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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (3)

3
votes
2answers
677 views

How to put web parts on publishing pages?

Scenario: On a intranet page there is several site verticals (hierarchies) (e.g products and services). Now I want for each site to have a familiar welcome page. How is it best to put web parts on ...
3
votes
2answers
3k views

SharePoint 2010 RSS Viewer Web Part Fails to Load

Has anyone seen occurrences of the SharePoint 2010 RSS Viewer web part failing to complete loading when the page loads, instead remaining in constant "loading" mode with the Ajax indicator showing? ...
3
votes
2answers
478 views

Activity stream for SharePoint 2007

Are there any web parts for SharePoint 2007 offering an activity streaming facility?
3
votes
2answers
193 views

How can I create a web part for add update and delete operations?

I'm new to SharePoint and I'm working with web parts. I have learned how to create a basic webpart and how to deploy it...but I don't have any ideas about how to create a web part that adds updates ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

Finding the Current User login in a Content Query Web Part?

I have the unique requirement of needing to get the current user's id (domain\logon) for use within a Content Query Web Part. If no documents are retrieved with the CQWP I need to craft a custom url ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Web Part error for preloaded web part zone

SharePoint 2007 Enterprise, SP2. I am getting a strange error (found in the ULS logs, Google reports no hits on the message itself) when trying to upload a page with a webpart preloaded in a zone: ...
3
votes
2answers
98 views

How to load custom webparts in site page asynchronously in sharepoint 2010

In home page of my site i have some custom webparts. so home page is taking much time to load page,I want to load custom webparts asynchronously how can i do this. Does anyone have any idea.
3
votes
1answer
147 views

Get web part TypeName using CSOM

Can we retrieve the TypeName of a web part using CSOM?
3
votes
1answer
497 views

How to set start and end date in Timeline webpart in SharePoint 2013?

So here is the scenario. I want to "hijack" the Timeline webpart used for project sites in SP2013 and set a fixed start and end date. There is an option to lock the timeline in it's current state in ...
3
votes
1answer
3k views

Programmatically find lists by template ID

I am looking for an efficient way to programmatically find all SharePoint lists with a given template / type in the current site collection from within a sandbox solution. NB: I'm obviously aware ...
3
votes
1answer
887 views

Content Query webpart- CommonViewFields vs ViewFieldsOverride

I'm reading up on the Content Query web part and based on this page, I can't understand the difference between the CommonViewFields property vs the ViewFieldsOverride property. How are they different? ...
3
votes
1answer
396 views

Creating a custom Filter Webpart in SandBox? How-To?

Since a little while now I've been trying to create a custom filter webpart in Sandbox. So far, it seems that all the usual ways to create a custom filter webpart programatically ina farm solution are ...
3
votes
5answers
1k views

Delete a WebPart from Web Part Gallery

I am trying to delete a Web Part from WebPart gallery but I don't see it there. The Web Part is available in the list when I try to add a Web Part in the page. This is the first time I am facing this ...
3
votes
6answers
742 views

Security around Web Parts

I have been looking to wrap security around web parts. I already have security wrapped around documents so only the correct people see the allowed documents. The problem lies when a user does not ...
3
votes
1answer
5k views

How can I have a Rich text box in a custom webpart?

In a custom Web part (actually on the home page, but I think it doesn't matter), I want to let the users input some rich content, keeping the Ribbon functionalities; same as the OOB rich text columns. ...
3
votes
1answer
54 views

Which web part properties can / cannot be edited using CSOM?

For a Content Editor Web Part for example it seems we can update Width but not Content: webPart.Properties["Width"] = "100px"; webPartDefinition.SaveWebPartChanges(); clientContext.ExecuteQuery(); // ...
3
votes
1answer
185 views

Create Password Field in webpart properties

I have created a custom web-part. this web-part have a custom web-part properties. i want a Password field in this property. How can i do this ? Any help will appreciated ..
3
votes
1answer
92 views

Filter Webpart to match any column

I have a list of products with hundreds of entries. Each product has contact details with it as well as company information etc. I would like to be able to run a search on this list and return ...
3
votes
1answer
543 views

CSWP “Value of a field on the Page” Questions/Issues

We're trying to create a seach query that grabs a content type based on a taxonomy field added to our custom Publishing Page content type. We seem to be having one of two issues: We don't know how ...
3
votes
2answers
261 views

Can't hide the Blog Tools web part programmatically on blog site

I have an event receiver that modifies some web parts when a new blog site is created: using (SPLimitedWebPartManager wpManager = ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

SharePoint javascript refresh page is reloading the whole page

In a webpart, I added a button that should trigger a modal dialog, and display a message when the dialog is closed. The dialog script is handled by this code : function OpenGenericForm(formUrl, ...
3
votes
1answer
450 views

Limiting the TaxonomyWebTaggingControl possible selections

Assuming I have a term set with all the countries. The first level is the continents The second level is the countries. No I am building a web part with a dropdown of the continents and a ...
3
votes
1answer
328 views

Why are web part connections in a template breaking?

We have a SharePoint site that we created based on a blank site template. We add lists, pages, webparts (including some connected web parts) and then save this site as a template (.wsp file). We ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Use one filter for multiple sharepoint lists

Can I define one list filter, and connect it to two lists on one web part page? I have two seperate lists on a page, both containing the 'author' column. Now, I want to add a filter to de page, so you ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

How do I use QueryOverride in CQWP when deploying web part instance using Elements.xml?

I need to use the CQWP with more than three filters, hence I'm going to use the QueryOverride with a CAML query like described here. I can't get this to work when deploying the web part instance using ...
3
votes
3answers
2k views

Sync Google Calendar with sharepoint Calendar

How to synchronize Google calender with SharePoint 2010 calender ?
3
votes
2answers
2k views

Connection between 2 web parts

Im embeding two webparts in my sharepoint page using page viewer. One part is UI which takes input from user and on submit it shud be passed to other web part and it should get refreshed. can anyone ...
3
votes
4answers
7k views

Redirect a user after submitting an InfoPath form

I made a custom list in SharePoint and then created an InfoPath form based on that list. I created a new page in my SharePoint publishing site and added an InfoPath Form Web Part that looked at my ...
3
votes
1answer
775 views

Web Analytics Web Part displaying “There are no results to display” message

I am a regular sharepoint user, not an administrator. I've create a Site under My Content and populated it with a dozen pages over the last 10 days or so. On the site home page I've added two Web ...
3
votes
1answer
750 views

Web part property - allow multi-line values

I have the following code in a webpart I am developing. WebBrowsable(true), Category("Data"), WebDisplayName("Banks"), WebDescription("Banks"), Personalizable(PersonalizationScope.Shared)] public ...
3
votes
3answers
219 views

Can I use EntityFramework and sql azure with Sharepoint Online?

I would like to connect to an entity model from a sandboxed webpart in sharepoint online. Is this possible? Is it possible to connect to sql azure from a sandboxed webpart?
3
votes
3answers
581 views

Profiling tools for Sharepoint 2010 web part .NET code

We are working on a pretty large scale project having large number of custom web parts with substantial amount .NET code working on Sharepoint server object model and the like. The normal profiling ...
3
votes
2answers
852 views

People search box results URL doesn't work

We are using SharePoint 2010. We are having a problem with the web part “People Search Box”. We created a custom page from a page layout and added the web part. We have edited the web part and ...
3
votes
1answer
489 views

Multiple Media Web parts for Videos in a list?

I want to create a video library for users to upload videos. These should be displayed with a Media Web Part. I would like to be able to have on web part for each video so it becomes a list like so: ...
3
votes
1answer
663 views

Sandbox Web Part without Site Collection Administrator permissions?

Is there a way to get a Sandboxed Web Part deployed without Site Collection Administrator permissions? Here is the situation: I have Full Control permissions of the Site Collection's Root Web, ...
3
votes
1answer
542 views

Custom web part as consumer and provider for other single web part

I have a task to create a custom filter web part (CFWP) for standard List View web part (LVWP). I decided to use a connection framework for this task and designed next concept: LVWP is a provider ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Connecting web parts to metadata navigation in document library

Is it possible to read from the metadata navigation in a document library so that the selected value(s) can be passed into another web-part (in this case a CoreResultsWebPart ). The IsNodeSelected ...
3
votes
1answer
457 views

How to remove the OOB appearance category from the web part tool pane (editor part)?

I am working on developing an (ASP.NET) web part for SharePoint 2010. I have a requirement to not to show the Appearance and Layout category which gets displayed by default in the web part tool pane ...
3
votes
1answer
641 views

WSPBuilder in Visual Studio 2010 for solution in Sharepoint 2007

I've installed the WSPBuilder extension for Visual Studio 2010 and I'm looking for a walkthrough of how to create a deployment package for my web-part. Can anyone point me to a good resource? ...
3
votes
1answer
463 views

Possible to add to to the “Additional Column Settings” for a Column in a list?

Is there any way that I can add an additional check box to the "Additional Column Settings" section of a Column in a list? I'm talking about the section pictured below: I don't even know where to ...
3
votes
2answers
121 views

Not able to add a webpart to a wiki page on teamsites

I have deployed a custom webpart to a TeamSite using Visual Studio. I get this error message when i try to insert it to the home page. "A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be displayed ...
3
votes
6answers
2k views

How do I access an updated web part's property immediately after changes are applied to it?

I have a custom web part that has the default toolpart and one additional custom property. I have a use case that requires me to be able to access the value of Title within the web part (this.Title) ...
3
votes
0answers
30 views

Get webpart's Zone Id via CSOM

How to get Web Part Zone Id via CSOM? WebPart has property ZoneIndex but no ZoneId (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/microsoft.sharepoint.client.webparts.webpart_members(v=office.15).aspx) ...
3
votes
0answers
83 views

Advanced Search web part giving error

I am trying to add an "Advanced Search" web-part to my web-part page. Currently the web part is raising an error object reference is not set to instance of object. Full stack trace recovered from ...
3
votes
2answers
63 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
168 views

Default Webparts not rendering in a RichHtmlField on a custom page layout built in Visual Studio

I have a bit of a conundrum.I've built a Visual Studio solution for SharePoint 2010. It comprises of a custom master page and a bunch of page layout templates. I'veAssembled a master pageAssembled a ...
3
votes
0answers
168 views

Change month in SharePoint MonthlyCalendarView control

How to change month in SharePoint MonthlyCalendarView Control? It seems, there is no way to change month in calendar or change view of calendar.
3
votes
1answer
181 views

Should this be a sandboxed solution?

My company outsourced the creation of a SharePoint WebPart for connecting to our cloud service. The WebPart connects to our service by using our REST API. When configuring the WebPart you supply ...
3
votes
0answers
13 views

How to upload file in document library in sandbox solution? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Upload file using sandbox solution How to upload file in document library in sandbox solution ? File upload control is not working sandbox in sandbox solution
3
votes
1answer
521 views

RSS Feed Viewer Sharepoint 2010 Webpart stopped working

I have a RSS view webpart in Sharepoint 2010 portal, till last day it was working fine. Now it's throwing the error. “The requested RSS feed could not be displayed. Please verify the settings and url ...