Microsoft releases 4 new exams

Microsoft has released 4 new exams of which 2 of them are Sharepoint related! The exams are partner competency exams, so not valid for MCP. 74-131, Designing a Microsoft Office Enterprise Project Management (EPM) Solution. 74-132, Designing a Portal Solution with Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies (including Microsoft Content Management Server) 74-133, Customizing Portal Solutions … Read more

Planning Your Information Structure Using Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003

Its been on technet for a while, but interesting to read!…. ——————- Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 has several compelling features and tools that make it an ideal solution for implementing your information management system. Managing information well is critical to any organization’s success. Poor information management leads to inefficient collaboration, ineffective decision-making processes, … Read more

Designing custom webparts – the easy way

ControlsCustom webparts are basically Custom Controls, which means they have Render method in which the output is rendered. The Sharepoint Webpart pack template for Visual Studio 2003 implements this in a RenderWebPart Method. protected override void RenderWebPart(HtmlTextWriter output){} You’ll have to do it with this method. So creating control will be sometihng like control myControl … Read more

Windows Messenger 5.1 RTM available for download

Download here Windows Messenger allows real-time communication with other contacts who are using instant messaging (IM) services including those provided by the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) as offered by Microsoft Office Live Communications Server. Windows Messenger also provides connectivity to the Microsoft .NET Messenger service and is the IM client of choice for businesses in … Read more