Install custom Help Collection in SharePoint 2013

This post is a contribution from Aaron Maio, an engineer with the SharePoint Developer Support team The article describes how to add custom help for SharePoint sites with out-of-box feature Custom Site Collection Help in SharePoint 2010. If you have packed your Help files in a CAB file, you can use HCINSTAL.EXE (in C:\Program Files\Common…

5

Migrating SharePoint 2010 workflow custom activity to SharePoint 2013

 This post is a contribution from Vitaly Lyamin, an engineer with the SharePoint Developer Support team. For SharePoint 2010 custom activities to work in SharePoint 2013, the “authorizedType” node needs to be defined in a new sub-section “targetFx” under the “authorizedTypes” section. If this is not changed, an error will be encountered: ‘The type or…

3

Can’t access public properties of registered User Controls inside a SharePoint 2013 project

This blog post is a contribution from Aaron Miao, an engineer with the SharePoint Developer Support team. This is not a new issue.  Ronald Widha’s blog post addresses this issue for SharePoint 2010.  But with SharePoint 2012 and Visual Studio 2012 releases, the issue still remains and gets more complicated. Problem If you create a…

0