About this Course

Tech Type Specialist
Duration 1 Day

You are already an experienced user of SharePoint Designer 2007 and want to take advantage of the radically redefined interface and enhanced functionality of SharePoint Designer 2010. In this course you will be given an overview of these new features.

You will use the improved interface of SharePoint Designer 2010 to work with new and enhanced design, data manipulation and workflow features.

Target Audience:

This course is designed for experienced users of SharePoint Designer 2007 who are interested in learning about the enhanced functionality of SharePoint Designer 2010.


SharePoint Designer 2007 knowledge including creating SharePoint content, custom views, adding web parts and data views to pages and creating workflows. To ensure success we recommend the following courses have been taken, or equivalent knowledge gained:

Delegates will learn how to

At the end of this course you will be able to:

  • work with the SharePoint Designer 2010 Fluid User Interface
  • work with Standard and Advanced editing to create and customise XSLT List Views
  • work with the new Workflow Designer interface to understand List, Site and Reusable workflows
  • use Business Connectivity services to create External Content Types
  • create a web solution package and manage SharePoint Designer settings


Module 1 - Redesigned user interface

  • SharePoint Designer's three-part interface Navigation, Summary and Ribbon
  • The File tab
  • Site summary page
  • Gallery pages
  • List & Content Type editors

Module 2 - Views and Forms

  • Standard and Advanced Editing
  • Zoom To Contents
  • The XSLT List View Web Part
  • Creating Data Views and Adding Conditional Formatting
  • Sharing View Styles
  • Custom Actions
  • Integrate InfoPath Forms

Module 3 - Workflows

  • New Workflow interface
  • List Workflows and Publication
  • Reusable Workflows
  • Site Workflows
  • Editing Out of the Box Workflows
  • Impersonation Steps
  • Integrate Workflows Designed in Visio

Module 4 - Business Connectivity Services (BCS) and External Content Types

  • Create External Content Types
  • Create an External List Page
  • Use External Lists in SharePoint Workspace and Outlook
  • Business Data Columns

Module 5 - Custom SharePoint Solutions

  • Create a web solution package

Module 6 - Managing SharePoint Designer

  • Central and Site Collection Administration for SharePoint Designer Settings
  • Disabling SharePoint Designer for specific user roles
  • Disable specific SharePoint Designer actions
Specialist Course

1 Day

Microsoft Office
Delivery Method

Delivery method

Classroom / Attend from Anywhere

Receive classroom training at one of our nationwide training centres, or attend remotely via web access from anywhere.

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Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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