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Web parts are ASP.NET controls that can be added to web part zones. They are generally distributed as WSP files. Pre-2013, they could be developed off the hosting server. With 2013, WebParts for the most part have to be developed the hosting server for propery library inclusion.

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Jquery + Instant Search / Filter of a list

I've seen a clip on bentedder.com where this developer got instant search (filter) to work within a webpart list view. I find this may be very useful for general 911/411 annoucements and archive if i ...
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using a byte array to display a image in a sharepoint webpart

I have a webpart which shows document data from a webservice. I can use the same webservice to get a byte[] which contains data for a thumbnail image of the document. the image should be shown in a ...
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error when start new project in visual studio 2010

I am a new administrator to a SharePoint farm and I want to start developing *web-part*s for our sites. In our company we have installed SharePoint 2010 on Windows Server 2008 R2. And we have ...
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How to add dynamically dropdown for each item I get from a list?

I am working on a custom editor part (WebParts.EditorPart) where I am reading a list, this list provides me with the links to different websites which are attached to a checkbox, so the user can ...
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How to open a form in a modal dialog popup using C#

I have virtually no experience with web development but now I need to create a web part for SharePoint 2010 and I am stuck. The web part is supposed to find all content types derived from folder ...
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Why not use Sharepoint 2013 as just a backend for REST / CSOM clients?

This might sound a bit extreme, but now that REST / CSOM API's are more fully featured, why not just write web apps in whatever framework you're comfortable with and utilize the REST / CSOM API's ...
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SharePoint Chart WebParts: Is there a way to add a timestamp?

I've been working with the chart webparts, and was wondering if there is a way to add a timestamp to them. Thanks so much.
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sharepoint 2010 webpart obfuscation

i am trying to obfuscate my custom web part. first i created my web part using visual studio 2010. i build the web part it build the web part as .dll in bin folder. i obfuscated the .dll with ...
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Edit “new discussion” text in discussions list

Hi in sharepoint 2013 community site home page you can see a webpart named "discussions list". In that webpart I wanted to edit "new discussion" text. Webpart properties also has no option to edit ...
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Feature deactivation and webpart not being removed

I have a question regarding a feature and the webparts. Basically recently i noticed that when i deploy a webpart with my solution and it is bound to a feature on site collection scope, when it is ...
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Displaying Custom Webpart in every view of a List?

i have a List called "Persons" in a SharePoint 365 (aka Online). This List contains 4 or 5 Views (The administrator can add more view depend on the actual situation). On the default list, I have a ...
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Limitations of OOTB Picture Library Slideshow WebPart on Team page

I apologize for the newbie question, but I am very frustrated trying to use the Picture Library Slideshow WebPart. The photos are downsized without any apparent reason, despite the care with which I ...
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SharePoint 2010 One of two web front ends have broken Audience on web parts

I have encountered a problem with Audiencing in our SharePoint 2010 farm. Hopefully someone out here has encountered this before. We have 2 web front ends (web1 and web2) 1 app server (app1) and a ...
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Sharepoint 2007: Embbed a webpart into default.master

I have to add a custom webpart to master page programmatically. I tried to go common way using: web.GetLimitedWebPartManager("/_catalog/masterpages/default.master", PersonalizationScope.Shared) ...
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save and insert custom form as webpart

I have a list, lets call it Potatoes. This list normally offers me NewPotato.aspx, EditPotato.aspx and ViewPotato.aspx. I needed a custom edit form, so I made SubscribePotato.aspx. How can I save ...
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Duplicate response

I got a hyperlink column in my list. Then i got a search to the list and when it shows the answer in a textbox i get duplicate. Lets say, i'm saving http://www.google.se to the list, but when i get ...
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Web part disappears when editing page

I have a custom tab on the MySites profile page, which displays two web parts. they only display however when I'm editing the page - when I click "Stop Editing" they disappear. It is not a javascript ...
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How to design a webpart when using CreateChildControls

When i use Controls they just appear in that order they are added, which can be a little bit difficult because sometimes there can be a lot of code between each Controls added. I like visual ...
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Limiting the TaxonomyWebTaggingControl possible selections

Assuming I have a term set with all the countries. The first level is the continents The second level is the countries. No I am building a web part with a dropdown of the continents and a ...
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Sharepoint Webaprt

How to call sharepoint webpart usercontrol method in AJAX $.ajax({ type: "POST", url: "FundUserRegister2.asmx\validateEmail", data: "{'strMailID': '" ...
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how to hide webpart in Home.aspx based on some condition

I work in a financial company where we have Resident Engineers and they have account in Active Directory but they dont have official email addresses. My portal acrhitecture is like everyonce can ...
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Use a webpart throughtout the site

Is it possible to use a webpart, f.x. a list of news on all sites, f.x. in a right column? The webpart will only be created once and then "copied" to all other sub-/sites.?
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SharePoint 2010 Connectable webparts

I wanted to create a custom webpart with acts as both consumer and provider. So I want my custom webpart to act as a bridge between two OOB sharepoint webparts. WP1 -> WP2 -> WP3 I want to get the ...
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Why are web part connections in a template breaking?

We have a SharePoint site that we created based on a blank site template. We add lists, pages, webparts (including some connected web parts) and then save this site as a template (.wsp file). We ...
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Sharepoint webpart Jquery

I am trying display confirm dialog box after submit and do the rest of the process i am using following code but i click confirm nothing is happening. button : <asp:linkbutton id="btnSubmit" ...
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How can I send data to a modal popup without using a jquery string?

as a bit of background I am new to Sharepoint development, as well as web programming in general. I've done asp.net programming in the past, but not much javascrip/ajax/jquery. From the (tons...) of ...
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Web Part Properties in different pages

Soo, I created an webpart, and I've added a custom property. The webpart works fine. Now I want to add this webpart in another page also, but with a different property value. The problem is that if ...
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shrarepoint webpart adding a method in ascx

I need to add a method in ascx which has some parameters and one of parameter is ResolveUrl(Eval("PageAbsoluteURL").ToString()) when i am trying its throwing me error i am attaching the code here ...
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Downloading Via SharePoint 2010

I am creating a Sharepoint2010 webpart page which downloads documents from a webservice (So the documents do not get saved in Sharepoint2010). I have a windows application which does exactly the ...
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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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Generic customization of Publication Tasks web part

I have a Site Collection of type Enterprise Wiki with multiple subsites - each of which is created by custom code. I have a customized EnterpriseWiki.aspx that contains the UserTasksWebPart - so users ...
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right sided webparts in a div

Is it possible to place the rightsided webparts inside a div with id right? Like this (pipe is a div column): | left nav | left webpart | right webpart | I want to have a div floating to place ...
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XML Viewer Web Part: XML feed requires username and password. How to pass credentials?

I am getting the following error message: "Cannot retrieve the URL specified in the XML Link property. For more assistance, contact your site administrator." I have an xml feed that prompts a ...
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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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How to add on event a PeoplePicker Programmatically to a WebPart

I want to add a people picker to my webpart according to an event. To make it simple I want to add it when I click a button. The code would be very simple, like this: protected void ...
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visual basic in sharepoint 2010

I am new to SharePoint. My head in the office told me that if you want to learn SharePoint, you have to learn ASP.Net first because we need to add webparts to the portal. I installed visual ...
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online product catalog

I am looking at building a online product catalog with SharePoint 2010. I have poked around but I cannot seem to find any information, at least with SP2010. Any pointers on where to start? Many ...
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XML Viewer Web part: filter/setting/javascript/jquery to dynamically point to xml file

perhaps this is a silly question, but is there a way to use a filter, or some script, or a setting or something like that, in SP2010 to allow a user to select various xml documents from a library and ...
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Use one filter for multiple sharepoint lists

Can I define one list filter, and connect it to two lists on one web part page? I have two seperate lists on a page, both containing the 'author' column. Now, I want to add a filter to de page, so you ...
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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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Can I create Webpart in Java and deploy it to SharePoint 2010?

Can I create Webpart in Java and deploy it to SharePoint 2010? What basics needs?
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Saving changes made in a webpart

I currently have a webpart with a table which loads documents in itself. Every row has a checkbox control in the first cell. (Default: unchecked) I am using a second webpart which has a button. If ...
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Boundaries in diagram with Date as X

I've recently been trying to build a line diagramm webpart with dates as X Problem is: I can't find a way to adjust the boundaries of the diagram which causes it to start in ~1900 At the moment it ...
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How to remove web parts from an unghosted page layout

Background: So I've apparently committed the cardinal sin in SharePoint. I edited a page layout in SharePoint Designer! This of course injected the special SPD meta attributes into the layout which ...
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Should this be a sandboxed solution?

My company outsourced the creation of a SharePoint WebPart for connecting to our cloud service. The WebPart connects to our service by using our REST API. When configuring the WebPart you supply ...
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How to load page load javascript when update progress is over

How to load page load javascript when update progress is over. $(function() { // how to load this after update progress is over } Explanation My Grid inside update panel.. In Grid some of ...
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Search webpart not giving results for subsites

We have a webpart to search documents that is not searching the sub-site of the site where the search webpart is placed Any suggestion on why the webpart does not give results of the documents ...
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SP2010 - Formatted data view web part saved to gallery - get error when dropped on parent site

I have a list on a subsite that I need to feature on the parent site homepage. I created the formatted data view and saved it as a web part in the gallery. I drop it on the homepage but get a "web ...
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webpart not shown correctly on wikipage

I've created a simple webpart to show the weather forecast and I need to put it into a wiki page. The thing is: it works perfectly on a webpart page, but inside a wiki it is shown like it doesn't have ...
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SharePoint Admin and Developer Roles [closed]

Currently in our organization we have a three man SharePoint development team where we do everything other than SharePoint admin. Our organization has development, test, and production servers. We, ...