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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How do I make the XML Viewer web part ignore a Doctype element?

I have an issue with a SharePoint 2010 xml viewer webpart and an xml feed that contains DOCTYPE. The xml renders fine when there is no associated XSL with the webpart. When I add XSL to the webpart I ...
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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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Page Viewer Web Part not working

I am using a page viewer web part to display linkedin on my sharepoint site. When i use this web part on my sharepoint stand alone server everything works just fine. When i try it on my sever farm ...
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the connection between list and the list view from the web part

I’m using SharePoint 2007, Custom list. I have created 2 difference views on my list. on the home page I create 2 web-parts, one for each view. I need to implement the next thing: When I ...
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Sharepoint 2010 WebParts Rendering in different zone then assigned

In my sharepoint page layout I have a control that has WebPart Zones. For mobile devices I would like to render a different control that would contain only some WebPart Zones from the original one. ...
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Custom Web Part getting instantiated twice on a Page Layout with WebPartID=“00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000”

A specific custom web part is being instantiated twice on a certain page layout, even if it’s only declared once on the page layout. Declaration like this: <%@ Register ...
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Remove webpart from a personalized page for all users

I have a troublesome webpart which I would like to remove from all the places it is being used. (A large number of personalized site pages). How can I do this in SharePoint 2007?
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Add gradient background color to list view rows with jQuery

In SharePoint 2007 using Content Types and editting NewForm.aspx with jQuery I've managed to customize the look of a new item, adding a gradient color identity for each Content Type. I want to ...
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Remove arrows from menutemplate

I've create a web part that displays a SPGridView with an SPMenuTemplate. My problem is the context menu that pops up has these little arrows on the left hand side which are undesired and which also ...
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Sharepoint Designer Crashes When Adding a Custom Web Part [closed]

I'm trying to add a webpart to a "Dispform.aspx" of a list in Sharepoint Designer. I can add ootb webparts without any problem, but mine just won't work. By the way, I can add the web part normally ...
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Disabled “Filtered Parameter” drop-down in custom web part with connections

I'm writing a web part that needs to use connections for processing values relating to a business object called a "Program Entity". It is supposed to take in an ID provided by a connected web part, ...
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Pasting from Excel into multiple fields in a webpart

We have a webpart that has the below section We want to be able to copy a column in Excel and paste it into the Marks Obtained column. What should I change in my webpart to do that? Can I do that ...
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SharePoint Code Display Webpart

I'm wondering if there is a Code Display Webpart similar to what Microsoft have on thier Technet Galleries Pages as I am looking to implement a Script Versioning Display and would like to be able to ...
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Cannot find RSS Viewer WebPart in Sharepoint 2013

All, I am new to Sharepoint development. We have a sharepoint 2013 server. I have a RSS link and I want to view it on a simple page. The basic idea would be to find the RSS Webpart, Add it to the ...
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Error while programmatically creating a site from web part SPO

I'm trying programmatically to create a site from a web part, sandbox solution for SharePoint Online 2010. My web part has a text box which displays error messages and a button Create, in which on ...
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Trending #tags webpart not working - SP 2013

We are having a problem with our "Trending #tags" webpart that is not displaying any data. It resides on the MySite host default page, (default.aspx). From my understanding #tags which are mentioned ...
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How can you change the alert text on a pop-up

I am working in the advanced search and am trying to change the message that gets displayed in an alert box (see image below), can anyone help please?
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ASP.Net Validators part of Custom control in WebPart

Custom control has 6 buttons in which 5 of them have CausesValidation = false, the one remaining button ( lets calls it as "SUBMIT") which cause validation. Edit: Validators and Submit button are ...
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What is hidden webpart for in SP2010?

Follow-up questions to Closed vs. Hidden Web Part - what is the difference? : What are possible uses of hiding a web part (having closing) in Sharepoint 2010? why isn't unhiding a webpart in a ...
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Get a list of the webparts on a page

Is there somewhere you can view a list of all webparts embedded on a specific page? I have taken over development of a SharePoint website and some pages have a ton of webparts, and I have no way of ...
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Closed web parts

I have a Sharepoint site where click on edit item will open a new window. Unfortunately for one of the item ,it went to Web part maintanence page. I mistakenly closed that web part. Now I can't get ...
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Add more to PlaceHolderMain (Custom)

I made a master page and created a new page from it. In the PlaceHolderMain I added a few WebPartZones and then in the browser filled them with CEWPs and filled the CEWPs with content. Now I go back ...
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Cascading DropDownList in Custom Editor Web Part using SharePoint 2010

Does anybody know how to achieve a cascading dropdownlist in an editor web part?
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How to create a Data View webpart?

How to create Data View Webpart? or is a free webpart available on the net? I use WSS 3.0
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referring to files in style library from content editor web part

I have a content editor webpart I am referring a html file to the content link of the webpart the contentLink looks something like the one below sites/ImageList/Style Library/Page/ImageList.html ...
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Problem to read custom webpart properties (if it's not static)

I have problem with custom properties. I want to set custom boolean value or write custom text. It do not work, if I don't set values to static. However, if I set value to static all webparts share ...
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Search Web Part disable preview

How can I disable the preview of the document on the mouse-over in a search result web part?
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Add an existing WebPart Using the Sharepoint client object Model [duplicate]

My knowledge of the Client Object model is fairly limited, although I have been able to remove and move existing web-parts on a particular page. But I'm now struggling to find and then add a custom ...
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Upload a Web part to All Site Collections

We have designed a custom Content editor web part and we exported the dwp file and added it in an site collection (Web part gallery ) and the web part is working fine when we add in any sub site in ...
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IsDlg=1 is not working for custom list web part item to show in dialog

I have created custom list web part and using that web part in home page. when i click on item its not opening in dialog. I used below code. Can anyone suggest me what is the problem ? SPQuery ...
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Error Handling Strategy for Sandboxed SharePoint Solutions

I am looking to develop an error handling strategy for a SharePoint solution that makes use of sandboxed webparts. I was initially looking at a general exception handling approach based on this ...
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How do I update/refresh a web part using an AJAX Update panel every 5 or 10 minutes?

I have a news and announcement web part that I would liek to refresh every 5 or 10 minutes so users get the latest information. I have a bunch of asp controls within an update panel's contenttemplate. ...
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SPContext.Current.Web and security exepction

I write a webpart in C# for sharepoint 2007 .When i try to create instance of SPSite or SPWeb , for example: SPSite sit = new SPSite("http://sharepoint"); or SPSite sit = ...
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How to remove “created by” on SharePoint blog post item?

I recently created a blog site and posted few blog posts but then I realized that "created by" column is showing on the item. I tried to check what page layout a post is using but I simple found ...
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Web part and content type

I'm using SharePoint 2007, custom list. I have created 2 content type on that list. on the home page I create 2 web part. I want that each content type appear in one web part. is it possible?
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Getting Title of most recently uploaded document in document library

I have a document library that a user uploads a file to daily. I then have to display the data from the most recently uploaded document (xls) in a web part. I have gotten everything working except ...
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webpart issues in sharepoint 2013 - duplication

I set up several webparts through different sites in sp 2013 - however, most webparts have the number [2] next to it, i.e. Documents [2]. I've looked all over to make sure there is no another ...
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PDF viewer web part

I'm new with sharepoint 2013 Does anyone know pdf viewer webpart for sharepoint 2013 for free Please help me.
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Insert menu options greyed out in sharepoint desinger 2013

I'm creating a sitepage in designer and need to add a webpart using the existing custom list. But, I'm not able to get any options such as "Data View" in the insert tab. Its seems to be greyed out. I ...
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Web Part List title not visible

I'm fairly new with sharepoint, but I need to handle some stuff and I'm now stuck with making visible the title of one list web part. Could anyone advise? Thanks
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Editing a web part page - Get ServiceActivationException error message

Create a web part page by Site Actions > More Options > Filter by Page > Click Web part page > then Create Enter a name add to Pages Document Library click Ok, Within the page click Add Web Part Add ...
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Decompiling a .webpart file?

I know it is possible to decompile SharePoint web parts if you have their .dll or .wsp files (I have successfully done this myself using tools like DotPeek or this method), but what if you are left ...
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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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Caching expensive query to use in a Web Part

I have a Web Part that connects to a SQL server and pulls summary data for the current user. (Think "dashboard".) Unfortunately this query is expensive to run so I'd like to cache the results to ...
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Visual Studio WebPart Not Showing Up in SharePoint

I created a simple WebPart in Visual Studio 2010 that I was using to test some functionality for a project. When the WebPart was built and deployed, the messages in the Output box in VS all state ...
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OOB Search core result webpart

This might be very simple, but since I am new to Sharepoint, I could not find enough information that helped me to understand how to implement OOB Search core result webpart. What I understand is, ...
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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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Where to deploy scripts in a sandbox solution?

I have a webpart deployed as a sandbox solution. The webpart has resource files, javascript files, css styles, and images. Where would I deploy all these in a sandbox solution (Office 365)? Thanks!
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Upgraded SP Servers and now webpart can't access C drive

We had one WFE server and upgraded to 2 WFE servers with a load balancer. We are using the SharePoint Server Standard edition. Because we are using the Standard edition and do not have access to BI ...
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Body column is not visible on Announcements web part

We use WSS 3.0 to host our portal. I created a new site on my Staging Server using the Blank Template and added an Announcements list, then put the Announcements Web Part on the home page. The Body ...