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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The connection point “filter parameter” on does not allow multiple connections

I have a custom web part which does not allow multiple connection. Scenario : I've added the custom web part on the page, added 2 lists on the same page. Step 1 : I connect List 1 to web part and ...
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Deploy Sharepoint Dashboad page and KPI List to other site

I have a report library in Sharepoint site where i have several dashboard pages. Each of these dashboard pages have kpi and excel web acess web parts in them (only out of box no custom web parts). A ...
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Why would a site admin or designer use a Web Part Page instead of a new sub-site/sub-site collection?

I am a site owner, and up until now, I have always created sub-sites instead of using basic pages or Web Part pages. I would like to understand what advantages Web Part Pages have over just adding a ...
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custom editor web part - disappears other property

Update: protected override void CreateChildControls() { // autopostback ddlTopic = new DropDownList { CssClass = ...
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Hide Certain Fields in KPI Detail Web Part

Specifically i want to hide Workbook and Value Cell in a KPI Details Webpart ad prevent users from drilling down to the workbook. Any idea how i can do this using out of the box ?
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Table of Content Web Part SP2010

I'm currently designing a site in 2010 version for our team. They are not very comfortable using SharePoint and since migrated to version 2010 they are struggling with the basic navigation, so I would ...
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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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How do I resolve the “Unable to display this web part” error?

Our Sharepoint Portal Server 2003 home page has three data view web parts that display different lists. Starting Saturday, all three web parts starting returning this error: Unable to display ...
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Structuring wiki pages with templates in SharePoint 2007

I need to create a custom template for SharePoint 2007 wiki pages. With ability to add multiple web parts zones on Wiki Page. Is it possible to do that, as I have read from online that wiki pages in ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Custom Properties via WebPart UserControl

I have a weather UserControl (defaulting to the headquarters location) . I have removed the ability to "Edit Web Part" because of branding and not wanting to have to train users on how to work the ...
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Cascading DropDownList in Custom Editor Web Part using SharePoint 2010

Does anybody know how to achieve a cascading dropdownlist in an editor web part?
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File not found on WebPart Deployment

I followed the Instructions on msdn and also this one here but unfortunatley nothing seems to work. I've built a custom webpart and packaged it into a .wsp file since i'm trying to import this ...
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Sharepoint Custom WebPart 2007- Target Audience Missing

I have created a site in SP 2007 and its of type Teamsite. I have created a webpart and I want it to target for a group and unfortunately I cannot see target Audience Text box for that Webpart, What ...
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Sharepoint form prepends WPQ2 to form names

I have a custom form added as a webpart that sends to another site. Unfortunately the name attributes of each of my fields is getting prepended with WPQ2 automatically. for example: <input ...
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Weekly update from the boss

I am a site owner for a military unit (we are going heavily to SharePoint.) We have SharePoint 2007 installed, and have no flexibility to add more web parts. We also have limited ability to ...
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Link with QueryString

I have a webpart page with a Query String Filter. That works fine, but I also need some links on the web part page that uses the querystring. Any ideas? Update: Sorry for bad explanation. On the web ...
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How to Show the default loading message while calling postback event.

I am using Update panel in my custom webpart. I need to show the default sharepoint 2010 Loading message when user click on button and postback event fires.
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Add Drop Down List to Change Results Per Page for Search Core Results

Does anyone have an example of how to add a drop down list to the search core results web part to change the number of results?
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Migrate SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2007 or WSS3

May I know if it is possible to migrate (or downgrade) from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2007 or WSS3 and what are the steps in going thru this? (This is because some of our web part only support ...
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Asynchronously load a Sandboxed Web Part

I'm wondering if there is an way to load custom Sandboxed Web Parts asynchronously. I have done this earlier with ScriptManager, I understand that this not possible with Sandboxed solutions. And these ...
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Multicast playing of video inside SharePoint

If I use the Flow Player (http://flowplayer.org/) to play videos (which is stored on a network storage) using the Content Editor Web Part in SharePoint 2007, will the videos operate in a multicast way ...
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creating advance custom property for a web part in sharepoint 2010

so far i able to create a custom property with with single control something like this: string _property1; public string Property2 { get { return _property2; } set ...
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UpdatePanel with SharePoint 2010 web part

UPDATE protected override void CreateChildControls() { if (!this._error) { try { base.CreateChildControls(); ...
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Access WebPart from a different site inside same site collection

How do you access a webpart that lives on a page in a different site? For example, I have http://foo.com/ and http://foo.com/blog. How can I access a webpart on the blog site from the foo.com site?
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Tooltip showing latest pictures inside a Picture Library for SharePoint 2007

Inside a SharePoint Document List, I keep a few folders - Folder A, Folder B, Folder C. Each folder have some pictures inside them. May I know if there are any web part that can help me display at ...
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SharePoint 2010 - WebPart editor part definition

I am creating custom web part editor part. I have created a text box which should only allow integer values. If non integer value is filled in , after clicking on "Apply" , error message is displayed ...
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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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Can't add Claims Web Part

I have successfully managed to make sharepoint web application claims-aware and connect it to my custom STS. Then I wanted to view claims user has after logging in. I got Claims Web Part from Claims ...
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Add a JS file as embedded resource in a web part in VS2010

I am trying to add resources JS files, images, CSS files as embedded resources to my custom web part, I am writing in VS2010. I have set the properties of these files as "Embedded Resources", but I am ...
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how to validate custom web part property? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to validate Web Part property value? below is a custom prop and a code that i am using for my custom web part, my question is, how to validate a custom web part and ...
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how to have a hyperlink in custom web part property

i am working on a custom web part property and my question is how can i have hyper-link(seen in the below image) or bold or italic text in the custom property for the web part?
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Is there a “Who Follows me” Web Part?

I need a WebPart similar to Colleagues WebPart, but to return which users have added me as a Colleague. Does it already exist? Or, how can I develop it? I'm using SharePoint 2010.
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Prevent editors from inserting web parts

Is it possible to restrict editors from inserting web parts anywhere on a SharePoint 2010 publishing page? This article talks about disabling it for certain parts of the page or hiding the Ribbon ...
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Calendar to enable end-user entry

We have a department that needs a rich calendar control: It will display a month layout, with each day being clickable. When a day is clicked, a popup would allow someone to select a two-hour time ...
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How to remove the calendar's default fields using C# code

I am creating a calendar list using code and I am adding my own columns to it. When I click "+Add" link to create a new calendar item I am able to view the custom fields along with the default ...
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Unable to create list using ApplicationPage.aspx

I intend to create list using code. So I used an empty SharePoint project and in that I used the ApplicationPage.aspx. In that I wrote the following code: using(SPSite siteColl=new ...
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WebPart Error after Upgrade to SP1 & June Cumulative update

I am getting following error after I did an update to SP1 Web Part Error: Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource. The above error crops up ...
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Extending WebParts or using Client side script: Best way?

I currently have a "Dashboard" full of CEWPs and DFWPs. It is required that the user can see the last update DateTime for each web part, which I would define as the greatest Modified DateTime of the ...
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PageViewerWebPart strange behaviour

i have a custom prop for ContentLink for PageViewerWebPart and the strange thing is that, if i enter www.yahoo.com i get this below error: The following file(s) have been blocked by the ...
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Validating web part custom property with ajax enabled?

i am using web farm solution and i have implemented few custom properties and my question is, is there a way i can enabled AJAX? when the user enter the bad name i validate in the prop and display ...
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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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Why is the ConnectionInterface object in my custom consumer web part null?

I connected two web parts using a Provider web part, an IConnectionInterface and a Consumer web part. After adding both web parts to my site, the consumer webpart is unable to receive the parameter: ...
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how to render my custom web-part as soon as i insert on the page?

i have created a web-part that user will define the url to render and after user insert the web part on the page it did not renders, user have to edit and enter the url and click apply or ok button in ...
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How do I make the XML Viewer web part ignore a Doctype element?

I have an issue with a SharePoint 2010 xml viewer webpart and an xml feed that contains DOCTYPE. The xml renders fine when there is no associated XSL with the webpart. When I add XSL to the webpart I ...
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How to Remove/Delete a custom web part from SP2010

how to i remove/delete web-part from SP 2010 i tried the below command and it does says operation complted successfully but it still shows up in the custom web part bucket when adding webparts... ...
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how to use SharePoint 2010 web-part - after deployed?

i execute this command on power shell Add-SPSolution C:\Deployment\MyFristWebPart.wsp after execute i get this result: Name SolutionId Deployed ...
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how to deploy custom webpart from one server to another (sharepoint 2010)

Update1: PS C:\> Add-SPSolution c:\Deployment\MyFirstWebPart.wsp Install -SPSolution -Identity NameOfWSP -WebApplication http://sp2010 -GACDeployment Add-SPSolution : A positional parameter cannot ...
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An auction site in SharePoint

I would like to create some sort of auction site in SharePoint. It does not have to be a fantastic one, it has to provide service to +/- 800 employees. It does not actually have to have auctions with ...
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Getting SharePoint absolute site url

I need to get the current absolute url of my site from inside code-behind. I tried SPContext.Current.Site.Url and get this error Value does not fall within the expected range. The goal is to get ...
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passing the sharepoint site name - dynamic or in web.config?

i am looking for a way to easily interchangeable the SPSite name and currently i have hard-coded as you can see below... so what is the best way to deal with this issue, i have DEV/QA/PROD box and i ...