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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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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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Customized Data View Forms with Content Types

I have a list with 2 content types attached. I need to customize the new item form for both content types using SharePoint Designer customizations. The default content type works great and submits the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 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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Data View Web Part column header filtering

On a SharePoint 2007 environment I have a Data View Web Part that merges the contents of 2 document libraries. The "Enable sorting and filtering on column headers" is set to yes. However when I go to ...
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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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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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Do individual items displayed in a Linked Data Source use permissions?

Currently, in my main page, I'm displaying a brief list of documents added to the site recently. Now, not every user is allowed to see the contents of every document library, so I wonder if this rule ...
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AttachmentsField Object Causes Error

I'm trying to display download links for files attached to list items in my DVWP. The below code was working fine until I switched to (by switching I mean, deleting and creating a new web part) ...
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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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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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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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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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Strange issue with DVWP in sharepoint 2007

I have created a DVWP using sharepoint designer 2007, it renders fine. However, it throws "unable to display the webpart, troubleshoot with sharepoint designer" when I check-out and save the page ...
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Data View Web Part in Sharepoint 2010

I'm curious about what happened to Data View Web Part in Sharepoint 2010. Can I or should I use XSLT List View to do what I was doing with DVWP in Sharepoint 2007? I tried to use XSLT List View Web ...
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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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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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Evaluating dates in a DVWP

I'm trying to evaluate 2 dates in my DVWP, @StartDate (date and time field) and ddwrt:Today(). My expression looks like this: <xsl:when> <xsl:choose> <xsl:when ...
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Dataview XSLT issues creating variables

I've got 2 fields in my list defined as numbers, @TotalSeats with a current value of 10 and @FilledSeats with a current value of 0. I'm trying to use some XSL Variables to handle some display logic ...
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send parameter to 2 webparts on the page, preferably with Ajax?

In SharePoint Server 2010, We have a List with items and their details. User profiles have an indexed field that contains items matching the list titles. I want to display a dataview with just the ...
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Removing GUID from linked datasource

I'm deploying a DVWP and I'm looking to remove GUIDs references from the datasource. This is fine for standard single satasources, but I'm having troubles with joined datasources. Here's (a portion ...
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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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Data View Web Part and Custom List Form show Attachments

I have found a few ways to add attachments to a Data View Web Part, but I can only get this to work when the SharePoint:AttachmentsField is not being used anywhere else on the page. Currently my ...
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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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How do I set up a greater than filter by using a Form Web Part?

I have a list that needs filters of greater than and lesser than an entered date. I can connect the form web part to return the same date, but I need it to return the dates greater than or equal to ...
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DataViews and Query String Parameter

I've used a parameter in the query string to filter a dataview. The parameter is declared in "SelectParameters" tag and used in the "selectcommand" parameter as a filter in the query. Now, is there a ...
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Order dataviews on different columns and paging with Sharepoint 2007

Is it possible to order a paged dataview on different columns (using a query string parameter)? Sharepoint 2007.
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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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DVWP lookup dropdowns in edit view?

I'm using the DVWP to view and edit a few SQL Server database tables. Is it possible to use a dropdown control to display values in an edit form? Let's say I'm editing a row in a table called ...
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XsltListViewWebPart - run some javascript after async refresh

I've got an xslstlistviewwebpart, and set in the AJAX options to refresh the webpart every 15 sec. Is there a way to hook up some javascript code after the webpart is refreshed? Larsi
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How to Group DVWP Rows by a Joined Source Field?

I have a joined data source of 2 sharepoint lists and am trying to group by category and setup conditional formatting, yadda yadda yadda, in a DVWP using various fields within these lists. I'm able ...
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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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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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Formating display for a Document/Form library

I created a SharePoint Forms Library. Every entry is saved as an XML file. The form contains around 200 columns in the form library. The requirement is, when a user changes any column value in the ...