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Customizing Breadcrumbs in SharePoint 2010

For those of you that are struggling with breadcrumb customization in SharePoint 2010 (as I have), I would strongly advise on using the breadcrumb from nightandday.master – after several hours of trial and error this breadcrumb acts as expected. Happy … Continue reading

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Another SharePoint MVP Chat

Do you have questions about SharePoint? Want to learn more about the recently launched SharePoint 2010?  By popular request, SharePoint MVPs from around the world are participating in a live chat event about SharePoint. These Q&A events are a great opportunity … Continue reading

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SharePoint Nation Web Cast – Creating Custom Actions within SharePoint

Join us on Wednesday, July 21st at 8PM EDT for another SharePoint Nation Virtual User Group Meeting featuring Geoff Varosky.  Details below: Creating Custom Actions within SharePoint Custom Actions control features in SharePoint such as the Edit Control Block, the Site … Continue reading

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SharePoint 2010 Resources

As I dive deep into the world of SharePoint 2010 Customization I will be sharing with you some of the resources/links I find along the way on a new page just created on the site: SharePoint 2010 Resources

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SharePoint MVP Chat you won't want to miss!

Twitter hashtag: #spmvpchat Facebook Event: http://www.facebook.com/#!/event.php?eid=125885194117000 SharePoint Team Blog post: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/sharepoint/archive/2010/06/17/live-chats-to-learn-more-about-sharepoint-with-the-mvp-experts.aspx Live Chats to Learn more about SharePoint – with 17 MVP Experts Do you have questions about SharePoint? Want to learn more about the recently launched SharePoint 2010? By … Continue reading

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No more background woes with dialog boxes in SharePoint 2010

In 2007 dialog boxes often inherited backgrounds that you had not anticipated, or wanted.  It seems 2010 has a much simpler fix to work around this. Adding the class: .s4-notdlg should force the background not to show in dialog windows. … Continue reading

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For those that received an error on my website recently.

Some of you may have received a malware error while visiting my blog. There was an issue with either one of the themes, or comments (or both).    The blog has been completely paved, and upgraded to fix this. On … Continue reading

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For those of you asking about recordings of our virtual user group sessions, they are available.

We make our user group sessions available when possible via our website. http://www.sharepointnation.org

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Free Themes for SharePoint 2003

For those that have been asking for the link to the 10 free themes for SharePoint 2003, they’re still available via Infotech. Download 10 free themes: http://www.infotechsolutions.com/products/sps/Pages/default.aspx

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Breadcrumb Issues in SharePoint 2007

If you do much SharePoint 2007 Customization, then it’s quite likely that two of the following things are true:  1.   You have visited Heather Solomon’s great SharePoint Customization Blog and used her Base Master Pages. 2.   You have run into … Continue reading

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