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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Adding Report Viewer Web Part to Default page programmatically

I am new to Sharepoint. I need to know the best way to add a ReportViewWebPart to a page through C# code behind. I have tried accessing the web part from WebPartCatalog. It leads me to the ...
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link to custom list item details view that uses joined query

I need to link from some items in a SPGridView to details about those items. For example: Title Item 1 Title Item 2 Title Item 3 Title When a user clicks on an item's title, they should see details ...
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Customizing Native Calendar view of SharePoint 2010/ 2013

I am designing a Training calendar. Instead of designing an entirely new webpart, I want to utilize the existing calendar given by SharePoint. I need to replace "+Add" button from each day in ...
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MySite “Recent Blog Posts” web part always hidden

On our SharePoint 2010 MySites, the "Recent Blog Posts" web part is not showing, and is permanently in "hidden" status on the web part options, despite our best efforts to "unhide" it (unchecking the ...
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One document library, two sites

We have two sites in sharepoint, one in English (subfolder /EN/) and one in French (/FR/) We also have a document library in /EN/. In /FR/ I'd like to use a web part to mirror the above document ...
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List unexpected error

We saved a list as webpart to show this list on other sites or subsites. Now there are two list which can't be open since we saved them as webpart. The webparts are working fine but the list won't ...
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Adding toolbar type to an external list in a webpart yields double toolbar. 2 of them?

Adding toolbar type to an external list in a webpart yields double toolbar. 2 of them? I have an external list that I bought into a web part. I wanted the toolbar to show but I'm getting 2 one on top ...
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Adding SocialCommentControl to a page

I have created a page layout for my publishing site. On this page layout i want to add a commenting and rating option. The rating options shows up just fine on the page but the commentcontrol doesn't ...
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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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Add an existing WebPart Using the Sharepoint client object Model [duplicate]

My knowledge of the Client Object model is fairly limited, although I have been able to remove and move existing web-parts on a particular page. But I'm now struggling to find and then add a custom ...
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sharepoint 2007 - need to work on a copying of the default page with out breaking the site

i need to revamp the whole sharepoint site of our team without breaking it - only allow traffic to it once done. In so doing i have been trying to copy, paste and renaming the default page in order to ...
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How to upload documents FROM sharepoint to an external content management server?

How to upload documents "FROM" sharepoint to an external content management server? Is there a way to provide external CMS as source to sharepoint content server?
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Getting survey graphical result

Ok, Im havving trouble accessing the survey graph. My questions is how on earth does sharpoint create the graph from "graphical summary". I have a webpart, i can get the data and the questions ...
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SharePoint 2010 Visual Webpart vs SharePoint 2013 Visual Web part

Having a SharePoint 2013 installation, I wanted to try creating a web part for SP 2013. I opened visual studio 2012, I could see, project templates for SharePoint 2010 visual web part and SharePoint ...
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Deployed web parts don't show up in Web Part Gallery

I have created several custom web parts in a Visual Studio solution which deploys to my development environment site perfectly directly through Visual Studio. However, I also want to be able to ...
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Custom webpart properties with controls dependent on each other

I have a visual web part with custom properties. I have added 2 fields in the custom properties. One is a check-box and other is a text-box. I have a requirement if check-box is checked then the ...
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Must click twice too update web part view

Alright so I want my view to update when clicking a button. Which kinda works, but I have to click twice to see my changes. From what Ive read the problem might be solved using OnPreRender(), but I ...
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SharePoint List add comments as formatted text

I'm not sure if this is even possible but thought someone must have done something similar. What I'm looking for is the ability for a user to enter a "comment" and that comment populate another field ...
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Importing Web Part Error in Save Site as Template in SharePoint 2010

When saving a site as a template (just this particular site) I receive the following error messages from the ULS logs: *Note: saving without content and I tried to save with content, but received ...
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Allow multiple people to work on different web parts at the same time

I've scoured the internet and tried asking different questions but still can't come up with a nice solution to this problem. Consider a situation where I have 2 web parts, each of which is being ...
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Change a Webpart based on Geo-Location

Im curious if the following exists, and if anyone out there has developed this and might be able to point me in the direction of a tutorial that could help me do what Im about to describe... At work, ...
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Should I use ECMAScript from within a user control or visual web part?

It seems to me that I could use ECMAScript from within a user control or a visual web part, but which is the more efficient in terms of resource use, speed etc?
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Printing Files from Web Part Using HTTP Handler to Default Printer

I created a web part that is basically a document management system for temporary purposes. I need to be able to have a user click on a document he or she wishes to be printed, and have it print. On ...
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Show a message while loading modal dialog

I'm loading a modal dialog on a web part. Sometimes it takes a lot of time to load, like 6/7 secs. Here's the code: function Init(title, id) { var dialogOptions = SP.UI.$create_DialogOptions(); ...
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create_DialogOptions is not a function

I have a Custom Tool part on my web part that handles properties. It has a link that when clicked shows up a modal dialog but I'm getting this error: TypeError: SP.UI.$create_DialogOptions is not a ...
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Web part instances on Pre Render

I've developed a custom web part. With custom properties it loads an iframe along with other text. Then i tried to add this web part twice on the same page everything works fine except the "preview" ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Custom Web Part with UpdatePanel not working in iPad Safari

I'm having an issue where placing an UpdatePanel to asynchronously load some dropdown data causes it to not use an AJAX call but a full post-back, I've read that there's some issues with user agents ...
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CQWP resets to default

I am having problem using CQWP on one of my page. You know under "Query" in CQWP you get 3 options: Show items from all sites in this site collection Show items from the following site and all ...
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Showing user image from active directory on some page

I have a page on which I want to show pictures of some users. The picture needs to be read from Active Directory. The user whose image will be shown is not logged in user but some other users. I ...
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how can i add image,js and dll to my project

I am new in sharepoint development, i want to make wsp with: 1)image 2)javascript/jquery 3) dll suppose theses all are in within project. so tell me how can i add image,js and dll to my project and ...
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Webpart added to webpart page using modules is not visible in edit page

I am provisioning a webpart to a webpart page in sandboxed solution. here is the module's element.xml <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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setting cookie in custom webpart

I have a webpart and I need to set a cookie and read write from/to this cookie. I tried to read the cookie using Request.Cookies["Cookiename"] and setting the cookie using ...
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How to add Newsfeed webpart to SharePoint 2013?

I cannot see it anywhere: neither in Edit -> Insert -> Web Part, nor Edit -> Insert -> App Part. Do I have to enable a certain Feature to be able to use Newsfeed?
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Creating and deploying a visual webpart using VS 2012

I'm new to sharepoint. I managed to create a visual web part in VS 2012. But I don't know how to deploy it properly. I only added a button control to the webpart page. After that I used F5 to deploy ...
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SharePoint Apps - Can we have multiple Client Webpart in a sharePoint app?

Can we have multiple Client Webpart in a sharePoint app? If so, do we need to do any configurations?
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How can I resize a web part to be the size of a div it is sitting in

I am trying to put some final touches on our main portal page. We are using a wiki page with a 2 column text layout. The left column is 75% of the page and the right column is 25%. In the right ...
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Write items from a SP list to html

I've very recently picked up SharePoint and have a limited knowledge of programming so you'll need to bear with me here. I'm currently building on a development site collection in SharePoint Online ...
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Specifying Title URL in List View Webpart

I want to set the Title Url something like /sites/somesite/SitePages/MySearchPage#Default={\"o\":[{\"d\":1,\"p\":\"AverageRating\"}]} where 'AverageRating' is one of my columns using which I am ...
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UpdatePanel in sharepoint not working in Safari browser

I implemented a simple visual web part with updatepanel with a button and a label. When I click on a button, OnClick event is called and the label is getting filled. This works fine in all browsers ...
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List and page structure for rating tracker?

I'm just getting started in SharePoint, and I'm confused on how to reach the end result. Ultimately, I'd like to have a page where a user can enter new rows. These rows would have the following ...
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Display names in dropdown in webpart property

I would like to add custom property that offers a list of choices. It is possible to use Enum type. The property will be then rendered as a combobox. public enum Group { GroupA, ...
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Web Part ApplyChanges not working properly

I have my Tool Part class to handle the properties of my Web Part. My method to create the properties( CreateChildControls ) is working fine but everytime I run this method it's reading a parameter ...
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XsltListViewWebPart provisioning discrepancy SPLimitedWebPartManager AddWebPart versus manually adding

I've exported a XsltListViewWebPart with all of my settings to a .webpart file. I have added this to the webpart gallery in several site collections, I can edit a page add the webpart and it somehow ...
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Update Web Part Property not working

this is my code: [Category("TripleChoice Settings"), Personalizable(PersonalizationScope.Shared), WebBrowsable(true), WebDisplayName("Parameter"), WebDescription("")] public ...
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Filter web parts in SharePoint 2013 STANDARD

I'm not able to find Filter web part category along with the other categories as i try to add the Date Filter web part to my Publishing Site that has Empty Web Part Page as it's layout. Is it that the ...
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Customizing an announcement web part

I use SharePoint 2010 and I have DESIGN persmissions. Here is my problem : I would like to show the title with an "expandable view", which means : if the user clicks, the description is displayed in ...
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Add settings to Web Part

Going to Web Part Gallery we can see a list of Web Parts. Clicking on "Edit" we can see a couple of settings that can be changed. Can I add my own settings here, so they can affect all the instances ...
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Adding “Pages” web part in web part zone by default

On my page I have a web part zone. When I want to display current navigation (I am not using SharePoints OOB current navigation), I click on "Add Web Part" button, select the Pages library as shown in ...
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CSS for all picture Library Slideshow webparts

I am using the v4 master page and noticed a vertical alignment issue on my picture Library Slideshow webparts. I manage to fix this issue by adding the css code display:block !important;. the problem ...
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Web Part not saving content

I developed a Web Part that shows a Modal dialog. An iframe is returned from that dialog and with javascript, pasted into a div on the web part. This is rendered and everything works fine but it does ...