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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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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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Print attachment image in data view web part

I want include the attachment image directly in data view web part. I used the below code snippet, it is displayed image name link, but I need to print image here. <xsl:element ...
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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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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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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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“The server returned a non-specific error” when Grouping in a DataView

I am getting a "The server returned a non-specific error" with a DataView in SPD with SP2010. The DataView is working fine up to that, i.e. I have added and removed cols, Filtered and Sorted and added ...
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Can I Filter a List/Data View using Contains instead of equals in SP2010?

I have a page where I am using a Text Filter to filter a long (15K) list of clients in a Business Data List web part. The filter works fine for All and for an entered name, so long as the full name is ...
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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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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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<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 ...