O'Reilly logo

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Developer's Compendium: The Best of Packt for Extending SharePoint by Carl Jones

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 6. List Definitions and Content Types

Note

List Definitions and Content Types This chapter is taken from Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Development with Visual Studio 2010 Expert Cookbook (Chapter 4) by Balaji Kithiganahalli.

In this chapter, we will cover:

  • Creating a site column
  • Extending an existing content type
  • Creating a custom content type using an object model
  • Associating a document template to a content type
  • Associating a workflow to a content type
  • Creating an external content type
  • Creating a list definition

Introduction

Content type is defined as a reusable collection of metadata, a workflow, and other settings for a category of items which encapsulate data requirements and enable ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required