Yearly Archives: 2010


How To: Create, Configure, Consume SharePoint 2010 Secure Store in Business Connectivity Services 79

Synopsis: I have seen quite a bit of confusion out there regarding how to use Services for SharePoint 2010 Secure Store.  While MSDN does have interesting articles, there has been no Alpha to Omega process that shows the relationship to the LOB System, Security Groups representative of the BCS Consumers, […]


How does Tagging Work in SharePoint 2010 for MySites – Microsoft Forum Question 6

This post is to give illustration to a Microsoft Forum Question regarding Tagging pages and how it is represented in activity feeds that I see as an individual tagging items in my SharePoint environment, and also what my colleagues will see if they are following my activities.  I do not […]


No Code SharePoint BCS solutions with Workspace 2010 & Outlook 2010 & SPD 2010

Synopsis: I have not done a blog in a while on SharePoint Business Connectivity Services (BCS) and as I prepare for my next SharePoint Saturday (Arabia), which will go into BCS from a SPD 2010 perspective I wanted to add some additional tid-bits on SharePoint workspace for people unfamiliar with […]


Question: Not able to get Email Alerts when using an Email Enabled Windows Security Group in SharePoint 2007

I have a situation where I have an email enabled security group with individual users in it, this security group is added to a SharePoint group. Here are some known I am using the Site Owner to Add Alerts on behalf of users if you enter the email address a […]


Glimpse into Mysites and the new Social Aspect of SharePoint 2010 8

Synopsis:  Just wanted to show off some of the slick features in the new SharePoint 2010 MySites and the brand new Social Aspect that comes with User Profiles and Tagging.   Above:  A look at your profile in SharePoint 2010, hmmm think about usability, it seems like I have worked […]


SharePoint 2010 and Office 2010 Release date Announced as May 12th 2010

According to Apan Shah, Director, SharePoint Excerpt below taken from… http://blogs.msdn.com/sharepoint/archive/2010/03/05/sharepoint-2010-office-2010-launch.aspx   Today, we officially announced that May 12th, 2010, is the launch date for SharePoint 2010 & Office 2010. In addition, we announced our intent to RTM (Release to Manufacturing) this April 2010.  It’s an exciting time for us! […]


How to Backup Solutions, Sites in SharePoint 2010 Beta using Central Admin and STSADM 5

Synopsis: So the idea here is to prepare to move my work I had in SharePoint 2010 Beta to Release Candidate.  I spent quite a bit of time in SharePoint Saturdays, Conferences, and just figuring stuff out just to ditch it as I upgrade my environment. That said, I wanted […]