Workflows, Manage Permissions options missing in XSLT dataview ECB Menu

When we convert the SharePoint List view to XSLT dataview, “Workflows” will be missing in context Menus. Not only Workflows, Manage Permissions, Edit Document, and some more options will be missing. The only workaround so far I know: Add a new column to the dataview, say the title for the column as…

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Copy Webpart Pages between SharePoint Site Collections

Had a requirement to copy web part pages from one site collection to other. These options failed, I got the page with out any web parts placed: Explorer view copy paste Download a copy and upload SharePoint Designer copy-paste The worked trick is: Using SharePoint Designer – “New from Existing Page”. Steps…

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How to Embed and Integrate YouTube Videos in SharePoint Content Editor Web Part?

It’s a frequently asked question to me, guys asking: “I need to add YouTube videos in my SharePoint site”. In fact, it is very simple to implement. So I’m going to walk-through on how to embed YouTube videos in SharePoint, just using the content editor web part. 1.   Go to YouTube.com and…

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Remove a Web Part Programmatically using PowerShell

We have had bunch of SharePoint 2007 site collections and recently upgraded them to SharePoint 2010. After the upgrade for some reasons, we wanted to delete a particular web part (Tip of the day web part) from the home page of All migrated sites’ default.aspx page of the many sites. I get…

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Page Redirect using CEWP JavaScript in SharePoint

There are some situations, where we need to place re-directs in SharePoint pages. OK.. How to do that? How to redirect a SharePoint page? Simple! We can redirect using content editor web part in SharePoint. Just add a content editor web part, and place the below JavaScript code: This will redirect to…

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List Aggregation-Rollup across site collections (Even across Farms) using Dataview and Web Services in SharePoint

With SharePoint web services and dataview web part, You can aggregate the lists/document libraries/etc between sub-sites/site collections/web applications/even across forms. So, here I’m going to walk through how to achieve this using a simple example. Let’s say I’ve two sites namely:  Site1  and Site2 and I have an Announcement List 1 in Site 1…

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How to display Google map in SharePoint?

In SharePoint, we can display Google Maps without any third-party web parts. Here I explain how you can insert “Google Maps” maps in your SharePoint site with standard out-of-the-box SharePoint features. You can display Google Maps in SharePoint by embedding Google map code in the SharePoint Content Editor Web Part. Go to…

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How to Hide View All Site content & Recycle Bin Links in SharePoint 2010/2007?

Another frequently asked question: How to Hide the Recycle Bin & View all Site content links in SharePoint site? Yes, we can hide them, not a big deal! Hide View all site content & Recycle Bin Links from Quick Launch in MOSS 2007 Here is how to hide View All Site Content…

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