Guidance on Developing Applications for SharePoint 2010 released

The Microsoft patterns & practices (p&p) team has released Developing Applications for SharePoint 2010 – a deep technical insight into the key concepts and issues for SharePoint 2010 solution developers. It contains guidance documentation, detailed examples, and a reusable class library. These resources are designed to help solution developers and architects make the right decisions…


Forgotten Attachment Detector from Microsoft Office Labs

My favorite Outlook add-in Forgotten Attachment Detector (FAD) from Microsoft Office Labs got updated recently. When you send an email FAD checks the mail content against a pre-configured list of keywords that indicate you’ve forgotten to attach an attachment. If it detects this, it notifies you and gives you a chance to correct any mistakes….


SharePoint 2010 Resource Guide

There is lot of information on various Microsoft websites and the Internet on Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Technologies. This resource guide is an attempt to build a reference directory of useful links on SharePoint. This post gets updated every 2 months. Getting Started Product Homepages Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Microsoft FAST Search Server…


Configuring co-authoring in SharePoint 2010

Recently published Co-authoring administration (SharePoint Server 2010) TechNet article provides guidance for administrators to configure co-authoring for their organization. Many of these are using Windows PowerShell cmdlets. Configure versioning for co-authoring (SharePoint Server 2010) – When multiple authors work on the same document, edits are retained on the server as document versions. This article describes how to configure…