SharePoint SDK Downloads Refreshed! (7/17/2007)


We just refreshed the downloads of the SharePoint SDKs on the Microsoft Download Center to reflect the many recent updates and enhancements to the documentation since RTM.  You should first uninstall any previous versions of the SDK installed on your machines through Control Panel.


Get the updated SDKs today!



Here are the details of what has changed…


 


What’s New in the Windows SharePoint Services SDK


New conceptual sections:




  • Content Migration


  • Change Log and Synchronizing Applications


  • Creating Declarative, No-Code Workflow Editors

 


Procedural topics:




  • How to: Create a Custom Field Type and Field Control


  • How To: Extend the STSADM Utility

 


Schema reference topics for the following schemas:




  • Content Migration XML Schema Reference: Contains over 180 element topics that detail the eight migration schemas


  • Workflow Configuration Schema

 


Greatly expanded Class Library Reference material for over 300 types in the following namespaces:


·         Microsoft.SharePoint


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Deployment


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.EmailIntegration


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Navigation


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.MobileControls


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.StsAdmin


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.WebControls


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Workflow


 


As well as expanded reference material for the following Web Services:


·         Authentication Web Service


·         Copy Web Service


 


This update also includes numerous updates and revisions to existing SDK content.


 


What’s New in the Office SharePoint Server SDK


Class Library and Web Service Reference


Microsoft.Office.Workflow


·         Microsoft.Office.Workflow.Utility.Contact


·         Microsoft.Office.Workflow.Utility.Form


·         Microsoft.Office.Workflow.Workflow


 


Microsoft.Office.RecordsManagement


·         Microsoft.Office.RecordsManagement.PolicyFeatures.Barcode


·         Microsoft.Office.RecordsManagement.PolicyFeatures.BarcodeGenerator


·         Microsoft.Office.RecordsManagement.PolicyFeatures.IBarcodeGenerator


·         Microsoft.Office.RecordsManagement.InformationPolicy.IPolicyFeature


 


Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.WebControls


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.WebControls.ExchangeServiceBinding


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.WebControls.OWACalendarPart


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Portal.WebControls.OWAInboxPart


 


New and updated content in over 40 classes in the Microsoft.Office.Server.UserProfiles namespace


 


New and updated content for UserProfileService and Workflow Web services


 


Updates to numerous Search Web Part classes


 


New content and updates in nearly 60 types in Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.* namespaces:


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.Administration


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.Navigation


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.WebControls


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.WebControls.EditingMenuActions


·         Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.WebServices


 


General Reference


·         Enterprise Search Protocol Handlers (multiple topics, new)


·         How to: Customize XSL for the Content Query Web Part (new)


·         Updates to 4 more Web Content Management topics


 


And much more!