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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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? ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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) ...
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Page Layout html page field filter outside of web part zone

I have a page layout with some web parts outside of a webpart zone so that they are added to already created pages which use the page layout. I want to add a page field filter to the page as well and ...
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Client Web Part - XsltListViewWebPart

I'm trying to display a list view inside a client web part (for SharePoint hosted App). The below code will work inside an app page but does not render in a client web part. There are no errors ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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
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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 ...
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How do modify active directory user properties?

I use this code for find users in AD SearchResultCollection results = null; try { SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { ...
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Where is the Organization Browser Web Part? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where is Organization Browser Web Part? SharePoint Server Standard Site Collection features is Activated. Also show up in Web Part gallery. Howerver, only 2 of the ...
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How to set link on images with SP OOTB picture library slide show web part?

I added a link column in my picture library and populated with links. Then added SP OOTB picture library slide show web part. Both pictures and it's description are showing. I need the link to be on ...
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Can I create a connected web part using Silverlight in SharePoint 2007?

Currently, I have a connected web part that consumes a SharePoint list and uses the data to add locations to a Google Map control. What I'd like to do is use the Bing Maps Silverlight control and use ...
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Dynamically registering JavaScript from within a sandbox web part

I am mid-way through development of a corporate intranet that will be hosted in SharePoint Online. For this reason, we are restricted to using sandbox solutions. One of the last "gotchas" that I need ...
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Getting twitter updates into sharepoint

I would like to get the twitter updates from a user account onto my SharePoint site. Please suggest me how to use that functionality.
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How to determine which WFE you are hitting?

Webpart on the home page broken but does not appeared to be broken all the time. So I need to find out which WFE webpart is broken? Load balance is in place with 2 WFE. or is not the WFE since ...
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Install-SPSolution : This solution contains no resources scoped for a Web application and cannot be deployed to a particular Web application

I have a powershell script that deploys about 12 web parts. They have all been created in the manner through visual studio 2010 and are being deployed to sharepoint 2010. I am getting the following ...
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Remove problem web part from my site page

How can I remove a problematic web part from a customised my site page? The web part is redirecting me to another site before I have chance to remove it
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Can a web part prevent master page jQuery from executing properly?

I'm including jQuery and a custom .js file into the master page of my SharePoint 2010 site. In the $(document).ready() function, I'm setting a live event handler on an element in the header of the ...
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Content rotator for SharePoint lists

I'd like to build a content rotator web part for SharePoint 2010 to display list information. I'm working with the ever-popular AnythingSlider. A couple of questions: How would I let the page author ...
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How to get value of List Filter web part in Javascript?

I use the SharePoint List Filter web part on a page to control several Data View Web Parts. How do I read the current value of the List Filter in Javascript?
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Get Web Part name from GUID

We're migrating from SP2007 to SP2010 and are seeing some error messages about missing web parts during the upgrade, but the error messages only list the GUID and not the web part name. Is there a way ...
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Is it possible to add webpart zone in sitepages?

I had a SharePoint site where I created a page (not a webpart page). Can I add webpart zone on this page?
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How do you create webpart-specific config files?

How do you create application specific config files for a GAC-deployed webpart in SharePoint 2010? Which one or more of app.config/web.config/supplemental config are appropriate to use for webparts? ...
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Users image in my site programatically

How to get the users image in my site programatically? I need to show image of the logged-in user in my webpart.
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Creating a news site with out-of-the-box web parts?

In my company we have these periodically released news bulletins. One news bulletin is one html page. Now I am looking for a way to create a decent overview of these bulletins whilst also displaying ...
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web parts vs user controls

I need to develop a SharePoint solution that has many layout pages, ten sub sites to be exact. Each department wants to have its own slight variation on the three layout pages proposed at the ...
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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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Web Part without any title?

Is it possible to create a web part without having any title (not missing title message either). The reason I want to do it is, I want to show a message on the first page. Is there any other way to ...
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How to get current SPListItem from web part on edit form?

It seems like there should be a way to do this, but I haven't found anything. Do I need to use the url to try and extract this information or is there a better way?
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Global property for all webparts on a page

Not sure if this is even possible. Is there a way to setup a global property that can be used by all webparts on a page.
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How can I show announcements from a different site collection?

We have a site collection at the top level to create the navigation between the different site collections of all departments. The desire is to have a central announcement board on the main page of ...
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Web parts documentation for SharePoint 2010

I can't seem to find the documentation for Web Part development on SharePoint 2010. I need all the details, connectable web parts, custom verbs etc and what has changed since MOSS 2007. Thanks.
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Get the current UI language from a webpart

How can I get the selected language in the screenshot, from inside of a webpart? I'm using sharepoint 2010. My webpart is a "visual web part" created in VS2010. I'm trying things like ...
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Any problems using Smartparts to host ASP.NET user controls directly in Sharepoint?

I am thinking about using SmartParts (http://www.codeplex.com/smartpart) to directly Host ASP.NET user controls in sharepoint. This needs however that I manually copy all user controls to all WFE ...
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How to make a web part configurable?

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am using publishing portal template. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5. I want to develop a WebPart ...
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App Part VS Webpart

What is difference between an app part and web part in sharepoint 2013 ? I only know apps load inside an iframe .
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Web Parts overlapping undesirably

On our SharePoint 2010 Enterprise environment, every page is having some strange behavior with the web part zones. In Edit mode, it essentially looks like this: In non-edit mode, it looks even ...
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Can we avoid clunky hiding of WebParts?

It's a real drag and performance killer to have to load all the WebParts on a page and then laboriously hide and reveal all the ones relevant to user groups / permission levels. Especially when on the ...
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How to Fetch Data from .ICS file in Sharepoint 2010 ?

How to fetch data from iCalendar file in sharepoint 2010 webpart ?
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Closed vs. Hidden Web Part - what is the difference?

What is the difference between "Hidden Web Part" and "Closed Web Pat"? PS. I tried to search on the internet but could only find "deleting vs. closing" web parts Sharepoint 2010 (Sharepoint ...
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The <today/> tag not working in my CAML Query?

I am trying to retrieve the 5 most upcoming (with respect to expiry date) announcement list item "Title's".The query partly works but what it fails to do is include and display todays announcements as ...
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How can I override default css in SharePoinrt 2010 web parts

I would like all my custom webpart and default webparts to look the same. I know css classes like: ms-vh and ms-vb are used for the fonts, anchors and cell backgrounds. What would be the best way to ...
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Edit a webpart in SharePoint

Someone deployed a webpart to our site that left and that webpart changed the globalbreadcrumb banner of the sitecollection. The webpart is needed to be used, but I want to remove the code that is ...
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Easy way to add a custom web part property to a web part?

I'm creating a web part using Visual Studio 2008 for SharePoint 2007. If I'm creating the web part from scratch, I typically don't have any properties defined yet in my code. I've found that it is ...
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How do I disable the web part export option?

I have the requirement to not allow users to export my custom web part. How do I disable/hide the Export menu option?
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Display list of file(s) within document library

Scenario : Sharepoint 2010 foundation site with a document library. The library has many folders (and probably sub-folders in each folder). There are files in these folders/sub-folders. I am looking ...