Build innovative Microsoft SharePoint sites
Microsoft Office SharePoint 2007 is designed to help you create and customize Web sites and workflows built with SharePoint Products and Technologies (Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services and Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007).? It provides all the tools that IT professionals and solution creators need to develop SharePoint-based applications and workflow solutions that enhance organizational agility and business process automation.
Steps involved in creating a typical SharePoint site:
Build SharePoint Applications Quickly, Without Writing Server Code
With Office SharePoint Designer 2007, you can design SharePoint workflows and applications without having to use traditional procedural coding languages or techniques.? Instead, SharePoint Designer provides you with easy-to-use tools that you can use to:
Automate Business Processes with Workflow Designer
Office SharePoint Designer 2007 makes it easy to create and modify rules-based workflow applications.? With the Workflow Designer tool in Office SharePoint Designer 2007 you can use drop-down lists and check boxes to identify the events that trigger a workflow.? You can then specify the actions and responses that follow, and even identify the conditions under which other workflow events will occur.
Customize SharePoint Sites to Meet Your Needs
Office SharePoint Designer 2007 provides an intuitive what-you-see-is-what-you-get (WYSIWYG) environment for quickly creating and customizing SharePoint sites and applications.? You can take advantage of the power of ASP.NET as well as industry standard Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML) code and cascading style sheets (CSS) to build SharePoint sites that meet your needs and that meet industry standards for browser compatibility and accessibility.
Manage Your SharePoint Sites with Confidence
Site administrators and information technology (IT) managers can control exactly how information workers interact with the SharePoint site and applications, helping to ensure that they do so in a way that complies with IT policies and procedures.? Using Office SharePoint Designer 2007 contributor settings, an administrator can modify existing SharePoint roles to: