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InfoWorker Solutions. Step 5: Create a .webpart File for your Web Part. The topic you requested is included in another documentation set.

Step 5: Create a .webpart File for your Web Part

For convenience, it's displayed below. Choose Switch to see the topic in its original location. Every Web Part should have a .webpart file, which is an XML file that describes the Web Part. Using Custom ASP.NET Controls in SharePoint 2007 - Vedant Kulshreshtha. Like ASP.NET Web Parts you can also use ASP.NET Controls in SharePoint 2007.

Using Custom ASP.NET Controls in SharePoint 2007 - Vedant Kulshreshtha

I have put together a comparison between them in context of their use in SharePoint: Similarities Custom Properties are supported Can exist inside as well as outside a web part zone Can be used in a master page or page layout Needs a SafeControl entry in web.config file Runs under SharePoint and current user context Advantage of Web Parts. SharePoint: How to display blog feed using XML Web Part? - Gunnar Peipman's ASP.NET blog. Installing MOSS 2007 on Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 - Part 7: Configuring MOSS 2007. This article is a part of a series describing the installation of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 (MOSS) on a Windows Server 2008 with the newly released SQL Server 2008.

Installing MOSS 2007 on Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 - Part 7: Configuring MOSS 2007

The successful creation of a Shared Service Provider wasn't an easy task for me and included a lot of trial and error until I figured out how to do it right and what I have to think about during the configuration process. After that the creation is an easy task. If you remember the domain accounts from the previous posts there are a lot of them which haven't been used right now. And here it's important that these account are domain accounts. Sometimes I experienced a problem or I have seen an error message and didn't know what to do until I found out that you need to use domain accounts and that you need to provide the domain in form of domain\account if you are asked for credentials. Don't forget to read the comments below since they might include information which apply to your scenario. Application pool crash on win2008.

Walkthrough: Creating a Basic SharePoint Web Part. MSDN Library Design Tools Development Tools and Languages Mobile and Embedded Development Online Services patterns & practices.

Walkthrough: Creating a Basic SharePoint Web Part

SharePoint as a WCF Host. This is one of those occasions where I wished I had multiple categories enabled on my blog :-).

SharePoint as a WCF Host

Anyway, I wrote this blog engine, and I have limited time to enhance this, so I'll live with what I have for now, and categorize this under SharePoint. So the 20cent question is - Can SharePoint 2007 host WCF services? The answer is - Yes! But it takes some findiggling. But first of all, why the heck would you want SharePoint to be a WCF host? A) SharePoint comes with a very rich object model, and the out of the box web services are somewhat limited on the functionality they expose.b) WCF comes with all the WCF advantages. Winsmarts SharePoint WCF Support. Hosting a WCF service in Windows Sharepoint Services v3.0 - Gilles' WebLog. With ASP.NET AJAX Extensions being baked into the .NET Framework 3.5 and the improvements to WCF to support JSON, it seems tempting to write WCF services and host the in Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 Unfortunately, if you create a WCF service and drop it under a WSS controlled vroot like _layouts or _vti_bin, your service will fail to activate with the following message in the event log: WebHost failed to process a request.

Hosting a WCF service in Windows Sharepoint Services v3.0 - Gilles' WebLog

Exception: System.ArgumentException: virtualPath at System.ServiceModel.AsyncResult.End[TAsyncResult](IAsyncResult result)at System.ServiceModel.Activation.HostedHttpRequestAsyncResult.End(IAsyncResult result) If you attach a debugger to w3wp.exe and enable break on first CLR change exceptions, the stack trace at the time of the failure will look like: After debugging the issue, it turns out¹ that WSS own VirtualPathProvider (SPVirtualPathProvider, briefly described by this MSDN page) refuses to handle requests for which the virtual path starts with "~".

Custom Site Theme for SharePoint 2007 (MOSS 2007) and WSS 3.0 « SharePoint Solutions….by HG. Kurt Shintaku's Blog. Customizing Your SharePoint Site? Read These 10 Concepts/Gotchas First. Free SharePoint Themes and Templates. Adding Icons For Unknown File Types in WSS3.0. Steps required to add an icon to Sharepoint's (WSS3.0) file type icon repository: Copy your icon image file to C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\12\Template\Images Locate and edit C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web server extensions\12\Template\Xml\DOCICON.XML Add an entry for the new/unknown file extension - mapping key="xxx" value="myimage.gif" (where XXX = Filename extension)

Adding Icons For Unknown File Types in WSS3.0

SharePoint 2007 CSS Reference Chart by Heather Solomon and the sharepoint experience. See also: » SharePoint 2007 Design Articles and Info The following CSS reference guide highlights the major styles used in MOSS and WSS v3 sites.

SharePoint 2007 CSS Reference Chart by Heather Solomon and the sharepoint experience

The guide is organized by area of the page and include the style name, function, CSS file name and approximate line number and a sample screenshot of the style location on the screen. Additionally, there is a "Copy to Clipboard" function that will copy the source code for the style to your client machine's clipboard for use in your own CSS file. Use these guides to identify styles that can be overridden for your custom branding and installation or to quickly reference style name and CSS information for customization. Move WSS 3.0 content to MOSS 2007. I have a WSS 3.0 server that needs to be moved into ourMOSS 2007 Farm.

Move WSS 3.0 content to MOSS 2007

The WSS server will not be able to be added to the farm since it is off-site and we also don't have anotherMOSS 2007 License available (nor will our budget allow us to purchase one). This WSS 3.0 server has only 3 sites but over 200 users are accessing the data on the server. Also the server is not a member of a Domain (contained within a DMZ) , so all users have been given local user accounts. Talk to SharePoint Through its Web Services [Archive]  Introduction.

Talk to SharePoint Through its Web Services [Archive] 

Microsoft® SharePoint® Designer 2010 Step by Step - O'Reilly Media. SharePoint 2010 Security. Creating a Page Layout in SharePoint 2010 using Visual Studio 2010 - Becky Bertram's Blog. Creating a custom Page Layout in SharePoint 2010 is not too different than creating a custom Page Layout in SharePoint 2007. However, the process of creating a SharePoint Solution Package has changed in Visual Studio 2010. This article will walk you through the steps. First, open Visual Studio and create a new C# project, using the "Empty SharePoint Project" template, listed under the SharePoint 2010 project templates. For this example, we'll name our project "MyCustomPageLayout". For this example, we'll be deploying our solution as a "Sandboxed solution". A SharePoint server is not installed on this computer. Just confirmed .. was able to attach to the remote debugger on the SP2010 virtual machine from a host running VS2010.

If your interested in developing locally and remote debugging read on, otherwise follow Corey's advice :) Once the plumbing is set up, it's pretty easy to remote debug. I'm using VS2010 RC1 and SP2010 Beta. Here are the steps to remotely build sharepoint components and remotely debug: Create, build, and deploy your code. Managing SharePoint Designer 2010. Whats New in SharePoint 2010.