SharePoint 2010 Hosting :: Using MS InfoPath 2010 to Customize Your SharePoint


 Problem The default SharePoint 2010 list forms (DispForm , EditForm & NewForm) are quite generic (as they were with previous SharePoint versions).. Wouldn’t it be great to be able to customize the look & feel of them? InfoPath 2010 to the rescue… Solution Microsoft InfoPath 2010 makes designing and publishing electronic forms easier than ever. InfoPath enables you to create powerful, interactive forms without writing any code. With a few clicks, an Office user can customize SharePoint list forms, add…

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SharePoint 2010 Hosting :: Hide custom code within SharePoint 2010 modal windows


  If you have ever added custom elements to your master page above or below the standard DIV tags you will notice that they start appearing in the SharePoint 2010 Modal windows when you don’t want them to. The simple fix is to use the class “s4-notdlg” on your custom element to hide it when viewing the modal pop up windows. To give you a better idea of what I am talking about I added in a simple DIV tag…

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SharePoint 2010 Hosting :: Basic Branding/Customisation in SharePoint 2010


 I will show you how to do some basic customisation on a SharePoint 2010 Publishing site, and then to make a few tweaks on the “CSS” file on the SharePoint page. I have created a simple Sharepoint 2010 Publishing site and have used SharePoint Designer 2010 to edit the Master Page and create a simple Top banner and make a slight change on the Quick launch menu, adding some simple image and links on the left side.I will detail this…

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SharePoint 2010 Hosting :: Error in SharePoint Designer 2010 with WCF -The server could not complete your request


  I have tried to open my web application in SharePoint Designer 2010 but unfortunately i got the following error: The server could not complete your request. For more specific information , click the Details button (there are nothing :)) so i have solved this error by open the web.config then go to

which related to WCF and then remove the below tags

Hope it helps

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SharePoint 2010 Hosting :: SharePoint 2010 Troubleshooting ULS Viewer


 So what is ULS? It stands for Unified Logging Service. Mr. Winter explained that a lot in his blog so I would not repeat. But, it is the top one thing you should look at when you want to troubleshoot some SharePoint issue. Of course, troubleshooting is not always to get the symbols, debug and trace problems… If that is indeed needed, then it may be a bug.  Most of the time, ULS log is already quite helpful. For example,…

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SharePoint 2010 Hosting :: How to Create SharePoint 2010 Web Part


 If you’ve ever tried searching the internet for some type of tutorial that walks you through the basics of creating a custom Web part in SharePoint 2010 you’ve probably noticed that most of them are fairly basic. More often than not you’ve mistakenly clicked off to a blog post that’s not even related to SharePoint 2010 Web parts. If this has happened to you, you’ve also probably reached a point where you’ve got one eye on some obscure blog post…

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