Installing PortalFront Tru Slider 3.0

What is provided A zip file with the files needed This video provides a good overview of the slider setup that will help guide you in the installation. It does not provide as much detail as this post. https://db.tt/ptN3OPv8 Instructions Copying the files Go to your root site collection where you wish to place the slider code base. Go to Site Actions -> View All Site Content -> Style Library Create a folder called "PortalFrontSlider" Copy the contents of the zip file into the folder. Create News Blog Site (Optional) NOTE: If you don’t already have a list that you...

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Top 50 SharePoint Plug-Ins and Web Parts For 2013 and Office 365

SharePoint makes it easier for businesses and individuals to collaborate, manage files, communicate and more; it’s a convenience that has almost become a necessity in such a busy world. With the proper plug-ins, you can make Sharepoint even more convenient. We here at PortalFront  have been exceptionally excited about the 2013 release of SharePoint not only in our hosting packages but also in the way our clients are using the platform and it’s application .  We put together a list of apps that can greatly increase your experience using Sharepoint.  The apps and web...

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How to Copy List Template

Site Actions –> Site Settings –> List Template Right click on the list template you want to copy. In IE, click "Save Target As" to save the STP file Save it locally Go to the destination site collection Go to Site Actions –> Site Settings –> List Template Click the Documents tab in the ribbon Click Upload Document Now the New Template is installed. Go to create a new site and see it listed.

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SharePoint Search shows Unexpected error has occurred. We Parts Maintenance Page

Issue You go to the search page in SharePoint Foundation and the page breaks giving you. This page has a SearchBoxScriptWebPart web part on it. “Sorry, something went wrong” An unexpected error has occurred. Web Parts Maintenance Page: If you have permission, you can use this page to temporarily close Web Parts or remove personal settings. For more information, contact your site administrator. Looking at the ULS logs you see: Error Messages Unexpected    System.InvalidProgramException: Common Language Runtime detected an invalid program. at...

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PivotChart Fields not showing in Power Pivot in SharePoint

Issue Details When a user clicks on a pivotable or pivotchart, the “PivotChart Fields” view automatically pops up. In other instances only Quick Explore pops...

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PortalFront SharePoint Slider Preview – Installation

The instructions provided are for the Preview version of the PortalFront SharePoint Slider. For the full version visit SharePoint Slider. What is provided A zip file with the files needed Instructions [Important Note] – If your site collection is  not located at the root  of your domain, then please follow the additional instructions below “My SharePoint Site URL has “/sites/” in it” to make sure the slider shows up. Usually you can tell if your site is not at the root of your domain when you see “/sites/” in your URL. Copying the files Go to...

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