Monthly archives: December, 2017

Ghost SharePoint solutions must die

We are developing a custom claims provider. In order to aid in debugging I write to a log file. I have little experience with SharePoint but I found and follow several different guides. Essentially, I create a WSP (with a Farm-level feature) and deploy it with PowerShell: Add-SPSolution C:\temp\OurCCP.wsp Install-SPSolution OurCCP.wsp -GACDeployment And when I …

Unable to hide the ribbon button using custom action

I have created one content type inheriting from Pages content type, and applied it to Pages library in publishing web. I want to hide the Publish button from the ribbon. To do so, I have created one custom action which contains following code. I have referred this link for hiding button from ribbon. But unfortunately, …

JSOM List Item Field Values

This should be an easy one but for some reason the answer is escaping me. I am executing a query with joins that includes projected fields (fields from one of the joined lists) using JSOM. Using server side code, the type of one of these field values is String and has a value in the …

Add New Calendar item default All Day Event

Is there any way to make “All Day Event” the default for adding a new calendar item without running a script. Our environment does not allow scripts to run so I cannot use the jquery.min.js to perform that, so I needed to know if there are any other methods to set this up? Below is …

ALM for Site Templates? Template or CSOM App?

Looking at the best way to implement a set of feature requirements for a new product being proposed by my firm. A client portal accessed through our 365 SharePoint environment. Features: dropbox repository which routes documents into various other libraries based on column data. Main document library with managed metadata and metadata navigation/views. Other various …