Web parts that interact with each other, usually passing variables or other data for consumption.

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Why is the ConnectionInterface object in my custom consumer web part null?

I connected two web parts using a Provider web part, an IConnectionInterface and a Consumer web part. After adding both web parts to my site, the consumer webpart is unable to receive the parameter: ...
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Can't connect to the SharePoint site:

I started VS with admin rights, I'm currently in trouble setting up a SharePoint 2010 project. Today, I installed VS2010 on our new SP 2010 server. But now I'm failing to create a SharePoint project ...
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Web Part with more than one connection

Can I have a web part use more than one connection? I have three web parts: Web Part A, Web Part B, & Web Part C. Web Part C has three columns, A, B & C. I want Web Part A to filter Web ...
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Web Part connection not pre-selecting lookup value

I have 2 lists: Users Notes Notes has a lookup field that links it to Users (ContactName) I have added a Notes WebPart to User's Edit Item screen. Now when you edit a user, it shows a list ...
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Can a excel matrix be in SharePoint list?

I have an excel file with bunch of numbers and yes/no in a row and at the end of the row the name of the product. I like have this in a form or list in sharepoint where user will pick this items, then ...
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Connectable web parts - consuming from OOTB list view web part

I'm trying to create a custom web part that consumes from an OOTB list view web part's "Send Row of Data To" producer. The list has a lookup field to another list, and I need that value (the ...
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Example of using SPWebPartConnection

Does anyone know of an example that demonstrate how to use the SPWebPartConnection to connect two web parts on a standard page? All I'm trying to do is have two different web parts exchange a single ...
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SharePoint 2010: Problems with a connection provider web part which uses an UpdatePanel

I might be going about this in totally the wrong way but this is what I'm doing: I have 2 custom web parts: a company calendar and an appointment list. Both are visual webparts and both contain an ...
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Can't connect to sharepoint site from any other client, only from server [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can't access sharepoint site from local workstation. Sharepoint site is up and running on machine name. So address is http://machineName:8888/ Works from server ...
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Which approach to use for connectable web parts?

I just finished this tutorial, pretty simple. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff597538.aspx But I also found this other one talking about the same topic ...
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How can I connect a custom user info web part to an image web part?

I have 2 web parts: SP2010 default image slideshow Custom userinfo from profile db I have user name (domain\username) in webpart 1 which I want to pass to webpart 2 to get user info at the same ...
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Is there a way to -not- refresh the page when we click on a link in SharePoint Web part?

A few days ago I submitted this question to stackoverflow: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/3161708/sharepoints-new-folder-doesnt-ask-for-a-required-field I essentially have Web Part Connections ...
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Dynamic WebPart connections

I'm prototyping the best way to dynamically connect web parts at runtime. Essentailly, the application will allow for several disparate application groups to create web parts that will be consumed ...
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Connecting V2 and V3 web parts results in a null reference at the consumer

I'm trying to interact with a bunch of third-party web parts written using the V2 Connections API. The interface I'm implementing is IWebPartRow (V3), and as I understand it, SharePoint 2007 has ...
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Is there a comprehensive list of all of the out of the box web parts that are connectable?

There is very little information available on connecting web parts on a web part page. This seems to be too advanced a topic for most of the end user resources. On the other hand, it's not a developer ...
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Disabled “Filtered Parameter” drop-down in custom web part with connections

I'm writing a web part that needs to use connections for processing values relating to a business object called a "Program Entity". It is supposed to take in an ID provided by a connected web part, ...
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How do you connect a Calendar List to a Project Tasks list using Web Part Connections?

I created a Calendar List and a Project Tasks list. Then I added a lookup from the Tasks list to the Calendar list. However, when I try to connect the two with the related field visible on both list ...