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 proper library inclusion.

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SharePoint 2013 - Errror “Cannot import hello web part sharepoint 2013”

I am new to SharePoint 2013. I am using SharePoint 2013 server and vs 2010. The SharePoint Server 2013 and VS2010 is present on different PC's. I have created a new "Hello" visual web-part in vs ...
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Does enabling Publising in a Team site allow features of both in the same site?

Assuming a team site in SP 2010 enables publishing, then are the features of both available? Such as content query web part and also the announcements web part? Does this then mean either a team site ...
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Programmatically removing web parts in a sandbox solution? (Sharepoint 2010)

I had a problem with web parts being duplicated whenever their feature was reactivated, so I made a question about that. It was answered (and correctly so, I think) - I have to programmatically ...
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Setting the value of a sandbox web part's custom properties in .webpart file

I've created a new web part in a sandbox solution. This web part has a custom string property called 'PetName'. I'd expect to be able to set the initial value of this property in the .webpart file. ...
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Multiple Webparts with the same Javascript

I have a site with multiple Webparts. Some Webparts are linking on the same .html file. The HTML file reads data from a list and displays it in a table by using javascript. My problem is that there ...
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WSPBuilder for vs 2012

I am new to SharePoint 2013. I am using trial version vs 2012. I want to use the WSPBuilder to develop the web parts. I have install the WSPBuilder and it is not showing in vs 2012. I have used the ...
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Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.SharePoint, …' or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the file specified

I am new to SharePoint 2013. I am using SharePoint server 2013 installed on one server and vs 2010 on my local PC. I have install the "WSPBuilder" to develop the web-parts on my local PC. I have ...
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Can't edit site page without loosing all content

I have a major issue with my landing page. Everytime I try to edit the page, I loose all the content, everything gets wiped out once I hit save and I've had to redo this page about 6 times now. I ...
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I saw a “I Need to…” web part someplace, where to get it?

Edited: This is what I am referring to. But not sure where to get the wsp or the web part. http://njbblog.blogspot.com/2007/07/sharepoint-v3-configuring-custom-i-need.html Some time ago, I saw a "I ...
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How to link to a specific list view from a list web part's title link

When I place a list's web part on a page and set it to a specific view, upon clicking the list title of that web part I am taken to the AllItems view of the actual list. I want to be able to see the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - WSPBuilder web-parts error

I am new to SharePoint. I have SharePoint 2013 server installed on one server and vs 2010 on another pc. I am using WSPBuilder (SharePoint WSP tool) to create web parts. I have installed the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Error while creating the web parts in vs 2010

I am new to SharePoint 2013. I have SharePoint server 2013 install on server and vs 2010 present in other PC. I have developed a test visual web parts using vs 2010 on my local PC. The visual web part ...
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SharePoint 2013 - “Package failed” error while creating the web parts in vs 2010

I am using SharePoint 2013 server and vs 2010. My SharePoint server present in different server and vs 2010 is another PC. I have created test web part using vs 2010 and build successfully. When I ...
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Should views be created using “Edit the Current View” in the web part menu?

I've heard (and previous experience supports) that using "Edit the current view" is a bad idea, because the "view" created using this method can be orphaned if the list/library the view is based off ...
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Conditional Formatting very slow

i am using SharePoint 2010. I built a webpart which is displaying elements from another list on the same page. This works fine and fast but when i put in the conditional formatting the loading process ...
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Picture Slideshow Web Part image size too small

I have a picture library of four images. Each of these is quite large. When the Picture Slideshow Web Part is configured it shows the pictures at about 50% of their actual size. Is there a way to ...
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SharePoint server is not installed on this computer

I am new to SharePoint and I am using SharePoint 2013. I have installed the SharePoint server 2013 on one server and I want to create web parts from vs 2010. But my vs 2010 is present on different pc ...
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RegAsm : error RA0000 : Could not load file or assembly or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the file specified

I am new to sharepoint. I try to add the Microsoft.SharePoint.dll to GAC. For that one I have used below code Code : `c:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319> Regasm.exe ...
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How to get WebPart on current page by name/ID with javascript?

I have a page with some webparts on it, I want to get specific one (by name or ID) using client javascript. I try this code var ctx=SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = ctx.get_web(); var site ...
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How to fix “A SharePoint server is not installed on this computer” in sharepoint 2013

Im trying to develop a Visual Web Part using Visual Studio 2010. I have not installed SharePoint 2013 locally on my developer pc, but I have installed it on my Windows 2008 Server. When I try to ...
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CSWP “Value of a field on the Page” Questions/Issues

We're trying to create a seach query that grabs a content type based on a taxonomy field added to our custom Publishing Page content type. We seem to be having one of two issues: We don't know how ...
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Folders view through some out of box webparts

I have a Document library with a view which shows some folders and files in it. Now I want to show this Document library view in a page and I tried using a page viewer webpart but the problem here is ...
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Lookup column automatic selection in list form upon adding new item

I have a site page with two related lists, this relation being established via the webpart option "insert related list", and I'm using ID column in my child list as the lookup column. The child list ...
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Invisible web part

We have AAM configured and we have some web parts. One of the web part is visible in extranet web site. The same web part is not visible when we access from the same network. I have checked the ...
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Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services recommends including a SharePoint web part Manager on all master page?

I create a master page using SharePoint Designer 2007 and when I click save as a 'sample.master' file, I encounter the following message: Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services recommends including a ...
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How to read custom column of List in web part using Linq

I have a list with column "English Desc". How do I read it in my web part? I can see that in web part, this item has other properties such as item.ID, item.Name, item.Url but this property/column is ...
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Understanding SPMetal and Linq

If I generate .cs file using SPMetal for my site and then use it in Visual Studio to develop web part using Linq. And later on I create a new list in my site, will I need to generate .cs file again?
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How to change the text of “Add new event” in Calender web part?

I have tried all the methods suggested online. But none seems to work. I tried the following, <script> document.all("Add new document").innerHTML="Add ur new text"; </script> and ...
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SharePoint-hosted app, with edit mode to update its own properties

I'm using the editMode parameter to detect and display a simple web part admin UI. When the admin clicks a particular button, I want to use CSOM to update the web part's properties for the page it is ...
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How to show save and control button in Sharepoint forms without having users to scroll down to bottom

In order to see "save" and "close" buttons in Sharepoint forms (edit, display or view mode), we have to scroll down to the bottom. How can I make all the controls visible at the same time without ...
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Can't allow visitors to add user webpart on some pages only

In a corporate intranet portal, I want to allow any visitor (any authenticated user) to customize some pages with user web parts. I want to restrict this customization only on some pages. By now, I ...
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Error while creating a new customer via BCS from within a web part

This is my first time that I am using BCS via a web part and in general. this is my code and I am getting the following error: The given dot notation 'CustomerID' refers to a node in Type Descriptor ...
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How to create link pages (read more links)

On my home page I am displaying some news. Every news has "read more" button clicking on which will take user to news detail page. I was thinking about doing in SharePoint like following. Please let ...
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Why doesn't a Business Data List web part work in a published page?

I have an existing publishing page with an XSL customized Business Data List web part (pulling from an SQL source). When I do a search with the web part, the loading graphic shows like it's searching ...
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How to implement a facebook like feed with comments and likes in SharePoint?

I require a web part in which feeds can be posted and users can comment and like on it.
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How to use dynamic or relative path in SPList object?

I am using the following code to read a picture library: SPList list = SPContext.Current.Web.GetList("http://win-12/sites/mysite/ImageLibrary") Problem is, in above code "win-12" is my machine name ...
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Custom webpart behaves differently with different environment?

I have a custom solution which retrieves all the list items from the list with 12000 items. I have used splistitemcollection position method to get listitems to retrieve list items. It works fine in ...
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How to access Literal conrol from Visual Web Part code file

I have added a literal control in my visual web part VisualWebPart1.ascx file as follows: <asp:Literal id="slider"></asp:Literal> I am trying to access it in VisualWebPart1.ascx.cs file ...
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DirectoryNotFoundException when trying to read Picture Library using Linq

I am trying to read a picture library named "ImageLibrary" as follows: SPList list = web.GetList("ImageLibrary"); But I am getting following error: DirectoryNotFoundException How do I read ...
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How to display customized navigation on website?

I have a publishing site with two languages: English Arabic These sites have the following pages: English - Home - About Us Arabic - منزل - حول بنا I want to display navigation on top ...
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How to add web part in page layout?

Ok I created my first master page and now I am working on page layout. I created a new "Publishing Content Type" page layout in SharePoint Designer whose content type was "Page". In that page I want ...
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How to make web parts available to groups or users? [duplicate]

Is there a way to make certain web parts visible to selected users or groups? Thanks in advance Steve
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Adding a DateTime object to a List

I'm quite nice to Sharepoint so pardon my lack of knowledge. In my web part design, I am using this to obtain date and time from the user: <SharePoint:DateTimeControl ID="interviewSlot" ...
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To acces file from Linux server

We have a Scheduled report that generating from Business Object that is hosted in Linux Server.We required to show this report in share point site.Is there any built in webpart for this. How can we ...
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Listbox in webpart has no selection

I'm having a problem that's really blowing my mind right now, because it seems like some basic .net functionality isn't working properly. No doubt I'm missing something really obvious. I could really ...
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How write a code to webpart which change the password to Acrive Directory

I want to write a webpart to change/reset a pasword to Active Directory. How Could I do it ? Where are the user password are situated ?
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Question about webpart properties

How can I access a custom property in my webpart? I have a page that contains webparts, which contains multiple instances of the same custom webpart. I wanted to use the .webpart file to add my own ...
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Report Viewer Web Part Alternatives in SP2013

We have a need to upgrade from SP2010+PWA to SP2013+PWA. Our database server will be SQL Server 2008 R2. According to Technet, the SQL 2008 R2 Reporting Services add-in for SharePoint isn't ...
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Accessing sharepoint web part properties from an inherited class

I wonder if someone could help me understand whats going on here. I have a web part with various web part properties. I have a class that inherits the web part class so that I can access my web part ...
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sharepoint 2010 FieldRenderingControl edit mode empty values

I have a list and it has a content type called employee, i would like to render a particular column from the list and its values in a webpart. The column is a multivalue checkbox. It has some values ...