By default SharePoint 2010 allows you to have only one version of a particular WSP deployed in the Farm. While it’s not an issue in many scenarios, as soon as you start working with multiple sites using functionality from those WSPs things will get more challenging. So how should you deal with shared components?
In my previous article I showed you how you can easily activate multiple Sandboxed Solutions at a time using Mavention Batch Sandboxed Solutions Activator. As promised, Mavention Batch Sandboxed Solutions Activator supports now Claims Based Authentication and with that SharePoint Online.
SharePoint 2010 allows you to upload multiple Sandboxed Solutions at a time. Unfortunately, unless you’re using the server object model, you will end up activating the manually one by one. Find out a more convenient way of activating multiple Sandboxed Solutions using the Mavention Batch Sandboxed Solutions Activator.
When working with Publishing Pages it happens once in a while that you apply a broken Page Layout to a Publishing Page and since you cannot navigate to that page to change the layout back the only option seems to either recreate the page with a different layout or fix the layout. There is however another – easier way. Find out how to easily change the layout of a broken Publishing Page using the Mavention Publishing Page Settings solution.
In my previous article I showed you how you can leverage SharePoint 2010 extensibility capabilities to build an Enterprise Solution Store for your organization. In this article I will share with you Mavention Solution Store Builder – a solution that I’ve built that allows you to easily create your own Enterprise Solution Store without any custom development.