Microsoft SharePoint 2010: Customizing My Site [NOOK Book]

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Customize your implementation of My Site in Microsoft SharePoint 2010—and capture the enthusiasm for social networking in your organization. With this concise, practical guide, SharePoint expert Michael Doyle shows you how to modify key My Site features to meet specific business needs. You’ll learn how to apply best practices, tackle hard-to-solve problems—and create a valuable sense of community for your employees. It’s the ideal quick reference for IT and business ...

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Microsoft SharePoint 2010: Customizing My Site

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Overview

Customize your implementation of My Site in Microsoft SharePoint 2010—and capture the enthusiasm for social networking in your organization. With this concise, practical guide, SharePoint expert Michael Doyle shows you how to modify key My Site features to meet specific business needs. You’ll learn how to apply best practices, tackle hard-to-solve problems—and create a valuable sense of community for your employees. It’s the ideal quick reference for IT and business professionals alike.

Take charge of social networking opportunities with a custom My Site solution!

  • Set up My Site user profiles with Active Directory data
  • Help users share ideas, documents, and personal information
  • Create several My Site hosts to serve distinct audiences
  • Establish unified profiles across multiple SharePoint farms
  • Apply your company's look and feel with themes
  • Determine a user content quota to avoid taxing your database
  • Manage metadata to keep user tags consistent on each site
  • Edit profile properties to personalize the Twitter widget
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780735665606
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Publication date: 10/12/2011
  • Series: Business Skills
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 116
  • Sales rank: 500,132
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Michael Doyle, MCTS, MCSD, MCSE, currently works as the SharePoint Architect for Waggener Edstrom, one of the leading PR companies with offices around the world. Michael has been working almost exclusively with SharePoint for the last seven years. He has been in the software arena professionally for the last 20 years and has worked for companies such as A-dec, FedEx, Intel, NETWARCOM, Deloitte and Touche, HCA, Vanderbilt, and others. Michael has also done consulting, teaching, and professional software development. He is a frequent speaker and presenter at SharePoint conferences. He received his B.E. and M.S. from Vanderbilt University. In his spare time, he likes to kayak and travel. He currently lives in Santa Cruz, CA.

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1: What's New in Microsoft SharePoint 2010 My Sites?
  • Chapter 2: The User Profile Service
  • Chapter 3: Setting Up My Sites
  • Chapter 4: Multiple Farms and My Sites
  • Chapter 5: Customizing My Site Navigation
  • Chapter 6: Modifying the My Site Host
  • Chapter 7: Organizational Charts
  • Chapter 8: Tags and Notes
  • Chapter 9: Site Membership
  • Chapter 10: Colleagues
  • Chapter 11: Profile Properties
  • Chapter 12: People Search
  • Chapter 13: Outlook Integration
  • Chapter 14: Personal Sites
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  • Posted April 16, 2012

    There are no other focused books on this topic, and part of the

    There are no other focused books on this topic, and part of the reason why is because Michael Doyle does such a good job with this book. It covers all of the things you need to know if you are going to customize your MySites implementation. This is a practical guide to getting work done.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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