SharePoint Form Tags Content Editor and Custom WebParts

Ever try to place a Form in a SharePoint WebPart or Content Editor WebPart. Doesn’t work real hot. In SharePoint 2010 I managed to strip a master page to its bare bones and override some JavaScript Methods and was able to nest a form tag. SharePoint 2013, a different story. So the basic jest, build the Form virtually on the client in memory using JavaScript and submit it. There is…

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Run SharePoint Workflow for all list items

This is one of those, durrrr, why didn’t I think of that solutions. Basically, I have this workflow that sets up data in another column. There was a change to the system and I needed to rerun the workflow for all the items in the list. After some searching, you can’t really kick off a workflow for all items. What you can do, change the workflow start criteria to fire…


The name ‘InitializeControl’ does not exist in the current context

I’ve ran into this error several times now. The name ‘InitializeControl’ does not exist in the current context There have been several suggestions on how to fix this, some blogs say to create a new Visual Web Part in the Template folder and copy it back into the Web Part Project and a myriad of other mumbo jumbo. I discovered the cause of the problem by reading a submission,…