SharePoint 2010 Access Services

Another SharePoint Server 2010 feature which cannot go unnoticed is the Access Services. Access Services is a service in SharePoint 2010 that allows administrators to view, edit, and configure a Microsoft access application within a Web Browser. Access Services settings support backup and recovery, regardless of whether there is a UI setting in Central Administration. […]

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SharePoint 2010 Logging Database

As mentioned in other posts, SharePoint 2010, without doubt, is a bunch of exciting features and options. And one of the features that really enthuses me in SharePoint 2010 is the Logging Database feature. Logging Database, named as WSS_Logging, helps aggregate logging data or information from the server farm into one central location. SharePoint aggregates […]

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What is Decomposition Tree in SharePoint 2010?

What is a Decomposition Tree? PerformancePoint Services for SharePoint 2010 introduces the decomposition tree, an interactive arrangement of bar charts that makes it easy to explore contribution relationships. It provides an effective alternative to the “Drill Down To” feature in analytic charts. How is Decomposition Tree Useful? The Decomposition Tree is particularly useful because it […]

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Peek-a-boo at Microsoft SharePoint Designer 2010!

Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer is a free WYSIWYG HTML editor and web design program from Microsoft for SharePoint and other websites. It is a part of the SharePoint family of products. SharePoint Designer shares its codebase, UI and HTML rendering engine with Microsoft Expression Web, and does not rely on Internet Explorer’s Trident engine, which […]

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SharePoint Data Connections

What is a Data Connection Library in SharePoint Server 2010? A Data Connection Library in Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 is a library that can contain two kinds of data connections: an Office Data Connection (ODC) file or a Universal Data Connection (UDC) file. Microsoft InfoPath 2010 uses data connections that comply with the Universal Data […]

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Timer Jobs in SharePoint 2010

Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 is rich in features. When properly configured SharePoint can support collaboration, manage shared documents, define workflows, schedule tasks, etc. Another key feature of SharePoint Server 2010 is a Timer Job. A timer job runs in a specific Windows service for SharePoint Server and performs infrastructure tasks for the Timer service, such as […]

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Excel Services in SharePoint

Do you do a lot of work with numbers at work? Then you are certainly familiar with Microsoft Excel. When using Excel do you also find it difficult to share your spreadsheets with your colleagues or your boss? If so, then SharePoint’s Excel Services is going to be a best in class collaboration solution that […]

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Multi-Tenancy in SharePoint

An ability to host multiple clients/departments, and provide the ability to isolate their workloads and still provide all the platform features is one of the significant task while adopting a SharePoint platform in your company, isn’t it? For a cloud/ hosting situation we may have a need for multiple clients to have their own work […]

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SharePoint Visio Services for visual presentation of your data…

Some people understand things quicker when it is visually attractive. If your boss also falls into that category then use SharePoint’s Visio Services to present your complicated data, viz., sales figures, etc. in a visually attractive way! Yes, briefly speaking, Visio Services can complement your existing Business Intelligence tools through visualizing your data processes. Visio […]

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Make your site presentable by using Visual Upgrade in SharePoint Server 2010

What is Visual Upgrade in SharePoint Server 2010? Visual Upgrade is a new feature that is available with upgrade which allows the server administrator or site owner to determine when the new look for SharePoint Server 2010 is used for a particular site collection. Server administrators can choose to adopt the new look and feel […]

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