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What is a template in SharePoint?

Posted By :Isha     Posted Date :July 26, 2009    Points :10   Category :SharePoint 
A template is a pre-defined set of functions or settings that can be used over time. There are many templates within SharePoint software itself, Site Templates, Document Templates, Document Library and List Templates.
You can download More SharePoint templates from Microsoft site and the link is


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Template ID for SharePoint Custom list,Docoument lib survry?

Sr.no Temple name Temple ID
1 Custom List 100
2 Document Library 101
3 Survey 102
4 Links Link 103
5 Announcements 104
6 Contacts 105
7 Events 106
8 Task List 107
9 Discussion Board 108
10 Picture Library 109

What are the view formats for SharePoint Custom List template

we create a Custom List in SharePoint site, we need to map the list to View. By default when we create List, it will be mapped to "All Items" standard view. But we can change the view for the list.

below are the available view types
Standard View - View data on a Web page. You can choose from a list of display styles.
Calendar View - View data as a daily, weekly, or monthly calendar.
Datasheet View - View data in an editable spreadsheet format that is convenient for bulk editing and quick customization.
Gantt View - View list items in a Gantt chart to see a graphical representation of how a team's tasks relate over time.
Custom View in SharePoint Designer - Start SharePoint Designer to create a new view for this list with capabilities such as conditional formatting. (More...)

Differentiate between a template class and class template.

Template class:
A generic definition or a parameterized class not instantiated until the client provides the needed information. It's jargon for plain templates.

Class template:
A class template specifies how individual classes can be constructed much like the way a class specifies how individual objects can be constructed. It's jargon for plain classes. (More...)

What is Sharepoint?

Sharepoint is a Portal Collaboration Software provided by Microsoft , That can be configured to run Intranet, Extranet and Internet sites (More...)

What is the difference between SharePoint Portal Server and Windows SharePoint Services?

SharePoint Portal Server is the global portal offering features like global navigation and searching.Windows SharePoint Services is more content management based with document libraries and lists. You apply information to certain areas within your portal from windows share point Services or directly to portal areas. (More...)

What is a document library in SharePoint?

A document library in SharePoint is where you upload your main or core documents. Document Library is consist of a row and column view with links to the documents, When the document is updated and so is the link is created on your site. You can also track metadata of your documents. Meta data in SharePoint is consisting of document properties. (More...)

What is a meeting workspace in SharePoint?

A meeting workspace in SharePoint is a place to store information, attendees, and tasks related to a specific meeting. (More...)

What is a document workspace in SharePoint?

Document workspaces in SharePoint consist of information surrounding a single or multiple documents. (More...)

What is the difference between a document library and a form library in SharePoint?

Document libraries in SharePoint consist of your main/core documents. For example a word document, excel, PowerPoint, Visio, pdf, csv, notepad etc. Form libraries consist of XML forms. (More...)

What is a web part zone in SharePoint?

Web part zones in SharePont are what your web parts reside in and help categorize your web parts when designing a page. (More...)

How is security managed in SharePoint?

Security can in SharePoint be handled at the machine, domain, or SharePoint level. (More...)

How are web parts developed in SharePoint?

Web parts are developed in Visual Studio .Net. VS.Net offers many web part for SharePoint and page templates and can also be downloaded from the Microsoft Site and the link is.

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/windowsserver/sharepoint/bb407286.aspx (More...)

What is a site definition in SharePoint?

A site definition is a methods in SharePoint for providing pre packaged site and list content. (More...)

how do you install web parts In SharePoint?

to install web parts In SharePoint Web Parts should be distributed as a .CAB (cabinet) file using the MSI Installer. (More...)

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