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Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and Windows PowerShell 2.0: Expert Cookbook by Yaroslav Pentsarskyy

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Installing features on the site and managing existing site features

In the last recipe, we became familiar with how to create a script to provision your projects' site hierarchy. It's quite common for any site template to use custom or out-of-the-box SharePoint features. Those features give site templates consistent functionality once the instance of the site has been created.

In this recipe, we'll take a look at what's involved in activating site features on sites using PowerShell.

We'll also see how the functionality from this recipe can be incorporated in the script we created in last recipe.

Getting ready

In this recipe, we'll use PowerGUI to add extra functionality to the script we discussed in the Provisioning site hierarchy during solution ...

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