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    Web Part Deployment Best Practices?

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    In articles on MSDN that talk about creating basic web parts , they talk about deployment by importing a .DWT. However, there is also an article on “ Using Wppackager to Package and Deploy Web Parts for Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies...
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    Uploading multiple documents to WSS

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    I recently answered a question in the WSS newsgroup about how to upload multiple documents to a SharePoint site. It's a question that comes up a fair amount around here, and my answer on the newsgroup was: When you click the upload document link...
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    How to use a form web part to filter or show all values in a data view web part

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    Just ran across this good “How To” article on the FrontPoint blog! If you'd like to check out all of their How To articles, you can do so here .
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    Looking for answers on SharePoint and WSS

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    The first place that I go when I have a WSS problem or question is the WSS FAQ , which has a ton of great information. This site is a joint effort of Mike Walsh, Jim Duncan and Larry Strange, and represents the majority of the most frequently asked questions...
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    Free online training: SPS Managing Portals

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    There's a new web-based training module for Managing Portals online! This Web-based training course tells you how to set up, customize, and manage a SharePoint Portal site using SharePoint Portal Server and Windows SharePoint Services. (It requires...
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    SmartPart WebPart

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    Jan Tielens and Fons Sonnemans , names you're very familiar with if you're a SharePoint Wonk like me, created a very cool SmartPart WebPart : The SmartPart is a generic webpart that can contain an ASP.NET user control. Nothing new you would say...
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    Look at all these SharePoint posts!

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    I look away for just a moment, and when I look back, I see all these SharePoint posts on Amanda's blog! I've given you the category called “Microsoft Stuff” but as I've mentioned before, you really should be reading every post she makes -...
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    Microsoft Cafeteria Trivia

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    If you get to work early (before 8, generally) the cafeterias (at least 4 and 36) have GREAT fresh fruit -- yummy ripe strawberries and blueberries, and fresh cut/sectioned pink grapefruit and pineapple. If you get to work later, your choice is limited...
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    PalmOne Support Site has really improved!

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    I got an SMS message a while back to install a new update to my Treo 600. I never installed the update before this one -- my phone was working fine, and I didn't want to lose the ringtones that I worked so hard to get ;-) This time, though, I went to...
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    Tablet PC in Bed

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    I don't know why it's Tablet PC day, it just is. I just popped over to Channel9, and there, featured prominently in the front page, was the headline “ The Tablet PC has changed my life (in bed) ”. (See what I mean? Tablet PC day.) The intro...
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    Tablet PC Developer Center launched

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    I just noticed that we have another new Developer Center, just in time for Tech Ed! (Those of you who subscribe to the MSDN Just Published RSS Feed probably noticed some of the content for this new Dev Center go up last week.) Yesterday we launched the...
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    Celebration!

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    Well, I was going to post this photo and point to Betsy's blog post about the celebration, but it turns out it isn't there. She had a busy weekend, I know, so I'm sure she'll be telling us all about it soon. In the meantime, this is Betsy and Kevin (from...
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    Getting Things Done: Update

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    Chris Sells pinged me today to ask about GTD. Actually, it was kind of funny... he sent me an email with the subject line “You've done this, what can you tell me?“ And the body was a link . That's it. When I first saw the subject line I thought...
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    SharePoint in Educational Settings

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    Jared Evans contacted me via my blog to ask whether there were any white papers about using SharePoint in Universities. I hadn't seen any, but wonderful Adam in SharePoint marketing was kind enough to point me to a whole slew of case studies featuring...
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    15 new InfoPath SP1 Labs posted to MSDN

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    Well, the headline says that there are 15, but when I look, I see 16 ;-) In any case, these look like great labs in the Office Developer Center !
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    Wow, first time in over 5 years!

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    After reading in several blogs about David Allen and his book/process Getting Things Done , I decided to give it a try. The set-up has been significant, and I'm not done by any stretch, but I've finished my inbox, and for the first time since the day...
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    Ducks looking for work?

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    Today on the way back from lunch, I had to do a double take as I walked by the building 4 lobby because there were ducks standing at the door, waiting to get in. “There are ducks at the door,” I said to the receptionist, thinking she must...
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    NPR: They got me!

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    I had to run an errand this afternoon, and as I pulled out of the parking lot, a news story came on NPR talking about a US Post Office announcement about mobile zip codes. Modeled on the rulings that allowed people to take their phone numbers with them...
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    A note for MVPs

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    MSDN will have a booth at the product fair that's happening during MVP Summit registration on Sunday evening -- I'll be there for most of the time, and I hope you'll stop by to say hello if we've already met, or introduce yourself if we haven't. If you...
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    Another example of using SharePoint for blogging

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    Thanks to Adam for the link to Colin Walker's RandomElements , which, in addition to having a very cool name, does a great job of using SharePoint as a blogging engine, as well as explaining how some of it is done. He even has an RSS feed. Have a look...
  • LauraJ's Weblog

    Using SharePoint for Blogging

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    Recently I've had a couple of questions from readers asking about the possibility of using SharePoint for blogging. These questions have been sitting in my “Research as a possible blog topic someday when I have the time” folder, waiting for...
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    The InfoPath team has a blog!

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    KC just pointed out to me that the InfoPath team has a blog . I was embarrassed to find that they've been blogging for a week ( 12 posts already ) and I didn't notice! They are interested in getting feedback on topics you'd like to see them cover in this...
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    SharePoint materials on GotDotNet.com

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    I just noticed that MikeFitz has posted a bunch of slide decks from the EMEA SharePoint Products and Technologies Developer Tour on GotDotNet.com. The Tour is taking place throughout Europe during the month of March 2004. That got me wondering if the...
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    SharePoint List as secondary datasource

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    Jan Tielen s has a great post about using SharePoint Lists as a secondary datasource: The InfoPath Service Pack1 adds some nice features to InfoPath, there a few that I really like. One of them is the ability to use a SharePoint list as a data source...
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    Checking the weather

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    Tomorrow I'm off to Las Vegas for a few days of winning the casino's money (well that's *my* dream anyway), so I decided to check the weather. It's going to be beautiful, of course, but check out these descriptions, they delighted me :) Someone had some...
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