Take the 2-minute tour ×
SharePoint Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for SharePoint enthusiasts. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I am trying to understand the difference between SharePoint Designer 2010 & SharePoint Designer 2013.

Found this blog by Asif Rehmani: Click here for the blog.

He has explained the differences of SP2010 & SP2013 Designer, along with the removal of 'Design View' in SP2013 Designer.

Is that the Design View in SharePoint Designer 2013 never going to come back?

If anybody has the latest update on this please share..

Thanks

share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer

up vote 1 down vote accepted

It isn't coming back, ever. I had a [more recent] link from MS explaining it in more detail than the below one, but I can't find it. SPD will basically be used to create workflows. Any HTML editor can be used to mock up content now. Really stinks because other HTML editors are not Sharepoint aware so it'll be more difficult to create things like data view web parts as easily as they can be created now.

http://blogs.office.com/b/sharepoint/archive/2012/10/10/changes-to-the-design-view-in-sharepoint-designer-2013.aspx

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.