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Sharepoint Software Engineer and Consultant Ottawa, Ontario.


Mar
18
comment Why does SP2013 “Add a Page” place the page in parent site instead of current subsite?
Robert: yes, I'm absolutely sure. I navigate to the subsite, then try to add the page.
Mar
18
comment Add Publishing Pages to specfic subsites programmatically in FeatureReceiver
Hmmm ... I'd like to see it too, since I have to solve this exact problem. TIA, Josh
Mar
18
asked Why does SP2013 “Add a Page” place the page in parent site instead of current subsite?
Mar
7
comment Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013
Custom Layouts - a couple of master pages with two or three layouts each. But far as I can tell, I can't find a way to customize the look of the page I get from "Add A Page" unless I write a custom action to override the command.
Mar
6
comment Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013
sween_sp, I was able to import the same taxonomy set to two differently-named term groups: not very elegant, but functional. But I'm still confused as to whether I need to just add a taxonomy field to the Page or modify the actual Page content type in order for the Content Organizer to recognize it, and I can't find an easy way to make it appear right under the user's nose.
Mar
5
comment Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013
"Hierarchy" is a better word for it, I guess: categories, sub-categories and sub-sub-categories, etc. Consequently there aren't really any interdependencies, although the hierarchical view of things is ingrained.
Mar
5
comment Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013
Hmmm ... Perhaps I didn't understand this correctly. It looks like I can't just add a custom property to the Pages library -- the Content Organizer seems to want it as a part of the actual Page content type. The other problem is that the property is not front and centre when I add the page -- it's hidden (so to speak) in the Page Properties dropdown, and I'm not sure the customer would remember to fill it in. Is there a way to add it to the New Page dialog? What I'm looking for, of course, is a way to make this foolproof.
Mar
4
comment Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013
Well, there's one drawback - you can't use a term set that's already used for Site Navigation. Grrr
Mar
4
comment Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013
Oops ... the questions are: (a) are edited pages considered to be "uploaded" (I imagine they are, otherwise they wouldn't work this way, but I'd rather be on the safe side and ask anyway)? (b) do you simply add the property to the page library itself? It sounds too good to be true. Have you found any drawbacks to this scheme?
Mar
4
comment Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013
What a nugget! I'd better temper my enthusiasm with a couple of questions: Thanks very much for this.
Mar
4
comment Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013
Does this help? Yes, very much, except for one thing: the organization has three levels of classification. By constructing content types in the page library, I'd be effectively flattening that down to one and probably making it unacceptably long. But it's an approach that I think I may turn to somewhere down the road. Thanks.
Mar
4
asked Best Approach for using folders in Pages in Publishing site SharePoint 2013
Jan
7
comment Is there a setting that determines the default root folder of a freshly-created SPList?
Absolutely. The codebase is exactly the same in both the before and after situations. And I'm positive that document libraries get created in Lists/
Jan
6
asked Is there a setting that determines the default root folder of a freshly-created SPList?
Dec
4
answered How do I provision a WikiPage with Visual Studio 2012
Dec
4
revised How do I provision a WikiPage with Visual Studio 2012
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Nov
28
answered How do I provision a WikiPage with Visual Studio 2012
Nov
27
asked How do I provision a WikiPage with Visual Studio 2012
Nov
23
comment how do site collection administrators get to see items for a targeted audience?
PirateEric: Adding an SCA group with no extra permissions is quite elegant. Better yet, if this were made into an AD group, it would always be kept up to date. Thanks very much.
Nov
22
comment how do site collection administrators get to see items for a targeted audience?
I don't see the relevance of your question, sorry.