Duplicating Features from SharePoint 2010 and adding them to SharePoint Foundation 2010
Posted on 2013-02-05
Can I copy the kpi feature from SP 2010 to Foundation 2010 and deploy it as a new feature? Theoretically, it would seem possible to just copy the right folder(s) from Features, or Solutions or Templates, if needed, and install them on Foundation. Maybe I might have to change the guids, although I don't think I would even need to do that as long as it will never be on the same box as it's originator is. So what would prevent this from working? Seems to me, when you get a more expensive version, that all Microsoft does is to add more features programatically but these are added in the same way anybody adds a feature of their own.