CKSDev for Visual Studio 2012 version 1.2 Released

CKSDev for Visual Studio 2012 version 1.2 Released

The 1.2 version has just been released. It contains loads more features you had available in VS2010. All of the other features will be coming over the coming weeks as personal time allows. As you can imagine it’s no mean feat to port all of the existing features and...
Custom SharePoint Item and Project Template gotchas for VS2012

Custom SharePoint Item and Project Template gotchas for VS2012

This post is a quick brain dump of some of the challenges I’ve been working through updating CKSDev to work with Visual Studio 2012. Item Templates   You can extend the SharePoint Visual Studio tooling in many different ways. One of which is by creating new Item...
CKSDev for Visual Studio 2012 version 1.0 Released

CKSDev for Visual Studio 2012 version 1.0 Released

Since 2009 CKSDev has been available to SharePoint 2010 developers to aid the creation of SharePoint solutions. The project extended the Visual Studio 2010 SharePoint project system with advanced templates and tools. Using these extensions you were able to find...
CKSDev Adding keyboard shortcuts

CKSDev Adding keyboard shortcuts

One of the community submitted feature requests was for keyboard shortcuts for the CKSDev menu items. Tobias Zimmergren raised a good suggestion that rather than use the established WSPBuilder versions it would be preferable to use a new set. This makes perfect sense...
I’m speaking at SharePoint Saturday India

I’m speaking at SharePoint Saturday India

For those of you who missed my session at SharePoint Saturday UK at the NEC earlier this month you’ve got another chance to catch it at the upcoming SPSIndia. Visit http://sharepointsaturday.org/india/default.aspx to register for this free event.   I’ll be...