Office 2010 Beta


Video How To: Create a Multi Master Relationship with SharePoint 2010 BCS External List using SharePoint Designer 2010 2

Synopsis:  In this video webcast I am doing the following: Using multiple (two) disparate LOB Systems Two Independent SQL Server Databases Separate Security Model No Explicit Relationship between data elements Using two External Content Types in SPD 2010 Using two External List in SharePoint Creating a Site Page to establish […]


Early Christmas gift from Fabian Williams Get $100 off a Full Event Pass at SPTechCon San Francisco 2010

  Merry Early Christmas, If you were thinking of coming out to the SharePoint Tech Conference in San Francisco in February 2010, let me incentify you with a discount of one hundred dollars (US$100.00) this of course is a screen shot, email me for the actual one.  I will be […]


Come out and See Me [Fabian Williams] at SharePoint Saturday Virginia Beach on Jan 9 2010

Just Added as a speaker for SharePoint Saturday Virginia Beach. I am looking forward to sharing the podium with my distinguished SharePoint community experts and evangelists.  I will be presenting on my favorite topic… Business Connectivity Service and I promise… I will not run out of time this go around. […]


SharePoint Saturday Washington DC – 12/5/2009 – Session on BCS 2

<Thanks> First I want to thank Dux, Usher, and Gino for a well put together SharePoint Saturday http://www.sharepointsaturday.org/dc today in the DC Metro Area. Despite today being the first Snow Day of the season for the area, I am told we had over one hundred and eighty (180) attendees.  The […]


SharePoint 2010 Business Connectivity Services Teaser with Multiple External Content Types surfacing in One External List 4

This is my first attempt at a webcast with Camtasia bear with me… In this teaser I am setting the stage of what we have already built and what we will be doing… to download the Podcast version click here or directly on Screencast.com page .  


Consuming the External Content Type through SharePoint Designer in Microsoft Outlook 2010

Follow up from: Connect To Outlook: SharePoint External Content Type with SharePoint Designer and SQL LOB System Part 2… Consuming the External Data List Columns inside Microsoft Word 2010 through Form Fields Synopsis In this blog we will demonstrate the following: Reading and Updating LOB System Data surfaced as an […]


Connect To Outlook: SharePoint External Content Type with SharePoint Designer and SQL LOB System 1

Part 1… Consuming the External Content Type through SharePoint Designer in Microsoft Outlook 2010 Part 2… Consuming the External Data List Columns inside Microsoft Word 2010 through Form Fields Teaser…Extending @ToddBaginski blog where he creates a .NET assembly connector and an External Content Type http://www.toddbaginski.com/blog/archive/2009/11/05/how-to-create-a-searchable-sharepoint-2010-bdc-.net-assembly-connector-which-reads-from-a-flat-file.aspx    Synopsis In this blog […]


Error/Resolution: SharePoint 2010 Office 2010 when using Connect to Outlook from External List in BCS

Synopsis After creating an external list of contacts in SharePoint from a LOB System and clicking the Link to “Connect to Outlook” you get a dialog box indicating: “The Microsoft Office 2010 feature Business Connectivity Services are not installed on this computer…” this is in-fact incorrect as it is installed […]