SharePoint Development

Retrieving values of Managed Properties in SharePoint 2013 Search REST API

Having just spent the best part of a day trying to figure out how to query values of Managed Properties within a SharePoint 2013 App using the new Search REST API, I thought I would share with you how it’s done. There is a real lack of decent MSDN documentation…

Ajax Control Toolkit Accordion not behaving in SharePoint 2007

  If like me you have tried to get the the Ajax Accordion control from the AJAX Control Toolkit (http://www.asp.net/(S(fu2l2uzphr2u3u45q2dnez55))/ajax/AjaxControlToolkit/Samples/) to work in SharePoint you may have failed or gave up. I could get the accordion to display in my web part but clicking on another accordion pane would not…

BeforeProperties/AfterProperties in Event Receivers – I always forget this

  I always forget this and when I come to create a new SharePoint Event Receiver I wonder why the BeforeProperties or AfterProperties are sometimes not populated. The Synergy MOSS blog has a really good post describing exactly what properties will contain a hash table and which will be empty…