Inline Editing in SharePoint 2010 – How to Enable? Not working? Set the Style to Default

Inline Editing feature in SharePoint 2010 provides us an option for editing items in the same page – Same Line, with out going to a separate edit form. How to enable inline editing in SharePoint 2010? It’s configured in view’s settings. To activate inline editing in SharePoint 2010, Just modify the view…

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SharePoint Designer “Error Reading File” – Bulk Blank Lines Fix

Getting “Error Reading File” when trying to open a page in SharePoint Designer? Well, it’s a bug! SharePoint designer inserts Blank lines in the aspx file when you edit!! Fix: Open the page as text in SPD (or any other Text editor), Remove Blank Lines (Careful! Don’t delete the code. Delete only…

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Bulk Upload Files to SharePoint using PowerShell

Requirement: Upload multiple files from a local folder to SharePoint document library along with their Metadata. Bulk upload can be done via the SharePoint web interface by selecting multiple file upload, however setting metadata may be an issue, when it comes to a large number of documents. PowerShell to Bulk Upload Files…

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Find All InfoPath Form Libraries in SharePoint using PowerShell

During a Corporate Re-branding project, implemented a new logo, color themes all over the SharePoint sites, and now, the new Logo must be changed in All the InfoPath Form Libraries! It was really challenging to manually find InfoPath form libraries in a Large environment with 1500+ site collections. Automation? PowerShell! Here goes…

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Integrating SMS Alert Configuration in SharePoint

Introduction: SMS Alerting is a new feature introduced in SharePoint 2010. Business requirements like, user should get a SMS whenever new announcement published or stock level decreased can be fulfilled with SMS integration. In some cases, SMS is preferred than Email message as SMS is fast and Email may get filtered by…

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SharePoint Developer Dashboard – FAQs

This article is to answer some of the Frequently asked questions on SharePoint developer dashboard. What is Developer Dashboard in SharePoint? The developer dashboard is a new feature introduced in SharePoint 2010 to monitor and debug the performance on a page-by-page basis. Remember the old days, when it was too difficult in…

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Find All Documents Created or Modified by a Particular User in Specific Date Time

Requirement is to find all documents which are uploaded to the SharePoint environment during the past one Month. PowerShell can do the reporting well. Lets see the code: Same way, we can find all documents uploaded to SharePoint sites based on Date criteria by just checking $item.File.TimeLastModified property. Say For instance, You…

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Hide SharePoint 2007 List Toolbar buttons and Menu Items

Got a requirement to Hide SharePoint toolbar buttons (E.g. “New”, “Upload”), Menu Items (E.g. “Upload Multiple Files”, “Alert Me”) from all document libraries of a SharePoint 2007 site collection. If its is for just a single document library, this can be achieved by wring Javascript-CSS, place it in Content Editor web part…

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SharePoint Migration Tools Comparison

Disclaimer: By writing this article, I’m not promoting or demoting any SharePoint migration product. This analysis was done in early 2012. Product features may get improved meanwhile. Products are compared in the perspective of the features required for my business scenarios. I’ve conducted these tests by migrating from our live SPS-2003 and…

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