An application page is an ASP.NET Web page that is designed for use in a SharePoint Web site. Application pages are a specialized type of ASP.NET page. The primary difference between an application page and a standard ASP.NET page is that an application page contains content that is merged with a ...

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Deploy application page on a web application not the farm in sharepoint 2010

I'm deploying an application page on sharepoint 2010 but why I can't deploy it only on a web application. I can only deploy it globaly... I tried to change the option in visual studio 2010 but I have ...
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Code Behind in Web Part Page that can interact with controls?

Classic SharePoint quandry, but so far the resources I've looked at haven't helped. On one hand, application pages work perfectly, but having them live in the 14 hive isn't ideal for a number of ...
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TaxonomyWebTaggingControl Not Showing Up on Page

I am attempting to use a Taxonomy Picker Control (TaxonomyWebTaggingControl) on an Application Page based on the term set configured for a User Profile property. In this scenario, I have set the Ask ...
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SharePoint webpart and application page

I need to make an application page or a webpart that have a javascript code and i tried to add the jquery i a new project to upload it to the SharePoint but the code didn't work this is the code that ...
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Create complete site programmatically

I want to create a complete site in Visual Studio (Sandbox solution), so it is easy to deploy (with one press on the button on site collection level) to Office 365 / SharePoint Online. I can create ...
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Use an application page as the default/welcome page [duplicate]

Is it possible to use an application page, residing in the _layouts folder, as the default Welcome page of SharePoint? According to the WelcomePage property, only Site Pages can be used as the ...
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Can I add Media Web Part to Application Page?

I am trying to implement a video library page in Sharepoint. What I have is a Video Library where each of subfolder will represent a playlist. I want to create an Application Page which will have a ...
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How does SharePoint store versions of customised pages?

While a page is uncustomised (previously known as unghosted) it is stored on the file system, however once it is customised (previously known as ghosting) it is copied to the DB. Source 1 and Source 2 ...
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How to create custom EditForm and DisplayForm for custom content type?

I have developed a custom ASPX SharePoint application page using Visual Studio. I would like to use that page as the EditForm and DisplayForm for the custom content type. At the moment, my page is ...
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How to integrate custom .ASPX solution in SharePoint list EditForm

I have developed a custom SharePoint solution which is consisted of one ASPX application page. Now, I would like to integrate that functionality in list item edit form. I have decided to create a ...
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InputFormCustomValidator doesn't work

I have custom application page, and I need some custom client side validation. After spending hours on trying to make asp.net CustomValidator to work, I googled a lil bit and found few posts, that ...
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Securing Application Pages

I have a set of application pages stored in the _layouts virtual directory, that I'd like to secure, in order to prevent unauthorized access to the pages, as well as prevent certain actions from being ...
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custom pickerEntity tied to Sharepoint list

I have an application page that uses sharepoint people picker. I also have another sharepoint page that has what I called allContacts, which is a custom list with unique contacts. I want the people ...
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Logout in Mozilla and chrome not working / ADFS Authentication

I have custom logout page created. I have used an application page for logout. In the application page, I use a javascript and say document.execCommand(ClearAuthenticationCache). This works fine in ...
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Admin vs application page

In SharePoint, there are admin and application pages. What's the difference between an admin and an application page?
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Include an application page in an application page

I want to know if it is possible to include an application page in another application page? Basically, I have an application page working with tabs. I would like to have the content change when a ...
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Getting ECMAScript Client OM Intellisense to work in ASCX/JS

I can't for the life of me get intellisense working for the Client OM. It seems to work on another box I have tried so I'm wondering if I have found some kind of bug/configuration issue. I have tried ...
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Deploy application page to a custom path

I'm fairly new to SharePoint, and I was given the task of creating an application that basically consists of a couple of static pages that consume Java-based web services. Currently, I'm creating ...
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SPLongOperation only starts at operation end

I'm using an AppPage showed up in a ModalDialog and when I click on a button action I try to start a SPLongOperation process, but it only shows the processing panel right before it ends. here is the ...
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How to grant permission to use specific Application Page in SharePoint

I have custom application page, now what I want to do, is to allow users ( or SPGroup ) to view and use application page. How this should be done ? Currently only administrator can view application ...
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Application pages and master pages

We plan to use SharePoint 2010 application pages and wondered about our current setup, which has the default master page (v4.master) with no changes but a heavily customized page layout for the ...
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Building ASP.NET forms in SharePoint 2010

We need to create a couple of dozen forms on SharePoint 2010 and would like to use ASP.NET and Visual Studio 2010 for this task. The forms need to have the same look-and-feel. The current forms are in ...
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Possible to have the default landing page of my Sharepoint Site be an applicaiton page?

So basically when someone goes to: http://mysite.com I would like to show an Application Page that I have created, without the giant URL. Example of the giant URL : ...
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How can I create a new page on Site Settings page, Site collection Administration section?

How can I create a new page on Site Settings page, Site collection Administration section? I already know how to do it on central administration, but how to do it in this section for each site ...
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Delpoying farm solution (Application Page) sharepoint 2010 --Access denied

I am deploying an application page (globally), I have a button on the editform.aspx. When a user clicks on the button, it redirects to the application page in a new window but I am getting an error ...
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Handle the event generated by ddwrt:GenFireServerEvent('__name')

I have a custom DataFormWebPart that renders some content based on an XSLT. Inside the XSLT I have a button that does a postback like so: <input type="button" value="..." name="..." ...
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Include javascript on application pages

I need to do some client-side alterations to some of the application pages, specifically the permission page (User.aspx). I need the javascript file to remove the "Administrate Parent Permissions" ...
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Document library open file in application page

Is it possible to handle the click event of a file in a sharepoint document library so that instead of opening the actual file, it opens an application page? E.g. Open letter.xml goes to letter ...
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Response.end - page does not respond after file download

I have created an application page to download file. I'm using the following code to download the file. After downloading file if I press the download button again it doesn't respond or post back. I ...
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Resources in Application Page

I've created an application page with a dropdown that's using resources, like this: <SharePoint:DVDropDownList ID="ContentTypesDropDown" runat="server"> <asp:ListItem Text="<%$ ...
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How do I make a custom publish botton for a page and make it do the same as the ribbon publish botton?

How do I make a custom publish botton for a page and make it do the same as the ribbon publish botton? We have a request from the customer to make a simple page that should have a custom publish ...
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Custom Application page design

I have created a application page and I want it's design layout to look something like the standard Sharepoint pages like Add site column(fldNew.aspx) page. Could someone tell me how to accomplish ...
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Is it possible to add web parts to an application page?

I was asked to add a list view web part to an application page. I added a web part zone into the page markup. I got a security error when I tried to add it so I added a form digest control (not sure ...
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Wrong URL all the time

I have an application page, added to a site collection. I open the page by the url: http://servername/sitecollection/_layout/sc/page.aspx I have added some links, which should open the SAME Url with ...
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Move an Application Page from WebApplication to Central Administration

I've made an Application Page (derived from LayoutsPageBase) and it's showing in the WebApplication Settings correctly. Now, I need to move it to the Central Administration level. Must I change my ...
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adding files to SitePages

The following code supposed to add copyitem.aspx file to SitePages. I go to the subsite via SP Designer. I can see "Site Objects" on the left navigation. I click on Site Pages and I get "The ...
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Page, Dialog and update panel issue

I have page, where user can choose where he wants to copy library element. Since copying can take longer time, I'd like to give some information that actually something is going on. It is also ...
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Can an Application Page Permissions Be Set from SharePoint Foundation 2010?

Apologies up front... I'm quite new to SharePoint. I'm developing an application page in SharePoint because what I'm doing is a lot of custom development, AJAX/jQuery external database, custom ...
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Deploying an Application Page with code behind to a document library using Visual Studio 2010

I'm developing a new Application Page using Visual Studio 2010 with code behind it. When I deploy the solution, the page gets deployed to the _layouts folder but I would like to have the page for ...
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Custom sign out page, not removing cookies

In my custom login script I'm creating a cookie that can be read by other company web applications. The code for this is: setCookie("Communities", "LoggedIn=true&NSContactId=" + NSContactId, ...
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How to display data from list in applciation page using SPGridview

I have created an application page which display data from the list . I am able to see dropdown and labels server control./ but when i try to bind the list data to the SPgrid view , nothin gets ...
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SP2010 Update Site Title and Description - Security problem

I've created a custom application page to update the Title and Description of a site. The page is generating an access denied and the following error message in the log file: Unknown SPRequest ...
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Is it possible to debug the DLL of a built in _layouts application page?

I'm getting a vague error (as below) on the built-in _layouts/ChangeFieldOrder.aspx page which uses the DLL "Microsoft.SharePoint.ApplicationPages". "Object reference not set to an instance of an ...
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Intellisense for Visual WebParts (ASCX) and Custom Application Pages (ASPX) in VS 2010

How can I enable intellisense for visual webparts (.ascx) & custom application (aspx) pages in VS 2010? It would save me a lot of time! Thanks in advance.
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2010 UI Version 3 site & application master page

I have switched a site back to use UI version 3, so this basically works as a 2007 site would. I would expect that when accessing application pages this would use the application.master in the ...
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Problem with XslTransform

I've tried to migrate an external application into Sharepoint using Application Pages. The external code is included as Class libraries that's installed into GAC when deploying. My application ...
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Application Page 404 - Upgrade from 2007 to 2010

In a 2007 Publishing site developed for a client I deployed some custom pages to URL /CustomPages/Programmes.aspx (rather than application pages going in _Layout). The site custom master page was used ...
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How to run with elevated privileges in application page?

I want to get a list item that the current user does not have access to but I need to get it in code. When I use SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges that does not work. It's because I'm using the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Application Pages. vs. Web Parts

I have done many a search on this issue with mixed results and ensuing ambiguity. The time has come to nail it down for good. If I'm developing the equivalent of a complex ASP.NET application, and I ...
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resx strings in application pages

I want to use strings from my resx-files in my application pages. How can I refer to my resource file? <h2><%$Resources:MyProject,Test_String_Heading%></h2> results in page crash.