1. When compiling the project, if you run into a conflict with features during deployment in Visual Studio while developing the Web template, consider moving different elements, such as lists, site columns, and so forth to different features. Don’t try to put all the elements of the Web template solution in one feature. 2. In […]
Use these references to move a .wsp file for a site to a different site collection. This process can take a few hours and requires Visual Studio.
Great article http://www.sharepointdiary.com/2011/01/sharepoint-solutions-best-practices.html
External assemblies Should be packaged in own .wsp in some situations. Package Designer > Advanced Tab
The secret sauce is ThemedCSSFolderURL for applying your theme quickly to many subsites on non-publishing sites with a code based solution. SharePoint: Subsite Theme/Composed Looks Inheritance https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/microsoft.sharepoint.spweb.themedcssfolderurl.aspx
The following items can help your Nintex workflows run more reliably and efficiently: 1. Disable Nintex history logging in the workflow settings 2. Create one Nintex database per Web application in SharePoint 3. Run the Nintex purge workflow script every six months or more often, depending on your farm https://community.nintex.com/docs/DOC-1218 4. Use workflow constants. Best […]
Use Business Connectivity Services (BCS) when you want to: 1. Provide a no-code solution 2. Create several Web Parts that would all use the same ADO to connect to the SQL database. 3. Re-use code even if someone renames the SQL server, moves the database, or renames a table or column. 4. Maintain one connection […]
Need to upload an Excel to a SQL Server database on a regular basis? Check out the following article on SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS): http://www.excel-sql-server.com/excel-import-to-sql-server-using-ssis.htm