Newsgroups / Community
· Technet SharePoint Newsgroups
RDP Training Web Casts Via Chris Johnson:
· ( 1 ) Office 2007 New User Experience Part 1.wmv [ 10.1 MB ]
· ( 2 ) Office 2007 New User Experience Part 2.wmv [ 32.7 MB ]
· ( 4 ) Office 2007 Core Excel Advances.wmv [ 19.9 MB ]
· ( 6 ) Office 2007 New File Format Overview.wmv [ 14.6 MB ]
Technical Information / HowTo’s:
· Security / Networking
o HowTo: Scan for Broken Links (Amanda Murphy)
o HowTo: Variations (multi language) on sub sites (Steven Van de Craen)
o HowTo: Rolling up information in SharePoint Sites (MS SharePoint Product Team Blog)
o HowTo: Blogging from Word 2007
o HowTo: Post a Blog from Word 2007 Beta2
o HowTo: Creating and deploying VSTO Documents inside SharePoint Document Libraries
o HowTo: Creating SharePoint sites programmatically in MOSS 2007 (Todd Baginski)
o HowTo: Programmatically customize site navigation in MOSS 2007 (Todd Baginski)
o HowTo: Creating a Custom Document Library Feature in MOSS 2007 (Todd Baginski)
o HowTo – V3, Publish an ASP.NET Page with Code and Master Page to a Doc Library
SDKs / Guides / Starter Kits / Free Books:
Web Casts / Screencasts:
o Creating and Deploying a Feature for Windows SharePoint Services V3
Step through the process of using Visual Studio to create a custom feature and an associated assembly DLL.
o Creating and Using Event Handlers in Windows SharePoint Services V3
Create a list item receiver class to handle both synchronous events as well as asynchronous events.
o Creating Custom Document Information Panels
Discover the integration that exists between Document Information Panels and content types in Windows SharePoint Services V3.
o Creating Custom Workflows with the SharePoint Designer 2007
Build a custom workflow using the wizard provided by SharePoint Designer 2007.
o Customizing a Windows SharePoint Services V3 site with the SharePoint Designer 2007
Understand the difference between page templates and page instances and then learn how to customize your pages.
o Extending the Office 2007 UI with a Custom Ribbon
Create a shared add-in with Visual Studio 2005 that extends the new user interface with a custom ribbon.
o Extending the Office 2007 UI with a Custom Task Pane
Create a shared add-in with Visual Studio 2005 that extends the new user interface with a custom task pane.
o Getting Up and Running with Excel Services
Step through the process of configuring Excel Services so that you can publish an Excel spreadsheet to a Windows SharePoint Services V3 site.
o Generating Office Documents using the New XML Open File Formats
Generate, read and modify documents without going through the object model of the hosting Office application.
o Sharepoint 2007 WebParts Communication
o Sharepoint 2007 WebPart Connections – The Theory before the Code
Videos & Screencasts
Here are some links to videos and screencasts for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 on MSDN that SharePoint developers will find useful:
- Anonymous Access and Forms Authentication with WSS 3.0
Learn how to configure a Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 site to use the ASP.NET 2.0 Forms Authentication Provider.
- Configuring Security and Authorization with WSS 3.0
Learn the new WSS 3.0 model for configuring access to a WSS site collection.
- Creating WSS 3.0 Workflows with Visual Studio 2005
Create a custom workflow with Visual Studio 2005 and configure it to run from within a WSS 3.0 site.
- Introducing the Business Data Catalog (BDC)
Learn how to access back-end systems using the Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) Business Data Catalog.
- Retrieving Data Programmatically from the MOSS Business Data Catalog
Create a custom Web Part that performs custom queries against Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) Business Data Catalog applications.
- Using MOSS to Create BI Dashboards and KPIs
Create a custom Report Center site with a MOSS dashboard using Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
- Web Content Management in MOSS 2007
Use the Web Content Management features of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 to create a custom page layout for publishing content to the web.
- SharePoint Products and Technologies 2007 Overview
3 group program managers (Jon Kauffman, PJ Hough, and Gerhard Schobbe) discuss the cool new features that in the Beta 2 release.
- Creating Custom Workflows with SharePoint Designer 2007
Use the SharePoint Designer 2007 Workflow Designer to build a custom workflow on a SharePoint list.
- SharePoint 2007 – Blogs, Wikis, RSS
Learn about the new SharePoint 2007 native support for RSS, Wikis and Blogs.
- Rob Lefferts – SharePoint Services and Workflow
Rob Lefferts discusses SharePoint 2007 and workflow.
- Creating and Customizing Site Pages with SharePoint Designer 2007
Understand the difference between page templates and page instances and learn how to customize your pages.
- Accessing Server-side Workbooks and Excel Services through Web Services
Program standard Web Services from a Windows Forms Application to load Excel workbooks and perform server-side calculations.
- Creating and Using Event Handlers in WSS v3
Create a list item receiver class to handle synchronous and asynchronous events.
- Creating and Testing Features with WSS v3
Use Visual Studio 2005 to create and deploy a custom SharePoint 2007 feature.
- Office SharePoint Server 2007: Knowledge Network
Knowledge Network is a new add-on for Office SharePoint Server 2007 that many people don’t know about yet. It automates the discovery and sharing of undocumented knowledge and relationships, enabling you to quickly locate who knows whom and who knows what within your constantly changing organization. In this interview John Hand and Glen Anderson from the KN team take us on a tour of Knowledge Network.