Sometimes in SharePoint you get errors that were not very clear when you start. However if you develop for some time in SharePoint you’ll learn the best practices and you will avoid some simple mistakes. One of these errors is: Attempted to use an object that has ceased to exist. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80030102 (STG_E_REVERTED))
Testing your code can be a time consuming business with SharePoint. You’ll to F5 Build. Deploy, And test. This cycle is extremely slow and you don’t want to do this often. Then there’s unit testing. But SharePoint is a complex system. It needs loads of infrastructure to get anywhere. The best to speed up is […]
SharePoint has the capability to show all checkout page of web. Manage Content and Structure has several built-in filters like: All Draft Documents and Checked Out to Me. This filter options can be extended by defining a CAML query in the list Content and Structure Reports list. However this has drawbacks. It is not possible […]
Recently I was making a Powershell script to automatic deploy SharePoint solutions. However when activating features that were already active an error occurs.
Managed metadata service applications are administered from within SharePoint Central Administration, where you get an overview of all available service applications. But everything over there can also be done in Powershell i.e. creating a Managed Metadata Service Application.
Browser File Handling was introduced into SharePoint 2010 as a security feature and the same applies to SharePoint 2013. When a user requests a file within SharePoint, the web server (IIS) will respond including the “X-Download-Options: noopen” HTTP Response Header if Browser File Handling is set to Strict and the file (MIME) type accessed is […]
In a previous post I explained about Word Automation Services in SharePoint 2010. It worked and the converted files were of a good quality. However there was still some space for improvements. I’ll show what changed in SharePoint 13 in the Word Automation Services.
When you need to convert documents, like Word documents to PDF or XPS in SharePoint 2010 we can use the service application: Word Automation services.
We have a website with a lot of PDF documents. In content hyperlinks are made to these documents. The design that is given us, says we need to show a PDF icon in front the hyperlink. SharePoint has an option with hyperlinks to show a pictogram in front of a hyperlink. But there’s no default […]
Working on an internet facing site there was a requirement to show frequently asked questions (FAQ’s) as related items to a page. The amount of FAQ’s is about 500. Solution To have full control over the solution we decided to use a Content Query WebPart together with Managed Metadata. The managed metadata is one of […]
Working on a SharePoint 2010 site we had a requirement to make the site HTML5 valid. To test this we use the W3C validator on internet. After a lot of improvements we got stuck with just these kind of errors. Attribute xmlns:ddwrt not allowed here.Attribute with the local name xmlns:ddwrt is not serializable as XML […]
What is Managed metadata? In short: Managed metadata is a hierarchical collection of centrally managed terms that you can define, and then use as attributes for items. In a previous post about how to provision Managed Metadata columns, I explained how Managed metadata columns can be created. Navigation We’ve always been able to use folders […]