SharePoint Server 2010 – Getting Started link guide for developers

November 4, 2009

SharePoint Developer – General info

SharePoint Developer – Specific topics

Background info

[From SharePoint Server 2010 – Getting Started link guide for developers]

Debugging SharePoint

November 10, 2008

User friendly error pages are not what we need when trying to debug something…

Modify your web.config as follows, and all will be well.

< ?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”UTF-8″ standalone=”yes”?>

< configuration>

< configSections>


< SharePoint>

< SafeMode MaxControls=”200″ CallStack=”true”

DirectFileDependencies=”10″ TotalFileDependencies=”50″


< PageParserPaths>



CallStack=”true” being the important setting here.


Then further on down the file:

< customErrors mode=”Off”

Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4.0 CTP Download

November 9, 2008

Find the Virtual PC download of the CTP at the following link :

Windows SharePoint Services Document: Application Templates for Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 – Under the Hood

July 27, 2007

As per my previous post, there were things MS managed to do , but form the products was not immediately evident how it was done. This white

Development Tools and Techniques for Working with Code in Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

July 26, 2007

Currently a Program Manager on assignment at MCS Reading we created a solution using Web Parts on Windows SharePoint Services v3. The assumption is that the platform would provide us with a good starting point. However it was easier

Create a custom Windows Workflow Activity and make it available in SharePoint Designer

March 9, 2007

Ever wondered how the whole Workflow flows in SharePoint ?

Below is an Article on how to create a custom workflopw and surface it in SaherPoint Designer.

Debug VB Script files in Visual Studio 2005 WScript.exe

February 27, 2007

Using Isolated Storage and a Singleton to store a history

February 8, 2007

The Challenge

  • Store some search results for a custom application on the users desktop.
  • Find a tidy way to maintain state whilst maintaining performance.

The Solution

Use the Isolated Storage to persist the data you wish to maintain whilst keeping it alive using a Singleton class to avoid multiple I/O.

The sample