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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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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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 to find where a web part has been placed

I have a task where I need to locate every page that has a particular web part on it. It looks like I may be able to get this info from the database itself but I'm not sure how thorough this may be. ...
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Force Chart Web Part to show all labels

When using the Chart Web Part (horizontal bars) only every fifth bar-label gets displayed. The end user can't see what the other bars represent. Is there a way to display every label for one axis?
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SPLimitedWebPartManager throwing “File is not checked out” error on AddWebPart and DeleteWebPart

I'm writing a powershell function to add custom webparts (i.e. not Out Of The Box webparts such as ContentEditor) to publishing pages on a SharePoint Server 2010 site. I encountered a frustrating ...
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Use a querystring parameter in a CAML Query

I want to pass a parameter between two separate web parts I am developing. In my 'Detail' webpart i need to build a CAML query to display the correct profile based on their name. pdquery.Query = ...
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Web Part Data into Sharepoint LIst

I have a custom web part which have lot of fields that will be filed out by user and on submit is there a way that i can populate these values into a SharePoint list .I don't want to use info path as ...
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default custome webpart became static on custom site page

I have created a custom site page in sharepoint 2010 and added the following code to it <WebPartPages:WebPartZone runat="server" FrameType="TitleBarOnly" ID="Main" Title="loc:Main" > ...
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SharePoint 2010 and ASP Profile Provider

We have web application with SQL ASP Membership Provider, Role manager and profile provider. This web application has both authentication methods: NTLM and forms. Everything works fine. Problem ...
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Is it safe to store the credentials in the properties of a Web Part?

In my web part, I use a class WebProxy. The object of this class uses special credentials. It would be nice to store the credentials in the Web Part properties. And so the user can change them. For ...
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How to set XSL property on inherited core search results webpart

I have created a custom Search results web part by inheriting from coreresultswebpart. I would like to override the default XSL with some modified XSL in my project instead of having to set the XSL ...
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Sharepoint Ribbon for view item form going full option

I have a view item form which contains a custom WebPart for displaying that item. I have no issue with that but the ribbon for the display form looks weird: It contains lots of options that don't ...
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How to access a library that is not in same farm. i.e. WebPart is in Farm1 and library is in Farm2

How to access a library that is not in same farm. i.e. WebPart is in Farm1 and library is in Farm2 My company has many farms and now I need to create one WebPart that is going to sit in farm1 but it ...
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How do get selected item of list?

I have a webpart .I add a listviewbyquary in createchildcontrols and a hyperlink in visualwebpart. i use this http://graegert.com/featured/using-the-editorpart-to-create-a-custom-listview-web-part ...
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Custom web part throws error when I try to add it to page

I am working on a custom web part, that keeps error out with: A web part or web form control on this page cannot be displayed or imported. the type is not registered as safe any time I ...
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target audience not working as expected with site group

In my SP2010 farm, I have : one domain group "AD Group" the group have domain\user2 as a member one site group "SP group" with the following members AD group domain\user1 On the home page, I ...
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Can't edit page after adding custom web part!

When I click on the edit icon nothing happens. No errors, no post back nothing. I ended up turning on the Console in FireBug and it throws this error: SP.Ribbon.PageState.ImportedNativeData is ...
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Can I load a dropdown list with a SharePoint list to set a Custom Web Part Property?

I found this post which claims to show you how to do it: http://blog.concurrency.com/sharepoint/create-a-custom-web-part-for-sharepoint-2010/comment-page-1/#comment-1851 But after carefully ...
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Possible to have users configure a few values when adding a webpart to a page?

I have a web part that has to does something specific with a list. I would like to have users specify which list they want the web part to use when they add it to a page and not worry about it again. ...
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Update XsltListViewWebPart.ViewGuid Property on Page Load

I have a web part page with two XsltListViewWebPart web parts on it. Both are the same web parts pointing to the same Tasks list. I'm trying to update the view of both web parts and have the below ...
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How to retrieve target menu of specific list web part for CAMOpt?

I'm adding a custom action on the context menu of the item using javascript CAMOpt function: function Custom_AddListMenuItems(m, ctx) { CAMOpt(m,'View (new ...
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How to show two sub web parts within a web part?

On my front page, I have a web part. Inside that web part, I have two sub web parts ( a library and a list). On the front page, in the web part, how can I show the first two items of the library sub ...
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Where can i find 'posts' web part? [duplicate]

I'm talking about this web part. This web part displaying a few posts (description + title).
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Display name not rendering correctly

I have a simple InfoPath 2013 Form. I have the Data Connection to the User Profile Service connecting and when I Preview my InfoPath Form it shows the correct Display Name of the user. However my ...
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How to display:none webpart Update

I get all webparts that I have in default.aspx using this code var pageName = "/sites/default.aspx"; var ctx = new SP.ClientContext(); var pageFile = ...
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Please suggest me controls for weekly view of calendar

I want a control like to get weekly view of calendar in boxes.User need to be navigated to another week and default view is current.I don't know how to achieve this.I tried calendar weekly view.But ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Custom Web Part: Get and display data from Oracle and SqlServer databases

I'm developing a Custom WebPart to retrieve data (based on certain queries) from a SqlServer and Oracle databases: The data should be displayed in a grid/table/etc with sorting, filtering and ...
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How to upload jQuery library into web parts without master page

I am in the process of migrating from SP2010 to SP2013. In SP2010 the Scriptlink feature was used to upload all of the jQuery libraries from the master page. Currently I want to test some web parts in ...
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The file /_controltemplates/15/ does not exist

We are planning to migrate from share point 2010 to SharePoint 2013.So we have created one POC environment to test the customizations(master pages,Page layouts,web parts,site definition,Site ...
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Not all views being displayed in my web part

Issue: Not all views being displayed in my web part. When selecting a view in my web part it only shows 30 views. How do I get it to show all views created for a list if there is more then 30?
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Displaying a library on a different site (same collection) in SP2013

On my root site, I have a document Library which contains a lot of important documents. For this Library, on its owning site I can create a webpart which views the folders and items in a nice manner. ...
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How to get SPListItemCollection from a SPFolder?

I am making a SharePoint 2010 visual web part, and I want to recursively iterate through all files in a document library which has nested folders. I can get a SPListItemCollection for all items and ...
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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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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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openfiledialog in webpart

How to implement openfile dialog in a webpart ? OpenFileDialog class could not be accessed in webpart. Is there any other way to achieve this ?
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how to hide webpart in Home.aspx based on some condition

I work in a financial company where we have Resident Engineers and they have account in Active Directory but they dont have official email addresses. My portal acrhitecture is like everyonce can ...
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How can I access Controls in VisualWebPart1.cs from UserControl.ascx

I make a Webpart and want to use the controls from the VisualWebpart1UserControl.ascx in the VisualWebpart1.cs. Is this possible? I wrote following code in the VisualWebpart1.cs: ...
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Webpart properties getting empty after IIS Reset

I created a custom visual user control webpart property for my SharePoint webpart. The property has a textbox which is getting empty after an IIS reset. Can anyone tell me how to solve this issue ...
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Feature Elements File

I'm having some difficulty creating a Feature which contains a Web Part and a links.xml which is processed by the WP code-behind. My difficulty is in understanding the Feature XML config files and ...
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Does web part property validation only work for visual web parts?

Suppose I define a web part property like this: private string _myString = "default value"; [WebBrowsable(true), WebDisplayName("My string"), WebDescription("A simple bit of text to ...
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Accordiion webpart in sharepoint 2010

i have a zone in a webpart page which has around 4 webparts in it. I want to create a accordion wp which when add to the webpart page, show the 4 webparts inside the accordion tabs. EDIT The number ...
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Customizing XLV web part's xslt

I have a list with few views. I've updated one view. Made column to be bold in the list's view. Then I opened a web part page and added this list (Page Tools -> Insert -> Existing Lists) then opened ...
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Rendering Webpartzone is to large

I have a Div box with an Webpartzone in it. But when i'm rendering my page, the webpartzone is to large. I thought a webpart zone has the width of 100% of his parent container. But not in my case. ...
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Client Object Model Javascript intellisense

I created a new test.js file in the project node of my web part solution with VS 2010 and included the references: /// <reference path="C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server ...
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Forms Based Authentication Users in the SharePoint 2010 People Picker Not Working

I Created custom login page . I use this code for login if (Membership.ValidateUser(Username.Text, Password.Text)) { SecurityToken tk = SPSecurityContext.SecurityTokenForFormsAuthentication( ...
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web part view without the selection button

I am trying get a look and feel like central admin resource list view wp. I created exactly same type list and populated. But my list view does not have bullets and when I hover over the link it gives ...
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How do I retrieve the “Title (linked to edit)” column from event list to display in my custom web part.

I am creating a visual web part to display the calendar events in the form of an events list with custom css. The web part will be on the home page of my site. Here is what I have right now and it is ...
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Cannot connect to the Sharepoint Site from Visual Studio 2010

I'm new to Sharepoint. I'm trying to create a simple webpart using Visual Studio 2010 but when I try to validate my Sharepoint Server (both VS 2010 and Sharepoint are present in two different system - ...
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How Do I Get the MySite Images and Full Name of the MySite owner in MOSS 2007 in C#

I am building a simple web part that needs the image that is used from the MySite and the First and Last name of the site owner. I know how to get the current user, I need the name. I am also having ...
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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 ...