How to Add a Tab to the Ribbon in SharePoint Foundation

(Before he left for a week of laying on various tropical beaches with drinks in his hand, Dallas asked me to post this for him. Since I’m stuck in the rainy Northwest and had nothing better to do, I was happy to oblige him.)  The ribbon has unified the command surface inside of SharePoint. It is…


SharePoint 2010 SDK Code Samples Posted to Code Gallery

For the SharePoint 2010 release, we’re trying something a little different with our sample code solutions. During the Beta timeframe, we’re going to be posting them to Code Gallery, rather than waiting to release them in the SharePoint 2010 SDK for the first time at RTM. This will let developers benefit from having the code…


Got Code?

Contribute a Code Sample and Get Your Name in the SharePoint 2010 SDK We’re looking for experienced SharePoint developers to share their skill and technical expertise with the SharePoint community. You’ll help your fellow SharePoint developers, and receive full attribution in the SharePoint SDK for doing so! What we’re looking for are short code samples,…


Add Virtual Earth Interactive Maps to your Search Server Site

(cross-posted from Enterprise Search Blog)  Are you trying to think of ways to make your Search Server site more interactive and graphical? You can use Federation as a way to enhance the functionality of your search result pages. The Federated Search Web Part makes it possible to display more than results from OpenSearch (1.0/1.1) sites…

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