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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Sharepoint 2010 publishing page personalization - Error “Add and Customize Pages permissions”

I'm trying to enable users to customize the home page of my publishing site. For testing purposes, i have changed the "Read" role to allow "Add/Remove Personal Web Parts" and "Update Personal Web ...
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Setting the value of a custom web part property using object model

Let's say I have a reference to a web part that I got by using a SPLimitiedWebPartManager. How can I set the custom properties of that web part? For example, if it is a stock ticker web part, how do I ...
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Sharepoint Web Part restrict to zone

Is there any way to restrict a web part to a certain zone? I know I can restrict it by using the AllowZoneChange flag, but is it possible to make sure the web part can only be added to certain zones? ...
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SharePoint Web Part Gallery details of each web part

When using SPWeb.GetCatalog(SPListTemplateType.WebPartCatalog), it returns an SPList which of course contains a SPListItemCollection of the web parts in the web part gallery. When looping through the ...
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caml query help

I'm building a webpart that queries an sp list. my list contains two fields (title, tip). title = is a single text line and tip = a yes/no check box currently in my code, i am calling all items in ...
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Where is Organization Browser Web Part?

I’ve been trying to add an “Organization Browser” web part on our main portal site (http://whatever.sitehere.com) but for some reason, the web part isn’t there. It can’t be found under Social ...
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Is there a way to override default generated properties in a custom web part?

I know how to make custom properties for web parts in SharePoint, but is there a way to override the ones that are already generated? For example I have a Page Viewer embedded within my custom web ...
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401 Error when Deploying Usercontrol Webpart

I have created usercontrol (.ascx) as a webpart. When I deployed it, I got a prompt for login and 401 error. The error occurs when I call Me.CreateChildControls(). Help Please. I created a class ...
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Site Information as parameters into a Silverlight webpart

We are designing a system with one site per customer. We would like to have a silverlight webpart that shows customer information from a line of business application. Is it possible for a ...
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Custom Web part based on search object model to query accross site collections

I'm looking for examples how to build a web part (code) that queries all doc libs in a web application (Done by a created search scope, a scope exists with all the docs from all doc libs) and displays ...
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Table of Contents web part displays pages even when “Show Pages” is unchecked

I've added a Table of Contents web part to a site which has three sub-sites and a bunch of pages. I want this web part to display only the sites, not the pages. In the ToC properties I've unchecked ...
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How can I tell what type a web part is?

I'm trying to analyse how an existing MOSS 2007 publishing site is composed but I don't see any obvious way of identifying the type of the various web parts already in use within pages. Is there any ...
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How to write a SharePoint WebPart with multiple Controls

I have a stock chart and some other controls in my SharePoint WebPart... I am unable to call all the controls in the WebPart, only one control displayed in the WebPart or the ASP server controls ...
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Slider control in sharepoint 2007

i need to create a slider control which will be a connectable webpart . How i go ahead and implement this in SHarepoint 2007. Please provide any links . .
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SharePoint and Silverlight web part versions

We have a customer with several SharePoint installations, both 2007 and 2010. We are looking at developing Silverlight web parts. Is there a depenancy that you must use Silverlight 3 for SP 2007 and ...
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Putting a SPPersistedObject on a user

I would like to persist some information entered via my web part so the next time the same user uses it, the settings will be pre-populated. In the Windows world, I would just slap the data is ...
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Using C# 3 (.NET 3.5) for ASCX and ASPX files in SharePoint 2010

In an OOTB SharePoint 2010 Server installation, if you use C# 3 in your code-in-front, it doesn't compile, since the C# 2 compiler is used to compile the markup. (At least for me - SharePoint 2010 ...
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Drag And Drop SharePoint WebParts in Mozilla FireFox

i am having a problem with drag and drop of Share-point web-parts in browsers other than I.E. the drag and drop of Share-point web-parts in internet explorer works fine . but in any other browser it ...
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WebPart property with a HyperLink editor?

I am currently developing a SharePoint 2010 WebPart that has a custom property which has to capture the Url of an external website. In an attempt to make the WebPart more complete I would like the ...
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How to programmatically add a webpart to a page?

I have created a webpart, now I need to add that webpart programmatically into the EditForm.aspx page. Can anyone help me on this.
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How can I call controls on a 'multiple control webpart' dynamically by using JavaScript

Could anyone please tell me how to call controls on a 'multiple control webpart' dynamically by using JavaScript in sharepoint
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fix the position of a webpart

hey all ... i have a query i.e. How can i fix the position of the webpart on a page? in user personalization scope fixed position means fixed zone & fixed index (top / buttom). & user can ...
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Customize People Search Results

i want to edit my people search results but i can't do it. i want to show phone numbers , email or id of the users. how can i do that?
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Is there a way to programmatically access the parent zone of a custom web part?

I'm trying to create a web part that a user can add to a page and it will display a website in the entire viewing area. My web part wraps a page viewer web part, and it seems that I need to be able to ...
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Web part: Security trimmed results on Recently updated content for currently logged in user

I'm looking into a solution for a querry web part(?) The web part should display the 10 last updated documents (or less), in the last 2 weeks for all the document libraries in a specific web ...
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How do I run some JavaScript in a web part?

I found some JavaScript code on the web that I want to add to my custom web part so that I can modify a PageViewerWebPart's height to 100%. I just need to know what steps to take to call it. I added ...
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set a person / user as target audience for a custom web part in sharepoint 2010

is there any way by which i can add a specific user or group as target audience of my custom web part programatically ?? i am using SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; ...
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anonymous user is not able to see web part settings in sharepoint foundation 2010

I created one anonymous site in sharepoint 2010 and added one web part. Anonymous user is able to see web part But anonymous user is not able to get web part setting. thanx.
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Connectable web parts - consuming from OOTB list view web part

I'm trying to create a custom web part that consumes from an OOTB list view web part's "Send Row of Data To" producer. The list has a lookup field to another list, and I need that value (the ...
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MY SITE Users Information List

I am new to SharePoint and I am making a student portal site and i put who is who section. when student want to search a name on the student portal , informations will be list on the portal. So i want ...
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What are the disadvantages of Visual Web Parts?

I am really wondering what the disadvantages are when using a Visual Web Part. All the books and articles on the internet only talk about the pros. But I am sure the are some disadvantages, beside the ...
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not able to see web part on anonymous site in SharePoint 2010

i am not able to see custom web part on my anonymous site in sharepoint 2010. when i add out of box web part it is visible but custom web part is not visible. please help me to resolve this.
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Where is my web part? [MOSS]

A newly developed web part has been deployed to a half dozen site collections. We use one site collection for demo purposes. The new web part is available at all levels of that site collection, and ...
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Problem hiding scroll bars in a custom web part with embedded Page Viewer web part

I am designing a custom web part that basically wraps the existing PageViewerWebPart. I am doing this because I want to have some properties hard-coded and I want the URL to be formed dynamically when ...
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XsltListViewWebPart - run some javascript after async refresh

I've got an xslstlistviewwebpart, and set in the AJAX options to refresh the webpart every 15 sec. Is there a way to hook up some javascript code after the webpart is refreshed? Larsi
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CEWP on Allitems.aspx in SharePoint 2010?

I have a SharePoint 2010 Discussion board and would like to add a Content Editor Webpart on Allitems.aspx page of it. I understood that we can not directly add a CEWP into the page however should use ...
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ListViewWebPart and new document link

I added a ListViewWebPart that is setup show the Shared Document list and the first view. My problem is that I do not get the New Dokument link in the web part. How do I get the web part to show the ...
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Add a class to a sharepoint web part project

I do apoligize in advance for that's a probably silly question but... I'm developing a custom Sharepoint Webpart and, for the sake os SOLID principle, I need to embed certain functionalities in ...
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How can I pass theme and locale to a web part in SharePoint 2010?

I have a Silverlight 4 web application that needs to be added to an already-existing SharePoint application. SharePoint and the silverlight web app could be on the same server or different servers. ...
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Web part settings losing their values every day

I have a web part custome setting, defined as below. It works fine but it seem to lose its value once a day!? Is this because the app pool is getting recycled or some such? Is there anyway to prevent ...
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Which web part will display the current user?

Do you know what web part I can use to display the picture of the current user?
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Using Web Part when adding document to a library

When a user uploads a document to a SharePoint library, I need to present them with a few dropdowns and text fields where they can provide some extra info. The dropdowns are going to be populated from ...
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When does custom properties of a web part get saved?

I have a web part that contains a number of custom properties. Only one of those customer properties shall not be set by the user. This property is an int, that represent a unique identifier. I want ...
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“Some of the properties for this Web Part cannot be set or displayed properly”

Im getting this error when trying to add a custome property to a webpart, what have I done wrong? [WebBrowsable(true), Personalizable(true), WebDisplayName("Site Root"), ...
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Linkbutton OnClick event incorrectly firing on page load

My click events are firing on linkbuttons on page load, before the link has been clicked, any ideas? (This is in a Visual web-part hosted in SP2010) This is my code: <asp:LinkButton ...
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Linkbutton onclick not working in a Visual Webpart

Im having issues with the onClick event on LinkButtons (possibly all controls) not working, in a Visual Webpart I am writing for SP2010. Simple example of what i am doing: public partial class ...
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Which outofbox webpart shld be used to show an image and redirect the image ?

I need to use any of the out of the box webpart , my requirement is , the webpart consist of an image and it shld redirect to a page .
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SSRS ReportViewerWebPart Height Issue

I am working with a customized page that has an embedded ReportViewerWebPart inside of a content tag. In this case, it's inside of "PlaceHolderMain". It looks like this: <asp:Content ...
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Redirection using Content editor Webpart

Whenever i try to open a site , i want page to redirect to some other page . So , i have added a javascript to redirect using the content editor on my page . Now i want to edit the code added to ...
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When to use application pages (aspx) versus web parts?

I'm struggling with this question at the moment... Basically I'm pulling a set of data out of a DB table related to our LOB application, listing it, and then want to click through from this list to ...