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External Content Types in SharePoint 2010

Posted by Yogendra Saxena on Jan 13, 2014 1:06:33 PM

In my previous blog post, I explained SharePoint Content types. Taking that one step further, let’s now examine SharePoint’s out of the box capability of defining content types on external data in SharePoint. Once the external data is in SharePoint, we can leverage SharePoint’s standard set of functionality, such as defining an out of the box workflow, or the referential relationship between lists, etc.

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Topics: Design, Microsoft, SharePoint

SharePoint Object Hierarchy

Posted by Yogendra Saxena on Dec 30, 2013 12:08:09 PM

This is a simple representation of the SharePoint Object Hierarchy. Each of the constituents is described below.

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Topics: Design, Microsoft, SharePoint

SharePoint Content Types

Posted by Yogendra Saxena on Aug 6, 2013 11:00:29 AM

As per MSDN documentation, a content type is a reusable collection of metadata, workflow, behaviour, and other settings for a category of items or documents in a Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 list or document library. Content types enable you to manage the settings for a category of information in a centralized, reusable way.

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Topics: Microsoft, SharePoint

My Love Affair with SharePoint 2010

Posted by Kurt Berger on Aug 21, 2012 4:50:16 PM

I had to give a little chuckle when I was asked: “Could you write a little blog about SharePoint?” It took me on a walk down memory lane.

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Topics: Microsoft, Professional Effectiveness, SharePoint

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