New with Views in SharePoint 2010

The XLV is new to SharePoint 2010 and is considered the standard rendering mechanism for SharePoint lists and library data. True to maintaining common use of acronyms when describing technology, Microsoft labeled the XSLT List View Web Part “XLV” when SharePoint 2010 was publically launched at the 2009 SharePoint Conference held in the U.S.

As you read this chapter, you learn about other view technologies also present in SharePoint 2010. For instance, if you’ve worked with the LVWP in earlier versions of SharePoint then that view technology is still used throughout SharePoint 2010 sites, though it serves a lesser purpose in list view presentation.

In addition, SharePoint 2010 includes the option to add custom ...

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