Bob Mixon

Bob
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Bob Mixon is a managing director, information and software architect, developer, and mentor for ShareSquared.

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Creating and Using a New Content Type in SharePoint 2007

I want to show you how to create and use a content type in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007. I'm going to use a Document Library that provides the ability to select from one of two documents, each having a unique template associated with it.

From the Site Actions menu, select Site Settings. Just above the Site columns link we used for creating our custom Column Type is a link labeled Site content types. Click that link.

Creating and Using a New Column Type

Over the past weeks, I've been talking about column types and content types in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, and why you'd want to use them. This week, I'll show you the actual process for creating a new column type, so let's dive right in.

Creating and Using a New Column Type

Diving Into the Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 API

Author Bob Mixon is the MSD2D SharePoint Community Manager and Managing Director of ShareSquared, Inc.

KPIs in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

Submitted By: Bob Mixon, MSD2D SharePoint Community Manager and Managing Director/ShareSquared, Inc.
Posted On: 3/26/2007

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SharePoint 2007 Content Types

2007 introduces a new feature called Content Types. In general, you have much more granular control over the manner in which information is stored in Document Libraries and Lists. For example, you can have multiple document types associated with a single Document Library, each with an associated document template, workflow process, and metadata. Therefore, you could use the Corporate Blogging

One of the new features found in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 is the blog.  When personal blogging is enabled, each user’s personal My Site contains the ability to support a blog.  I'm often asked, why would we use a blog internally?  My response: "There are many ways a corporate organization can take advantage of blogs”.  Here's an example of one such use.  I was working with a customer whose CTO wanted to have his own place to publish articles anyone in the company could see.  This was a great opportunity f

Custom Web Part Basics

Submitted By: Bob Mixon - MSD2D SharePoint Community Manager and Managing Director of ShareSquared, Inc.

Connecting SharePoint Server Lists and Libraries to Outlook

The new version of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 has a great feature that allows you to connect virtually any list or document library to Microsoft Office Outlook.  Once connected, you can view tasks, calendar entries, and documents from Outlook.  Even better, these items are synchronized so

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