Javascript

SharePoint 2013 ‘SharePoint Hosted’ App Permissions

It turns out this SharePoint 2013 dev malarkey is actually pretty good! I’m working on a SharePoint hosted app at the moment which queries the User Profile Service using SP.UserProfiles.js. It’s nice to see that we have a decent javascript API to use now when querying user profiles. Anyhow my…

The User Information List – a really valuable resource!

The SharePoint ‘User Information List’ is an often ignored hidden SharePoint list. When a user is added to a SharePoint site their details are copied into the list. It’s really easy to forget its there and it can be a valuable resource when developing in the sandbox. The other day…

SharePoint 2003 site in 2010 –‘Error on page’ when trying to add web parts

We recently came across this issue when migrating some SharePoint Portal Server 2003 sites to SharePoint 2010 for a client. The UI of the site had not been upgraded and was still showing the 2003 look and feel. When attempting to add web parts to the page using the ‘Edit…