User controls are custom, reusable controls, and they use the same techniques that are employed by HTML and Web server controls. They offer an easy way to partition and reuse common user interfaces across ASP.NET Web applications.

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Ajax Calendar Extender Position is not working in SharePoint Webpart

I am using Ajax Calendar Extender, but it is not pop up next to textbox, it is appearing int the middle of the page. Here is the code: <asp:TextBox ID="dtEnginerring" runat="server" ...
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SharePoint 2010 Cannot access Properties or Events of my Custom UserControl in my Application Page

I have created a UserControl (Farm) in my SharePoint Project using VS2012 (for SharePoint 2010). I want to embed/host this in an application page. I have added properties and events to the ...
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Cannot save field values from ListFieldIterator to list item

I have the following issue. I created rendering template for list. This template is shown in New\Display\Edit forms. Then i've created two user controls: "mainCard" and "mainCard_Info". First control ...
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Putting User Control in Web Part

I'm pretty new to SharePoint but am trying to get the hang of it. What I have been doing is creating ASP.NET web application pages and then deploying those to the SharePoint site. This works and is ...
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How to make a UserControl Minimal Download Strategy Compliant

I have a feature which specifies a custom user control to be added to the AdditionalPageHead delegate control as such: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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How to reference/write the file path in Elements.xml for UserControl in Sandbox Solution?

I have 1 solution (which is deploying as SandBox Solution). I have added JavaScript files, Images, Application Page & UserControl in one Module under project folder. I have one Element.xml file ...
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adding link to suite bar in sharepoint 2013

I have followed the following liks to add custom links to sharepoint 2013 suite bar. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/findnavish/archive/2013/02/07/sharepoint-2013-customizing-suite-bar.aspx ...
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SP2013: Adding a custom usercontrol to masterpage using Design Manager

I created a custom masterpage using the SP2013 Design Manager. I also created a SharePoint solution in Visual studio 2012 with a custom usercontrol (ascx) and custom webparts. The masterpage works ...
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Add user control or web part to every page in a site

I want to have a feature which causes the following to happen everytime any page in a site loads. I need to have a web part or user control which adds information about the current user to the page. ...
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user control losing new values when saving

I have a user control in a web part that pulls data from a SP list and displays it in standard ASP.Net controls. When I save the data, the old values seem to get saved even if I had changed them. I ...
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sharepoint 2007 webpart question

I created a user control in visual studio I want to deploy to sharepoint 2007. This is my first one and I created the project using the repository pattern and POCO. Does sharepoint support this type ...
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Trying to register user controls on page layout

I have a page layout that I created on my Sharepoint 2010 site. I have created some user controls in Visual Studio that I'd like to use on my page layout. The user controls were created in a Visual ...
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ASP.Net Label control's Text property not updating text under button click event

I have developed a small application in SharePoint. I am using custom application page and load .ascx Control over that page under Page_Load() method. In .ascx Control, I have created a small form ...
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Userfeedback after file was uploaded to library

I need to print out a feedback after a file was uploaded to a DocLib. I tried several things over the event receiver (add statusbar as a control or a clientscript) but everything faild. I´m a bit ...
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How can I access Controls in VisualWebPart1.cs from UserControl.ascx

I make a Webpart and want to use the controls from the VisualWebpart1UserControl.ascx in the VisualWebpart1.cs. Is this possible? I wrote following code in the VisualWebpart1.cs: ...
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Writing to log but not showing up in ULS

I have a SharePoint 2010 solution which deploys some custom controls to the ControlTemplates directory (via mapped folder) and a site scoped feature with a feature receiver class that makes some ...
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Couldn't find any way of displaying a message box in Visual Webpart 2007 (User Control)

I almost tried everything I could to display a nice message box in user control (.ascx) or code behind, but I failed miserably, Can anyone find me a tutorial in context to what I need and will 100% ...
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Webpart properties getting empty after IIS Reset

I created a custom visual user control webpart property for my SharePoint webpart. The property has a textbox which is getting empty after an IIS reset. Can anyone tell me how to solve this issue ...
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Tutorial for displaying a MessageBox in a WebPart [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Couldn’t find any way of displaying a message box in Visual Webpart 2007 (User Control) I have been working on SharePoint 2007 for more then a year but still don't have ...
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How do i add a UserControl to a VisualWebPart (sandboxed)

I have installed Visual Studio power tools so that i can add Visual Web Parts. This all works fine, i can deploy Visual Web Parts etc. I now want to create a UserControl in my solution which i can ...
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Can a user control be added to a Visual Web Part?

Can i add a user control to a Visual Web Part (in visual studio) in sharepoint 2010? I have a user control which has content that i want placed on most of my visual web parts. Has anyone got any ...
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Getting resources in a Visual Webpart

I want to get resources that are kept at directory in my visual webpart "User Control" for SharePoint 2007: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\web server extensions\12\Resources At the ...
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SharePoint 2010 ASCX Edit withou WSP Deploy?

I have deployed an ASP.NET control in a wsp package. I would like to add some custom JavaScript and HTML to the .ascx file. Nothing that would need a recompile and re-deploy. Where is the actual ...
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Correct way to use the people picker and Rich Text

I'd like to have a custom form that lets me add items to a list. There are two fields giving me trouble. One is a "Moderators" field which will use a people picker. The other is a "Body" field, ...
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Cross Browser Rich Text Editor Control

I may be going crazy over here, but I cannot seem to find a Rich Text/HTML control for SharePoint 2010. I have successfully implemented an InputFormTextBox, but this only shows up in IE. I've tried ...
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When placeholder is filled with content from page in master page

My question about the placeholder, basically I have to perfrom a check in my custom user control for some controls, but does controls are loaded from a page in a placeholder. And my user is located ...
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User control in delegate control

My question is regarding a delegate control called TopNavigationDataSource, normally when you create a delegate control you just define there some new properties etc. But what if I want to deploy ...
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Create SP People Picker on the client-side

I would like to know if there is a way to generate a SharePoint 2010 People picker control just with JavaScript. Imagine that I am doing a Windows 8 App, I would like to create that control ...
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why sharepoint doesn't look into sub-folders for control templates by default

I wonder why sharepoint doesn't look into sub-folders of control templates in 12 hive, even tho by default its suppose to. I googled and seen people loading it from custom location in there code but ...
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SharePoint List form buttons and &Source on Cancel and Close

If I don't SharePoint Designer customize List newform, editform and dispforms, can I still use my own button outside of the webpart to submit data from the form. Say I'm using CSS to hide the ...
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Design considerations for uploading documents into MOSS 2007

I am working on a design document for one of my projects in MOSS 2007. There is a requirement to create a custom interface to upload document along with metadata to a document library. I am not sure ...
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Delete a user Completely in SharePoint 2010

Is there a way that when an administrator deletes a user from a SharePoint group the user can be totally deleted? Presently when an admin deletes a user from the group he can still see the user in ...
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Adding multiple controls to AdditionalPageHead

My question is regarding the delegate control AdditionalPageHead, as we know it allows multple controls to be loaded. My questions are: How to add multiple controls? I want that the different ...
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GetLocalizedString in CreateChildeControls returns source string

I have a strange issue ... I want to retrieve resources programmatically from a SharePoint default resource file wss. So in one of my controls im executing the following code: protected override ...
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How to keep PlaceHolderPageTitle without removing them when prompt with 'The page has one or more <asp:Content> controls…'

I have the following error prompted when opening a aspx page in SharePoint Design view The page has one or more <asp:Content> controls that do not correspond with <asp:ContentPlaceHolder> ...
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Registering all templates in folder /_controltempaltes/custom

I have a question regarding the directives in the MasterPage. So if I deploy a custom template to ControlTemplates in SharePoint folder, to use it I will need to write a directive which imports that ...
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Adding/removing items to/from a DropDownChoiceField

I can't seem to manipulate the items displayed in a DropDownChoiceField I have that's tied to a field on the custom content type with big, really frustrating problems. This field is only visible in ...
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Which is Better a UserControl or WebPart?

What are the advantages of user controls over WebParts when dealing with SharePoint? Some I can think of are: familiarity, reusability, and development speed. I am planning to implement them in ...
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How to upgrade user controls on Development Server

I just came across User Controls developed by developers who left company now, I tried looking on google on how to upgrade them on development server but couldn't find any blog or post regarding it. ...
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How to change UI of EntityEditorWithPicker?

I have created a custom EntityEditorWithPicker control. And now I need add TreeView control at the left hand of the PickerDialog, when it is shown. But I can't found how to get an instance of ...
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What is Site Content and structure in Sharepoint Online and what it is used for or how to create a site structure?

1.What is Site Content and structure in Sharepoint Online and what it is used for or how to create a site structure? Please provide me some good links or videos on activating and using it. I searched ...
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Customizing SmallSearchInputBox default text

I am trying to customize the text displayed in the search box of my SharePoint site. The default is "Search this site...". I found a number of articles which explain how to do it (by overriding the ...
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Custom master pages used in multiple SharePoint 2010 sites

My company has just stated using SharePoint 2010 and I have been tasked with adding some custom functionality to the master pages - essntially we just want a global top navigation bar that contains ...
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How to migrate c# application to Web Control to use in SharePoint application

I have created C# application which use Microsoft.SharePoint Namespace. That Application let the user to select the wiki page and available anchors inside that wiki page. Now I migrated that C# ...
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Usercontrol RenderingTemplate and Code behind

Can I use code-behind in RenderingTemplate? It's not possible to just use code-behind like using it in an application page. What am I missing to use my own code inside a RenderingTemplate
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Render web-part insinde control

Is it possible to render a web-part inside of a control? I have a webpart with a certain functionality which I want to re-use on a different page-layout directly. The first idea would be to extract ...
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Beginners question regarding code-behind for aspx pages

I've been studying sharepoint for a matter of days now so please bear with me if I'm missing something really obvious. I've followed a couple of guides that have got me familiar with the process of ...
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Is it possible to write a feature to inject a custom control into a masterpage?

I have 3 site collections that need a specific css file, and to not have to make changes in multiple places our team has opted for a single masterpage. Instead of creating a second masterpage with a ...
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Calling the SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog method

My SharePoint solution has a userControl that Register a js block string getJS(string title, string htmlContent) { return (string.Format(@" ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(function ...
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SPCalendarView control, same events are displayed each month in a VisualWebPart UserControl.ascx.cs file

I am creating a custom SharePoint Calendar to pull from multiple SharePoint Calendar Lists. In the markup I have the following: <SharePoint:SPCalendarView ID="EventsCalendar2" width="100%" ...