Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Application Development



In this course for .NET developers, you will gain practical information andcomplete labs that enable you to build solutions on the Microsoft SharePoint2010 platform.


This course will assist in preparation for Exam 70-573: TS: MicrosoftSharePoint 2010, Application Development


  • Professional developers who use Microsoft SharePoint 2010 in ateam-based, medium-to-large development environment
  • Experienced users of Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 SP1 who understand howto use the new features of SharePoint 2010 and Visual Studio 2010


  • Understanding of the problem-solving techniques that apply to softwaredevelopment
  • Approximately 12 months experience with ASP.NET 3.5 with Visual Studio2008 (or later)
  • Approximately 1 month development experience with SharePoint 2007 orSharePoint 2010 and VS2010 (includes beta releases) creating code that interactswith the SharePoint Server-side APIs
  • Experience performing end-user tasks with SharePoint 2007 or SharePoint2010 and an understanding of the purpose and use of:
    • Lists
    • Documents and Libraries
    • Personalizing an SP page/site
    • Using MySites
    • Using SharePoint Designer

Learning Objectives

  • SharePoint 2010 development platform and the benefits and featuresthat it offers to developers
  • Use development tools that are integrated with the SharePoint 2010development platform, such as Visual Studio 2010 and SharePoint Designer 2010
  • Develop Web Parts for SharePoint 2010 solutions
  • Develop code that uses the server-side objects provided by the SharePoint2010 development platform
  • Develop event receivers and manipulate application settings forSharePoint 2010 solutions
  • Develop solutions that access external data by using BusinessConnectivity Services
  • Develop workflows as part of SharePoint 2010 solutions
  • Develop code that uses the client-side objects provided by the SharePoint2010 development platform
  • Develop server ribbon controls and client dialogs for the new userinterface platform of SharePoint 2010
  • Develop Microsoft Silverlight applications that are integrated withSharePoint 2010 data and solutions
  • Develop sandboxed solutions for SharePoint 2010
  • Develop code that uses the taxonomic and user profile services of theSharePoint 2010 development platform
  • Develop code that uses the content management services of the SharePoint2010 development platform

1. Introduction to the SharePoint 2010 Development Platform

  • SharePoint 2010 as a Development Platform
  • SharePoint 2010 Object Hierarchy
  • Working with SharePoint 2010 Objects

2. Using SharePoint 2010 Developer Tools

  • Developing SharePoint Sites by Using SharePoint Designer 2010
  • Developing SharePoint Solutions by Using Visual Studio 2010
  • Packaging and Deploying SharePoint 2010 Solutions

3. Developing SharePoint 2010 Web Parts

  • Developing Standard Web Parts
  • Developing Connected Web Parts
  • Developing Visual Web Parts

4. Working with SharePoint Objects on the Server

  • Working with SharePoint Sites Programmatically
  • Working with SharePoint Lists Programmatically
  • Working with List Data Programmatically

5. Creating Event Receivers and Application Settings

  • Creating Event Receivers
  • Working with Web.Config Programmatically

6. Developing Solutions by Using Business Connectivity Services

  • Business Connectivity Services Overview
  • Developing External Content Types and Lists by Using SharePoint Designer
  • Developing Business Connectivity Services Solutions by Using VisualStudio 2010

7. Developing SharePoint 2010 Workflows

  • Creating Workflows with SharePoint Designer
  • Creating Workflows with Visual Studio 2010

8. Working with Client-Based APIs for SharePoint 2010

  • Overview of the SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model
  • Working with the SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model in .NET Applications

9. Developing Interactive User Interfaces

  • Creating Menu Items and Ribbon Controls
  • Creating Client-Side Dialogs

10. Developing Silverlight Applications for SharePoint

  • Creating Silverlight Applications for SharePoint 2010
  • Deploying and Debugging Silverlight Applications for SharePoint 2010

11. Developing Sandboxed Solutions

  • Sandboxing and User Solutions
  • Restrictions for Sandboxed Solutions

12. Working with SharePoint Server Profiles and Taxonomy APIs

  • User Profiles
  • Taxonomies

13. Developing Content Management Solutions

  • Developing Enterprise Content Management Solutions
  • Developing Web Content Management Solutions