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Extending SharePoint Using Event Receivers

This chapter covers techniques to extend SharePoint 2010 functionality using event receivers. It starts with a discussion of common business scenarios for event receivers. It also describes situations where you may want to avoid using event receivers. You will then learn the core architecture of event receivers, their types, and categories. Various approaches to develop, deploy and register event receivers are covered with hands-on exercises. Later parts of chapter covers areas like common issues with event receivers and how to avoid them. Throughout the chapter best practices are highlighted while working with custom event receivers.

This chapter assumes that you are already familiar ...

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