0

I am trying to do something fairly simple in SharePoint 2010. I have a Link (Links object) on a subsite. I want to show this list in a parent site. I found several links that show how to do this, such as http://mroffice365.com/2012/01/sharepoint-display-a-list-or-library-from-subsite-to-the-top-level-site/

Basically, they say to open the list in SharePoint designer, and export it as a web part. However, when I click the "All Links" view in the "Views" section, I should be getting a "List View Tools" tab at the top. However, I do not. It displays the code for the page and shows a "Code View Tools" tab at the top. Why am I stuck in this code view mode, and how do I get the regular List View Tools tab back?

0

After restarting SharePoint Designer, I was able to get into Design View. I could then click on white space on the page and the List View Tools tab showed at the top.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.