Monthly Archives: August 2013

Calling JavaScript Methods during SharePoint Page Load in JSOM

As you may notice from today’s posts, I have spent last few weeks working with JSOM in SharePoint publishing pages. One of the main requirement was calling JavaScript methods to initialize page controls and validating page components while SharePoint publishing … Continue reading

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Determine if SharePoint Page Instance is in Edit Mode from JavaScript

I have been recently working on publishing page layouts and wanted to ensure code required to access EditModePanel controls executes only if page instance is in Edit mode from Javascript. As usual, upon doing quick Google research, I have found … Continue reading

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Disable “Add a Web Part” within a Web Part Zone

This is another self note article for me. I have been recently working on the page layouts and wanted to ensure web parts are added to the hidden web part zone only programmatically. I wanted to ensure end users are … Continue reading

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Issues with Visual Studio 2012 Connecting to the SharePoint Sites with Host Headers – Cannot connect to the targeted site

I came across very peculiar issue when I was trying to create SharePoint 2013 Project in Visual Studio 2012 while connecting to my SSL enabled SharePoint Sites. Visual Studio thrown an error – cannot connect to the targeted site. This … Continue reading

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My Take on Running VMware Workstation and Hyper-V on Same Windows 8 Machine

Let me first clarify. Running both VMware Workstation (Current version – 9) and Hyper-V on same Windows 8 machine is not supported. Back in SharePoint 2010 and Windows 7 days, because of lack of client virtualization technologies on Windows 7, … Continue reading

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