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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WebPart made of user controls

I have a number of custom web parts which have similar functions and properties shared through each of them. Each have a subset of a larger set of functions, rather than redevelop the same controls ...
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Retrieve SharePoint File Associations Icons programatically

This article explains how you can configure icons for files in SharePoint. But what if you want to reuse these icons for custom links that your solution (e.g. webpart) generates. Is there a smart and ...
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Unknown server tag 'asp:ListView' error with Sharepoint 2010 / .Net 3.5

I'm developing a visual web part in Visual Studio 2010 for sharepoint and i have a listview control embedded. I keep getting this error message in runtime even though I made sure it's namespaces are ...
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would this retract a solution from only one server in a farm?

I have a webpart that failed on one web server and works fine on another. The issue seems to be related to the .DLL on the failing web server. If i use the command stsadm -o retractsolution and ...
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how to nest a visual webpart inside another?

I just wanna insert a visual webpart inside another, I'm using this tag to register the inserted web part like this: <%@ Register Src="~/PL/VisualWebPart1/VisualWebPart1UserControl.ascx" ...
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Access Denied on Web Part

I followed this article to display sub-sites on site collection's home page. I works fine when user have contribute access. But user with read or view only gets Access Denied. What are my options so I ...
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Remove arrows from menutemplate

I've create a web part that displays a SPGridView with an SPMenuTemplate. My problem is the context menu that pops up has these little arrows on the left hand side which are undesired and which also ...
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Personalizable web part custom property not shown for users with Contribute permission level

I've create the Web Part for SharePoint 2010, which contains simple custom property with PersonalizationScope.User. Web part inherited from the System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts.WebPart private int ...
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SharePoint Document Library Views are no longer visible

I created 5 different views in a document library and by accidently I went to the edit page of the library and deleted the default document library webpart. Now I added the same doclib webpart again ...
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How do I hyperlink columns in a List View Web Part without SharePoint Designer?

I know I can use SharePoint Designer to convert a list to a data view web part and then I can do this easily. But I wanted to know if there was a way to do this with a list view web part without the ...
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Pass data between Viewer and Editor web parts

I'm writing my first web parts for SharePoint 2010. I have two web parts, a viewer and an editor. In the viewer web part I have an edit button that when the user clciks on I want to populate the ...
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Which approach to use for connectable web parts?

I just finished this tutorial, pretty simple. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff597538.aspx But I also found this other one talking about the same topic ...
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Is it possible to show an announcement list as two columns?

How is it possible to display an announcement list of items, in two columns in the same web part, with just their names as clickable links being displayed on the web part.
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Web part for Flash? Detecting Flash supportability?

I want to develop a web part (For: MOSS2007 and SP2010) that displays Flash file (.swf), and I found out this source code (http://www.codeproject.com/KB/sharepoint/MOSSFlashWebPart.aspx) which seems ...
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The same web part (.wsp) for MOSS 2007 and SP 2010?

Is it possible to have the same web part (.wsp) for both (MOSS 2007 & SP 2010)? Assume that I want to develop a simple web part, and I want to deploy it on MOSS 2007 and also on SP 2010? So, is ...
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move or delete webpart that comes with default.aspx page

I am using Parentweb.Webs.Add to add subsite. However the default.aspx comes with sharepoint log which I dont need. Also I need to move the announce webpart zone to the right. And delete calendar ...
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“A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be displayed or imported. The type could not be found or it is not registered as safe.”

I have deployed a webpart to my MOSS 2007 environment and have the following error: "A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be displayed or imported. The type could not be found or it ...
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How can I find out if the current user is a member of a particular audience?

I am trying to do some things in a web part based on the audience that a user is in. This is my first pass at the code, and it works on my dev VM. However on the test machine it fails blocking access ...
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How to link web parts?

I have a page with 2 web parts. One of them is a list, where the users can add an item (their personal info). Once they have entered their personal info, it should show up in the 2nd list (with the ...
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Data View Web Part sorting across pagination

Sorting in data view web part(when enabling the checkbox in properties) works for the rows which are currently displayed, but i want that all the rows across apgination gets sorted. What modifications ...
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Best Approach to deploying multiple Web Parts

What is the best approach to deploying multiple web parts? Create one Visual Studio solution and add all the web parts as separate SPIs? The thing about this approach is when one change is made to ...
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Surface XML schema as UI in SharePoint 2010

I have a requirement (at the least possible cost, be that custom dev or 3rd party product) to take an XML schema (which is subject to regular change) and surface a UI to this through SharePoint. The ...
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How to implement the visual web part into the MOSS 2007 site?

i have created the Visual web part for SP2010 site, What i need is i have implement it into this into MOSS 2007 site. Is MOSS2007 support visual web part,and how to do this???
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Rich Text Editor Error Messages

My SharePoint system is experiencing problems when users attempt to edit a web-part text using the Rich Text Editor. Upon selecting "Edit" from the web-part and clicking the "Rich Text Editor" button ...
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Setting height to 100% in Page Viewer Webpart

I want to insert another web page inside a SP2010 page. With "Page Viewer Webpart", it only takes a small portion of the vertical space available on my SP page. I had the same problem in SP2007, and ...
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How do I find the ID of a web part?

I have a web part that saves preferences to an external database because they are used by an outside program. One of the key fields for the preferences is the ID of the web part so each web part ...
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How to create a Data View webpart?

How to create Data View Webpart? or is a free webpart available on the net? I use WSS 3.0
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How can I connect a custom user info web part to an image web part?

I have 2 web parts: SP2010 default image slideshow Custom userinfo from profile db I have user name (domain\username) in webpart 1 which I want to pass to webpart 2 to get user info at the same ...
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Feature and a web part - what happens when you remove the feature [closed]

I put a web part on a page through a feature. I deactivate the feature. Then when I go to activate it again, i loop through the wpManager.WebParts to determine if it is already on the page using ...
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What is the tag for web part description?

I would like to edit the font of the description in my RSS Viewer Web Part. What is the css tag for the description? I tried .description, which was provided from ...
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Is there a way to change the refresh time on the RSS Viewer Web Part?

I need to set the RSS Viewer Web Part to a shorter time. I would like to be able to get the Feed to change shortly (maybe every 10 min). This is for a News feed in an Intranet site and the posters ...
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Check to see if a web part exists on a page using SPLimitedWebPartManager

In a feature I need to check if a part is already on the page. How can this be performed (programatically) (i.e. through a feature) thx
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How do I convert a web part created in Visual Studio 2008 to Visual Studio 2010?

How to convert a web part project created in VS 2008 to VS 2010?
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Develop a custom editable Visual Web Part (WebPart) for SharePoint 2010

I want to develop a webpart that allows editors to amend its content using the built-in rich text editor, and then display that content in a nicely formatted way. The built-in content editor webpart ...
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Difference between Webparts and user controls?

Difference between Webparts and user controls?
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GetWebPart vs. GetWebPart2

I'd like to understand the difference between those Web services: - GetWebPart vs. GetWebPart2 - GetWebPartProperties vs. GetWebPartProperties2 - SaveWebPart vs. SaveWebPart2 I did a test to compare ...
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Solution deploying 'succesfully', yet doesn't..

MOSS 2007 :) I am having problems deploying a webpart.. This webpart was successfully installed and deployed on a similar environment with no problems. However when trying to deploy it in its ...
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How to change sort order of axis on Chart Web Part?

I have a Chart Web Part that is connected to a SharePoint list. I modified the All Items default view of the list so that it would be sorted correctly but the Chart Web Part does not pickup on the ...
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SPCalendarView custom events in SharePoint 2010

In SharePoint 2007 we could use the SPCalendarView control (Microsoft.SharePoint.WebControls) to display custom created calendar events (for example from a separate SQL table). Most links I have seen ...
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Sharepoint Webpart custom properties get default values on server reboot

I have noticed that the custom properties of a webpart I developed return to their default values when I reboot my machine. Is that a normal behavior? are the properties saved as far as the server is ...
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Deploy a visual web part developed with VS2010 to SharePoint 2007

I developed a simple webpart using the Visual Web Part template in Visual Studio 2010 and have been testing it within SharePoint 2010. I want to know if this web part could be deployed to SharePoint ...
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How to display a database table in a page, based on the current Site Collection Subsite

being new to the Sharepoint scene, I was wondering what the best approach was in this situation. I have a few customers, who all login into the Main Home site, and then get a link to their resp. ...
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How do I delete closed web parts from a page?

Due to a performance issue, I closed a few web parts that were on the page, however I now would like to delete those permanently. How do I delete closed web parts from a SharePoint page permanently? ...
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How do I remove Feed link in RSS Viewer Web Part?

I hope this is an easy fix in either the XSL or a Content Editor Web Part. I want to remove/hide the link to the Feed XML from my RSS Viewer Web Part. IT is for an Intranet page and the people ...
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Sharepoint 2010 missing webparts

I set up a sharepoint farm and everything works ok; but when I am trying to add new webparts to a webpart page I get only a small list. Like this: screenshot of german webparts If you compare this ...
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SPGridView Sorting, Filtering and Paging

I'm currently working on my first SharePoint web part to aggregate information from numerous announcement lists in various sites and allow them to be displayed in one single web part. I've used two ...
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Activity stream for SharePoint 2007

Are there any web parts for SharePoint 2007 offering an activity streaming facility?
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Web Part Page with Web Parts

I have a web part page (with 3 web parts; 1 webpart is the document library that the web part residing, other 2 is list dispay from the same site) in a document library. The web part page is in the ...
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Group Alert feature required for WSS 3.0

In current web-part (http://advancedalert.codeplex.com/) there is no facility to remove the group alert or who is subscribed to the lisy. Also new members added to the group do not automatically get ...
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SharePoint 2010 Sandboxed solution error during debugging

I'm in the process of creating a sandboxed web part, during debugging though once it is on the site the web part displays the error shown below: Web Part Error: Unhandled exception was thrown by the ...