Plus it will shave off hours of research time looking for these things from scratch. Wish someone did this for me! Web Links Great breakdown chart

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My .NET Adventure Story

“Henry’s .NET Adventure Story” Learning how to rebrand a SharePoint 2007 website was a monumental task. Nothing like running into one inconsistency after another. I know what I’m talking about. I’ve been designing websites professionally (meaning I got paid) since 1999,

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SharePoint Branding Foundations – Know Your CSS

CSS Core Concepts Outlined CSS Statements Tag or ID, Class (optional), Formatting Selector.Name {Declaration} Grouping Grouping Selectors (comma separated) Grouping Declaration Properties (semi-colon separated) Inheritance BODY->DIV->Paragraph Example Contextual Selectors BODY->DIV->P.MyStyle Example Cascading Parent overrules child !IMPORTANT explicit tag recognized by

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