Building the Solution

Now it’s time to start building the solution. The first step is to create the site or site collection that will contain the contacts lists and pages. Once the site is created, the lists, pages, and forms will be created and customized using the web interface and SharePoint Designer.

Build the Contacts Site

The contacts site will be created as a subsite of another site. A site administrator with access to create subsites can use the following information to build the site:

Field

Value

Template Selection

Team Site

Title

Contact Management

Description

Contact information for customers, vendors, and partners

URL

.../Contacts

Permissions

Use unique permissions

Navigation—Quick Launch

No

Navigation—Top Link Bar

Yes

Navigation Inheritance

Yes

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