Tag Archives: Web Part

CQWP sees a null for a field that has a value.

I spent a great deal of time doing battle with the Content Query Web Part (CQWP) this week. The plan was to provide a page of archived news events showing the event published date followed with the event DisplayTitle and … Continue reading

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Increase the manageability of CEWPs using jQuery and a single list

A few days ago I was asked to take a look at a SharePoint site with a faulty web part. The fault was in a web part on a site home page used to display the site’s announcements. Easy I … Continue reading

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A fix for the Contact Detail web part

I’ve noticed that adding two or more Contact Details web parts to a page breaks the presence information behaviour. Moving the mouse over the first entry works but all others on the page do not. There have been various fixes … 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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Treeview using PopulateOnDemand and SelectedNodeChanged

You might, like me have come across major issues¬†using a treeview to support both the PopulateOnDemand and¬†SelectedNodeChanged events.¬† The problems are further compounded if you are using Ajax. I wanted to use a tree view to help users navigate around … Continue reading

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