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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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Dataview Web part and SQL - Way to use trusted connection?

As I'm sure you're already aware one of the biggest weaknesses of the data view web part is that it exposes connection strings for SQL Server connections. Instead of using a web service to pass my ...
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How can I pass a Parameter via Query String to populate a lookup field on a New Item Form/DVWP?

I have two lists: List A: Products List B: Requirements I'd like to have a nice Create Requirement page launched from the Product Listing page. I have a DVWP/Multi-Item View displaying all ...
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Lists.asmx returning 401 Unauthorized

I extended the DataFormWebPart to use a SoapDataSource and get the data from the lists.asmx webservice it works fine as long as i access data from the same webapplication but as soon as i try to get ...
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Changing the order of columns in dataview webpart sharepoint 2010

I have a dataview webpart (of a sharepoint custom list), with 4 columns(I want the 4th column to appear first). How can I change the order of the columns in the dataview webpart?
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SP DVWP subtotal containing 'Yes' XPATH/XSLT question

I have a Data View Web Part with a grouping. Now I have a column that contains either 'Yes' or 'No'. I am able to count the number of 'Yes' and "No' under certain grouping, however, I would like to ...
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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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How to limit a Data View Web Part to 1 Item Per (Most Recent)?

I have a DVWP that I need to set up a complex filter on. It WAS all set - grouped by category field, sorted by item title, then filtered on 2 other fields (year & quarter). Then I was given ...
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Dataview Web Part only works when pulling 110 lines or less of SQL

I recently started playing with the data view web part in SharePoint Designer. I've added a new data source and added a custom query. Unfortunately my queries appear to be limited to returning 110 ...
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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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SharePoint Designer Edit NewForm Link

I created a Data View Web Part based on an existing list in SharePoint Designer 2007, I included the SharePoint List Toolbar so users can create new items. I want to use a custom List Form, in the ...
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XSLT for summing a column in a Data View Web Part

I have this (an attempt to solve the task): <xsl:stylesheet xmlns:x="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:d="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/dsp" version="1.0" ...
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Error importing a data view web part

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am using SharePoint Designer 2007 to import a list to a web page by using ...
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<xsl:import> not working in SP2010

I have been trying for days to understand why, following an upgrade to Sp2010, none of the statements used in my web part definitions are working. The work fine in SP Designer 2010 and render as ...
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Formatting multiselect lookup in XSLT

I'm using this function to render items in a multi-select lookup field so that each one appears on a new line instead of AA;BB;CC;DD etc. This method uses the substring-before and substring-after ...
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Display DVWP Grouping horizontally

Scenario: DVWP that looks at 3 columns in a library CreatedBy Name Status I want to group first on "CreatedBy", then on "Status". But I want the Status groupings to display horizontally, not beneath ...
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Dataview Webpart

I have a page where I am using dataview webpart that has 2 diferent list as datasource ... I am working on the page in Sharepoing Designer 2007 and see that it does work good. But when I try to see it ...
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dataview webpart from two lists [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Dataview Webpart in need help :( pls i have this page where im using dataview webparts that has as source 2 diferent list ... im watinching the page at Sharepoing ...
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SharePoint Designer Menu for Filtering Joined Views

In SharePoint Designer, is there an easy interface for filtering joined views (either parent or child)? Currently I go to code view to type the filters directly in xslt. There must be an easier way!
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dynamic CAML query in DataView web part

I need to generate a dynamic CAML query for DataView web part. My requirement is similar to what is mentioned at: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/1985560/sharepoint-dynamic-caml-query-problem . ...
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Merge two lists into Linked Data Source. LinkTitle not working?

Using SharePoint Designer 2010 I created a Linked Data Source that merges two lists. Then I inserted a Data View and select the linked data source I created. The problem is that I want the Title to be ...
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XPath expression

I'm working on a DVWP where I'm trying to aggregate some data from a list based off some information in another list. I'm struggling to come up with the right XPath expression to do what I want. In ...
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DefaultValue for CAML Variables

I have a question sort of related to this post. The default value of the CAML variable UserID is the CurrentUserName. Can that be set to different properties or is that fixed? For example, could ...
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Dynamically setting Default Value in ParameterBinding through Javascript

To make a long story short (too late), we have a dropdownlist that is populated through a list of items. We want to use this dropdownlist to filter the list in a data view web part. This works ...
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How do I create DVWP showing multiple lists with latest item from each list?

We have a MOSS site which is using a DVWP to pull in from multiple subsites' list items to display as a calculated field KPI set (just as Christophe has suggested on his forum page). This works ...
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count number of rows in DVWP where status = not started and author = author

I have a library with @Author, @status, and @fileleafref (document). I have the following line in the dvt_1 template in my DVWP <xsl:variable name="C_Draft" ...
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Create a template from Data View web part

I have displayed some SQL data in MOSS 2007 with the help of Data View web part. However I wish to create a template sort of from this web part so that going forward I can just go ahead and change the ...
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Need a Web part to display user profile of selected user in SharePoint Foundation 2010

I am searching for a Data View web part which can display user profile of selected user in SharePoint foundation 2010. There will be one web part which will contain list of users and another one ...
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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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How do I resolve the “Unable to display this web part” error?

Our Sharepoint Portal Server 2003 home page has three data view web parts that display different lists. Starting Saturday, all three web parts starting returning this error: Unable to display ...
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How to maintain record selection after record edit

I have 5 dvwps - Country, State, City, Company, Contact. User clicks on Country dvwp which filters State dvwp - selects state which filters City dvwp....down to Company. Company dvwp filters ...
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SPLimitedWebPartManager.SaveChanges trips exception “checked out to another user”

I'm trying to modify some of the XSL in a DataForm web part (thanks to migration from SP2007 -> SP2010), and I'm able to checkout the file (several files, eventually), find the relevant XSL, and ...
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Webpart connection filter with Term Store metadata

I'm editing a list's dispform.aspx by adding a document library and trying to filter this one. I created a web part connection between the item ('Provide Row to') and the document library according a ...
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Custom Data Source Control to use in SharePoint Designer

I want to create a Custom Data Source control which can be used to bind any data bindable control in SharePoint e.g. DVWP etc. No, I am not looking for custom navigation source :) What I have done so ...
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Reimplementing/Extending Data View Web Part Guidance?

My goal is create a Web Part in Sharepoint 2010 displays a grid bound to an External List and adds buttons that generate batch files in the filesystem. I have eliminated the possibility of using ...
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How do I display a SharePoint list from another site?

I need to display a list from the parent site collection root as a Data Form Web Part in a child site in SharePoint 2010. This article seems to be talking about what I need. But I'm not able to ...
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Can the ID from a referenced column be obtained when using the Data View Part?

I have a Data View Part pulling from a list that has a lookup column to another list (title linked by ID) And somewhere in the XSLT, it reads <xsl:value-of select="@ColumnX"/> Now since ...
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How to implement a cascading lookup on a dataview new form connected to an external database

I have a requirement to develop a new entry form for a database that drives a reporting services report. I set up SSO and created a new item dataview webpart with a table on the database as the ...
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How to pass the parameter from dataview dropdown webpart to chart webpart

I have a dataview dropdown webpart and the chart webpart in my page. I have to filter the values of the chart webpart depending on the value selected in the dropdown. I have done this using webpart ...
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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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configuring a webpart manually

does anyone know how to configure this webspart to pull data from my "test" sharepoint list? http://wicklunddataformwp.codeplex.com/ I deployed the webpart mannually but compiling the class file and ...
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How to specify “all” or “don't care” in a DVWP query string parameter value

If I specify multiple parameters for a DVWP, I seem to have to always provide a value in the query string or I get nothing. For example, [url]?filter=waldo&category=book How would I specify ...
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DataViewWebPart XSLT Caching

I have a DataViewWebPart with a complicated and rather expensive linked XSLT (the XSLT itself is stored in the Documents library of the site). Currently, the part takes a long time to render, even ...
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DataForm webpart generated by Collect data from user action

Hello I really need help with this... , I am using Sharepoint 2007. I have the 'collect data from user' action in a workflow - which generates a custom form within the workflow folder. The form uses ...
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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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Can I make calendar items link to data view page?

We currently upgraded from 2007 to 2010 and I'm having problems with the calendar. In 2007 I was able to change that the calendar items would link to a custom data view I created. Here is our 2007 ...
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How To get Email of the Current User in a Data Form WebPart

I have to pass in the email address of the current user to a web service data source (run time) of a DataForm Web Part. My Question is: a) How can I get Email address of a user based on login in ...
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Sharepoint Dataview and Attachments

I'm in a dataview (in Sharepoint Designer). I'm trying to display a link to an attachment of an Item from a custom list. I use that code : <xsl:element ...
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How to develop the data source webpart in VS 2010?

I want to develop the content datasource webpart, which should fetch the data from SPLists and provide it to other requesting webparts. how to build this content datasource web part ? What i need ...
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Dataview, filter to see “All items”

I have two dataviews in a page layout. The first one display all the categories of items, and then second one displays the items based on the selected category. It work find with filters and Query ...