From the SharePoint blog: AKS 2.0, to be released in Q3CY2008 will consist of the following: Smart Adapters – automation of control adapters through install settings Additional control adapters and remediation examples Web part zone control XHTML 1.0 Strict page level validation example – brute force approach Another page level validation example against a standard … Read more
I received a question concerning the use of the ‘stapler feature’ for activating features versus the activation of features within the site definition (in the onet.xml). What is better and why choose the one or the other? In my opinion, it is better to activate as many features in the site definition, as far as … Read more
There is a lot going on here in The Netherlands (and some other countries) about whether how ‘Open’ the government must be when it comes to software and standards such as ODF. The discussion is valid I think: in my opinion the government must be able to operate independent and open. The discussion that is … Read more
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Although I had to smile (and again) when going through the downloads, the concept is very useful for implementation partner doing SharePoint implementations. I’m talking about ‘Gear up for SharePoint‘, a complete guideline set specified per role for implementing SharePoint in organizations. The BuzzKit, which is also included, contains useful posters, email drafts, letters etc … Read more
Check out the Silverlight Blueprint for SharePoint web site with sample demo’s how to integrate Silverlight in your SharePoint application. Personally I really like the custom filed type sample. I also heard that Patrick Tisseghem is preparing his Silverlight presentation on the SharePoint Conference.
HiSoftware has just released the Accessibility Kit for SharePoint version 1.1. This time, there are more control adapters for default portal web parts and blog controls. It also contains a new set of CSS and master pages to make MOSS 2007 more accessible. “The AKS solution represents a set of files, programs and utilities that … Read more
Due to personal circumstances I have to skip the SharePoint Conference 2008 next week :(. Too bad because it seems that it will be a great event with many interesting people going there. Anyway, two colleagues will be there to make sure Tam Tam doesn’t miss anything interesting. They brought the MOSS 2007 personalized tagging … Read more