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Is it possible to use SP Designer once your site is in VS2010?

Posted By:      Posted Date: May 22, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#
 

According to the Microsoft articles I've read, there's a way to swap between VS2010 and SP Designer to write code and create lists.

I have not found this to be the case as once I export the site, and I import it into VS, I can no longer use the SP Designer.

 

Any ideas?

Our goal is to not have to code the entire site in VS2010, but we need to update the production box.  I've read some articles on having more then 1 developer on the project and thought if I could reproduce that, then it would be the same but I haven't found a way to get the site's new objects I create back into the site.

 

 




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