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Verify your code with SharePoint Dispose Checker Tool

Posted by namwar on February 2, 2009


Today, a new tool  SharePoint Dispose Checker Tool  has been released at MSDN for checking your code against incorrect processing of IDisposable objects like. SPSite and SPWeb. This tool checks your assembly and identify potential problems of not disposing these objects. 

You can download SharePoint Dispose Checker Tool from here

and here is the great article from Paul Andrew (Microsoft Technical Product Manager for the SharePoint Developer Platform) about best practices and how to use this tool.

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Visual Studio 2008 Extensions for WSS, Version 1.2

Posted by namwar on August 7, 2008


Visual Studio 2008 Extensions for windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 is an excellent toolkit to develop Web Parts, Custom Fields, List Definitions etc.

You can download it from here

You will need following on your PC

  1. Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 (Only Basic Installation)
  2. Visual Studio 2008 (Standard, Professional or Team Edition)

This toolkit provides

Visual Studio 2008 Project Templates

  • Web Part
  • Team Site Definition
  • Blank Site Definition
  • List Definition
  • Empty SharePoint Project

Visual Studio 2008 Item Templates (items that can be added into an existing project)

  • Web Part
  • Custom Field
  • List Definition (with optional Event Receiver)
  • Content Type (with optional Event Receiver)
  • Module
  • List Instance
  • List Event Handler
  • Template

SharePoint Solution Generator

  • This stand-alone program generates a Site Definition project from an existing SharePoint site. The program enables developers to use the browser and Microsoft Office SharePoint Designer to customize the content of their sites before creating code by using Visual Studio.

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