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List DVWP and directly linking to upload attachment

I'm working on a dataview web part in a MOSS 2007 environment which comes from a custom list. In this dataview web part, I'm wanting to link to the Attach Item form so users can attach some ...
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DataView parameter DefaultValue

Please help, what should I set to defaultvalue in DVWP filter parameter if it should be ISO8601 date format of the actual date? It only works now if I manually enter current date like ...
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SharePoint linked datasource

I have created a linked datasource in sharepoint designer by joining two sharepoint lists. Can anyone tell me how can I access this linked datasource programmatically? Regards, Sharmila
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DVWP ASP.NET Filter for all pages

I have created a drop down along with DVWP as described in http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sharepointcustomization/thread/949d4443-58a4-464b-9603-e4c280740650. However I see one ...
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Generating a CSV file

I'm using a DVWP in MOSS 2007 to display some data and using a jQuery library called table2CSV to be able to allow users to export the data on a button click. This is all working fine, the data is ...
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Using custom parameter with a form control as source in Data view Webpart

On a page, I have a dataview webpart to enter a new item in a list. It has just one text-box to enter data in a list field.On submit, the form is redirected to a custom page. I want to grab the text ...
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Search Core Results Webpart and Data View Webpart [closed]

We know that Search core results(SCR-WP) webpart can return a max of 50 results per page. Is there any way to increase this number to 2000 or so ? The reason for point no. 1 is that, I've modified ...
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WSS ListProperty.Title vs ListProperty.Description [closed]

I have an odd thing happening that I can't explain and I wondered if anyone could offer some insight. I have a site with x number of Picture Libraries, and I'm using a DVWP to display a list of all of ...
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Linked Data Source problems

I have some few questions regarding how to make Linked Data Sources work. Is there a way to have the column headers be able to sort by ascending or descending (this is not too important but is ...
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Apostrophe displayed as &#39 in SP Dataviewer

I have a form being displayed in a page and data is getting stored in an SP List. When a user enters an apostrophe in a field, the same list item displays the apostrophe as ''' in the web part. ...
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DVWP xslt - text only from rich text field

Is there a simple built in xslt function or easy way to strip the html tags from a rich text field in a sharpoint list? I only want to return the text the end user put in. The scenerio is im ...
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SQL Data Display and Edit in Sharepoint

I want to load data from SQL Table and edit the same and save in SQL DB. The tables has many records and all the records should be displayed and should be edited a single record at a time and should ...
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Is there a simple override method to change the background of a webpart? SP 2010

Found out how to change the background of one single page (body of that page). This works when I want a single page or two to have a specific background instead of modifying a master page. Is there ...
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What are the new datasheet features in SharePoint 2010?

What are the new features with Datasheet functionality in SharePoint 2010 as compared to 2007? Areas of focus: Ability to control column width, Show/Hide, freeze header row? File operations from ...
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Solutions for Error: “The Datasheet view is attempting to retrieve data from a different domain”?

A couple users of our SP2007 site have received this error while accessing datasheet views. They are able to view/edit lists in 'standard view' without any issues and their PCs are configured with XP ...
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How to Filter DataView WebPart (DVWP) from Query String?

I have a Web part page which has two web part. 1) Visual Web part Containing Drop Down List. Drop Down is filled with data from column of Pages Library. 2) DVWP pulls data from Pages Library. Now ...
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Sharepoint 2007 - DVWP Layout - Header Columns on Left once, Data items on right n times

I have a DVWP of a list with multiple entries. I've inserted it into my site but what I want to achieve is a look like this: Header1 Data1 Data2 Data3 Header2 Data1 Data2 Data3 ...
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Data View Web Part: edit XSL to force a carriage return in a Multi-item field

I am using multi item lookup fields in a list (eg: "Data Subjects"). I then have a web part page with a Data View Web part connected to this list. The data within Lookup fields span the column ...
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When to (and how to) use CQWP, DVWP with sensitive documents

We have a certain need. In a SharePoint site, sensitive documents are collected as attachments to lists that contain business task data. A group needs to see what the disposition of those documents is ...
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What web parts do you recommend or consider essential?

Although we internally manage to get away with the Data View Web Part for most cases, what other web parts have you come across which you may consider essential for MOSS or WSS? Before you answer ...
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DVWP Query with multi user field returns empty field

I have created a recursive query that contains 2 multi user fields. After much thrashing, where I would add the and had my query return no results, I found that the FieldRef needed to include ...
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Is it possible to change Web Part attributes via CSS or XSLT?

I am working on a dynamic SharePoint design using DVWPs. I have a hidden DVWP which controls other webparts based on values in a list. I'm running into a slight snag, though. I need to know if it's ...
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refresh DataViewWebPart in _spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames with javascript

is there a way that is not too complicated too refresh just a dataview web part on a sharepoint site when loading the page in _spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push using javascript? What I've done is ...
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__doPostBack disables my jquery code?

I am really struggling with a SharePoint page I am creating which contains a DataFormWebPart which pulls data and displays it in a table. The table has pagination controls like you would expect. I ...
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Customizing the DataView Webpart paging style

I have configured a dataview webpart that refers the sharepoint list and would like to have a custom paging instead the OOB paging. The paging style should look like the below: Home 1 2 3 4 5 End ...
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How to implement SP list with this?

I found a nice article that talks about image rotating. I want to read the pictures from picture library. how would I do that ? http://www.sohtanaka.com/web-design/automatic-image-slider-w-css-jquery/ ...
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Inserting Lookup columns into Data View Web part displays as XML

I am trying to configure a Data View web part in SP Designer 2010. I am connecting it to a list called Data Returns. Data Returns includes a mixture of Fields, some text, some choice, some lookup. ...
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How do I use a javascript variable in the Filter Criteria for a DVWP?

I am converting some numbers using Javascript and need to filter a list using these conversions. I cannot do the conversions within SharePoint itself, so I had to use Designer and some Javascript. I ...
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sorting and paging on web part

sorting in dataviewwebpart only sorting within display items. Paging is enabled to display 10 items per page. Also, How do I put 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10, (next, previous) for the paging? They give you ...
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DataViewWebPart - Can We access the property bag value from the XSLT of DVWP

DataViewWebPart - Can We access the property bag value from the XSLT of DVWP?
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Problem with LCID and UK dates DVWP

I am trying to apply the UK format to a date in a data view web part using the following method: <xsl:value-of select="ddwrt:FormatDate(string(@EventDate) ,2057 ,3)" /> However, this seems to ...
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Is it possible to pass a parameter from a form web part to a data view web part?

Is it possible to pass a value from a Form Web Part to a Data View Web Part? The value from the Form Web Part needs to be passed to a column field in the Data View Web Part for a calculation. The ...
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SharePoint Dropdown Vaue not updating in to Dataview webpart with SQL backend

I have a data view webpart and its source is a sql server database table(2005). I have the data view setup to be able to edit some of the fields inside the dataview. Instead of providing the user ...
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Deploy a Data View Web Part to any SharePoint site

I followed this url to create webpart that reads list from the top site. How to use SharePoint Designer to display list data from subwebs It worked great. I can even export the custom web parts (wp ...
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Learning Dataview webpart and xsl

I have taken over a Sharepoint 2007 site and been tasked to migrate / recreate much of it to a separate Sharepoint 2010 site. I am still learning many aspects of Sharepoint. The old site has many ...
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Repeating headers in a 2010 DVWP for printing

I have a DVWP with several hundred rows. I have the print view set up correctly. The format looks good. The one requirement I have and cannot find a solution for is to make the column headers ...
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How can I repair my DataView Web Part in 2010

A client's DVWP links aren't working after a move to 2010. A 3 layer grouping exists on the custom page. Year, Month, Dept. Documents exist just fine under this grouping. Once the Dept layer is ...
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XSLT filter for Yes/No Column/Field in SharePoint Custom List for SharePoint Designer DataView WebPart

I'm trying this with no luck: [@ActiveStatus='Yes'] also tried 1, '1', 'True' .. get no rows back.. If I remove the filter I get back all rows. full line in code view looks like this: ...
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Use multi-select lookup field as filters in a data view web part (DVWP)

i have a list and a doc library. the list has a multi-select lookup field to the ID field in the doc library. when a user chooses multiple values in the dispform.aspx list form, i want to display the ...
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Linked Data source wont return any fields

I have created a few data connections and wish to use a dataview web part to display the information. Currently I am able to display any given table on its own. I have a database connection table ...
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Filtering content of list from the value selected in dropdown list

I want to filter the contain of list based on the value selected in drop down list of data view webpart. I am using javascript to get the value which is selected now how I can use the value which is ...
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Format List look-up column as text-only in data-view web part

I have a list that contains a lookup column. Next, I created an empty .aspx page and added a dataview web part. Next, I linked the dataview web part to the previously mentioned list, which gave me ...
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Filter Library with parameter

I am an intern at a company, so I am not completely sure about the structure of the servers etc. However, I have a library that I want to filter by the department that the currently logged on user is ...
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displaying an attachment in a data view webpart

Guys how can I display an image attached to a list item in a data view web part. I cant find any examples of this on the net
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How to disable mouseover effect on Document Library webpart

I'm trying to disable the mouseover effect on a document library webpart (or a generic SPLIstViewWebPart)... I tried by css, by JS but with no success at all... Googling I find no answer... Any ...
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How do I create dynamic infographics in SharePoint?

I'm looking to add a dynamic infographic with the ability to update it using a SharePoint data library or list. Has anyone accomplished this (that is easy or quickly updatable). For example, I want ...
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Hyperlink text to another list xslt

Anyone have ideas how I can link a text in another list. I have a one list(A) which contains items i want to display. I want to link to an article in list (B) Pages library using xslt dataview. Any ...
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How to get current locale so as to display correct data in data-view webpart

I am making data-view which gets data from a list (having different language columns). My problem is I want to get the current user locale in XSLT and then display data from appropriate language ...
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Force on-demand DVWP async refresh

I am writing an application that allows users to enrol in something. One web part displays a view of the event calendar and has a button on each event that the user clicks to enrol in the event. A ...