Microsoft SharePoint 2010 development cookbook

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  • Build a full and virtualized SharePoint Server and SharePoint development environment entirely from available trial (or MSDN) software
  • Understand SharePoint 2010 development with Visual Studio – packaging with features and deploying with solutions
  • Get to grips with “schema” SharePoint style – site columns, content types, and list definitions – as applied to a document library
  • Explore cover web control development with SharePoint – including user controls and web parts
  • Learn about the very important XSLT List View Web Part, and also about creating list forms with both ASPX and InfoPath
  • Get introduced to retrieval of SharePoint data via Language Integrated Query (LINQ) and also via the List Data Service (REST)
  • Learn how to connect to data that is “outside” of SharePoint either in databases or via web services.
  • Use out of the box approval workflow and then extend that with SharePoint Designer 2010
  • Go through a “non-developer” overview of the important “other side” of SharePoint – web content management

There is a heavy demand in the marketplace for SharePoint developers that you could take advantage of - if only you had the opportunity to acquire the relevant skills! But, SharePoint 2010 is a big old product with a steep learning curve – where do you begin?

This book has been designed to take the experienced ASP.NET developer from “beginner” to “professional” SharePoint developer in the shortest amount of time. You will be productive on you very first SharePoint development assignment with the knowledge and skills that you learn here. You will have distilled the essence of the author’s many years of training, and leading development teams in SharePoint.

This book uncovers the most common “pattern” of typical SharePoint development tasks encountered in the real world and puts the topics in a logical order with detailed step-by-step recipes for you to follow.
The practical example given builds and flows throughout the chapters and topics. By the end of this book, you will be able to apply the concepts to the challenges ahead of you!

  • Learn the most important SharePoint 2010 development skills quickly
  • Progress through a carefully thought out selection of topics that build upon each other as you move through the book.
  • Build “schema” for SharePoint data and leverage that schema appropriately in your application.
  • Understand the important role SharePoint Designer 2010 can play alongside Visual Studio 2010.
  • Learn from the author’s experience from years of SharePoint training and dozens of SharePoint software development projects.
Page Count 276
Course Length 8 hours 16 minutes
ISBN 9781849681506
Date Of Publication 20 Dec 2011


Ed Musters

Ed is a SharePoint MVP and a SharePoint Architect for Infusion, where he has consulted on dozens of SharePoint engagements. Ed holds all certifications in SharePoint 2010, and has been teaching SharePoint development courses for many years. He has been a featured speaker at many international conferences, SharePoint Saturdays, and user groups. Ed would very much enjoy the opportunity to share his real world expertise with you! Twitter: @TechEdToronto