Sharepoint: Open content from CSWP in Office web apps

Published on

When surfacing content using the CSWP it always opens document in the client application instead of the web apps regardless of the configuration. There is a managed property called ‘ServerRedirectedURL’ which provides the correct URL to open documents in the relevant web app. The trouble is that if you users upload non office documents the … Continue reading Sharepoint: Open content from CSWP in Office web apps

Sharepoint 2010: How to copy a Sharepoint page with all webparts included

Published on

How to copy a Sharepoint page with all webparts included: 1) Open the site in SharePoint Designer 2010 & browse to the ‘Pages’ library 2) Create a ‘Temp’ folder 3) Right click the page you want to copy and select ‘Copy’ 4) ‘Paste’ the page into the ‘Temp’ folder 5) Rename the page & copy … Continue reading Sharepoint 2010: How to copy a Sharepoint page with all webparts included

How to format a date field in a CQWP

Published on

To format a date field in a Sharepoint Content Query Webpart (CQWP) you can do the following: 1) Edit your itemstyle.xsl 2) Add a reference to 3) Now you can use the following syntax to format your date 4) Save your itemstyle.xsl & your date should be formatted

Facebook kit for Sharepoint

Published on

Facebook kit for Sharepoint The Facebook Kit for SharePoint (FKS) provides your end users with many great SharePoint web parts that leverage the Facebook Connect API. These Facebook web parts will provide great “Social” value to you sites, and will help connect your employees to each other! The FKS infrastructure helps minimize the steps to … Continue reading Facebook kit for Sharepoint

Sharepoint Javascript Error: ‘style.display’ is not null or not an object

Published on

If you are receiving the following error when trying to access the ‘edit’ menu of a webpart on a page: ‘style.display’ is not null or not an object It is likely that you have some random/extra code in another webpart on the page, this typically happens if you cut & paste text from another location … Continue reading Sharepoint Javascript Error: ‘style.display’ is not null or not an object

How to add extra fields to your CQWP that dont display as standard

Published on

1) Export your Content Query Web part to your desktop 2) Open it with Notepad and look for the following line of code: 3) Change this line to the following, and replace the portion MYINTERNALCOUMNNAME with the internal column name for your column MYINTERNALCOUMNNAME 4) Save your file 5) Import the web part – Edit … Continue reading How to add extra fields to your CQWP that dont display as standard

Content Type Toolbar Web Part

Published on

The Content Type Toolbar is a simple add-on that will enhance the use of SharePoint Content Types in large deployments. The use of content types in SharePoint 2007 has a number of benefits and businesses may spend a considerable amount of time planning and deploying content type to help support their business processes. Unfortunately, the … Continue reading Content Type Toolbar Web Part