SAF v2 is released

SAF v2 is now freely available to download from CodePlex @

Major points worth noting in this release :

– Many more Actions to help you automatically configure SharePoint.

– Downloadable examples and documentation explaining how to run every Action.

– Run Actions from an MSBuild project and pass properties.

– Run Actions from a SharePoint Feature and pass properties.

– Run Actions from StsAdm and pass properties.

– Support for Dynamic Properties – allowing you to pass values from one Action to another.

– Support for Placeholders (tokens) allowing runtime replacement from these sources :

  • Web|app.config files,
  • Environment Variables,
  • Registry values,
  • MSBuild Properties
  • Feature Properties.

– Support for Expressions when setting properties on the actions.

– Improvements to logging using .Net tracing statements – easily viewable in DebugViewer

As always we love to hear your feedback, so drop us an email to or leave a comment on our Wiki or on Codeplex.
Happy automating!
The SAF Team