My SharePoint Conference 2011 Deck on Automating Site Provisioning

Lots of people have asked for my deck (the code was posted earlier) that I used at the Microsoft SharePoint Conference in CA last month. Here is the deck. For those of you who were at the local DC event where I practiced this session you can see that I incorporated a lot of the…


SharePoint Conference Session Code Posted

Scheduled to deliver my SharePoint Conference Session today after lunch. The session is coded 343 and titled: Enforce Governance by Automating Site Provisioning. I will post the deck after the session, but the PPT slides are very similar to the SharePoint Saturday talk I did in the summer whose deck is already posted in this…


SharePoint Saturday – Site Provisioning Code Posted

One of my sessions at the SharePoint Saturday DC conference was about how to enforce governance by provisioning sites with workflow. The deck is posted earlier on this blog. This post is the code that was shown in the sessions. I plan on refining both the deck and the examples based on the feedback for…


SharePoint Sat Conference Deck Posted

This is the PowerPoint deck I will be using for one of my sessions at this week’s conference. The session is entitled Enforce Governance by Provisioning Sites with Workflow. You may have seen me do something similar in the past, but this presentation has ALL NEW demos with even cooler results. The scehdule I have…


Creating Custom Workflow Task Approval Forms with SharePoint Designer 2010

I was recently creating a SharePoint Designer workflow for use in SharePoint 2010 and Office 365. The workflow was pretty straight forward. The end goal of the workflow was to automate an approval process for creating a sub site within an existing site collection. This is something I have written a lot about previously, so…


Office and SharePoint Developer Dinner Video

We hosted a DPE Developer Dinner back in March where I presented a bunch of custom SharePoint and Office solutions. Everything from automating document generation to visualization in Visio. Most of these examples are from my book Pro SharePoint 2010 Solution Development from Apress. In case you are interested, the DPE team posted this video…


Ran across a good SPS branding write up

I came across a good branding article written by Celina Baginski of Planet Technologies. This is part 1 which focused on custom CSS styles. Very nice work! Can’t wait for the other parts. -Ed


Public Sector Developer Dinner in Reston Featuring SharePoint

Monthly Public Sector Developer Dinner Event: Developing and Customizing Office 2010 Solutions for SharePoint 2010 Register Here Event ID: 1032476092 Microsoft Reston Office 12012 Sunset Hills RoadRestonVirginia20190United States   Register by Phone: 1-877-MSEVENT (9AM-7PM EST. M-F) Language(s): English. Product(s): Microsoft Office 2010 suites and Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010. Audience(s): Architect, Designer, IT Implementer and Pro…


Free Tech Tuesday Event for Federal Partners: SharePoint as a Development Platform

Event Overview The SharePoint as a Developer Platform course will cover what you need to know to build solutions (write code) on top of SharePoint 2010. This course is targeted to quickly bring developers up to speed with SharePoint 2010, its new features, and object model. We will cover a breadth of topics including Visual…