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Service Deployment in Sharepoint 2010

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 26, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

Dear All,

I have developed web site in SharePoint 2010 and I have used BCS Service. Now I want to deploy my site on production, what steps I need to do for deployment of that BCS Service on production?

Please help me on this ASAP.


Sachin jagtap


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