Document Library TreeView WebPart [via Patrick Tisseghem]

This looks like a valuable addition to the SharePoint developer’s arsenal.  I haven’t tried it personally yet, but this is a web part I could have used on many occasions to get customers more comfortable with storing their documents in SharePoint.


Doing Office Development? Get this book…

If you are doing any kind of dev with Office using managed code you really need to get a copy of Andrew Whitechapel’s new book, .NET Development for Microsoft Office.  Until a couple of weeks ago Andrew worked with me in MCS, and has been developing this book over the last 18 months based on…


New Article: Applying Branding to SharePoint Portal Server 2003

My buddy Dan has just had a couple of truly excellent artictles published on MSDN.  Highly recommended reading. Office Developer Center: Branding a SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Site: Part 1, Understanding the Use of a Corporate Brand Office Developer Center: Branding a SharePoint Portal Server 2003 Site: Part 2, How to Apply Your Own Corporate…


Mark your diaries: 2005 PDC

The dates for the 2005 PDC have been announced: 13-16 Sep in Los Angeles. (  This should coincide nicely with the Longhorn Beta 1 release and give a good guide to what you can expect in the final version of the WinFx platform.


Searching SPS using MSN Desktop Search

By now you will have seen that the MSN Desktop Search Beta is available. (If you haven’t, what have you been doing this last week?) MSN Desktop Search supports some basic extensibility using an aliasing syntax to create web shortcuts.  You can use these shortcuts to enable you to search your intranet from the MSN…