Monthly Archives: April 2012

Get field value during an event handler.

Hi everyone, Today I will talk about “event handler” and more specifically those used on elements of lists and libraries. 3 types of events are attached to the lists and libraries: Adding, updating and deleting Each of its events can be retrieved synchronously (at the time of the action) andasynchronous (right after the end of the action). It’s very easy to spot if a function is synchronous or … Continue reading

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Allow anonymous access to custom application pages

Hi everyone, Today I’ll talk about a problem I encountered some time ago. The project had some applicative pages which needed to be deployed on a site where anonymous access is enabled. Those pages had to be used both by registered users and anonymous users. All the code of the page had been properly implemented (with some … Continue reading

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Overview of CKSDev tool

Hello everyone, Today I’ll talk about an add-in that I use every day in my developments, namely the CKSDEV. It’s a codeplex project that you can find here: http://cksdev.codeplex.com/ I stumbled upon it almost a year ago and now I can’t do without it! Indeed it adds very useful functionalities to Visual Studio for SharePoint developers. I’m not going to present all the possibilities of this tool for the simple … Continue reading

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Only Content controls are allowed directly in a content page that contains Content controls

Hello everyone, Today I’ll talk about an error that often happens when developing custom page layouts. If you have a page using a custom page layout and that when you browse this page you see the error “Only Content controls … Continue reading

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Filter a list dynamically

Hello everyone, Today I’ll talk about a request I had more than once lately, whether it’s with my clients or on msdn forums where the issue came up several times : How to filter a list based a parameter entered … Continue reading

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