Business Data Connectivity (BDC) model defines the connections, operations, and associations of an external line-of-business (LOB) system.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
72 views

Which stereotyped operations are mandatory in my web service

I'm trying to connect to an external resource using Sharepoint 2010 and connect to a WCF web service. I want to know which stereotyped operations are mandatory for me to create in the web service to ...
1
vote
0answers
537 views

Populating User Profile properties with multiple values via BCS/BDC in SP2010

In SharePoint 2010, I have user profile data synchronized from active directory. Additionally, I've created a BdcModelProject in Visual Studio 2010 and done the necessary work to add some additional ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Crawling a content source of type BDC after updating BDC produces errors - IEntity could not be found using criteria Id=#

Here is the setup SharePoint 2010 BDC application definition Search Content Source of type Line of Business that crawls the BDC Steps taken Import BDC application definition version 1.0.0.0 ...
1
vote
2answers
7k views

Can't Create External Content Type linked to SQL Server

In Sharepoint 2010, I am trying to create an External Content Type, and use a connection to a SQL Server. But, in Sharepoint Designer, when I am in the wizard to create an ECT, I'm having trouble ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

UP sync - External content type picker doesn't show content type

I create simple content type in SPDesigner. After that I gave all privilegies to that content type (in CA->BDCService; for my user account). Also this content type has both necessary (ReadItem and ...
1
vote
1answer
587 views

User profile sync with AD and custom provider

This is kind of sequel for [question]: How to bulk import User Profiles from a legacy system and pre-create MySites. After research I went with next strategy: Part of users in new system will be ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

BDC external type with dropdown data entry

I would like to be able to have a BDC entity setup such that when you create a list from the external content type the new item form automatically comes setup with a lookup field for one of the ...
1
vote
1answer
56 views

Bussiness data catalog

 Is it possible to update data in SQL Server with BDC
0
votes
1answer
736 views

Sharepoint 2010 BDC: Connecting to Oracle an using assembly fails [closed]

I'm trying to make a BDC connection in Sharepoint 2010 to an Oracle Database using an assembly. When unit testing the assembly, it works perfectly, but when using it in the BDC, I get the following ...
2
votes
1answer
984 views

Cannot see External Content Type when debugging BDC Model project

I am trying to create a basic External Content Type in Visual Studio 2010 that returns data from a database. I've created the BDC Model, pressed F5 to deploy, but I cannot see the external content ...
1
vote
4answers
2k views

BDC to BCS Application Definition Upgrade

I'm trying to perform an upgrade of a SharePoint 2007 environment to 2010. Our plan is to move to entirely new hardware and do a content database migration. In such a scenario, it seems that BDC ...
1
vote
1answer
838 views

Exporting Application Model from SP Designer 2010 to Visual Studio 2010 BDC Model Project

I've created an Application Model in SP Designer 2010 and exported it (XML file). I'd like to use the definition in a Business Data Connectivity Project in Visual Studio 2010. Is there a way to ...