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Register SharePoint list as a BDC application

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 30, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I plan to map a BDC source to maintain a custom multi-valued profile property I've created and am hoping I can setup a SharePoint list as a BDC "application". This list contains the info I need and is already being maintained by selected end users; just need to get it into the profile database. 

I haven't found anything that mentions doing it this way, but tons of info on using BDC data as list columns (not what I'm hoping to do)... This seems like a great way to extend the user profile, and allow non-admin users to maintain a "master list".

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