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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How to add TasksWithTimelineAndHierarchy web part to site definition

I am currently working on a site definition for a customer. Their wish is to create a team site with four subsites and some specified web parts on them. Safe to say all that works, but I am however ...
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Will this work? - Site template in another server

I create custom site, custom subsites, custom web parts, lists and I add some content. I'll save site as template and I include content. Can I use this template in another SharePoint servers? Will it ...
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“Doc's I'm following” Webpart

on the mysite there is a section with the documents which I'm following. Is there a chance to display these documents in a Webpart on another site? Thanks in advance!
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prevent css inheritance from master pages

I am creating horizontal menus for a web part to give more interactive navigation options to a corporate SharePoint site that has headers/Branding etc. locked down. I notice that intended colors and ...
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can .webpart be converted to .dwp?

Is it possible to convert any .webpart file to a .dwp so that I would Export a .webpart file Convert it to .dwp file (add every property in dwp format) Import it back
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Surfacing PowerPoint Presentation within SharePoint 2007

SharePoint 2007 Standard PowerPoint 2010 Can anyone advise of way to surface a PowerPoint slide deck within a SharePoint 2007 web part page? The Page Viewer Web Part prompts an end user to download ...
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Query External Data using BCS

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and I'm developing a webpart that has to query an external data and show the results. I cannot create external list due to the fact that my external table has more than ...
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convert to sandbox

how i can deploy a custom webpart solution inheret Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.DataFormWebPart as sandbox solution ? as microsoft documentation ...
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Insert Related List doesn't work for Calendars

I am creating a series of connected web parts to display meeting minutes & action items along with meetings. I have created a lookup in my Document Library to the meeting event in the calendar. ...
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How to debug why i cannot add a webpart to a page in SP Designer

I have several custom webparts which i am attempting to add to a custom page WebPartZone using SPD2010. I can successfully add one, however when i attempt to add the other i get an "Error Creating ...
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How to upgrade a SharePoint 2010 Project to SharePoint 2013 (WebParts, MasterPage, App Page, User Controls) in Visual Studio 2012?

We have a SharePoint 2010 project solution which we are trying to uprgade to SharePoint 2013. This includes webparts, application pages, user controls, masterpage, etc. Foll. is the procedure we ...
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How to implement “Item Limit” for Summary Link Webpart?

I would like to know how it is possible to do Item Limit (similar to Content Query Web Parts) for Summary Link Web Parts? Basically I want to limit the number of links they have there to a certain ...
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Add WebPart to view page on deploy

I've got a list which has got two views (a list and a calendar view), which are being created when activating a feature containing following view definition for the calendar in the Schema.xml of the ...
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No way to restore a Post.aspx blog view?

A bug in SharePoint 2013 which breaks the Posts.aspx page. Reproduce: 1) Click on the title of any blog post to open up the Post.aspx?ID=N view. 2) Place the page in edit mode and then place the ...
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How to show items in web part (like calendar) only when all items from said web part have loaded?

I have a calendar that has seven views, each view is set to show only events matching a certain category.I use the calendar overlay to show all the views and each event of each view is in a different ...
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How can I make my custom webpart visible to the whole farm?

I am quite new to SharePoint. I am trying to update an Integration of SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013. I can add my custom webpart under the default site collection. But when I create a new site ...
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Bug in BLOG Post.aspx?

I think this is a bug and it appears to only be in the Post.aspx view. To summarize, when the exact same web part is added to the POST.aspx page as well as the /Forms/AllItems.aspx page, it crashes on ...
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how to provide link to a list in dashboard for the user to create a new item

I have a list 'session Scheduler'. and another list 'Training Request' When user will create an item in Training Request it will go to manager and once manager approves A link should be there on the ...
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How to reset personalization?

I'm trying to add a button on a page that remove any personalization. I use this code : protected void MyButton_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { ...
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document library webpart open to specific folder

Is there a way to have a document library web part open to a specific folder? I've been playing around for a few hours and I don't see a decent option any help is greatly appreciated
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Sharepoint - Visual Studio 2012 Deploy problem

I'm having a problem, when I deploy my solution through VS2012 it looks like it wont update what I already have deployed, the changes I make on code wont take effect. I have the following scenario: 1 ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Doc Library WebPart to display subfolders

Usually you put a WebPart for a Document Library on a page, and this WebPart shows the content of a specific library, starting in root. Now I have some subfolders like "Marketing", "Finance" etc and I ...
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UpdatePanel in webpart - title in browser tab disappears

I created a webpart with standard asp.net Update Panel. I noticed, that as soon as content of that UpdatePanel gets reloaded, title in browser tab disappears (or changes to http://servername, ...
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How to Pass parameters from Javascript Client Object Model to Report Viewer Web Part?

I have some SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) reports that take parameters. I am displaying these reports via the SSRS Report Viewer Web part on a site page. I have the parameters that are needed ...
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DefaultValue on WebPart Custom Properties

I'm new to SharePoint and I'm developing a WebPart. I'm trying to create some properties with a DefaultValue, but they stay null. Here is how I'm defining my property in my class: public static ...
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Difference between SharePoint App and SharePoint WebPart

I am new to SharePoint 2013 Apps and I have following confusion. Standard SharePoint WebPart can be added to WebPart Page and you can modify the content, appearance, and behavior of pages of a ...
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Cannot toggle personalization scope programmatically

I'm trying to switch personalisation scope for the current user: protected void lnkToggleMode_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { try { var wpmgr = ...
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connection between Web Parts slow page view

i have a page that displaying 5 wep part (some of them are hidden) the are a connection between the Web Parts. problem is when you cliking on any link to get the view it is loading very slow (2 min) ...
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SharePoint 2013: Search Results Web Part, 2 Questions

I've added a SRWP to a page. Two Things: The webpart displays results before a search is even executed. I need this to go away. I can get this to go away by turning off ranked results, but this ...
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Disbale Chrome Control in Client Webpart

I have implemented an app which uses the SharePoint Chrome control to provide a better look and feel. This looks great when the app is opened fullscreen. However, when the app is hosted in a client ...
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Publisshing site, Display web part on every page

I am building a publishing site for an Intranet. Every page in my site has a contacts section right under the left navigation, content by query web part is used to fetch data from a SharePoint generic ...
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Web part maintenance page showing error

I have a web part page which was working fine till yesterday. When I opened it today it is showing error. I checked logs but couldn't find any worthwhile information. Then I tried to go to web part ...
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Display content of document from Document library in custom webpart

I have a site in sharepoint.I have a one Document library in site. I like to load the content of particular document in my custom web part. how do I get content of particular document using code ...
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Can I trigger event receiver when webpart is added?

Is there such an event receiver, that would fire when user adds webpart to a page? If yes, how can I create such receiver?
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Add css class to webpart cell

I'm developing my custom web part. Code generated by SharePoint is below: <div id="MSOZoneCell_WebPartctl00_ctl39_TestTile" class="s4-wpcell-plain ms-webpartzone-cell ms-webpart-cell-vertical ...
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Converting an ASP.NET application into a SharePoint application, need assistance on doubts and good practice [closed]

we have a ASP.NET simple application with custom functionality that performs certain calculations based on data entered in text box and shows output in a label. We would now like to use it in ...
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Setting asynctimeout property for scriptmanager in web part

I have a web part which takes long time to load and results in time out. I read there is a property in scriptmanager which by default is set to 90 seconds. Is there some way to increase this ...
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Publishing Image Always Null in Code

I'm building a web part that outputs fields from child site welcome pages. I use publishing images to allow users to select the background images from a library. Whenever I attempt to get the images ...
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Refresh Chart Web Part if data updated in custom Web Part

I have custom web part which is connected to chart web part and they placed on one page. In custom WP user can manipulate with some data and then i need to display changes in chart. How i can refresh ...
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List and Library Web Part view [duplicate]

Since we upgraded to WSS 3.0, I have an issue with the list webpart on the default.aspx page. If I go to Edit page, add web part - list or library, the view used on the default.aspx is incorrect. It ...
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Simple edit diagram solution for SharePoint such as Gliffy etc

In Confluence one can add Gliffy or simiar services. Are there any of those alternatives out there for SharePoint? I heard of a Visio plugin but as I understood it requires a Enterprise license of ...
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Make the calendar web part static

I have a request to make the calendar web part static. Not allow users to change the month or click back to the previous week. Is this possible?
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Use webpart on subsite to read a list on top site

I have created SharePoint admin list, where I have saved a variety of things for webpart. Only admins can read the list, I have removed user rights from everyone else. The following Webpart reads ...
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Get SharePoint logged username from page displayed at WebPart

I have a webpage hosted in my local server being displayed inside a Page Viewer Web Part in SharePoint 2007. I would like to include a user check inside the pages in my server, so when an user tried ...
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Continue working on a webpart that has been deployed

I might not understand the whole concept of SharePoint yet, but is it possible to continue working on a deployed web part without the original Visual Studio-project? We have a third party company ...
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Font symbol (Wingdings3) not working within SSRS ReportViewer Webpart

We have an SSRS report that uses the Wingdings3 font for rendering arrow signs in a table. In the SSRS Preview pane, the table renders fine: However, on the Sharepoint page where the report is ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - How to center a web part such as CEWP within a web part zone?

I want to center a webpart such as a CEWP within a web part zone. The web part is let's say 100%, but the CEWP is not as big, so instead of staying aligned to the left, i'd like to center it. Does ...
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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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Bootstrap not working in Page Viewer Web Part - IE9

I have a web page, developed using bootstrap, hosted in my local server, and I am using a page viewer web part in SharePoint 2007 to display it. The web page works perfectly outside the SharePoint ...
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Controls has a different layout

I develop a small web part and I noticed that SharePoint display some of my controls differently or more exactly with different font settings. My class is deriving from WebPart and use for example a ...