Creating a latest blog posts web part

One of the great site templates that comes with SharePoint 2010 is the blog template. For a lot of organisations that are looking to encourage knowledge sharing an internal blogging initiative is often seen as a great first step. Blogs are a concept that many users are familiar with from regular use on the internet . . . → Read More: Creating a latest blog posts web part

SharePoint 2010 Publishing Sites and Mobile Views Authentication Issue

During testing of a SharePoint 2010 public facing website we noticed that when using mobile devices anonymous users were getting authentication prompts. Not good! The intended behaviour was to send users to the standard view of the website but SharePoint was detecting mobile browsers and redirecting to the mobile view of the site. We ended . . . → Read More: SharePoint 2010 Publishing Sites and Mobile Views Authentication Issue

PowerShell Commands To List SharePoint Features

The more I work with SharePoint 2010 the more I am starting to love PowerShell. My scripting skills are pretty basic (!) but here are a couple of useful little snippets to get back some information from a site that previously I would have spent a while going through the UI or SharePoint Root – . . . → Read More: PowerShell Commands To List SharePoint Features

SharePoint 2010 Web Parts and Malformed Reusable Content Error in Event Viewer

On my last SharePoint 2010 project (building a public-facing website) I saw that the event log was getting deluged with errors with an Event ID 5548 from the Web Content Management source in the Publishing task category. The detailed event message was:

Event ID 5548 A malformed reusable content HTML fragment was found: A placeholder . . . → Read More: SharePoint 2010 Web Parts and Malformed Reusable Content Error in Event Viewer