User Account Control (UAC) and SharePoint

Hi again, Finaly I found a published recommendation for this scenario. I have faced sometimes that SharePoint package installation failed due to an access denied or blocked dll. In this scenarios UAc is involved. And so follow this recommendation for server configuration: Bye!  

Disable co-authoring (SharePoint Server 2010)

Just for my own reference and better indexing 😉 Is co-authoring in SharePoint 2010 configurable? yes it does. Be aware of requirements, and its incompatibility with checkout state. Indeed this behavior should be highlighted Ciao!

Media queries with your favorite platform

Nice Spring, I wasn’t aware of current state (W3C Candidate Recommendation) for Media Queries so seeing different scenarios to benefit from this information was a pretty one 🙂 IE9 and IE10 supports them, so you may test it in a Windows Slate Windows Surface. Of course you can enhance your experience with iPad and SharePoint too:…

Custom mobile redirect SharePoint 2010 publishing site

Hi, I go this request from a customer, and as you may get multiple alternatives; it would be nice to get an official link. You will search for custom mobile redirection in your favorite search engine and get to How to: Customize the Mobile Home Page Through Redirection this will help you to change redirection within mobile…

Clicking on the docicon does not launch document

Hi, You (and your users/customers) may have noticed that working with SharePoint 2010 lists clicking on the icon does not launch the document (as it was the case in SharePoint 2007). You may have implemented a workaround as described here. Just be aware of a package published at codeplex that includes this workaround: Bye!

The creator of this fault did not specify a Reason

Hi, Did you were developing with SharePoint 2010 and found this error when working with Search Query? This seems WCF service, isn’t it? But you have no clue about the real problem, only a short “Property doesn’t exist or is used in a manner inconsistent with schema settings” with an exception in Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.Query.InvalidPropertyException Stack =…

How to: Add Publishing Image Field in your Search results

Hi, This has been a recurring problem in SharePoint: Although you add a publishingImage field to your layout and it gets indexed, the managed property mapped to this crawled property has no value. This is related to two issues: Compound controls does not get indexed. Specifically only text is get indexed, and HTML is stripped…


Page Layout Buttons Disabled on Ribbon

Hi, You may face that altough: You have permissions to edit the layout The page Layouts are available to be changed The page is checked out And the page “seems” to be in edit mode You still can’t change the layout. This seems a bug, as the layout button is enable by the querystring EditMode. So…


Order List Content Types or Solve your "Specified argument was out of the range of valid values.Parameter name: id / value"

Hi, You have tried to order the content type list for a list and you are not able to do it. You always receive an error when UniqueContentTypeOrder is set. Take a look at the following steps in order to resolve the issue. SPFolder folder = list.RootFolder; IList<SPContentType> contentTypeCollection = new List<SPContentType>(); contentTypeCollection = folder.ContentTypeOrder;…


Use Jump Lists with your SharePoint 2010 development environment

Hi, Historically developers has been using tricks to get to SharePoint Root Path, as Shortcut to 12/14 hive. With Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows 7, we can start using jump lists to get a short cut in windows explorer. That’s all! Bye