Modifying NewDocSet.aspx without dirty hacks

Typically when you browse the interwebs, you’ll get two answers to the question “how can I add JS to the new document set page?”: Edit the master page Edit the _layouts/15/NewDocSet.aspx The first is a bad idea, because this adds extra weight to every page load in the site collection. And editing the master page…

Backing up Access Web Apps

Since my previous blog posts about Access Web Apps, I’ve had multiple questions on how to back them up. If you’re on premise, you could deploy a backup plan that allows you to roll back your data (and structure) to previous versions, but that won’t cut it as your forms and rules won’t be backed…

Why you should not be using Huddle

I’m not the typical bile writer, but I’ve been working with Huddle these last few months, and there are some things I need to write down for the community to learn. Huddle is a decent tool if you have low document management needs. Most people don’t have low needs. Office integration Microsoft Office has become…

Error CS0501 and SharePoint

Last week when deploying some SharePoint solutions, I got error CS0501 thrown on my plate: ULS told me nothing more: System.Web.HttpCompileException: c:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\ep\EPErrorPage.aspx(16): error CS0501: ‘ASP._layouts_ep_eperrorpage_aspx.UseDefaultResourceValue.get’ must declare a body because it is not marked abstract or extern