Tag Archives: Feature

Housekeeping timer job that can dynamically load housekeepers

I have been toying with the idea of creating a general purpose timer job that can carry out any number of tasks now or in the future and that will not require re-compiling or redeployment. The solution I thought of … Continue reading

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Short cut to provisioning pages with web parts

I recently had to provision a page with the OOTB Business Data List web part using a feature. The Business data List web part uses a BDC application definition to surface SQL data to the list. The web part once … Continue reading

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Content Types, Inheritance and the RemoveFieldRef element

This is an issue that has just bitten me so wanted to document my findings. There are quite a few postings out there on this – this is my take on it following some extensive testing of the different combinations.

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Leveraging the AdditionalPageHead delegate control to override the default help collection

I have mentioned the use of the AdditionalPageHead delegate control for inserting useful functionality into all SharePoint pages in a site a few times. Until now I haven’t actually outlined how this is done – since let’s be fair there … Continue reading

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