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SharePoint 2013 For Dummies - Ken Withee

SharePoint 2013 For Dummies


Published: 12th April 2013
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The bestselling guide on running SharePoint, now updated to cover all the new features of SharePoint 2013

SharePoint Portal Server is an essential part of the enterprise infrastructure for many businesses. Building on the success of previous versions of SharePoint For Dummies, this new edition covers all the latest features of SharePoint 2013 and provides you with an easy-to-understand resource for making the most of all that this version has to offer. You'll learn how to get a site up and running, branded, and populated with content, workflow, and management. In addition, this new edition includes essential need-to-know information for administrators, techsumers, and page admins who want to leverage the cloud-hosted features online, either as a standalone product or in conjunction with an existing SharePoint infrastructure.

  • Walks you through getting a SharePoint site up and running effectively and efficiently
  • Explains ongoing site management and offers plenty of advice for administrators who want to leverage SharePoint and Office 365 in various ways
  • Shows how to use SharePoint to leverage data centers and collaborate with both internal and external customers, including partners and clients

SharePoint 2013 For Dummies is essential reading if you want to make the most of this technology.

About the Author

Ken Withee is a longtime Microsoft SharePoint consultant. He currently writes for Microsoft's TechNet and MSDN sites and is president of Portal Integrators LLC, a software development and services company. Ken wrote Microsoft Business Intelligence For Dummies and is coauthor of Office 365 For Dummies .


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SharePoint for Dummies 2013

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    Introduction 1

    Part I: Getting Started with SharePoint 2013 7

    Chapter 1: Getting to Know SharePoint 2013 9

    Chapter 2: Introducing SharePoint Online 23

    Chapter 3: Wrangling SharePoint Functionality 31

    Part II: Diving Headfirst into SharePoint 2013 37

    Chapter 4: Getting to Know the Team Site 39

    Chapter 5: Working with Web Pages 51

    Chapter 6: Working with Web Parts 61

    Chapter 7: Getting Familiar with Apps 73

    Chapter 8: Creating a Custom App 89

    Chapter 9: Viewing Data in Your Apps 107

    Part III: Becoming a SharePoint Administrator 125

    Chapter 10: Getting Familiar with Site Settings 127

    Chapter 11: Confi guring Site Navigation 139

    Chapter 12: Understanding SharePoint Features 149

    Chapter 13: Changing the Look and Feel of Your Site 153

    Chapter 14: Securing Your SharePoint Site 167

    Part IV: Getting Social and Going Mobile 185

    Chapter 15: Taking Control of Your Personal Profi le and Content 187

    Chapter 16: Getting Social 199

    Chapter 17: Taking SharePoint Mobile 223

    Part V: Managing Enterprise Content 229

    Chapter 18: Sharing and Approving Content 231

    Chapter 19: Finding What You Need with Search 257

    Chapter 20: Archiving Documents and Records 273

    Chapter 21: Gaining Total Control with Workflow 285

    Part VI: Office 365 and SharePoint Online 303

    Chapter 22: Creating a Public Website in SharePoint Online 305

    Chapter 23: Creating a Client Portal in SharePoint Online 317

    Part VII: The Part of Tens 327

    Chapter 24: Ten Hot SharePoint 2013 Topics

    on the Microsoft TechNet Website 329

    Chapter 25: Ten Ways to Maintain Control with Governance 335

    Chapter 26: Ten Ways to Become a SharePoint Guru 341

    Index 347

    ISBN: 9781118510711
    ISBN-10: 1118510712
    Audience: General
    Format: Paperback
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 384
    Published: 12th April 2013
    Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
    Dimensions (cm): 23.3 x 18.8  x 2.0
    Weight (kg): 0.57
    Edition Number: 1