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Topic # 59685 9-Apr-2010 12:59
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Hey guys, just a quick question if anyone can help.

I have made a website using Sharepoint Designer, WYSIWYG software.
The time has come to select a web host - Can I use a Linux based web host?

Any help would be awesome
Thanks!

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  Reply # 316612 9-Apr-2010 16:15
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As long as it has just generated plain html/php files, Linux should be fine.

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  Reply # 316614 9-Apr-2010 16:17
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  Reply # 316618 9-Apr-2010 16:23
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If its Sharepoint, then think youll find you need a Sharepoint server to run it - so a Windows only host.




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  Reply # 317423 12-Apr-2010 17:14
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I agree with xpd, if your the page contains ASP.net code and/or makes use of the Sharepoint services API you won't be able to host it in a Linux server.

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  Reply # 317434 12-Apr-2010 17:40
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You guys know it's dirty ol' Frontpage?

The name change, from FrontPage, reflects the emphasis on designing and customizing SharePoint websites, while Microsoft Expression Web is the full-featured successor to FrontPage.


from Wikipedia.

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  Reply # 323348 27-Apr-2010 03:14
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oh man, reading this thread just makes me feel ill at the thought of other people using microsoft exclusively

please don't let yourself get tied down to only one company like this :)

(unless you are into bondage?? I don't judge....)




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