Web parts are ASP.NET controls that can be added to web part zones. They are generally distributed through the deployment of .WSP files. Pre-2013, they could be developed off the hosting server. With 2013, Web Parts for the most part have to be developed on the hosting server for proper library ...

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upgrade from WSS3 to SPS2010: ErrorWebPart

So I am doing a trial migrate a site collection from wss3 (with Search Service) to SPS2010 (on a different box). I used a backup copy of the contentdatabase from the wss3 sql server and restore the ...
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Strange SharePoint behaviour regarding “Check Permissions” in a web part

I have a web part in which I am displaying users from User Profile Service which is synced with AD. In my code I get all the users in current site and then see if they are part of any group. If they ...
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Only list and libraries are viewable to to other users. The web parts are not visible to other viewers

I have full control. I have approved an published all items and none are checked out to me. There are no pending actions for others to approve any content. Other users can add web parts with the ...
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Best practice for long operations in webpart

What is best practice to implement a long running operation in a web part. From what I have read so far it is recommended to use PageAsyncTask or a timer which ticks once to initiate data loading. ...
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remove column headers for particular web part in SharePoint web part page

I have links list web part where I don't want to show column headers in the web part . I am using web part page SharePoint 2010 and tried with couple of options like setting summary view instead of ...
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Sharepoint list disappear

Today all lists of my sharepoint all site are suddenly disappeared.I do not know what happened in the end. Now all the list can not display it.When I click on the list will be displayed some error. ...
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DataView Webpart Folders

Is there a way to pass the root folder parameter to a page that the DataView webpart consumes? If I have a page, test.aspx with a DVWP on it, it will show all my documents and folders in a list. If I ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013 Manual Refresh List

I have a SharePoint 2013 custom list with thousands of data in it. So under the Web Part Properties -> AJAX Options on the list web part, I have enabled Asynchronous Update and Show Manual Refresh ...
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Query String Webpart Timeout

I added a Query String (url) Filter Webpart to my page. It added quickly. But when I try to configure it, it seems to spin forever. It finds the parameter I want to filter on, and when I click done ...
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Sharepoint webpart deploy problem

I know this question has been raised before a lot of people, and I have seriously looked at their responses, but no one can solve my problem. I created a custom web part use default name and ...
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Is there an option to convert to XSLT view for Calendar Webpart?

I am trying to modify the calendar view of a document library. However, there doesnt seem to be an option for showing the name of the document on the calendar. I would like to have users click on the ...
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How to get value of multiple list filter webparts

Related to the previous post about accessing a List Filter Web Part value How to get value of List Filter web part in Javascript? How do I get access to the value of multiple list filter web part ...
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Show part of body text of a blog post in publishing site

I have a publishing site, under it there is a blog sub-site. I'm showing the posts from the blog site on the publishing site using a Content Query web part. But I'm only able to show the the titles of ...
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Access Request Web Part

I was modifying the pendingreq.aspx page to change the Master Page. While doing so, the Access Request web part was removed. I can't find the web part to insert, nor do I know how to get the list ID ...
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CSWP ServerRender Send Webpart properties on my custom XSLT

I've developed an extended Webpart that inherits from CSWP because we have arround 30 templates each one with many style variations... so that style variations were exposed with webpart probs and the ...
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why is Gridview moving infinetly to the right in visual studio 2010 designer view

In visual studio 2010, I have a gridview, with another inside, this has been working fine for 3 weeks, but today, it randomly begins to move to the right in designer, not when deployed, its jumping a ...
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Adding Report Viewer Web Part to Default page programmatically

I am new to Sharepoint. I need to know the best way to add a ReportViewWebPart to a page through C# code behind. I have tried accessing the web part from WebPartCatalog. It leads me to the ...
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Customizing Native Calendar view of SharePoint 2010/ 2013

I am designing a Training calendar. Instead of designing an entirely new webpart, I want to utilize the existing calendar given by SharePoint. I need to replace "+Add" button from each day in ...
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How to upload documents FROM sharepoint to an external content management server?

How to upload documents "FROM" sharepoint to an external content management server? Is there a way to provide external CMS as source to sharepoint content server?
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CQWP resets to default

I am having problem using CQWP on one of my page. You know under "Query" in CQWP you get 3 options: Show items from all sites in this site collection Show items from the following site and all ...
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Web Part ApplyChanges not working properly

I have my Tool Part class to handle the properties of my Web Part. My method to create the properties( CreateChildControls ) is working fine but everytime I run this method it's reading a parameter ...
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window.open JavaScript local file in SharePoint 2010 WebPart [closed]

I have created a list of scanned in docs where users can view and print documents (documents can range from PDFs, TXT, DOCX, etc). These files are scanned in from a printer and stored locally in a ...
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How to get PublishingRollupImage in a sandbox solution using server OM?

I am trying to get the PublishingRollupImage of a list item using the server object model (requirement) in a sandbox solution. The problem I have is that I can't reference the ...
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CQWP bind sorting with query string

Is there a way to use PageQueryString in CQWP to control the sort order and sort by behavior? I am trying to implement this kind of sortable and filterable table with pagination: Would it be ...
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Unable to add Web Parts SharePoint 2010

I've been trying to find a scenario as to why, adding web parts in my SharePoint environment is causing the dreaded: "Attempted to use an object that has ceased to exist." exception. All was working ...
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SP2013 - Can you limit the amount of items in a Site Feed?

Is there a way to limit the amount of items that show up on a Site Feed? We are using our Site Feeds as a sort of conversational wall. It seems to default showing 10 items, but I would really like to ...
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What's wrong with the manual refresh web part option?

I have a task list in SharePoint 2013 that I have enabled the AJAX manual refresh button for. This option can be found by editing the list web part, then going to AJAX options and then ticking "Show ...
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How can I embed custom raw HTML into a webpart

I am looking to add a codepen (http://codepen.io/) 'pens' into a site in my companies SharePoint. When you create a new 'pen' in codepen, it gives you the option to embed the pen which ultimately ...
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WebPart to dynamically display links to all views within a list or library

I'm trying to develop a WebPart that I can place on the top of a SharePoint 2010 list or library page that will dynamically display links to the views created within the library. I want to also format ...
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Failed to apply XSLT to the content

I am using "XML Viewer" webpart to display some data from another website. I have applied XSL on it and it works fine on my VM. But when I moved the site to development server, it showed error message ...
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O365 autohosted app passing parameters to iframe or alternatives

We have autohosted app web-part for Office online (based of course on Sharpeoint 2013) Ours app is display list of products from database and by clicking on product display information about product, ...
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executeAsync strange behavior - sharepoint rest services

I'm using Sharepoint Rest services to update List Items. To do the update, I'm using the function executeAsync from the SP.RequestExecutor object. The code was working fine, but while I was testing it ...
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Can I build a Dashboard in Sharepoint Online? [closed]

I would like to create a dashboard in Sharepoint Online http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/sharepoint-online-online-collaboration-software-FX103789366.aspx. I have seen references to a ...
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Web Part Category List - Appearance of random space

Once a web part category is selected the web parts list is displayed having empty space/gap beneath it eventhough the list is long (with left and right arrow heads enabled). Is there a reason for ...
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Problem in mail web part

I wrote this code to send mail but there are exceptions in running it. public string SendEmail(string mail, string password, string to, string subject, string body, string filePath) { ...
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CreateChildControls() in Visual Web Part in SharePoint 2010 called twice

(x-post from http://stackoverflow.com/q/17065543/1943) I have a Custom SharePoint 2010 Visual Web Part which I've realized is calling the CreateChildControls() method twice. I've tried setting the ...
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New to Developing SharePoint Web Parts and Features

I recently Developed a really simple web part scoped to site (or at least it's feature is). I also created a feature that up[on activation is suppose to create a new content type. That's fine and ...
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Calendar Functions

I am interested in creating a calendar view from a SharePoint list that contains asset IDs and dates, linked to entries in an Assets table. My original intention was to create a custom web part to ...
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SharePoint 2013 and advanced webpart connections

Since WSS 3.0, we have used custom webparts and webpart connections to build customer solutions. A connection between two webparts can contain multiple parameters, which was fully supported in WSS ...
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ViewState Timing Issues with SharePoint 2013 & ListView plus DataPager

Good morning! I'm porting an existing custom 2010 webpart containing a ListView and a DataPager to 2013 and seeing some weirdness with the DataPager and I believe the cause is associated with the ...
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Sharepoint Foundation 2013 - Custom Homepage blocks with webparts

I'm basically working on an new website which is based on sharepoint foudation 2013. I've done the design and now i'm on development phase. After good time searching around in code i could not find a ...
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UpdatePanel - Dropdownlist in Webpart

I want to customize the SearchBoxEx-Control. So I made a Webpart which inherits from SearchBoxEx. In the CreateChildControls I put an updatepanel and two dropdownlists. Every time I select something ...
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How to import the data from a Google Public Data Explorer into SharePoint 2010 out-of-box charts

using the new Google PDE I was wondering if there was a way of importing the data into my nicely formatted Chart Web Parts in sharepoint 2010.
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Import Error on ChartDataProvider Webpart

My Sharepoint project contains a visual Webpart which retrieves data and works fine. In addition to that, I want to display some Chart webparts which visualize this data. In order to do so, i added a ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...