PacktLib: SharePoint Designer Tutorial: Working with SharePoint Websites

SharePoint Designer Tutorial

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewer

Preface

Introduction to SharePoint

What is SharePoint?

Why Choose SharePoint Designer?

What is SharePoint Designer?

Installing SharePoint Designer

Connecting to an Existing SharePoint Site

Further Information

Summary

SharePoint Designer and its Environment

Development Tool Options

Tour of the Environment

Summary

Adding Content and Tables

The Wine Company

Creating a New Site

Organizing Our Files

Publishing Our Site

Viewing Our Page

Authorization

Editing Existing Sites

Summary

Formatting Pages

The Wine Company Website

Creating Our Site

Formatting Our Homepage

Using Layers

Publishing Images

Renaming Our Styles

Cascading Style Sheets

Master Pages

Summary

Collaborating with Other Contributors

Contributor Mode

Server-Based Sites versus Disk-Based Sites

Enabling Contributor Settings

Setting Up Contribution on Our Master Page

The Contributor's Experience

Workflows

Summary

Collecting Data

Data Sources

Creating Our XML Data Source

Creating a Data View

Adding and Deleting Records

InfoPath

Summary

Displaying Data

Formatting the Data View

Conditional Formatting

Formatting Numbers

Filtering Data

Using Formulae

Sorting Data

Paging

Summary

Adding Web Parts

What Are Web Parts?

Web Part Zones

Inserting a Web Part Zone

Inserting a Web Part

Adding Graphs

Summary

Using ASP.NET Controls

ASP.NET Controls

Adding a Simple Control

The Menu Control

The Calendar Control

Validating Our Forms

Creating a Login Feature

Summary

Integrating with Exchange

Introduction to Outlook Web Access Web Parts

Viewing the Outlook Web Access Web Parts

Integrating the My Tasks Web Part

Troubleshooting the Error Messages

Summary

Search Tools

Federated Searching

Search Web Parts

Hard-Coding Results

Other SharePoint Search Solutions

Search Term Vocabulary

Summary

Index