Category Archives: SP2010 DEV General

What’s New in Visual Studio 2012 for SharePoint 2010 Development

With the Visual Studio 2012 getting released for public this week, it brings lots of great news & options for SharePoint 2010 developers. This article will highlight what’s new in Visual Studio 2012 for SharePoint 2010 development. Additionally, I will … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2010 Data Querying Options – Server OM vs Client OM vs REST vs LINQ vs Search API

SharePoint 2010 allows various options to query SharePoint data within SharePoint and from outside of SharePoint. I have recently presented introductory SharePoint 2010 development session at the Chicago SharePoint Developer Group and promised attendees more detailed blog to summarize different … Continue reading

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SharePoint Error while Creating Site Collections or Sites – Cannot complete this action

Yesterday I came across weird error while provisioning sites programmatically from the WCF service – Cannot complete this action. The reason why this error was weird because I was able to execute exact same code from console application to provision … Continue reading

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Step by Step – Building and Consuming Custom WCF Services Hosted in IIS using WCF Application Approach

Note: Download Code discussed in this article from Here If you are building WCF Services to extend, consume, or deliver SharePoint data, one of the biggest decisions as a SharePoint Architect you have to make is where you would host … Continue reading

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Step by Step – Building and Consuming Custom WCF Services hosted in SharePoint

Note: Download Code discussed in this article from Here If you are developing enterprise level custom solutions based on SharePoint framework, you would come across scenarios where you have to expose and access SharePoint data from remote applications like CRM, … Continue reading

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