Monthly Archives: December 2011

Prescriptive Guidance – InfoPath List Forms Implementation Lifecycle for SharePoint 2010

Have you ever wondered how to use InfoPath List Forms for the SharePoint 2010 and what really happens behind the screen? Have you ever wondered how would you retract customized SharePoint List form and cleanup the form completely from your … Continue reading

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InfoPath 2010 and SharePoint 2010 – List Forms vs Library Forms

Not many aware of two different kinds of InfoPath forms available in SharePoint 2010 – List Forms and Library Forms. Having understanding of both kind of InfoPath forms is one of the most fundamental knowledge one need to have to … Continue reading

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Step by Step – Configure SharePoint 2010 Forms Based Authentication with SQL

Note: Download artifacts discussed in this article from Here. It is very common to use SQL Server database to store external users and roles in extranet environments for physical separation of the internal and external users. Typically external identity systems … Continue reading

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Code Snippet – Programmatically Access Root Site Collection in Multi-Site Collection Heirarchy

It’s fairly common need in multi-site collection environment to access root site collection programmatically from the current sub site collection or sub site. It’s kind of ironic that one of my colleagues asked me same question while working on our … Continue reading

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Step by Step – Configure SharePoint 2010 Forms Based Authentication with ADLDS

Note: Discuss artifacts discussed in this article from Here. It is very common to use Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services – ADLDS in Windows 2008 environments (ADAM in Windows 2003 environments) to store external users in extranet environments for physical … Continue reading

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