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properties describing the profile such as Location, Organisation, Cell Phone Number and Profile image.
A variation of a content type that stores content outside of SharePoint. External Content Types are part of the configuration for Business Connectivity Services (BCS).
Crawling websites or other locations (like exchange and file shares) to build a search index. Done by the SSP in MOSS/WSS 3.0 and by the Search Service Application in SP2010.
stored in a database known as a term store
Managed properties can have a large number of settings, or attributes. These attributes determine how the contents are shown in search results. The search schema contains the attributes on managed pro…
a process which makes a feature active programatically, using power shell or through a web interface. A feature needs to be active in order to be used.
a server technology included in SharePoint. This shared service enables users to load, calculate, and display Excel workbooks on Microsoft Office SharePoint Server.
a project management server solution made by Microsoft. It uses Microsoft SharePoint as its foundation, and supports interface from either Microsoft Project as a cli…
A usually large collection of data organized especially for rapid search and retrieval (as by a computer).
a core capability of SharePoint Server that enables end-users to search a document or a content in a SharePoint site.
characterized by the amount of useful work accomplished by a computer system compared to the time and resources used.
a personal journal published in a SharePoint environment consisting of posts
Content Search Web Part displays search results in a way that you can easily format. Each Content Search Web Part is associated with a search query and shows the results for that search query. You …
a markup language that defines a set of rules for encoding documents in a format that is both human-readable and machine-readable.
XsltListViewWebPart class in Microsoft SharePoint Foundation derives from the XSL-based DataFormWebPart class. It replaces the ListViewWebPart class as the default view type in list views, although it…
a program statement which is called from an event. The event can be a human striking a key on the keyboard or pushing a button on a web page
a web-based version of the Microsoft Office productivity suite. It includes the web-based versions of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft OneNote. …
Discussion boards provide forums for site participants to discuss important and useful topics with each other.
the selective restriction of access to a resource. The act of accessing may mean consuming, entering, or using. Permission to access a resource is called authorization.
a digital resource for storing information, which is available to a computer program and is usually based on some kind of durable storage.
an ASP.NET Web page that is designed for use in a SharePoint Web site. Application pages are a specialized type of ASP.NET page. The primary difference between an application pa…
an integrated development environment (IDE) from Microsoft.
a cloud based hosting service provided by Microsoft.
A specific function of Search Services that returns only user account information as results.
AAM tells SharePoint how to map web requests to the correct web application and site so that SharePoint can serve the correct content back to you.
an acronym for Portable Document Format.
In computing with graphical user interfaces, a drop-down list is a user interface control GUI element ("widget" or "control"), similar to a list box, which allows the user to choose one value from a l…
the automated or semi-automated input of data sets between different software applications. It involves "translating" from the format used in one application into that used by the ot…
a configurable navigation element in SharePoint.
a website whose users can add, modify, or delete its content via a web browser using a simplified markup language or a rich-text editor.
sets of actions within workflows that define the specific steps the workflow is to execute when it runs.
a special-purpose programming language designed for managing data in relational database management systems (RDBMS).
an open standard format that uses human-readable text to transmit data objects consisting of attribute–value pairs. It is used primarily to transmit data between a serve…
a security process where an unauthorized user tries to access a resource that (s)he doesn't have access to.
A method of the Lists class that adds, deletes, or updates the specified items in a list on the current site.