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Microsoft Sharepoint 2013 Bootcamp

4 Days

I. Understanding SharePoint 2013

  1. What is SharePoint?
  2. Changes from Previous Versions
  3. New Features in 2013
  4. Installing SharePoint 2013
    • Hardware Requirements
    • Software Requirements
    • Architectural Changes from 2010
    • Best Practices
  5. Upgrading to SharePoint 2013
    • Upgrade Requirements
    • The Upgrade Procedure

II. Understanding SharePoint Governance

  1. What is Governance
  2. Creating a Governance Road Map
    • Define your Vision and Objectives
    • Identify your Technical Requirements
    • Identify your Business Requirements
    • Identify Risks and Concerns
    • Understanding you Audience
  3. Governance Best Practices
  4. Planning your Deployment

III. Administration of SharePoint

  1. The Central Administration Tool
    • Capabilities
    • Limitations
  2. Initial SharePoint Configuration
  3. Service Configuration
  4. Backup and Recovery

IV. Understanding SharePoint Hierarchies

  1. The Four Content Levels
    • Site Collections
    • Sites
    • Lists and Libraries
    • Folders
  2. Managing Content
    • Site Collections
    • Sites
  3. Creating Site Collections
  4. Creating SharePoint Sites
  5. Working with Site Settings
  6. Security and Permissions
    • Understanding SharePoint Security
    • Inherited and Unique Permissions
    • Customizing User Roles

Hands-On Lab:

  • Creating SharePoint Sites
  • Working with Site Settings

V. Collaboration and Socialization with SharePoint 2013

  1. User Profiles
    • Synchronizing with Active Directory
    • User Profile Synchronization
    • Modifying Profile Attributes
    • Creating User Profiles
  2. My Sites
    • Understanding My Sites
    • Customizing My Sites
  3. Searching for Coworkers
  4. SharePoint's Collaborative Features
    • Blogging
    • Micro-Blogging
    • Status Updates
    • Document Sharing and Collaboration

Hands-On Lab:

  • Exploring You're My Site and Profile
  • Collaborating and Socializing with SharePoint

VI. SharePoint Communities

  1. What are Communities?
  2. Creating Communities
  3. Community Membership

Hands-On Lab:

  • Exploring the Community Portal
  • Building a Community
  • Adding Community Members
  • Managing SharePoint Communities

VII. Working with SharePoint Lists

  1. What are SharePoint Lists?
    • Columns
    • Items
    • Views
  2. Out-of-the-Box Lists
    • Creating Lists
    • Working with Lists
  3. Custom Lists
    • Importing Lists from Excel
    • Creating Custom Lists from Scratch
  4. Extending List Functionality
    • List Settings
    • Creating Columns
    • Creating Views

Hands-On Lab:

  • Creating SharePoint Lists
  • Working with Lists
  • Extending List Functionality

VIII. Working with SharePoint Libraries

  1. What are Libraries?
  2. Understanding the Out-of-the-Box Templates
    • Document Libraries
    • Form Libraries
    • Picture Libraries
    • Slide Libraries
    • Report Libraries
  3. Working with Libraries
    • Uploading Documents to Libraries
    • Working with Library Documents
    • Check-In/Check-Out
    • Version Control
  4. Customizing Document Libraries
    • Customizing Metadata
    • Creating Custom Views

Hands-On Lab:

  • Creating SharePoint Libraries
  • Working with Libraries
  • Extending Library Functionality

IX. Site Tools and Content Customization

  1. Content Types
    • What are Content Types?
    • Examining Default Content Types
    • Creating Content Types (List Content Types vs. Library Content Types)
    • Content Type Settings
  2. Managed Metadata
    • What is Managed Metadata?
    • Creating Managed Metadata
    • Utilizing Managed Metadata
  3. Document Sets
    • What are Document Sets?
    • Advantages of Document Sets
    • Creating Document Sets

Hands-On Lab:

  • Creating Content Types
  • Modifying Content Types
  • Using Content Types
  • Updating the Managed Metadata Term Store
  • Using Managed Metadata
  • Creating and Using Document Sets

X. Understanding the New SharePoint Designer

  1. What is SharePoint Designer?
  2. Using SharePoint Designer
    • Modifying Site Settings
    • SharePoint Customizations
  3. Working with Data Views

Hands-On Lab:

  • Working with SharePoint Designer
  • SharePoint Customizations
  • Working with Data Views

XI. SharePoint Web Parts

  1. What is a Web Part?
  2. Working with Web Parts
    • Adding and Removing Web Parts
    • Customizing Web Parts
  3. Editing Pages in SharePoint
  4. Web Parts and SharePoint Designer
  5. Data View Web Parts
    • What are Data View Web Parts?
    • Using Alternative Data Sources

Hands-On Lab:

  • Creating SharePoint Pages
  • Editing SharePoint Pages
  • Using and Modifying Web Parts

XII. InfoPath Form Services

  1. What is InfoPath?
  2. Working with InfoPath
  3. Designing Forms with InfoPath 2013
    • Understanding Form Design Elements
    • Understanding Form Controls
  4. Publishing InfoPath forms to SharePoint
    • SharePoint Lists
    • SharePoint Libraries
  5. Submitting InfoPath Form Results
  6. Implementing Workflows to Process InfoPath Forms

Hands-On Lab:

  • Designing InfoPath Forms
  • Publishing Forms to SharePoint
  • Using InfoPath Forms in SharePoint

XIII. SharePoint Workflows

  1. What are Workflows?
    • Why Use Workflows?
    • Determining the Need for Custom Workflows
  2. Changes in the Workflow System
  3. SharePoint Workflow Templates
    • Collecting Feedback and Digital Signatures
    • Approval Workflows
  4. Creating Custom Workflows with SharePoint Designer
    • Workflow Initiation and Variables
    • Understanding Conditions
    • Workflow Actions
  5. Reusable Workflows

Hands-On Lab:

  • Working with SharePoint's Built-In Workflows
  • Creating Custom Workflows

XIV. Working with Business Intelligence

  1. What is Business Intelligence?
  2. Business Intelligence Considerations
    • Understanding SharePoint's Capabilities
    • Business Intelligence Benefits
    • Challenges and Limitations
  3. Excel Services
    • Excel Services Capabilities
    • Report Libraries
    • The Excel Web Access Web Part
  4. Key Performance Indicators
    • KPI Lists
    • KPI Web Parts
  5. Charting with SharePoint
    • The SharePoint Chart Web Part
    • Connecting Charts to Data
    • Changing Appearance Properties
  6. Introduction to Visio Services
    • Visio Services Overview
    • Publishing Visio Documents
  7. Introduction to Access Services
    • Access Web Services Overview
    • Working with Access Databases
    • Using SharePoint's Built-in Databases
  8. Business Connectivity Services

Hands-On Lab:

  • Using Excel Services
  • Creating and Using Status Indicators
  • Using the SharePoint Charting Web Part

XV. Business Connectivity Services

  1. What are Business Connectivity Services?
    • Why Use BCS?
    • Example Uses for BCS
  2. Understanding the Elements of BCS
  3. Working with BCS Data

Hands-On Lab:

  • Working with BCS to Display information from External Applications
  • Linking SharePoint Data to BCS

XVI. Customizing SharePoint

  1. Site Definitions and Templates
    • What is a Template?
    • What is a Definition?
  2. Understanding the Included Templates
  3. Customizing Site Templates
  4. Customizing List and Library Templates
  5. SharePoint Themes
    • Changing SharePoint's Theme
    • Creating Customized Themes
  6. Master Pages
    • What are Master Pages?
    • Resetting a Site to its original Master Page
    • Editing Master Pages
  7. Page Layouts
    • Working with page layouts
    • Editing a page layout
  8. Navigation
    • Quick Launch Bar
    • Top Link Bar
    • Customizing Navigation

Hands-On Lab:

  • Creating and Applying SharePoint Themes
  • Customizing a Master Page
  • Creating and Modifying SharePoint Templates

**Course Outline subject to change. **

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Sandy Springs, Georgia 30092
USA

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