SharePoint 2016 User's Guide: Learning Microsoft's Business Collaboration Platform, Fifth Edition

  • 8h 21m
  • Tony Smith
  • Apress
  • 2016

Learn how to make the most of SharePoint 2016 and its wide range of capabilities to support your information management, collaboration, and business process management needs. Whether you are using SharePoint as an intranet or business solution platform, you will learn how to use the resources (such as lists, libraries, and sites) and services (such as search, workflow, and social) that make up these environments. In the fifth edition of this bestselling book, author Tony Smith walks you through the components and capabilities that make up a SharePoint 2016 environment. He provides step-by-step instructions for using and managing these elements, as well as recommendations for how to get the best out of them.

What You Will Learn

  • Create and use common SharePoint resources like lists, libraries, sites, pages and web parts
  • Understand when and how workflows and information management policies can be used to automate process
  • Learn how to take advantage of records retention, management, and disposition
  • Make the most of SharePoint search services
  • Take advantage of social capabilities to create social solutions

Who This Book Is For

Whether you have not yet used SharePoint at all, have used previous versions, have just started using the basic features, or have been using it for a long of time, this book provides the skills you need to work efficiently with the capabilities SharePoint 2016 provides.

About the Author

Tony Smith is the Global Tower Lead of Web Technologies at HARMAN International. Tony authored SharePoint 2013 User's Guide: Learning Microsoft's Business Collaboration Platform and coauthored SharePoint 2010 User’s Guide: Learning Microsoft’s Business Collaboration Platform, SharePoint 2007 User's Guide: Learning Microsoft's Collaboration and Productivity Platform, and SharePoint 2003 User's Guide. He has worked with SharePoint technologies since they were originally introduced in 2001 and with SharePoint 2016 since its initial beta release. He also has experience designing and deploying SharePoint solutions in a wide range of organizations across many industries. With a background that includes solution analysis and design, network engineering, and application development, Tony has more than 20 years' experience engineering business solutions.

In this Book

  • Introduction to SharePoint Technologies
  • Understanding Sites
  • Working with Sites
  • Pages, Apps, and Web Parts
  • Managing Lists and Libraries
  • Working with Lists
  • Working with Libraries
  • Working with Site Columns, Content Types, and Term Sets
  • Workflows and Information Management Policies
  • Records Management
  • Search
  • Personalization and Social Features
  • Metrics and Reporting
  • Enterprise Office Services


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