New Design and Build Guide for MOSS 2007

This blog posting applies to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007. This is a topic near and dear to my heart.  I’ve spent many hours helping customers plan and execute a wide range of customizations for MOSS 2007.  Now, the ECM Team (Enterprise Content Management) has published an exhaustive paper on these topics.  At least, I…

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Test With Correct Privileges

When developing web parts and other components with code, it’s important to remember that operations performed by code may require certain privileges.  During development, the code runs in the security context of the developer, who is usually a server administrator.  This means all operations are permitted, so access problems don’t arise.  During testing and production,…

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Virtual PC and Virtual Server

Wait.. A posting not about SharePoint? How can this be? Well, it’s somewhat related to SharePoint, since so many people use Virtual PC to host a development SharePoint environment. Since SharePoint requires Windows Server 2003, that’s the best choice for us laptop users. Anyway, this is just a quick comparison between some points of these…

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