Updated SharePoint 2010 Google Maps Web Part (v1.2)

There’s an updated version of the SharePoint 2010 Google Maps Web Part available for download here: http://sp2010googlemaps.codeplex.com

We’ve fixed a bug with multi-line labels. :o)

Works on-premise, in the Sandbox and in Office 365.

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SharePoint 2010 Google Maps Web Part now Free!

In a fit of community spiritness, I’ve decided to share my Google Maps Web Part, complete with source on CodePlex.

Example of joelblogs.co.uk Google Map Web Part

If you want a Sandbox Solution or a Farm Solution with a simple way of placing a Google Map onto a Web Part page, this is for you.

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SharePoint 2010 Solution Sandbox – Developer How-To

It’s been my pleasure over the last few weeks to teach SharePoint 2010 to an audience of developers for Microsoft during their Ignite event in Dublin.

One of my favourite features of the news development platform has got to be Sandbox Solutions and the User Code Service. This allows developers to write code, packaged up as a SharePoint .WSP solution, and deploy it at the site collection level in a security sandbox. This feature is aimed at hosted and multi-tenant SharePoint customers, and also the incredibly security conscious.

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