How to create a site provisioning capability within SharePoint’s Sandbox constraints

This article offers a design for providing a controlled mechanism for SharePoint sub-site creation through an approval process, within the constraints of the SharePoint Sandbox. This approach could be used in a SharePoint Online/Office 365 scenario, or for within a corporate environment where there is a need to build and manage solutions more quickly. This…

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Custom Search Control Not Being Displayed in Meeting Workspace

Objective: Include an additional search control adjacent to the standard search box on a Meeting Workspace site, but not show any search controls on system pages (as is the default).  Problem: The Meeting Workspace masterpage MWSDefaultv4.master includes the ContentPlaceHolder with id=”PlaceHolderSearchArea” to display the standard search box. You might expect that if you modify the…

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Christopher Walker

Whilst SharePoint gives us daily challenges and keeps us employed, clients do get excited about it and I enjoy helping solving their problems. The past few years, between MOSS and 2010, I focused on user experience, learning and applying user centered design and skilling up on other UX technologies, Silverlight in particular. I have worked…

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