Category Archives: SharePoint 2013

Pre-Populate People Picker Value With Current User

Here is how you can set the current user into a person/group field for example on a NewForm.aspx page. All you need is JQuery and a Content Editor Web Part (CEWP) on the NewForm.aspx page. Just change the name of your People Picker field in line 4 below.

SharePoint Url Query Parameters

Today I’m posting some useful URL query parameters for SharePoint: Web Part Maintenance Page http://siteUrl?contents=1 User Information List http://SC-Url/_catalogs/users/simple.aspx http://SC-Url/_catalogs/users/detail.aspx Open Page in edit mode http://siteUrl?ControlMode=Edit&DisplayMode=Design Quick Deploy List (Hidden) http://SC-Url/Quick%20Deploy%20Items/AllItems.aspx Taxonomy List (Hidden) http://SC-Url/Lists/TaxonomyHiddenList/AllItems.aspx Nintex Workflow History List (Hidden) http://SC-Url/Lists/NintexWorkflowHistory/AllItems.aspx Get the version of the SharePoint server http://SC-Url/_vti_pvt/Service.cnf Save site as a template http://siteUrl/_layouts/savetmpl.aspx […]

OfficeWebApp “Ribbon.Read” has not been made available for this page or does not exist

If you receive following error: “The Ribbon Tab with id: “Ribbon.Read” has not been made available for this page or does not exist.” while trying to create a new office document by clicking new document and selecting one of the office documents: Then you should try to rebind your SharePoint WOPI bindings to your OfficeWebApp […]

Adieu InfoPath:-(

Microsoft announced that they’re retiring the development of the product InfoPath. No new version of InfoPath will be released in the future. So the last version is InfoPath 2013. But Microsoft is investing effort in a new forms technology which will better integrate SharePoint, Access and Word. MS Office Blog Post So what about product […]