Omicron Llama

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Sandboxed Visual Web Part in VS2010 – ‘InitializeControl’ does not exist

(Cut to chase – your ASCX file is too large, strip out code away from the ascx preventing it from being de serialized, such as holding lots of JS in another file) Whilst experimenting with various methods of developing client object model solutions for SharePoint 2010, I’ve been pointed towards the Visual Web Part for […]

SharePoint: Reproducing a Roll-Up DataViewWebPart in Another Web

Cross-Posted from EndUser SharePoint After reading a fantasticĀ post by Laura Rogers on displaying a roll-up web partĀ using Sharepoint Designer and the all-powerful DataViewWebPart, I came across a need to produce a similar (but summarised) view of a Roll-up on another site. My current full rollup exists in a Web which recurses its sub Webs to […]

Work Plan Web Part

The requirement for this idea was to take a current Excel spreadsheet solution and “Sharepointify” it. Word of warning: I think this is by far the most confusing post I’ve ever written. It may just be for personal reference only… The current system is a work plan for the team leader written in Excel which […]

Year-to-View with Sharepoint Calendar BugFixed!

“Suji” has helpfully informed me that my previous post about a Year View of the Calendar had a bug in it. To view the original post: The bug is that if an event were to span 2 months (ie: Starts September 30th and Finishes October 2nd) then the view would ouput only under the […]

Year-To-View with Sharepoint Calendar

Today I came up with a relatively simple way to produce a (slightly specialised) year-to-view calendar web part for use with Sharepoint Calendar lists. The Requirement Our events guys (both of them) use a Sharepoint Calendar to store Events at which our company both hosts and exhibits. This is useful for storing rough details and […]