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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Toolbar to show the context of a ListViewWebPart

I'm using ListViewWebPart to display contents of SPFolder (subfolder inside a list) to display its contents. Below is the code to implement this: protected override void CreateChildControls() { ...
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Search Box disappears when I save Web Part Settings

I am checking the "display search box" option in my web part properties and clicking "ok" but the search box disappears. When I click "apply" it will show the search box, but it will disappear again ...
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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 ...
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Org Browser start at a specific user for SP 2013

I have added an Organization browser to a page and was able to have it visible using the below code. What I am wondering, is how I can have the browser begin with a specifc user and not the viewing ...
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show contents of a wiki page on as webpart 2007

I want to display a wiki page on a sites main page (2007) I tried doing a page viewer and that displayed the ENTIRE page with top links and quick launch and everything Any ideas on how to show the ...
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Migrate Web Part from one environment to another?

SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have added a very basic web part to my development environment. It is honestly just the Visual Web Part template. I would like to export this web part and import to ...
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Cannot toggle personalization scope programmatically

I'm trying to switch personalisation scope for the current user: protected void lnkToggleMode_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { try { var wpmgr = ...
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Can I trigger event receiver when webpart is added?

Is there such an event receiver, that would fire when user adds webpart to a page? If yes, how can I create such receiver?
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Is it possible to pre configure a summary link webpart in a custom page layout with several links?

I created a custom page layout with SharePoint Designer for use as a new default or welcome page in a publishing site. The page layout should contain a summary link web part that is pre configured ...
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SP2010 - Formatted data view web part saved to gallery - get error when dropped on parent site

I have a list on a subsite that I need to feature on the parent site homepage. I created the formatted data view and saved it as a web part in the gallery. I drop it on the homepage but get a "web ...
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Webpart not updating for Read only users

I have a SharePoint page with Two webparts, one of them is a list displaying the previous months, the other is a xsl webpart that displays the news of the selected month using the url. (like ...
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Is It Possible to Add the SharePoint List View Related Ribbon to the Application Page?

Is it possible to add the list view related ribbon to the application page? I have a list view webpart in my application page. Now I don't have any ribbon like list view web part. Is it possible to ...
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how to use custom web part properties in CQWP

I have extended the CQWP and have several custom web part properties. One is a text field named "Header" and I would like to use it for a header in my CQWP. I know that I need to edit ItemStyle.xsl ...
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Listview in a webpart: popup only appear once

The problem I am having a problem, with a Listview that gets included in a Webpart. When I am trying to make a, action on a list item, I get the dropdown. If I let et close and try to open it again ...
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Webpart - Get user ID of user profile

I am going to create a webpart located in user profile page. That webpart should get the user ID of user's profile. For example, I login as user A and access to profile of user B, the webpart located ...
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Add button to webpart with javascript

I want to add button to all web parts of my home page instead of add new item link and I've no idea how to create it For additional information I am using share point 2013.
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Picture Library Slideshow

I've added one Picture Library Slideshow web part to my home page of our SharePoint 2013 team site. But I don't like the appearance of this web part (for example size of pictures, next Pause icons , ...
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Web Part Editor Part is not visible

I have a problem with Custom Webpart configuration on Sharepoint 2007. I have 2 environments - dev environment and production. My Custom WebPart has Editor Part as a part of configuration and I can ...
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White space below webparts

I have a web part page and 6 web parts aligned 2x3. However following the web parts there is a lot of white space and I'm not sure how to get rid of it. The grey box in the first picture is all ...
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SP 2010 Document Library make a link with image upload

I managed to create a document library with upload image, now i am having hard time to create a web part to put it on the main page. I want it only to show the uploaded image and every time the image ...
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Are there available web parts or solutions for idea management?

We are currently evaluating sharepoint based idea management as an alternative to full-fledged solutions such as Hype software. (as we are just starting to evaluate, please excuse if I am not using ...
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Promoted links don't work in a page

I've set up a few promoted links lists and I want to embed them in a page as web parts. They show up just fine when doing this, but the links themselves are unresponsive when trying to use them ...
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“Did you mean” works on one WebApplication, but not on the other

I have customized Search Result pages, that need the "Did you mean" feature. So I added the Search Summary web part to both and checked the "Show Messages" checkbox. Now the "Did you mean" message ...
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Saving site as a template breaks Gantt view of list

I am in the process of creating a project management system, in which there is a Gantt chart of all the tasks, displayed as a view of a particular list. I am attempting to save the site as a template ...
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Problem in mail web part

I wrote this code to send mail but there are exceptions in running it. public string SendEmail(string mail, string password, string to, string subject, string body, string filePath) { ...
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Sharepoint webpart outside sharepoint

I need to access a webpart with silverlight object outside sharepoint. Is that possible?
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SiteURL for SharePoint

I have developed a custom web part. This has got the site URL to set in the runtime based upon the Alternate Access Method i.e (Intranet or Extranet). So Site URL will change automatically based upon ...
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Code in the web part

I have the following code in a web part which does the job to pull the information from the external website and create an XML file as data source to a datalist web control. This Data list should be ...
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Accessing sharepoint web part properties from an inherited class

I wonder if someone could help me understand whats going on here. I have a web part with various web part properties. I have a class that inherits the web part class so that I can access my web part ...
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Best method to show all pages in site collection?

Using Sharepoint 2013 I'd like to show all pages in a site collection in a categorized view on the homepage. Would like to be able to filter on this view as well. Is this possible? I've been working ...
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Why am I getting this error? “Incompatible Web Part markup detected. Use *.dwp Web Part XML instead of *.webpart Web Part XML.”

I created a WebPart in Visual Studio 2010 and made the necessary changes to make it work in MOSS 2007. The webpart was working just fine, but I had to remove a couple webparts from the project, so I ...
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2010 - Email a selection from a datasheet

Environment: 2010 Enterprise One of our sites has several lists created from uploading spreadsheets and viewing them in a datasheet view. Some users have been asking if there's a way to easily select ...
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right sided webparts in a div

Is it possible to place the rightsided webparts inside a div with id right? Like this (pipe is a div column): | left nav | left webpart | right webpart | I want to have a div floating to place ...
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XML Viewer Web part: filter/setting/javascript/jquery to dynamically point to xml file

perhaps this is a silly question, but is there a way to use a filter, or some script, or a setting or something like that, in SP2010 to allow a user to select various xml documents from a library and ...
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Update WebPart MenuItem/Verb from Client Side

Here is the scenario - I have a custom webpart where I added one custom menuitem with client side handler, now my requirement is when I click on the menuitem some text should be shown, for example ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Image gallery web part issue

I'm having an issue where I'm adding a image gallery web part and it's not displaying the left and right arrows that allow the user to navigate through the gallery. Instead they all appear stacked on ...
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How to manage “log in with different user ” event of a sharepoint Web Site

Hi I built a Http Module that change Sharepoint MasterPage based on if the user logged in is a Owner/adminstrator. It Works good! But when I try to change the user to test the module, when a click ...
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Bind parameters to my custom reportviewerwebpart and refresh it

I'll try to explain my problem in the easiest way I can, since even for me it is difficult to understand. I've created a custom web part in which I have two columns: a datalist and a few buttons on ...
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changing property of build-in webparts when web creates

I have created a web template based on teamsite (removed wiki feature). I have added a task list and a members webpart on the onet.xml file. I want to change the default view on the task list and ...
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Custom Webpart Sections Missing on SitePage

I have a site collection in SharePoint 2010 that includes custom webparts and it is fully operational on my development server, which is just my desktop with Windows 7. For your knowledge, the ...
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Sharepoint AD profile editor

I'm using Sharepoint 2010 Standard and wanted to know how its possible to alter the Active Directory profile of users. Sharepoint has a Profile Service which i havent used, I dont know if this can ...
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List View Webpart with Thumbnail View

I have a Picture library and I use the default Thumbnails view. So I created a List View WebPart on the home page and the items are all messed up. Instead of showing in a nice and tidy grid, there are ...
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MOSS 2007: jquery can't access web methods from custom web parts

I have custom web parts on MOSS 2007 that uses jquery to call my custom web methods. I have been checking my MOSS 2007 Web Application on Firefox with Firebug and on the Console Tab it says 401 errors ...
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Keep getting Unable to display this Web Part. To troubleshoot the problem, open this Web page in a Microsoft SharePoint Foundation-compatible HTML

Keep getting this error "Unable to display this Web Part. To troubleshoot the problem, open this Web page in a Microsoft SharePoint Foundation-compatible HTML editor such as Microsoft SharePoint ...
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Status List not functioning correctly

I have a status list that works fine and shows the indicator value and everything else I want. HOWEVER, when I try to add this status list to a web part, I can no longer see the Indicator Value...it ...
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Excel webpart limitations…?

Excel webpart limitations? Wanted to configure 8 Excel webparts on my SharePoint 2010 page, it works for 5-6 Excel webpart on the page and started throwing the error "Internet Explorer cannot display ...
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How to set custom Web Part values through powershell?

I am using a powershell script to initialize several values of a custom webpart and then insert that webpart onto a page. I have been partially successful using the method below: ...
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Custom Properties Error for Webpart SP 2007

using System; using System.Runtime.InteropServices; using System.Web.UI; using System.Web.UI.WebControls; using System.Web.UI.WebControls.WebParts; using System.Xml.Serialization; using System.Data; ...
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Updated SharePoint Solution not recongnized

I've modified a minor bug in a User Control of a custom SharePoint solution that was initially deployed on SharePoint 2007 but now it is deployed on SharePoint 2010. I was hoping to just update the ...
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Site Information as parameters into a Silverlight webpart

We are designing a system with one site per customer. We would like to have a silverlight webpart that shows customer information from a line of business application. Is it possible for a ...