Installation guide for Sharepoint 2010

This guide explains the installation of a SharePoint Web Part. It uses the example of the FAQ Web Part, but can also be used for any other Starmind SharePoint Webpart. To install the SharePoint Web Part on SharePoint 2010, please follow these steps:

1. Download the latest version from our repository and save it to C:\dev

2. Make sure that the SharePoint 2010 Administration service is running

3. Open the SharePoint 2010 Management Shell

4. Execute the following two commands in the powershell

Add-SPSolution "C:...\FilteredQuestionsWebPart.wsp" -allcontenturls -allowgacdeployment -immediate –allowcaspolicies 
Install-SPSolution -Identity "FilteredQuestionsWebPart.wsp" -AllWebApplications -GACDeployment -CASPolicies -Confirm:$false

5. Open SharePoint 2010 Central Admin

6. Check on /_admin/Solutions.aspx if the solution was deployed

7. Go to site settings

8. Go to Site Collection Features

9. Activate the filtered question web part feature

10. Edit the page where you want to add the web part

11. Insert the web part

12. Return to the Setup Guide and configure the Web Part