Category Archives: SharePoint 2013

Handling pre-save action for publishing pages in JavaScript for SharePoint

In SharePoint 2013 it is fairly well known that you can catch and handle the pre-save action in JavaScript for list item forms by implementing the PreSaveAction() method. This however does not work for publishing pages as this method is … Continue reading

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SPClientSideDeployment now supports deploying assemblies to GAC (On-Prem only)

While these days server-side solution looks as if it’s going out of fashion, the fact is quite a number of people are still dependent on them for various reasons. Back in the days when server-side solution was the only (practical) option, … Continue reading

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SPClientSideDeployment 3.1 brings support for minified JS/CSS and seamless dev-prod transition

I have just released version 3.1 of SPClientSideDeployment with added support for minified JS/CSS. You are now able to include minified files in the deployment package that the tool generates, and instruct the generated PowerShell script to use them during … Continue reading

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Programmatically setting toolbar type for list view web part [SharePoint]

If you ever tried to programmatically set the toolbar type for a list view web part then you will find that this is not at all straightforward. There are actually quite a lot of posts about this on the net, and … Continue reading

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Publishing deployment package with SPClientSideDeployment 1.1

With SPClientSideDeployment you can point Visual Studio to any environment and deploy your files to that environment. This is fine for development, but typically is not good practice for higher environments. Most organisations dictate that a package is given to IT Ops, … Continue reading

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SPClientSideDeployment: a new productivity Visual Studio extension for SharePoint developers

New in 3.2: Added support for deploying assemblies to GAC (On-Prem only) New in 3.1: Added support for minified JS/CSS and seamless dev-prod transitioning New in 3.0: Auto-deploy on save option and support for TypeScript, JSX, LESS and SASS New in … Continue reading

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