New answers tagged feature-activation
I suppose you are referring to deploying solutions as wsp files, yes you can deploy those on SharePoint irrespective of its deployment as standalone or farm.
Absolutely, you can deploy custom webparts on SharePoint installed on a Standalone server as well as on a Farm server. In fact, many development environments are built on Standalone server. There's been a discussion on Using a development farm or standalone? so you can look at it for more opinions. One thing you should note, if you need User Profile ...
Feature activation from UI uses the current user context. You can use elevated code if you want normal users to gain more privileges.
Top 50 recent answers are included